Data Infrastructure Engineer III

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Req #2294
Thursday, February 1, 2024
If you are looking for a career at a dynamic company with a people-first mindset and a deep culture of growth and autonomy, ACV is the right place for you! Competitive compensation packages and learning and development opportunities, ACV has what you need to advance to the next level in your career. We will continue to raise the bar every day by investing in our people and technology to help our customers succeed. We hire people who share our passion, bring innovative ideas to the table, and enjoy a collaborative atmosphere. 

Who we are: 

ACV is a technology company that has revolutionized how dealers buy and sell cars online. We are transforming the automotive industry. ACV Auctions Inc. (ACV), has applied innovation and user-designed, data driven applications and solutions. We are building the most trusted and efficient digital marketplace with data solutions for sourcing, selling and managing used vehicles with transparency and comprehensive insights that were once unimaginable. We are disruptors of the industry and we want you to join us on our journey. ACV’s network of brands includes ACV Auctions, ACV Transportation, ClearCar, MAX Digital and ACV Capital within its Marketplace Products, as well as, True360 and Data Services. 
ACV Auctions is opening its new India Development Center in Chennai, India, and we’re looking for talented individuals to join our team. As we expand our platform, we’re offering a wide range of exciting opportunities across various roles. At ACV, we put people first and believe in the principles of trust and transparency. If you are looking for an opportunity to work with the best minds in the industry and solve unique business and technology problems? Look no further!  Join us in shaping the future of the automotive marketplace!
At ACV we focus on the Health, Physical, Financial, Social and Emotional Wellness of our Teammates and to support this we offer industry leading benefits and wellness programs.

Who we are looking for:

ACV is looking for a Data Infrastructure Engineer who has the skills to design, build, and maintain the infrastructure required for efficient data processing and analysis.  We are looking for someone who has the technical and communication skills to work closely with data scientists, data engineers, and other stakeholders to understand the organization's data needs and design scalable and reliable data platforms.


As a technical leader you will operate as a part of a high-performance team, balancing high quality delivery with customer focus and a record of delivering results in a fast-paced environment. 


What you will do:

  • Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Data Scientists, Software Engineers, and Data Analysts, to understand data requirements and translate them into technical specifications.
  • Influence companywide engineering standards for tooling, languages, and build systems.
  • Design, implement, and maintain scalable and high-performance data infrastructure solutions, with a primary focus on data.
  • Contribute, influence, and set standards for all technical aspects of a product or service including but not limited to, testing, debugging, performance, and languages.
  • Identify and troubleshoot database issues and bottlenecks, working closely with the engineering team to implement effective solutions.
  • Accountable for the overall performance of products and/or services within a defined area of focus.
  • Conduct code reviews, develop high-quality documentation, and build robust test suites for your products.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.


What you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or a related technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience. Master’s degree preferred.
  • 3+ years’ architecting, developing, and delivering software products.
  • 3+ years’ programming experience in at least one or a combination of the following: C#, Python, Java, JavaScript, Go 
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
  • In-depth knowledge of database design principles, data modeling, and performance tuning.
  • Experience with big data technologies and distributed databases, such as Hadoop, Spark, or Cassandra.
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices and tools for database automation and infrastructure provisioning.
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in an agile, fast-paced environment.
  • Preferred- experience with Service Oriented Architecture/Microservices and Event Sourcing in a platform like Kafka.
  • Preferred- experience with infrastructure as code tooling, such as terraform.
  • Nice to have- Knowledge of data warehousing concepts and technologies, including dimensional modeling and ETL frameworks. #


Our Values 

Trust & Transparency | People First | Positive Experiences | Calm Persistence | Never Settling


At ACV, we are committed to an inclusive culture in which every individual is welcomed and empowered to celebrate their true selves. We achieve this by fostering a work environment of acceptance and understanding that is free from discrimination. ACV is committed to being an equal opportunity employer regardless of sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires reasonable accommodation, please let us know.

Other details

  • Job Family Information Technology
  • Job Function Data Analytics
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India