Data Engineer for George (all genders)

Job description

Banking has a name. And we create it.

For more than 6.5 million customers across Europe, George stands for a digital banking experience that combines design and technology on an open platform. Born and raised in the George Labs of Erste Group and the Digital Banking division of Erste Digital, we are designers and developers, analysts and engineers, product owners and product managers, architects, data scientists, writers, coaches, testers and, well, a few bankers.

We are agile & awesome, creative & brave, playful & serious. And we are looking for like-minded people to join us.

Join our data team and help to empower the great group of data analysts and data scientists, that we are, with your ninja skills in moving data and transforming them fast, with a variety of technologies, and in the right format.

Job requirements

We are looking for someone who:

  • can create reliable and scalable data-processing pipelines
  • is enthusiastic about the extraction, transformation and assembly of data coming from various source systems
  • improves data flows by optimising and automating existing internal processes in an agile environment
  • values data privacy and data protection principles
  • has experience with data streaming architecture and distributed systems
  • documents the work to achieve reproducibility and high quality of the output

You will impress us by:

  • Advanced knowledge of Python, working experience with libraries such as pandas, numpy, scikit-learn, Flask...
  • Proven work track in Apache Spark or Elasticsearch
  • Shell scripting and UNIX/Linux administration
  • Understanding of distributed computing technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Impala, Cassandra and similar
  • Basic experience with streaming technologies – Apache Kafka, Apache Spark Streaming, …
  • Experience with containerized services using e.g. Docker, Kubernetes
  • Version control (preferably Git) and CI/CD experience

Why you will like being a member of our team:

  • We are a team of people enthusiastic about extracting insights from data who love to exchange ideas and push their own boundaries as well as those of the environment.
  • We put people first, caring for your personal well-being and actively supporting your personal development.
  • We believe that empowering people to do their job well gives the best results, and therefore provide you with everything you need to get your job done.
  • We support conference visits and provide opportunities for you to demonstrate your expertise and what you are passionate about.

A competitive and performance-related salary dependent on your professional and personal qualifications is granted - the minimum wage for this position in accordance with the respective collective agreement is EUR 43.316,- gross per year. But this is just a formality - we would be happy to talk about your actual salary in person!

The way we are

Erste Group considers the diversity of its employees as key to innovation and success. As employer we are proud to offer everyone equal chances, irrespective of age, skin colour, religious belief, gender, sexual orientation or origin.

If you’ve got this far

It seems we have your interest. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please get in touch with us, we’d love to catch up.