Data Engineer

Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Darren Dom

Contact email: darren@ds-group.co.uk
Job ref: 32303
Published: 6 days ago
Startdate: 14/04/2022

Our client is looking for super bright individuals to join them in their exciting mission to disrupt & revolutionise corporate financial services through a multi-currency banking and crypto offering. The company sits at the frontier of digital assets (crypto) and traditional (fiat) finance and is leading the way to bridging those two worlds for companies globally. They believe crypto will be ubiquitous eventually, and they want to be the first to bring a combined offering of corporate banking products plus digital assets under one exciting platform.

As a Data Engineer, you will bring a curious mindset, a thirst for knowledge and a hunger for fearless experimentation in new and interesting ways to meet their most pressing data challenges. You are a self-starter, effective in breaking down large problems into smaller ones.

 

What you will do:

● Create and maintain “Modern Data Stack” Data pipeline architecture.

● Design, develop, deploy and maintain mission critical data applications for Enterprise data platform.

● Responsible for delivery of various data driven applications.

● Participate in all phases of the Enterprise Data Platform & Analytics development life cycle as appropriate; defining technical requirements, creating high level architecture diagrams and data validation.

● Engage in Data solutions and Business Intelligence Projects and drive them to closure.

● Transform raw data into data marts using DBT to deliver clean data ready for consumption.

● Lead different aspects of data modelling, data analytics, data quality, and design and analysis tasks.

● Explore and customise open-source tools.

 

Additional job expectations:

● Professional experience with Python & SQL required! Good to have experience in Spark (but not mandatory)

● A strong attention to detail and quality, especially as it applies to data.

● You are passionate about working in a dynamic and growing startup environment with a tight-knit, challenging and fun.

● You have strong analytical, organisational, and prioritisation skills, and a belief in writing documentation as part of writing code.

● Nice to have below ELT skills experience in Modern Data Stack (but not mandatory, can be learned)

- Modern Data Stack tools: Stitch/Airbyte/Meltano/Fivetran/Singer (any)

- Data Ingestion: AWS Kinesis/Firehose ○ Data Storage, Catalogue & Governance: AWS S3, Glue, IAM, Lake Formation, Athena

- Data Warehouse: Redshift(preferred)/Snowflake/Big Query (any)

- Data Transformation: dbt (Data Build Tool) ○ Data Orchestration: Dagster (preferred)/Airflow/Prefect (any)

- Container Management: AWS ECS ○ DevOps: Git/Bitbucket, AWS CloudFormation

 

Join us if you are:

- Motivated: About their product and making it a world-class solution through innovative tech.

- Customer-Driven: prioritises the user above all else

- Self-Starter: Unafraid of ambiguity, identifies what matters most and delivers, without waiting or apprehension.

- Ownership-taker: Owns the goals, and more importantly, their results.

- Communicator: Doesn't expect communication to happen but ensures it, with emphasis on excellent written communication.

- Kind: Treats everyone inside and outside of their organisation with dignity, and respects differences in perspectives, opinions, and experiences.

 

Why join our client?

- Work at a company which is a leading disruptor in financial services, banking and crypto.

- Bootstrapped from the ground up by 4 co-founders since 2017, now over 100 staff in 5 offices and many more remote workers globally.

- Already profitable.

- Undergoing their first investment round, and on track to become a unicorn by 2023.

- Everyone in the company has long term incentive through a generous Share Option plan.

- With offices throughout the UK, Gibraltar, Europe, India and Philippines, there are opportunities to work from any of their global locations.

- Your teammates are passionate about what they are building, and they take culture seriously.

- Opportunity to progress your career by working with some of the most emerging technologies and architectures, plus exposure to crypto which is in high demand and will increase earning potential.

- They are not an agency, so you’ll be working towards a single consistent vision and goal. Having said that, they have lots of different product domains and therefore plenty of opportunity to work on new and different things within the business.

 

Perks:

- Flexible working

- you choose whether to work from one of our awesome offices, or from home. They only make sure to all get together from time to time to keep the company culture strong.

- Stock options in a fast growing future unicorn.

- Free beer on tap, and wine

- Private medical (rolls royce of private health plan with medical history disregard)

- Pension

- New tech & Macbooks