Sr. Data Engineer
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Varo

501-1,000 employees

Digital, FDIC-insured bank offering high-yield savings and quick money
Company Overview
Varo Bank, an all-digital, FDIC-insured institution, merges the expertise of banking veterans with tech specialists to provide premium banking services, including high-yield savings, automatic saving tools, and early access to paychecks. The company's commitment to customer-centric innovation is evident in its unique offerings such as Varo Advance, providing quick access to cash, and Varo Believe, a program designed to help customers build credit. With one of the highest savings rates in the country and a strong emphasis on a fee-free banking experience, Varo has successfully positioned itself as a leader in the digital banking industry.
Fintech

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$996.3M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-5%

2 year growth

-7%
Locations
Charlotte, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kotlin
Python
Airflow
Java
AWS
Apache Hive
REST APIs
Hadoop
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Data Engineering
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering or related field, or relevant work experience
  • 6-8 years of data modeling, data pipelines, data lake, data warehouse experience
  • 6+ years programming experience in Python (will also consider Java, Kotlin, C, C++)
  • 6+ years' experience working within the AWS Big Data/Hadoop Ecosystem (EMR, Glue and Athena)
  • Experience with other AWS components like Cloudwatch, EKS, KMS, Lambdas, S3 is a strong plus
  • Experience with downstream consumption patterns (reports, dashboards) is a plus
  • Experience in Hadoop, HDFS, Hive, Presto, REST/SOAP API, Spark2, Airflow is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Design, build and maintain Varo’s data pipelines to process data into and out of Varo’s Data Lake
  • Work with AWS big data technologies including EMR, Glue, S3, EKS, Lambda, Athena, RDS
  • Develop and maintain the data strategy for Varo in terms of capabilities and control mechanisms that support company responsibilities as a regulated national bank
  • Provide technical leadership in the area of data systems development including data ingestion, data curation, data storage, high-throughput data processing and analytics
  • Work with business partners on requirements, clarification and results
  • Participate in developing and enforcing data security & access control policies
  • Develop effective controls for a resilient data ingestion process
  • Support application data integration design and build efforts, including real-time capabilities
  • Conduct code reviews in accordance with team processes and standards