Senior Data Engineer, Ads

Data & Analytics | Seattle, WA

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we’re looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.


At Hulu, data is essential for all our decision-making needs whether it’s related to product design, measuring advertising effectiveness, helping users discover new content or building new businesses in emerging markets. This data is deeply valuable and gives us insights into how we can continue improving our service for our users, advertisers and our content partners. Our data team is seeking a highly hardworking Senior Data Engineer with a strong technical background and is passionate about diving deeper into Big Data to develop state of the art data analytics solutions.


  • Collaborate with data product managers, data architects and data engineers to design, implement, and deliver successful data solutions
  • Define technical requirements and implementation details for the underlying data warehouse and data marts
  • Develop and optimize performant database, data model, integration and ETL in RDBMS and NoSQL environments
  • Maintain detailed documentation of your work and changes to support data quality and governance
  • Ensure high operational efficiency and quality of your solutions to meet SLAs and support commitment to the customers
  • Be an active participant and advocate of agile/scrum practice to ensure health and process improvements for your team


  • 8+ years of data engineering experience developing large data systems
  • Implement data structures using the best methodologies in data modeling
  • Proven experience with at least one major RDBMS (SQL Server, MySQL or Oracle)
  • Solid experience with data integration toolsets and writing and maintaining ETL jobs
  • Understanding of distributed computing framework like Apache Spark
  • Expert level experience with SQL/TSQL and ability to create and tune queries
  • Strong programming (Java/C# or related) and scripting skills (Python/JS) helpful
  • Agile and Scrum experience
  • Hands on experience with MapReduce or other Hadoop implementations including a deep understanding of Hive or Pig to query and process data in Hadoop
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field


  • Experience with cloud solutions (AWS, Redshift, Snowflake, other)
  • Experience with workflow management tools (Airflow, Oozie etc)
  • Knowledge of Advertising domain
  • Experience with Atscale, Impala


Just like the best ensemble casts of our favorite shows, Hulu embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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