Haystack News

Data Engineer in Haystack News


This job takes place some days from home and others at the office in: Lima
| Semi Senior | Full time | Data Science / Analytics

Relocation offered

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Haystack News is the leading local & world news service on Connected TVs reaching millions of users! This is a unique opportunity to work at Haystack News, one of the fastest-growing TV startups in the world. We are already preloaded on 37% of all TVs shipped in the US!

Be part of a Silicon Valley startup and work directly with the founding team. Jumpstart your career by working with Stanford & Carnegie Mellon alumni and faculty who have already been part of other successful startups in Silicon Valley.

You should join us if you're hungry to learn how Silicon Valley startups thrive, you like to ship quickly and often, love to solve challenging problems, and like working in small teams.

See Haystack's feature at this year's Google IO:

Job functions

  • Analyze large data sets to get insights using statistical analysis tools and techniques
  • Collaborate with the Marketing, Editorial and Engineering teams on dataset building, querying and dashboard implementations
  • Support the data tooling improvement efforts and help increase the company data literacy
  • Work with the ML team on feature engineering and A/B testing for model building and improvement
  • Design, test and build highly scalable data management and monitoring systems
  • Build high-performance algorithms, prototypes and predictive models

Qualifications and requirements

  • Strong written and spoken English is a must!
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Math, Economics or related field
  • 2+ years experience doing analytics in a professional setting
  • Advanced SQL skills, including performance troubleshooting
  • Experience with data warehouses (e.g. Snowflake, BigQuery, Redshift)
  • Proficient in Python including familiarity with Jupyter notebooks
  • Strong Math/Stats background with statistical analysis experience on big data sets
  • Strong communication skills, be able to communicate complex concepts effectively.


  • Unlimited vacations :)
  • Travel to team's offsite events
  • 100% paid Uber rides to go to the office
  • Learn about multiple technologies

Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Relocation offered If you are moving in from another country, Haystack News helps you with your relocation.
Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Meals provided Haystack News provides free lunch and/or other kinds of meals.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Computer repairs Haystack News covers some computer repair expenses.
Commuting stipend Haystack News offers a stipend to cover some commuting costs.
Computer provided Haystack News provides a computer for your work.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Recreational areas Space for games or sports.

Remote work policy


This job takes place some days from home and others at the office in Lima (Peru).

About Haystack News

Haystack News is one of the fastest-growing companies in the connected TV space. — Haystack News's full profile

Data Engineer
Haystack News • Lima
This job takes place some days from home and others at the office in: Lima
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