Data Engineer

Jaak - London

5 months ago

At JAAK we're connecting media companies and creators using technology to reduce the friction of moving payments and data around a global, but fragmented industry.

We're looking for someone to join the core of the JAAK team and assume responsibility for the design and build of our architecture.


  • Take ownership of the technical infrastructure component of JAAK and META.
  • Plan the build delivery and oversee implementation.
  • Liaise with Product team and Engineering.
  • Team management is a bonus but this role will be hands-on (coding and building).


  • Construct a distributed, global structured data space for the storage and retrieval of media assets and metadata.
  • Design and implement a distributed data storage architecture for both a public and permissioned blockchain solution.


  • Familiarity with distributed storage and content delivery technologies
  • Experience using and understanding blockchain/distributed ledger technology
  • Background in knowledge representation, formal logic, machine learning, AI and statistics are a big plus
  • Data processing pipelines (hadoop, mahout)
  • Evidence designing complex systems and seeing it through to product delivery is a must
  • Creativity and vision in the blockchain space are crucial.
  • Ability to present ideas clearly.

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