Data Engineer at Swyftx

Full-Time, R&D, Milton, Brisbane, AU brisbane engineering full-time
Posted a month ago

Swyftx is an innovative fin-tech scale-up, rapidly building a name for itself as Australia’s most feature-rich and best-priced digital currency exchange. With over 400,000 users and growing fast, we are building an exceptional team to support this fantastic growth. We’re putting our people’s values, and our customer’s experience first, with our sights set on becoming Australia’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform and next billion-dollar success story.

Our platform is evolving continuously, and we work hard to uphold our high standards for new and improved features. To support our growth, Swyftx is searching for a Data Engineer to work alongside a Data Scientist to focus on design, implementation, refinement and enhancement.

About the opportunity:

As Swyftx's Data Engineer you will design, build, maintain and refine a data warehouse solution, unifying a very large number of financial markets data with application usage, for both retrospective analysis and future projections.

What you’ll do:

  • As a Data Engineer you should embrace the challenge of dealing with data at scale on a daily basis, perform best practices of ETL/ELT, and build tools for proper data ingestion from multiple data sources.
  • Design, implement and maintain the heterogeneous data processing platform to automate the execution and management of data-related jobs and pipelines.
  • Implement different procedures to ensure data quality and data confidence.
  • Collaborate with Software Engineers on application events, and ensure right data can be extracted.
  • Contribute to resource management for computation and capacity planning.

About you:

  • Experience with data warehouse technologies, preferably AWS Redshift (Snowflake, BigQuery, Azure Synapse Analytics etc could also work)
  • Strong SQL skills (MySQL in particular, though MSSQL/Oracle/PostGres could work)
  • A sound understanding of AWS technologies - EC2, S3, EMR, Lambdas and the connecting infrastructure
  • Skilled at designing and building data models and solutions specifically for data analytics
  • Programming Languages: Python, JavaScript (TypeScript)
  • BI experience (ETL, Modelling, reports)
  • Experience with time-series databases (Influx)
  • Equally comfortable in both business and technical discussions with key stakeholders
  • Experience working with financial markets or similar would be highly advantageous
  • Data pipeline/streaming experience would be highly advantageous

Life at Swyftx:

You will experience first-hand what it means to say “I did that” as you watch your ideas and visions become a reality, impacting thousands of people every day. We are a culture that values learning and training, career growth and setting our people up for success.

  • Unlimited fee-free trading
  • Career growth, training, mentorship, and development opportunities
  • Social activities and team outings
  • Fully stocked kitchen, breakfast and lunch foods, unlimited fresh fruit, snacks and kombucha
  • Wellbeing perks such as free massages with a sports physio, tennis lessons and game breaks

At Swyftx we are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics that our people possess, and we are committed to providing a working environment where everyone is included and treated with respect.

Interested? Please the 'Apply Now' button and we look forward to hearing from you.

You will have the rights to legally work in Australia, sponsorship options are not available for this role. We have an internal Talent Acquisition function, and therefore are not accepting approaches from recruitment agencies.