Job Description

The Data Wrangler will be an important part of the rapidly scaling infrastructure and data management demands at Tru Optik. We are seeking a data integration specialist who possesses a wide variety of technical skills. You love big data and have the creativity and flexibility to combine data from a multitude of sources. Distilling this data into actionable information is key to our success. Tru Optik is a fast-paced startup environment, where we value team members that can apply past knowledge, but think out of the box and look for creative ways to solve complex problems


  • Manage data compilation and integration operations and shard it over a complex infrastructure
  • Store and organize data efficiently and allow fluid i/o workflows
  • Manipulate data into several formats efficiently
  • Apply and enforce best practices for extracting, transforming and integrating new data sources

Required Experience

  • BS in Computer Science or Engineering, with 3+ years industry experience preferred
  • Expert knowledge of Ubuntu Linux and AWK
  • Knowledge of Lua, Aerospike, Nginx
  • Ability to script and code in Unix BASH and either PHP, Python or Node or other relevant languages
  • Knowledge of file systems and storage management (ext4, xfs, zfs)
  • Fully capable of moving data through transformations into models and human-readable form at scale

Required Talents and Attributes

  • Excellent written documentation and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive “get it done” mentality, while following change control methods and processes
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills, a creative and methodical thinker


  • Working for a rapidly growing start up with room for advancement
  • Incentive stock options package
  • 401K with company match
  • Generously subsidized employee and family health insurance
  • 24/7 snacks and beverages and company wide lunch weekly!
  • Diverse and inviting work environment

Type and Location

  • Full-Time
  • Stamford, CT

About Company

Tru Optik is a trailblazer in data-driven OTT audience and consumer monetization. Armed with the largest census-level audience measurement of global OTT media consumption and a proprietary tech stack, Tru Optik works with advertisers to publishers and all players in the value chain to bring data to the OTT ecosystem.

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