Data Engineer

| Greater LA Area

Data Engineer

Protecht’s industry leading live event technology and consumer-facing protection products help provide ticketing platforms and organizers with control over inventory, additional lines of revenue, fraud prevention tools, and fan engagement through enhancements like an improved checkout flow, internal automation, and upgraded security.


Job Description:

The Engineering Team at Protecht is looking to add a Data Engineer to our growing team! You would be the first of your skillset to take on this role and help Protecht become a truly data driven company. You are self-motivated, adaptable, performance driven and love working with Data. Working alongside the SVP of Engineering, you will:

  • Manage data warehouse plans for a group of products
  • Interface with product team and product analysts to understand data needs
  • Design, build and launch new data models, data extraction, transformation and loading processes in production in a microservice architecture
  • Design, build and maintain infrastructure to support all data operations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Informatics, Computer Science, or related.
  • 2+ years experience in the data warehouse space
  • Experience with custom ETL design, implementation and maintenance
  • 2+ years experience with programming languages, Python preferred.
  • Hands on and deep experience with schema design and dimensional data modeling
  • Ability to write efficient SQL statements
  • You're comfortable operating in a rapidly changing environment.

Why Protecht:

At Protecht, you are part of a high-performance team that focuses on driving innovation, critical solutions and building next-gen technology that will disrupt the live entertainment industry. If you are excited about massive scale, quality, performance, craftsmanship, and want a fair challenge and a leap forward, come join us and enjoy the following sweet perks:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Full Medical Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Continuous Learning Program
  • Paid Volunteer Days
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Fully-Stocked Kitchen
  • Fun Company Sponsored Events
  • Reimbursements for live event ticket purchases (up to $1200 annually!)
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • PythonLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • React-NativeLibraries
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • Vue.JSFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • AsanaManagement
    • MondayManagement
    • PipedriveCRM
    • MailChimpEmail
    • SendGridEmail


Our office overlooks the gorgeous Newport Marina and is super close to tons of awesome restaurants. Take a ride down PCH and join us in #siliconharbor

An Insider's view of Protecht

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The Protecht office is buzzing with the good energy of super brains with super great personalities! Show up ready to "own today" and be ready to laugh your way through the challenges towards a common goal of disrupting the Live Events industry. How can the vibe NOT be awesome with the Newport Beach marina as your office view?


Executive Assistant

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Protecht is helping platforms and organizers provide more value to the fan in all of us and in the process, improve the checkout flow so that fans and attendees can avoid financial pitfalls. We build technology that powers choice and convenience and we work with both platforms and organizers to provide a better in-and-post-purchase experience


SVP, Partnerships - Music Venues & Artists

How does the company support your career growth?

Protecht deeply believes in personal and career growth. We are always on the hunt for bleeding edge technology. Through our Continuous Learning Program, our engineers are actively engaged in tech conferences, workshops, and online training programs. We believe through empowering each individual, we yield the best ideas and the greatest team!


SVP, Engineering

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

Our goal is to disrupt industries. Successful, scalable, and repeatable disruption can only come from the minds of a truly diverse team working without the historical limitations of “how it is”, or “what is supposed to be”. We have built our company to take chances, think out of the box, and celebrate fresh ideas. Come join us.


President & Chief Business Officer

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

A unique challenge that our team continually faces is the ability to have our embeddable widgets work across browsers that are constantly evolving. In order to create predictability in a not so predictable environment, we take error reporting and testing very seriously. This goes as far as supporting browser iterations that were released in 2012.


Lead Front End Engineer

What are Protecht Perks + Benefits

Protecht Benefits Overview

Protecht knows that happy employees are the best employees. Thats why we cover 100% of the costs for each of our employees Medical, Dental, and Vision plans. We also have flexible hours, standing desks for everyone, unlimited PTO, fully stocked kitchen, and lots of opportunities for professional development. Not to mention, reimbursements towards Live Event ticket purchases every month!

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Show us those pearly whites! Protecht offers a 100% employer sponsored dental plan for our employees.
Vision Benefits
We want you to have a clear vision of your future, so we offer employees a 100% employer sponsored vision plan.
Health Insurance Benefits
Health = Happiness. We have a 100% employer sponsored medical plan for all of our employees!
Life Insurance
Rest easy, Protecht offers life insurance to all employees!
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Flex schedules for your busy life.
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Take a break when you need it! Let us know when you need time off and breathe easy, you never have to accrue PTO.
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Giving back is important - we will support philanthropy and volunteer days!
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
You can't work by the beach without a solid pair of flip flops.
Company Outings
Company celebrations, events, and paid uber rides so you can (responsibly) let loose.
Game Room
Ping pong = life
Stocked Kitchen
Plenty of snacks so that you can fuel up throughout the day.
Some Meals Provided
Catered lunches for meetings and cakes for birthdays!
Happy Hours
Have one on us in our waterfront office!
Parking permits for everyone!
Relocation Assistance
Relocation packages if you're at the wrong place at the right time.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Our continuous learning program allows you to tell us what you need to be successful in your role here!
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