Data Engineer/Developer – Tygervalley

Full Time

We are seeking an inspired data engineer/developer to join our team – the position involves expanding and improving our data architecture and processes. The ideal candidate has experience wrestling with complex data and building data pipeline solutions with an eye to the end goal – organized, accurate and fast data available for business. The candidate should be comfortable and energized by new technologies and excited by the prospect of expanding and optimizing our data architecture to support our products.

  • Analyzing and assembling large, complex data sets that meet business requirements for both internal and external use
  • Building and improving our in-house data loading platform
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes and optimizing data delivery
  • Investigating and correcting breakdowns and inaccuracies in data processes
  • Assisting with operational data processes
  • Interfacing with core system to gain understanding of data scenarios
  • University Degree, National Diploma or equivalent qualification
  • At least 2 years working experience in a data environment
  • Investment industry experience a great advantageSkills you will need:
  • Knowledge of data architectures, ETL processes and databases
  • Strong analytical ability – able to dissect complex data sets and build specifications
  • Advanced SQL
  • Experience with an ETL tool – preferably Talend
  • Presto/AWS Athena
  • Programming languages – Java, Python
  • MySQL
  • Experience with XML/JSON data structures
  • Working with Rest APIs
  • Advanced MS Excel
  • AWS experience advantageous
  • Front end reporting/dashboard development experience advantageousYou will work well with us if you:
  • learn quickly
  • are innovative, organised and detailed orientated
  • work well in a team
  • are energised by solving problems and learning
  • can manage your own time and workflow
  • have good written and verbal communication skills
  • handle stressful situations effectively
  • show initiative and work independently

To be discussed

Only SA citizens based in Cape Town need apply.