Data Engineer

Date:  06-Mar-2023

Lisbon, PT

Company:  Miniclip Portugal Lda.
Department:  Group Technology
Job description: 

Job Description

Do you like to work with Big Data and Machine Learning, and test new things? This is the right choice for you!

We are looking for a passionate Data Engineer to join our Data Engineer Team at Miniclip working remotely from Portugal. The team works on several key services used across all games and business areas of Miniclip, reaching over 20M players every day. The team are dealing with more than 1 Petabyte of data and managing our own infrastructure across different business units.

What will you be doing at Miniclip?

Not only you will be part of designing and implementing solutions with the state-of-the-art tools, but you will also maintain and learn all the existent technologies already used. 

What are we looking for?

We are looking for a social, hard-working person who enjoys work in team and is passionate about games, and mobile free-to-play. The ideal candidate will be articulate, energetic, and strongly skilled in the following:

  • Experience in building data warehouse, analytics and BI infrastructure and tools from scratch, which are capable of processing large volumes of data and are scalable for the future.
  • Coding Experience in JAVA.
  • Knowledge of RDBM’s.
  • Extensive knowledge of SQL (NoSQL database is a plus).
  • Understanding of Linux.
  • Scientific and analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Knowledge of Spark is a plus.

About Miniclip

Miniclip is a global leader in digital games with a mission of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’. The Company develops, publishes, and distributes highly engaging games to an audience of over 400 million monthly active users across mobile, social and online platforms. They operate in 10 countries, with a global workforce of over 1000 people across 16 locations. 

Founded in 2001, the Company has successfully grown a huge global audience in over 195 countries and across six continents. Miniclip has a unique understanding of the digital games space and has developed a strong portfolio of over 60 high-quality mobile games, extensive worldwide distribution, and an internationally recognised brand name. To date, Miniclip's digital games, which also include the franchises 8 Ball Pool™, Subway Surfers™, Golf Battle™, Football Strike™, Carrom Pool™, and™ have generated more than 7 billion downloads. Miniclip has more than 70 million daily active players reaching people across the world in the pursuit of ‘unleashing the gamer in everyone’. 

In the past three years, as part of their ambitious growth plans, Miniclip have been delighted to welcome the teams from Playsport (famous for Motorsport Manager), Yakuto (creators of Darts of Fury), Masomo (home of Head Ball 2), Ilyon (designers of Bubble Shooter), Eight Pixels Square (Sniper Strike) operating as Miniclip Derby, Gamebasics (creators of OSM Online Soccer Manager) now operating as Miniclip Netherlands, Green Horse Games (home of Football Rivals), Supersonic Software Ltd., trading as (the team behind the highly successful Puzzle Page and Picture Cross), and most recently Sybo (famous for Subway Surfers). 
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