Data Engineer at InDebted

Data, Full-time, Sydney sydney engineering full-time
Posted 26 days ago

About Us

InDebted is changing the way organisations recover outstanding accounts by combining human values with compelling messaging and data-driven decisions. We do this to deliver on our mission to erase the stigma of debt and to improve the financial fitness of our customers.

We are a fast-growing startup that believes in putting our customers first, tackling tough problems head-on, and simply trusting our employees to get stuff done. We offer flexible schedules, unlimited paid leave, competitive salaries, stock options, and other perks that come with being a remote-first company.

In the data team at InDebted, we are developing machine learning models and other data driven approaches to accelerate our disruption of the traditional debt collection industry. By utilising the rich datasets we have accumulated from communicating with our customers via digital-first channels and other innovations, we are able to efficiently deliver significantly better results compared to our peers. Be part of this exciting journey as a data engineer working with our data scientists, software engineers and product managers as we develop our data pipeline infrastructure as part of a greenfield project.

As a Data Engineer at InDebted, you will be sought after for your broad technical skills developing and implementing data pipelines (amongst other data infrastructure) to support the implementation of machine learning models, business intelligence analytics, and other data projects.

Data Tech Stack

Data Tech Stack: Python, Go, Event Sourcing; AWS, AWS Serverless (Lambda Functions), Sagemaker, S3, Glue, Athena, ECR, SQS, SNS, Dynamo, Terraform, DataDog, GitHub, Trello

What will you accomplish?

  • Implement data pipelines to extract data from multiple sources.
  • Implement data pipelines to transform data using stream, micro-batch or batch methods in preparation for consumption by ML model training, ML model inference, business intelligence analytic tools and self-service platforms.
  • Deploy data pipelines following best practice DevOps principles and incorporating automated testing.
  • Build and manage robust cloud architectures to provide efficient processing and transformation of data.
  • Be a team player, foster a speed-oriented culture in our data team and help to cultivate a fast-growing team.
  • Work autonomously and make decisions collaboratively, within a team that will support and challenge you as you grow and develop.
  • What do we need from you?

  • 3+ years of experience developing highly scalable and resilient data pipelines.
  • Well-versed in multiple programming languages and paradigms, preferably in two or more of Python, Go, SQL, Scala, Java.
  • Experience with orchestration tools (such as Apache Airflow, Luigi) and data processing frameworks (such as Apache Beam or Spark).
  • Experience utilising Terraform to orchestrate infrastructure (Infrastructure as Code).
  • Strong ability to implement, maintain and manage relational databases, cloud-based data warehouses, non-relational databases and storage processes for unstructured data.
  • Familiarity with data integration tools (such as dbt, Stitch, Fivetran, Talend, Informatica, Matillion)
  • Having an understanding of best practices in the storage and processing of data, as well as computer science fundamentals, software best practices, automated testing, networking protocols and distributed systems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to understand and explain complex concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Where will this role be based? 

    This role is based out of our HQ in Sydney, Australia

    Diversity and Inclusion

    At InDebted, we respect and celebrate the unique attributes, characteristics, and perspectives that make each person who they are. We also believe that bringing diverse individuals together allows us to build better products and a better overall company. InDebted is an Equal Opportunity Employer.