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Staff Data Engineer - Analytics



Data Science
Menlo Park, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 3, 2024


As Staff Data Engineer - Analytics, you will work on a diverse set of initiatives spanning the data engineering and data science domains to help Character grow its product through analytical excellence.

You will partner with our Data Platform and Data Science teams to optimize warehouse design and performance, evolve critical product analytics systems, enable and expand use cases of product data and help develop a world-class data culture. Your initial focus will be on these key areas:

  1. Evolve our A/B testing tooling: Conduct a thorough analysis of our current A/B testing framework and prepare it for the next generation of data-driven product growth.

  2. Evolve our analytics event collection systems: Conduct a thorough analysis of the product landscape for a scalable and robust solution that prepares the company for its next phase of growth.

  3. Enable product team insights: Design, implement, and maintain a robust data warehousing design for consistent and reliable reporting and ease of data exploration as we continue to better understand our users.


  • 5+ years experience in data engineering within a consumer-facing technology company (chat, social media, or UGC)

  • Experience building data warehousing and pipelines with BigQuery (or similar), dbt and Airflow

  • Experience modeling and scaling event telemetry systems for analytical use-cases

  • Experience implementing and supporting product experimentation data platforms

  • Proven track record of cross-functional execution and collaboration

  • Strong Python and SQL experience

Join our visionary team, on-site 3-5 days a week, at the forefront of next-generation AGI.

About Character Technologies, Inc.

Founded in 2021 by AI pioneers Noam Shazeer and Daniel De Freitas, Character is a leading AI company offering personalized experiences through customizable AI 'Characters.' As one of the most widely used AI platforms worldwide, Character enables users to interact with AI tailored to their unique needs and preferences.

In just two years, we achieved unicorn status and were named Google Play's AI App of the Year – a testament to our groundbreaking technology and vision.

Noam co-invented core LLM tech and was recently honored as one of TIME's 100 Most Influential in AI. Daniel created LaMDA, the breakthrough conversational AI now powering Google's Bard.

Ready to shape the future of AGI? 🚀

At Character, we value diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds. As an equal opportunity employer, we firmly uphold a non-discrimination policy based on race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability. Your unique perspectives are vital to our success.