Data Engineer at Fupay

Full-Time, Brisbane, AU brisbane engineering full-time
Description
Posted 11 days ago

A little bit about us!

Fupay is a financial technology company operating a lifestyle management platform for Gen Z and Millennials, which consists of a money management solution and responsible buy now pay later (BNPL) service for everyday lifestyle costs.

Fupay empowers our members to Take Charge of their money by providing them with an automated holistic view of their previous, current and future pay-cycle cash flow. We use a member’s transactional data and machine learning techniques to provide actionable insights, including whether they will have any left over cash or will be short across a number of future pay-cycles. We help Millennials to Live Large and enjoy their lifestyle by spotting a member’s lifestyle costs or a small amount of cash and providing them the flexibility to pay us back over a small number of pay-cycles.

Following 3 years of product development, we have now opened up our platform to everyone, including our own B2C offering (the Fupay app) and a brand new Greenfield platform as a service offering that is centralised around our data assets most importantly our affordability service which aims to re-define responsible lending for a new generation of customer and short term credit products.

We are a fast growing team who are focused on building our data engineering capability from the ground up, hence are looking for passionate engineers with an eye for detail and a love for all things complex! We have lots of chunky problems to solve and data is at the heart of our business both operationally and commercially.

As a Data Engineer at Fupay you will be a part of a small dedicated team working in an experiment-and-learn based environment to redefine cash flow insights and responsible lending on a global scale. Our data team work with large volumes of transactional data and are charged with leveraging this insight to drive predictive and personalised actionable cash flow insights as well as drive our proprietary “affordability algorithm” making programmatic lending decisions based on underlying insights and algorithmic rule outputs. These insights drive the entire Fupay business, providing us with unique information about our organisation and our customer. This means that our data team also caters for our internal data as a service capabilities to fuel internal enquiries reporting, plus analytical insights supporting our executive decision making capabilities.

A little bit about you!

There is no single must in this role, we are looking for team players with a great attitude and a passion for building great products. This role needs someone who gets genuinely fired up about building out data pipelines and working with our resident Data Scientist to overhaul machine learning algorithms. More importantly, culture is king at Fupay, we look for like-minded individuals who enjoy contributing to a team vibe and love coming to work and getting it done in a relaxed yet vibrant workplace.

You are a Data Engineer who knows how to write code and has a passion for data and machine learning. If you have a background in programming and have made the move into data based roles because you love that space, this is the perfect fit for you. A key must for this role is proficiency with AWS and it’s associated tooling, familiarity with AWS Glue or a similar ETL framework will be an advantage, in addition to Amazon Quicksight or a similar BI tool. Bonus points if you are proficient in typescript Lambdas, Postgresql and or DynamoDB!

What’s On Offer

  • Flexible working hours/location, only fixed time is the morning stand up
  • Friday team BBQ lunch on the river view deck
  • Attractive salary and career opportunities in a growing company
  • The ability to have a voice to help drive technical decision making
  • Make it your own, build it, ship it, know it, own it
  • Regular social events and a keen focus on company culture

The nice to haves

  • 3+ years’ industry development with a background in either development and or data processing/machine learning.
  • Experience working in a cross functional team environment with a mix of technical and non technical people.
  • Familiarity with integrating of RESTful APIs
  • AWS knowledge
  • Microservices and or serverless applications
  • Node & Typescript experience highly desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • A personal interest in data analysis, data processing and or data science.
  • Computer science degree or equivalent - great if you have it, not mandatory.

Responsible for

  • Be accountable for code quality, deployment and delivery of projects
  • Defining and estimation of tasks
  • Peer reviewing / Pull Requests of code
  • Building data pipelines and machine learning algorithms
  • Working with the wider data team to deliver against requirements and test/validate outcomes.
  • Supporting production issues
  • Testing features as they are delivered

You have a record of taking ownership of the work you do, you can start and most importantly finish! You’re most productive in a T-shirt. What’s most important to us is cultural fit. Work for us isn’t just a job.

Fupay embraces diversity and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Reach out to us today to join the team!