Would you like to play a key part in Toca Boca’s Research and Insights Team? With over 60 million monthly players and terabytes of daily data, we have a lot of data that needs to be managed. In the role of a Senior Data Engineer you will be an integral part of developing technology that enables our vision to create fantastic play experiences for kids.
Our team is a unique blend of all player insights functions, namely data science, data engineering, business intelligence as well as market and user research.
What you’ll be doing
As a Senior Data Engineer you’ll play a key role in making sure our systems work together and support us in drawing useful insights for all our studios. This includes maintaining our current data pipelines, building foundations for new data products, and improving our data warehouse to optimise our daily work
Our data warehouse is in Google BigQuery and the bulk of our data related work is done within Google Cloud Platform (GCP). You will be responsible for maintaining and building out our data platform, work on improving our data infrastructure, and manage all 3rd party integrations into our data warehouse.
We currently work using Firebase, BigQuery and Airflow and are looking into developing an in-house event ingestion solution built for scale, improving our daily run process, as well as migrating our data warehouse setup to DBT.
Is this you?
You are a seasoned Senior Data Engineer with solid experience working with the cloud, preferably Google Cloud Platform and BigQuery. You’re comfortable working in SQL, Airflow, DBT or similar tools, and have experience working with multiple projects and data ingestion sources.
It’s helpful if you have previous experience working with data privacy (GDPR, COPPA, etc.), CI/CD pipelines, and building tables and data models.
You are a team player proficient in translating business needs into efficient data solutions that support all layers of the organisation.
You believe in the power of play!
This is us!
Toca Boca captures the spirit of play. We create digital toys and everyday products that are filled with fun and silliness that kids from any corner of the world can instantly relate to. Everything is designed from their perspective. We celebrate the diversity and quirkiness of their world and give them the freedom to play in ways that only they can.
Good to know!
This position is full time and based in our Stockholm studio with a hybrid working model (part office, part working from home). We apply a 6-month probationary period. You’ll need to be located in Sweden as we are unable to support relocation. As we’re an international company, with over 20 nationalities working here, and millions of users all over the world, you need to be fluent in English. Your application should therefore be in English.
Toca Boca develops digital games that capture the power of play and that are filled with fun and silliness that kids around the world can instantly relate to. Since our first product launch in 2011, we have released 46 apps that have been downloaded more than 444 million times the world over, making us the No. 1 mobile-first kids brand in the App Store. Our products focus on sparking kids’ creativity and imagination, creating opportunities for open-ended play.
With offices in Stockholm and San Francisco, Toca Boca is owned by Spin Master Corp., a global children’s entertainment company that creates, designs and manufactures a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties.
What We Look ForTOM
CollaborationAmazing ideas come from anywhere. We believe transparency, honesty and constructive communication are crucial for making great things.
PlayfulnessOpen. Curious. Creative. Leaving room for spontaneity is important to us for creating a fun and playful work environment.
Standards of QualityGood enough is never good enough. We strive to innovate and evolve our craft, and we’d never get there without working together toward our visions.
PassionWe all share in the excitement of making great things together. It's what drives us to do the things we do.
ResponibilityWe take ownership and pride in everything we do. From gender to accessibility — we are dedicated to inclusivity.