Principal Data Engineer at Moonshot Brands (W21)
Buy and grow profitable e-commerce companies selling on Amazon and DTC
3+ years
About Moonshot Brands

We are Moonshot Brands a Y-combinator and VC -backed company (W21). We acquire, operate, and grow profitable e-commerce brands that sell on Amazon and DTC and empower happy entrepreneurs. We know how to optimize and run these businesses better than anyone else because we’ve run and sold five of them, As entrepreneurs ourselves, we are building the acquisition process that we would have loved to experience when we sold our businesses in the past. Moonshot Brands is backed by Y-combinator and leading Silicon Valley VC funds. Our founding team members are serial entrepreneurs with 5 exits, including an online used car marketplace, now listed on the NASDAQ and an e-commerce site, focused on home goods acquired by a private equity firm. The founders are Wharton and MIT graduates who have deep M&A, Finance, and Hedge Fund experience including Bridgewater Associates, McKinsey, and Airbnb. We are building the world’s best team to build a company by operators for operators as we know we will build the company that changes the entire e-commerce landscape and would love to add the best like-minded people to our dream team. If you’d like to be part of this Moonshot which will be a fun fast-paced rocket-ship that will change the future of e-commerce brands and you think you can keep up and add significant value to our mission we’d love to hear from you.

About the role

About Moonshot Brands

We are Moonshot Brands, a Y-combinator-backed company (W21) with $160M in debt and equity funding from leading Silicon Valley VC firms, including Victory Park Capital, Liquid 2 Ventures (Joe Montana), and Garage Capital. Among our founding team of MIT Sloan and Wharton graduates, we have operated and sold five businesses and have come together as Moonshot Brands to acquire, operate, and grow profitable e-commerce brands.

From our experience, we want to build the acquisition process that we wish we could have had and to provide the post-acquisition resources to grow your business to the fullest potential. As entrepreneurs ourselves, we believe in empowering our founders, giving them a stake in Moonshot’s continued success, and collaborating with an all-star team to change the e-commerce landscape. We connect our portfolio to growth capital, data, and expertise in operations, marketing, supply chain management, and product development to provide owner-operators with infrastructure to grow and compete at scale. At the same time, we believe in our entrepreneurs and want to keep them engaged in the shared success of Moonshot Brands by offering meaningful equity tied to Moonshot’s mission. Moonshot is building a technology-centric ecosystem to provide our portfolio with cutting-edge tools and data-driven insights to succeed in global marketplaces. From inventory forecasting to performance marketing and automations, we are building the technology that allows brands to achieve peak performance and win in their markets.

If you’d like to be part of this Moonshot which will be a fun fast-paced rocketship that will drive the future of e-commerce brands and you think you add significant value to our mission we’d love to hear from you.

About the Role

Principal Data Engineer is a high-impact leadership role at Moonshot Brands. In this role you will work in an executive position to shape the technology strategy and development of the Moonshot Brands Platform from a Data Engineering perspective.Preferred qualifications: 10+ years working with ETL/ELT, and reporting and analytic tools. 10+ years working with Google Cloud data warehouse technical architectures and infrastructure components. 2+ years working with DBT analytics engineering workflow 5+ years working in eCommerce, Inventory, Finance, logistics, or SAAS Proficient in SQL and Data Analysis

About the job

We enable brand managers to grow their brands 100x faster by providing them the insight they need in real-time, automating repeatable & predictable tasks, and streamlining their brand expansion to new sales/marketing channels.Help us improve our data-driven intelligent platform to optimize and grow E-commerce businesses with cutting edge technology.


Lead, architect, design and develop secure, scalable, high-performance and reliable and cost effective Data platform software and services in a Google Cloud environment. Work with Tech Leaders to drive vision & strategy for building the platform for the Supply Chain and Finance Data. Coach and mentor Team members in the Supply Chain and Finance Engineering vertical Teams. Partner with architecture, Infosec, and development teams across the entire enterprise to establish a strong relationship and trust for prioritizing and delivering projects on time and with a high degree of quality. Work with Business end users and translate the business problem and solve them with data analysis and high quality and best technology solutions. Partner with Product and cross-functional teams to deliver large scale strategic projects as well as ongoing operational activities related to Data Platform. Drive research and standardization of platform components and Technologies that can make up the building blocks from which downstream systems can consume the data. required.


We use tech to identify and evaluate the best companies to acquire We use tech to grow the companies we acquire faster than they would on their own

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