Data Engineer

About Forward

Forward is a consulting firm that works exclusively with independent consultants to help startups build their engineering organizations.

About the Work

Company Stage: Pre-seed

Keywords: Python, bash, airflow, SQL

Term: 12+ months

Hours per week: 40

Budget: $2500-$4000/month

Timeline: 12+ months

Timezone Constraints: 4 hours overlap with ET

Geographic Constraints: None, though Pakistan preferred


We’re working with a company that’s using AI to build outreach automation and personalization tools for real estate professionals.

They’re in the process of collecting 100s of millions of data points on property and property owners and they’re looking for an engineer to help them maintain, manage, and expand their ETL infrastructure. You’d be working directly with the CTO on this project.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have experience building out data infrastructure
  • You have python experience
  • You have experience writing non-trivial SQL queries
  • You have bash experience
  • You have 5+ years experience

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