Senior Data Engineer

About Us 

At ClearBank we are driving change in the financial sector by leveraging technology to help startups and top tier banks enhance their consumer experiences. We are forever considering our customers' needs and how we can assist them moving forward easily in a heavily regulated environment. We use Cloud based technologies and data to ensure people can access money more reliably and securely

We use the Team Topologies structure for our technology organisation. Driving the removal of awkward interactions between teams, and simplifying teams approach to work, reducing cognitive load and complexity required to achieve autonomy. 

About the Role 

We are looking for an experienced Senior Data Engineer to help us on our journey to revolutionise the banking industry. They will be in a unique position to shape and deliver a best-in-class data platform, complementing our super scalable and resilient API for real-time access to the UK payment schemes and other critical banking services. 

We are looking for data engineers with an expertise in Databricks and a knack for software architecture to help us expand our data platform and provide guidance on our journey to provide data as a service. The platform is key to ClearBank’s strategic vision and as such anyone in this role will see themselves working closely with key stakeholders across the business.  

 You Will Spend Your Time

  • Architecting and assisting in building the expansion of our data service to make it more user focused, scalable, flexible, secure and reliable.
  • Working with highly experienced engineering teams in an event driven microservices environment  
  • Working closely with stakeholders to understand their challenges to architect solutions that deliver value 

You Should Apply if 

  • Proven track record of architecting and delivering Databricks solutions 
  • Focus on incremental delivery and thin slice delivery
  • Focus on automation, testing and CI/CD tools 
  • Ability to include various NFRs (security, reliability, scalability) in the final solution 
  • Appreciation for event-based architecture and how this applies to a big data platform 

Ideal, but not a show stopper

  • Experience utilising cloud technology (Azure) for production platforms  
  • Terraform  
  • Utilisation and implementation of DataOps practices  
  • Exposure to Power BI  

In addition to the technical skills, we are looking for motivated team players who are delivery focused and can suggest solutions as to how things can be done better. We are always looking to improve and do things differently. It is important that you have this mind-set too. 

About What We Offer  

  • A supportive, challenging and agile environment   
  • You’ll get to work in one of the most exciting Banks in the market right now   
  • For permanent employees a suite of competitive employee benefits and perks  

The legal bit:

Please only apply for this role if you are eligible to work in the UK.  

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Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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Perks, benefits and rewards

  • Personal Development

    Great learning and promotion opportunities

  • Holiday

    32 holidays a year (including bank holidays)

  • Health

    Private medical and dental cover

  • Pensions

    6% employer contribution through the ClearBank scheme

  • Family

    Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave

  • Community

    2 days off each year to do something bigger than ClearBank

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion are key to our mission. At ClearBank we recognise and respect that each individuals unique perspectives are what allows us to build the bank we all enjoy working in. We believe that the differences between people creates value. We focus on inclusion to create a safe and welcoming workplace culture which encourages and enables people to achieve their best, innovate and most importantly speak up to make us better.

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