Data Engineer (NYC) (Fintech)

  • Location

    New York

  • Sector:

    Data Science

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  • Salary:

    $160k plus bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Gary Tiller

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  • Consultant:

    Gary Tiller

A Series C, New York City Based Fintech platform and online marketplace are looking for a Data Engineer to join a new team.  

Their data capabilities and culture are still in early stages, so this is an awesome opportunity to build a data platform from the ground up, working alongside the new Principal Data Engineer.  

You'll be a crucial member of the team as they define roadmap to normalize all of their transactional data, disparate systems, and transfer of data in way that creates a flexible and scalable data solution.


  • You will be interested in utilizing data to make an impact on their customer experience and growth in addition to the ability to execute on those ideas.
  • You will partner with various teams across the business to help extract meaningful analysis from the data we have collected. 
  • Write reports in SQL
  • Design and build ETL pipelines
  • Develop and maintain data products and infrastructure
  • Compile data to show progress and guide high-level decision making
  • Help to design data-driven experiments across the business
  • Think outside the box and maintain a flexible approach to problem solving


  • 3+ years of Data modeling, ETL, and Data Warehousing experience
  • Strong computer science fundamentals including data structures and algorithms
  • Strong software engineering skills in any server side language (Python (favoured), Ruby, Java, etc.)
  • Strong hands-on knowledge of SQL
  • Experience with mpp databases (Redshift, Vertica, etc) or similar technologies (Presto, Spark, etc) is a plus
  • Great communication skills including the ability to identify and communicate data driven insights
  • Self-starter, thriving in a startup environment
  • Experience with Agile software development methods
Up to $160k plus bonus and benefits