Data Engineer [ Platforms ]

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Data Engineer ( Platforms )  

Full-time · 24x7 shifting rotation · Manila

We are currently looking for an experienced Data Engineer or related role who specializes and has keen interest in maintaining systems and platforms operations hosting data engineering and analytics solutions like Apache Spark and similar technologies and its ecosystems. 


Opswerks specializes in making data center and cloud operation teams thrive. Our philosophy is about making technology “Werk” for our customers by tailoring solutions to their exact needs. We believe that products, services, tools and processes should serve the needs of people, NOT the other way around.

Our global team of service architects, infrastructure admins and software engineers have built and operated some of the world’s largest, most scalable environments over the past two decades. From 24/7 monitoring to infrastructure design to application development, our team of talented, creative and dynamic people has got it all covered.

Join us at Opswerks. Together, we can make technology “Werk” for the people.


  • You will be part of our 24x7 team composed of talented engineers both from Opswerks and its partner-customers focusing on the development, maintenance, and operations of platforms and applications delivering quality, secure, and reliable service.

  • Work with our customer’s data engineering and analytics teams to support their workflows and operations running on both their in-house, indigenously developed and commercially offered platforms.
  • Perform root cause analysis, identify and resolve underlying problem patterns while driving automation solutions and optimizing engineering processes.

  • Help and support our customer’s through our technical capacity and capability central to infrastructure or platforms which helps them scale, improve, optimize and develop their applications.
  • Works confidently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a diverse group of individuals and teams.
  • Build tools/develop or help contribute in the improvement of solutions for challenging and business-critical problems.

  • Able to write clear, consumable, and effective documentation


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher education, preferably in computing or any related field.
  • Minimum of 1 year working in a Dev-ops environment and is well adapted to its mindset and concepts.

  • Minimum of 1 year experience with UNIX/Linux administration and is comfortable in navigating and working through the operating system environment with basic troubleshooting skills. 

  • Working experience in Big Data ecosystems - Data analytics and other related operations and tools or solutions within its scope such as Apache Spark, Airflow, Iceberg, Hadoop, Kafka, Redis, Jupyter Notebook, and Acuno definitely is an advantage.
  • Experience in executing and/or debugging ETL/ELT jobs and data processing steps.
  • Experience in programming languages preferably in Unix shell, Scala, Java, or Python
  • Experience with build automation, source control and CI/CD tools (GitHub, Artifactory, Jenkins, Secrets, etc)
  • Working knowledge in containerization and orchestration technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, etc. and is very familiar with its architecture, design and operations.
  • Experience working on projects with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Has a passion and technical know-how in automating repetitive tasks using appropriate tools.
  • Experience in customer success and support with excellent verbal and written communication skills


    You will be part of a diversely talented DevOps team, whose members are committed to providing quality of engineering support to opswerks' customers and their platform's users.

    Our team is made up of individuals who are aligned through opswerks’ values. In the spirit of building a healthy community, which requires open and honest communication, here are our expectations for each and everyone one of us at opswerks:

    • To uphold opswerks’ Mission and Methods
    • To know, believe and execute each team’s mission plan
    • Growing in the 4 awarenesses (self, others, surroundings and situation)
    • To take ownership of your personal growth for the team’s well-being
    • To never give up, to never give in … only giving your best

    Ready to start your awesome journey and be part of opswerks?