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Sr. Big Data Platform Engineering Manager



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

About the Team:

With eight specialized departments, the engineering team functions as a highly collaborative, diverse powerhouse. Each department mission is to deliver seamless and innovative communication solutions. These range from software development and machine learning to quality assurance teams that work to create and maintain Zoom's user-friendly interfaces and robust infrastructure. The team continues to push the boundaries of communication technology, bringing people together regardless of their physical distance.


  • Lead and manage the global data engineering teams. Work with our internal stakeholders to understand their data need, and drive the design and implementation of Zoom’s next-gen big data enablement.

  • Create strategic data solutions to scale both the data environment and data usage of our Big Data platform.

  • Identity, drive, and deliver a strategic mix of short-term solutions to address urgent business needs, and long-term implementation to drive future value.

  • Build a self-serve data environment to enable our stakeholders to leverage data and drive Zoom’s growth.

  • Own and continuously improve the robustness, stability, scalability, quality, and accuracy of our data and data processes (ETLs).

  • Design and create multiple data layers for multiple use cases and multiple personas of Zoom’s data users.

  • Ensure 99.99% uptime of our data processes and stakeholder-facing layers.

What we're looking for:

  • Requires a Master's degree in Computer Applications, Applied Computer Science, a related field, or a foreign equivalent.

  • Must have 5 years of experience in job offered or related occupation.

  • Must have 5 years of experience in data engineering as individual contributor and hands-on/coding; writing complex SQL queries; coding in Python or Spark or Scala or any other common Big Data related languages; data modeling concepts with proven experience designing large scale data systems; creating and driving strategies to drive data democratization and enablement; Snowflake; Databricks; and working in AWS environment.

  • Telecommuting work arrangement permitted: position may work in various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S.

Company Name: Zoom Video Communications, Inc.


Salary Range or On Target Earnings:





In addition to the base salary and/or OTE listed Zoom has a Total Direct Compensation philosophy that takes into consideration; base salary, bonus and equity value.

Information about Zoom’s benefits is on our careers page here.

Note: Starting pay will be based on a number of factors and commensurate with qualifications & experience.

We also have a location based compensation structure; there may be a different range for candidates in this and other locations.

Ways of Working
Our structured hybrid approach is centered around our offices and remote work environments. The work style of each role, Hybrid, Remote, or In-Person is indicated in the job description/posting.

As part of our award-winning workplace culture and commitment to delivering happiness, our benefits program offers a variety of perks, benefits, and options to help employees maintain their physical, mental, emotional, and financial health; support work-life balance; and contribute to their community in meaningful ways. Click Learn for more information.

About Us
Zoomies help people stay connected so they can get more done together. We set out to build the best collaboration platform for the enterprise, and today help people communicate better with products like Zoom Contact Center, Zoom Phone, Zoom Events, Zoom Apps, Zoom Rooms, and Zoom Webinars.
We’re problem-solvers, working at a fast pace to design solutions with our customers and users in mind. Here, you’ll work across teams to deliver impactful projects that are changing the way people communicate and enjoy opportunities to advance your career in a diverse, inclusive environment.

Our Commitment​
We believe that the unique contributions of all Zoomies is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. Zoom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives including qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records and any qualified applicants requiring reasonable accommodations in accordance with the law.

If you need assistance navigating the interview process due to a medical disability, please submit an Accommodations Request Form and someone from our team will reach out soon. This form is solely for applicants who require an accommodation due to a qualifying medical disability. Non-accommodation-related requests, such as application follow-ups or technical issues, will not be addressed.

Good news – this job posting is more like a marathon, not a sprint, so it could be available for a while! We're on the lookout for awesome folks to join Zoom in various similar roles. No need to rush, just hit us up whenever you're ready to apply. We're always keeping an eye out for amazing talent!