Data Engineer

Job details
Posting date: 31 October 2020
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 30 November 2020
Location: London, UK
Company: MarketFinance
Job type: Permanent
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At MarketFinance, we celebrate ambitious business leaders. They bring strength to our economy and are building the world we all want to live in. MarketFinance is one of the UK's leading Fintechs and we use smart technology, backed by help from great people, to deliver flexible business finance solutions, directly and quickly. Our online platform and proprietary risk model enable us to provide business loans and advance cash against outstanding invoices, in the form of working capital funding, so that businesses can get on with growing - instead of having to worry about cash flow. We believe in the endless possibilities that arise when entrepreneurs have more time to focus on what they love.

Our values matter and as part of the team, they’ll be yours too.

#MakeItHappen | #1Team1Dream | #AlwaysBeLearning


Initially, the main focus of this role will be to help with the support and optimisation of the current data-platform. Going forward, this person will help with the design, implementation and deployment of new services on Azure, ensuring that they’re scalable and fit for purpose.

Hard skills
Strong Python and SQL skills
Processing of large data sets (ETL jobs) on distributed systems
At least 1 year experience with Azure cloud data products (for example: HD Insights, Data Lake Analytics, Data Factory)
Knows and applies testing best practices
Soft skills
Analytical skills
Problem solving
High level of autonomy (completes task end-to-end, proactively reaches out to stakeholders to gather inputs, etc
Nice to have:

C# experience
Serverless experience i.e. Azure functions, AWS Lambda etc.
Event-streaming architecture/technologies (Apache Kafka, etc)
Experience with AWS (Athena, S3, Lambda, StepFunctions, etc)

We are a team of bright and talented people from different backgrounds and cultures, with different perspectives, skills and experiences, who work together to get things done. Positivity is key which means we support each other and have a lot of fun along the way. Our celebration of small businesses binds us together and keeps us focused on our ultimate purpose. Whether this celebration comes from working in small businesses previously, having founded a business or having experienced it through family we all have this unique appreciation and it drives us to be the best for our customers.

At MarketFinance, the opportunity for growth is as big as your ambition. Things move quickly in FinTech and that’s all part of the adventure. Our benefits include:

Competitive salary and best-in-class share options scheme
25 days annual leave, plus your birthday off
Mentoring from industry leaders and the opportunity to make an impact at one of Europe’s foremost Fintechs
Private health coverage and half-price Virgin Active gym membership
Enhanced maternity leave, Amazon Kindle and unlimited e-books
Excellent company culture and a great office in the heart of Shoreditch

This role will allow you to work 100% remotely with occasional travel to the London office (when safe to do so) for company meetings. This typically will be 1/2 days per quarter.

Applications for this role will close on 30/11/2020.

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