Data Engineer

Who we are?

We are a passionate team of hackers, tinkerers and builders on a mission to bring financial services to the next billion Indians. The infrastructure for distribution and access of financial services in India is broken and we are fixing it one API at a time. 

What will you do at FinBox

You will work in a high growth early-stage environment with constant change and chaos. You will go shoulder to shoulder with colleagues who have previously worked at Uber, Amazon and Goldman Sachs. 

What is Data Engineering at FinBox

The Data Engineering team designs, builds and maintains the data infrastructure to ingest billions of data points per day. The team uses with Apache Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, Serverless to bring near real time insights and credit scores to millions of Indians.

What does a data engineer do at FinBox

  • Build Data Pipelines using tools such as Airflow

  • Setup testing framework(s) for data pipelines to ensure reliability of code pushes

  • Write data warehouse cluster management scripts

  • Create metrics to monitor our real time pipeline and batch pipelines

  • Design solutions to reduce latency and increase throughput of the pipeline

  • Write and optimize Apache Spark code

  • Enable data scientists to access relevant data easily

  • Put machine learning models into production

The following experience is relevant to us:

  • 3+ years of full-time, relevant industry experience

  • Working with data at the terabyte scale

  • Design and operation of robust distributed systems

  • Experience with Java / Scala is preferred

  • Strong scripting ability in Ruby / Python / Bash

  • Working knowledge of relational databases and query authoring (SQL)

  • Love to use and develop open source technologies like Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, Presto, and Spark

  • Rigor in high code quality, automated testing, and other engineering best practices

Perks and Benefits

  • Centrally Located -  Lit office space in the heart of Koramangala - Video games and sleeping pods 

  • Fitness Credits - Complimentary Gym / Cult Membership

  • Health Cover - Medical Insurance for self and dependent family members

  • Learning Stipend- Free access to tech meetups, online courses and conferences

  • Gadgets - High quality Macbooks, monitors, whatever you need


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