Data Engineer at BuildZoom | Powderkeg

Location: Manila, Philippines

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Engineering

BuildZoom is a data company at heart. We ingest vast volumes of construction data to track the work activities of every single licensed contractor in the United States. On top of this unique data set, we deploy algorithms to identify ideal contractors for new construction projects. As a data engineer, you will work alongside our Manila and San Francisco Engineering team to develop our data pipeline and accelerate BuildZoom's rapid growth.

Our technologies include Python, MySQL, Postgres, and Redshift


  • Use your creativity to find and extract every piece of real estate and construction data available on the web.
  • Your web crawlers will overcome challenges related to complex websites, javascript powered web pages, cookies, headers, etc.
  • Collaborate with your colleagues in Manila and San Francisco to solve problems affecting the entire data pipeline.
  • Deliver the data-content needed to power BuildZoom's millions of users e.g., (
  • Design and implement analytics to monitor the data pipeline and report on trends in data depth and breadth.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Software engineering experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Bonus: professional experience with our technologies (Python, SQL, Redshift)


  • Drive. An intrinsic motivation to succeed and continuously improve yourself and your surroundings.
  • Self Improvement. A dedication to personal growth, achievement, and self-actualization.
  • Collaboration. Our team is stronger than the sum of its parts. We help each other succeed.
  • Quantitative. Our business decisions are made with data.
  • Scrappy and Tenacious. Win in the face of seemingly insurmountable obstacles.
Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Data Engineer
  • Company
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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