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Senior Data Engineer

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Are you a detail-oriented, curious, and data-driven problem solver who wants to build up and maintain a Data Platform for reporting and analytics in a fast-growing FinTech company? Then you might be the one we are looking for.

We offer you the chance to be part of a truly international and vibrant company with more than 450 skilled and dedicated employees worldwide, who are all passionate about creating next-generation mission-critical financial services infrastructure and leading the rise of a super-correspondent banking network.

The position and why we need you

At Banking Circle, we want to make an impact that pioneers the financial industry and creates instant value for our clients. But we also want to be a best-in-class employer where innovation and career development go together.

To support that and our exciting growth journey, we are looking to hire a Senior Data Engineer to join our Data Engineering team and help us build and maintain our next generation Data Platform in Azure.

The Data Engineering team owns Banking Circle’s Data Platform, which is closely coupled to our payment processing system. Our tech stack includes Python, Terraform, Microsoft Azure cloud ecosystem, Azure DevOps, and Microsoft Power BI. Furthermore, we also use Databricks SQL warehouses and Astronomer / Airflow to orchestrate our processing pipelines.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain our Data Platform in collaboration with peers
  • ​Design and optimise the use of Data Platform based on business needs
  • ​Recommend approaches in which stakeholders could apply data to business problems
  • ​Advocate for software architecture patterns, efficient data processing, modern data integration, and solid data modelling
  • ​Enhance our data infrastructure to improve the reliability and computational efficiency of our Data Platform
  • ​Collaborate in the continual analysis of project requirements in collaboration with teams across the organization
  • ​Participate in Agile team rituals (stand-up, planning, and retrospective

Skills & Qualifications

To be the right candidate for this position, we expect you to have an educational background within computer science, software engineering, or related fields, with a bachelor’s degree as a minimum. It is a big advantage if you have five years of relevant work experience with the tech stack used by our Data Engineering team. Furthermore, we expect that you have a solid understanding of Python, Terraform, and Azure Pipelines, including code organization and testing. It is ideal if you have proficiency in software development in a Linux environment and experience with relational database systems and data warehouses. You should also be well-versed with Agile development principles and have experience with applying them in the daily work.

As a person, you are proactive with a quality oriented and structured approach to problem solving. You are not afraid to contribute to continuous improvements of the team’s way of working. You have an open and curious mindset, and you should also be comfortable with working in a fast-paced environment where you can juggle several tasks simultaneously. You possess excellent communication skills and are a dependable and knowledge-sharing-team-player. You should enjoy both working in teams but also be good at working on individual tasks.

As Banking Circle is an international company it’s a requirement that you are fluent in English, both verbally and in writing. The position will be based at Banking Circle’s office in Copenhagen.

Join Banking Circle

If this position has caught your interest and you have what we’re looking for, then please send us your resume and application via the apply link. As we will be conducting interviews continuously, we urge interested candidates to reach out as soon as possible. If you have questions about the position or what it´s like to be a part of Banking Circle do not hesitate to contact Ellen Aastrup Mortensen, Global Recruitment Partner on (No agencies, please).

Banking Circle offers a competitive compensation package and a dynamic and collaborative culture that values personal initiative and professional achievements. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local laws, regulations, and ordinances. Please note that we do not accept applications by email.

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