Data/Database Engineer

In by Lisa Herren

At AdPredictive, we build smart tools for smart people. We connect brands with their audiences across the entire media landscape with greater efficiency and effectiveness than ever before – empowering them to focus on what matters most in growing and shaping their businesses.

We’re looking for a Data Engineer to join the AdPredictive Technology team in our Kansas City office.  We are a diverse group of open-minded, hardworking individuals who know how to both have fun and get things done.  Our infrastructure is 100% cloud-based, leveraging a wide array of open-source and commercial technologies. This role would primarily be responsible for maintaining our data infrastructure and making data accessible to business initiatives.


  • Data Engineering: Build and manage efficient, scalable ETL pipelines in the AWS cloud
  • Database Administration: Serve as a primary resource in general cloud-based database administration
  • Data Automation: Collaborate with engineering and client services teams on data automation opportunities
  • Data Quality Assurance: Develop and improve data quality and cleansing procedures
  • Data Compliance: Contribute to maintaining AdPredictive’s SOC 2 compliance certification, and take part in associated audit activities
  • Strategy: Participate with the greater AdPredictive team in shaping company level initiatives


  • 3+ years Data / ETL Engineering & integration experience
  • 3+ years experience with Python software development
  • 3+ years of experience writing SQL
  • Experience with AWS cloud ecosystem
  • Experience with ETL / dependency management frameworks such as Airflow
  • Experience with Docker
  • Comfortable working with the Linux command line
  • Data modeling skills with a focus on data warehousing
  • Possess effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to express complex ideas
  • Express desire and curiosity for learning new technologies
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, agile work environment
  • Effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to distill complex ideas, and to influence and set a collaborative cadence for the team

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Redshift/Postgres
  • Experience with ETL / dependency management frameworks such as Airflow
  • Experience with Spark/PySpark/EMR
  • Experience with Kubernetes

Culture & Benefits

AdPredictive offers the following as part of our extensive benefits package:

  • The following are offered to our employees, free of cost
    • Healthcare
    • Dental insurance
    • Vision insurance
    • Life/AD&D insurance
    • Short-term disability
    • Long-term disability
  • Employee bonus program tied to company performance
  • Company involvement in non-profit organizations directly benefiting the Kansas City area
  • Employee Morale Program
  • Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Monthly communication allowance
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation time
  • Dependent Care FSA

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