Trustpilot is hiring a

Staff Data Engineer

London, United Kingdom

We’re a leading online reviews platform, free and open to all. Our mission is to be a universal symbol of trust. We are well on our way — but there’s still an exciting journey ahead of us. Do you want to join us at the heart of trust?

Calling Trailblazing Staff Data Engineers!

Are you excited about problem-solving and experienced with keeping data landscapes optimised? Trustpilot is seeking an advanced Staff Data Engineer to join our vibrant team!


The Mission Awaits:

As a Staff Data Engineer at Trustpilot, you’ll be accountable for optimising the backbone of our data ecosystem. From developing new ingestion flows, optimising existing pipelines, or helping integrate trusted data with varied systems (reverse etls) - your skills will contribute to the success of our innovative team and pave the way for future innovations.


Your role as a Staff Data Engineer:

  • Act as a technical bar-raiser for the processing of data; raising the bar for data scientists, analysts, and analytics engineers.
  • Design long-term data processing architecture - including data models and tools leveraged to realise our ambitions.
  • Design and implement reliable, consistent, scalable data ingestion, transformation, and integration pipelines - defining our ‘paved paths’ as a result.
  • Support the identification and approach to optimising existing data processing to minimise wastage (compute and spend)
  • Drive data ownership and accountability across engineering teams.
  • Perform data resource tagging and classification for granular analysis and optimisation opportunities.
  • Monitor and evaluate data usage patterns, identifying opportunities for optimization and efficiency improvements.
  • Automate data quality alerts and notifications to prevent outages and promote data quality.
  • Stay current on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices to improve and refine Data processes continuously.
  • Coach and mentor lower-level engineers on best practices


Ideal Qualifications:

  • In-depth expertise in public cloud (AWS, GCP).
  • Proficiency with automation and scripting in languages like Python, CloudFormation, Terraform, or your language of choice.
  • Comprehensive understanding of data engineering tooling, including but not limited to BigQuery, Segment, Kafka, Airflow, Airbyte, and DataHub
  • Passion for finding and implementing efficiencies in data flows
  • Ability to work individually and facilitate initiatives with minimal oversight.
  • Great stakeholder management, communication, and teamwork skills.


Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

At Trustpilot we want to create a strong feeling of belonging, for every Trustie, where you don’t feel like you have to ‘fit in’, you can just be you, your really awesome self. A place where you’re treated fairly, your perspective is valued, and you’re empowered to do the best work of your life. Trustpilot is committed to this vision. We want to be a part of creating a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive world of work for all. Join us in breaking barriers and reshaping the tech industry!


What’s in it for you:

  • A range of flexible working options to dedicate time to what matters to you
  • Competitive compensation package + bonus
  • 28 days holiday plus two (paid) volunteering days a year to spend your time giving back to the causes that matter to you and your community
  • Rich learning and development opportunities supported through the Trustpilot Academy, LinkedIn Learning and Blinkist
  • Pension and life insurance
  • Health cash plan, online GP, 24/7, Employee Assistance Plan
  • Full access to Headspace, a popular mindfulness app to promote positive mental health
  • Paid parental leave
  • Season ticket loan and a cycle to work scheme
  • Central office location complete with table tennis, a gaming corner, coffee bars and all the snacks and refreshments you can ask for
  • Regular opportunities to connect and get to know your fellow Trusties, including company-wide celebrations and events, ERG activities and team socials.
  • Access to over 4,000 deals and discounts on things like travel, electronics, fashion, fitness, cinema discounts and more.
  • Independent financial advice and free standard professional mortgage broker advice


Still not sure?

We are Open to All, which means we want everyone to feel like they can see themselves at Trustpilot. We're keen to hear about your experiences as well as how you can help to create a fantastic culture for our amazing Trusties. So, don't worry if you're looking at this job description and feel like you don't meet all the requirements, we'd still really like to hear from you!

About Trustpilot

At Trustpilot, we’re passionate about our mission to offer a free and open to all review platform, built on collaboration. For consumers, we’re a place to connect with and influence businesses. For companies, we’re a platform for progress; a way to improve and innovate by engaging and collaborating with consumers. 

We’re driven by connection. It’s at the heart of what we do. Our culture keeps things fresh –– it’s built on the relationships we create. We talk, we laugh, we collaborate and we respect each other. We work across borders and cultures to be a tangible symbol of trust in an ever-changing world. With vibrant office locations all around the world and over 50 nationalities, we’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace with diverse perspectives and ideas. 

Our purpose is a tall order, but we keep it real. We’re a great bunch of humans, doing awesome stuff, without fuss or pretense. 

A successful Trustpilot future is driven by you –– we give you the autonomy to shape a career you can be proud of. If you’re ready to grow, let’s go. 

Join us at the heart of trust.

Trustpilot is committed to creating an inclusive environment where people from all backgrounds can thrive and where different viewpoints and experiences  are valued and respected. Trustpilot will consider all applications for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, disability, age, parental or veteran status. Together, we are the heart of trust.

Trustpilot is a global company and our data practices are designed to ensure that your personally identifiable information is appropriately protected. Please note that your personal information will be transferred, accessed and stored globally as necessary for the uses and disclosures stated in our Privacy Policy.

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