Data Engineer

Job description

Ocean Finance is a leading financial technology business offering a wide range of personal finance options to consumers such as our credit builder credit card, personal loans, a range of mortgages, and second charge products for homeowners. We are a fast-growing data-driven business offering a dynamic working environment where innovating on behalf of our customers is at the heart of everything we do.

The key to a successful team is to have an inclusive workplace where all people and ideas are welcome. Transparency is core to our culture. We leverage internal & external tools based to help each other grow. We are looking for individuals who can help foster an inclusive culture and encourage growth mindsets.

Job requirements

The impact you'll have:

You will join our data engineering team, working with product managers, frontend & backend engineers, and data science to empower data-driven decisions. This role is ideal for individuals looking to gain hands-on experience working on a mission-critical data platform.

  • Design and implement data collection components to ingest data into our Data Lakehouse.
  • Design and implement ETL pipelines for internal analytics & experimentation.
  • Collaborate effectively in cross-functional teams.
  • Be part of the exploration of data-centric platform technologies and implementation of the technologies that you recommend

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 2+ years of software engineering or data engineering experience
  • Python experience
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Team spirit
  • Analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Eager to learn new skills

Good to have:

  • Big data experience with Spark, Python, Databricks
  • Power BI
  • DevOps experience with GIT and CICD a plus

What’s in it for you:

We highly value people that can make a difference and to reflect this we offer:

  • Start 25 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays).
  • Additional days holiday for birthday.
  • Buy, Sell, Transfer Holidays.
  • 1 community day.
  • Pension contribution 3%, increasing to 4% in July.
  • 2 weeks sick pay after 6 months service.
  • Fully remote – work anywhere at any time.
  • Eye test vouchers.
  • Quarterly awards.
  • Perkbox.