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Data Engineer Intern - 2024

First Resonance

First Resonance

Data Science
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 7, 2023

First Resonance is seeking a Data Engineering Intern to join our team next summer (2024) at our headquarters in Los Angeles, CA and to help revolutionize next generation manufacturing software with ION. The Data Engineering Intern will assist in designing, developing, and maintaining scalable ETL processes and data pipelines. The successful candidate will work closely with our data team to optimize data storage and retrieval using distributed systems and cloud technologies and collaborate with cross-functional teams to define data requirements and ensure data quality.

Things you will do:

  • Design, develop, and maintain scalable ETL processes and data pipelines
  • Optimize data storage and retrieval using distributed systems and cloud technologies
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define data requirements and ensure data quality
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and resolve data processing issues
  • Continuously refine and optimize data engineering practices and tools

Skills you will develop:

  • Programming skills in Python or other relevant languages for data processing
  • SQL, ETL development and tooling (some DBT)
  • Exposure to distributed systems and cloud technologies (AWS)
  • Gain an understanding of data warehousing concepts and best practices
  • Build knowledge of system orchestration tooling (Airflow, Luigi, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications (experience or interest in):

  • Distributed data storage systems (Snowflake, Apache Druid, AWS Redshift)
  • Modern data stores and file formats (Delta, Iceberg, etc.)
  • Data modeling, schema design, and data normalization techniques
  • Stream processing tools & frameworks (Apache Kafka, Debezium, Spark Streaming)
  • Distributed Big Data tools (Trino, Apache Spark)
  • Machine learning frameworks and tools (TensorFlow, PyTorch)
  • Building enterprise applications or working in a manufacturing environment

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in an engineering, physics or math discipline by the start of employment
  • Able to work full time, onsite for a minimum of 12 consecutive weeks beginning mid June 2024
  • Able to work onsite at Downtown LA HQ for a minimum of 2-3 days per week
  • Must be a U.S. citizen

Benefits & Perks:

  • Paid holidays, sick days
  • Team outings, group lunches, an open office, happy hours
  • Flexible Fridays

First Resonance accelerates the speed and reliability of hardware development for companies manufacturing the next generation of hardware products. This includes electric airplanes, autonomous vehicles, robotics, and more. We are a group of software, hardware, and manufacturing engineers that are bringing the best of modern UX and data science to an industry that has been overly rigid in its innovation. We are removing the barriers preventing radical advancement by providing tools to manufacturing engineers and operators to move information more freely, collaborate with their teams more easily, and use the power of data to predict problems and provide insights that result in better hardware quality and delivery.