Solutions Architect Curriculum Developer – Data Engineering | Databricks | $78k-$138k | Remote (US)

Solutions Architect Curriculum Developer – Data Engineering | Databricks | $78k-$138k | Remote (US)

78,000 - 138,000 / year
Remote US
Application ends: July 24, 2024
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Job Description


While candidates in the listed location(s) are encouraged for this role, candidates in other locations will be considered.

As a Sr. Technical Curriculum Developer at Databricks, you will apply your expertise in data engineering and curriculum development to lead the design, development, and maintenance of the data engineering curriculum.

In this role, you will own the full lifecycle of learning content development, from the development of learning objectives and content design to content development, launch, evaluation, and maintenance. The courses you develop will focus on the Databricks Data Intelligence Platform and include topics like data processing, data modeling, data management, production, and security.

As a member of Databricks Curriculum Development Team, you’ll work closely with global stakeholders, product managers and engineers, technical subject-matter experts, instructors, and other technical curriculum developers to deliver high-impact learning content for self-paced, instructor-led, and blended learning offerings.

The impact you will have:

  • Lead the design, development, and maintenance of multi-modal training content for Databricks customers and partners using the latest versions of Delta Lake, Python, SQL and Spark
  • Work with subject-matter-experts and learning architects to scope needs for new courses and updates to existing ones
  • Guide solid instructional design/curriculum development principles for multi-modal, hands-on courses
  • Support instructors with adopting new materials and updates via the creation of instructor guides and train the trainers
  • Function as a company-wide thought leader and subject-matter-expert on curriculum development principles and best practices, along with educating Bricksters on said principles and best practices
  • Provide answers and support to the Support Team for issues related to our courses

What we look for:

  • Experience with topics related to big data engineering such as data streaming, pipeline optimization, deployment, and data security
  • Experience with Python software development lifecycle (Git, testing, modularization, etc.)
  • Strong proficiency in Python and SQL
  • Able to learn new technologies quickly
  • Strong analytical skills and data-driven decision-making
  • Familiarity with at least one common cloud provider (AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud)
  • [Preferred] Experience designing and developing highly technical training based on instructional design best practices


  • Comprehensive health coverage, including medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Equity awards
  • Flexible time off
  • Paid parental leave
  • Family Planning
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Annual personal development fund
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)