Full-Time

Mid-Level Data Engineer

Posted on 5/31/2024

Perpay

Perpay

51-200 employees

Buy now, pay later marketplace, builds credit

Financial Services

Mid

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Redshift
Python
Airflow
BigQuery
Apache Spark
SQL
AWS
Hadoop
Data Analysis
Snowflake
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative/technical field (Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry)
  • 3+ years of experience in data engineering, with hands-on experience in building and maintaining data pipelines
  • Proficiency in SQL and Python, with a strong understanding of cloud data platforms such as AWS, GCP, or Azure
  • Experience with data warehouse solutions like Redshift, Snowflake, or BigQuery, and data orchestration tools such as Apache Airflow
  • Understanding of data modeling techniques, ETL processes, and data governance best practices
  • Familiarity with distributed data processing frameworks such as Apache Spark or Hadoop
  • Knowledge of infrastructure as code tools like Terraform and CI/CD practices
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex data issues
Responsibilities
  • Develop and optimize ETL pipelines using tools like Apache Airflow, AWS Glue, and Fivetran to support various business requirements
  • Collaborate with data producers to understand data sources and contribute to the design and implementation of efficient data models using Redshift and Snowflake
  • Implement data governance practices, including metadata management and data lineage using tools such as Open Lineage and Datahub
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure data pipelines are scalable, reliable, and meet performance standards
  • Identify and resolve data-related issues, optimizing workflows using techniques like partitioning, indexing, and caching
  • Contribute to the ongoing development and maintenance of a modern data architecture, ensuring data quality and integrity
  • Stay up-to-date with industry best practices and emerging technologies in data engineering

Working at Perpay Inc. provides an opportunity to be at the forefront of financial service innovation, particularly in the buy now, pay later sector. The company's commitment to aiding financial health by reporting transactions to credit bureaus—which has notably improved users' credit scores—speaks to a progressive and socially responsible culture. This focus on impactful and responsible financial solutions makes it a standout place to cultivate a career in fintech, surrounded by like-minded professionals dedicated to making a meaningful difference in consumer finance.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$8M

Headquarters

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

26%

1 year growth

46%

2 year growth

70%

Benefits

Competitive salary + company equity

401k with company match

Medical / Dental / Vision insurance

Pre-tax Public Transportation benefit

Relocation assistance

Student loan company match

Gym subsidy with City Fitness

Cell phone plan

Paid parental leave

Unlimited PTO

Optional work from home (WFH) up to 4 weeks per year

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