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Eventbrite has the world's largest data repository of live events, powering millions of events and hundreds of millions of ticket transactions each year in 170+ countries. Our Data Engineering teams help wrangle data to drive business growth for our event creators, attendees, and the Eventbrite leadership. As we position Eventbrite for success over the next few years, we are building critical partnerships across the business to build high quality data models and infrastructure to drive actionable insights into our product features and services.


Our Data Platform team builds and operates a reliable, scalable and secure data platform to meet Eventbrite's needs. They partner with product-engineering teams to deliver data-powered functionality for customers, they work with cross functional stakeholders to enable visibility into business critical metrics, and they collaborate with analysts and data scientists to enhance modeling and analytics capabilities.


  • Work with the team to design and implement features for the data platform.
  • Automate and optimize data pipelines and set up monitoring and feedback systems
  • Write and optimize ETL from/to the product and homegrown or 3rd party tools.
  • Drive vendor POCs for data and analytics solutions.
  • Translate data consumption requirements into technical specifications, including data streams, integrations, transformations, databases, and data warehouses
  • Collaborate cross functionally to revamp data models that power business critical internal and customer-visible metrics
  • Advocate for data driven thinking and help elevate data literacy across the company
  • Mentor and learn from peers to build a cohesive culture and best practices on data at Eventbrite


  • 5-8 years of experience in Software or Data Engineering, building high quality production software
  • Experience with modern data ingestion tech stack
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Proficiency in Python, SQL & Airflow.
  • Experience running ETL processes on large scale data sets
  • Experience with IaC Tooling
  • Experience with modern data warehouses like Snowflake , Amazon Redshift, Google Big-Query. Experience with data governance tools like Collibra, Amundsen or Alation.
  • Familiarity with Data Engineering tools such as Hadoop, MySQL, Dagster, DynamoDB, EMR, Terraform, Kafka/Kinesis, Presto/Trino, Kubernetes etc.
  • Data modeling experience and ability to partner with technical and non technical stakeholders
  • Experience with data lakes based on Amazon S3, HDFS.
  • Experience translating high level business questions to analytics needs and implementation
  • Knowledge of any Cloud preferably AWS and Hadoop ecosystem knowledge
  • Have worked on Agile framework


  • Experience with AWS products and services
  • Experience architecting and/or running data infrastructure
  • Experience with Data Visualization like Tableau, PowerBI.
  • Active Eventbrite user with a passion for live events
  • Skilled in various forms of data modeling on structured, semi-structured and unstructured data
  • Familiarity with server-side frameworks, such as Django, Express, Rails, or .Net.
  • Familiarity with database optimization and scaling approaches including indexing, partitioning, sharding, clustering, in ?memory tables, horizontal and vertical scaling.
  • Familiarity with managing large datasets and understanding the complexities of merging large databases, meeting security audit requirements, and implementing data retention policies.


At Eventbrite everyone is invited to be their whole self and we cultivate an environment to make sure that is feasible throughout the entirety of an individual's time at Eventbrite. We are committed to providing competitive, valuable and meaningful benefits and experiences for our employees to ensure we meet them where they are in life.

Cultivating a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where all people are invited and belong is our top priority.

Employees can participate in resource groups and we offer global programming and training throughout the year to support a diverse and inclusive workplace. Read more about our Diversity and Inclusion work for our team, culture, and community.


We offer comprehensive benefits and a wellness package above and beyond standard medical benefits to support our Britelings' lifestyle.

Eventbrite's global benefit programs are designed to meet you where you are by offering resources and support for your health, well-being, finances, and family. This includes support in a remote environment, wellness allowance, Carrot family planning benefit, Origin Financial Planning service, and other offerings to ease the mind and body like Modern Health and BriteBreaks (generally the first Friday of every month off).


At Eventbrite, we are dedicated to fostering diversity, equity and inclusion. We welcome individuals from all backgrounds, abilities and experiences to apply, and we make employment decisions on the basis of merit. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion or religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender reassignment, gender expression, age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, or any other legally protected characteristic.

If, due to a disability, you need an accommodation during any part of the interview process, please let your recruiter know.

Company name: Eventbrite
Remote job title: Senior Data Platform Engineer
Job tags: Kubernetes, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), analytics
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