Data Engineer

  • West CAP
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 18/04/2022
Full time Data Engineering Big Data Software Engineering Biostatistics

Job Description

Full job description

On our path to becoming the world's favorite way to shop, we’re assembling an unparalleled global talent network, accelerating individual careers, and disrupting entire industries. We are on a mission to liberate humanity from all the meaningless time spent managing their purchases and finances, so they can do more of what they love. We’re in search of global talent eager to embrace a hypergrowth atmosphere and defy their own expectations.
Engineering at Klarna is an inspired, customer-focused community, dedicated to crafting solutions that redefine our industry. Working in small, highly collaborative Agile teams, you and your team will have a clear mission and ownership of an important outcome that supports Klarna and our customers. At Klarna we optimize for quality, flow, fast feedback, focussing on end-to-end ownership, continuous improvement, testing, monitoring, and experimentation. We aim for teams that are inclusive, helpful, and have a strong sense of ownership for the things they build.
Our engineers make some of the most significant decisions for the company and we are looking for bold, open, and curious developers. As a Klarnaut, you’ll be inspired to contribute to the growth of Europe’s most highly valued fintech and your work will reach millions of users.

What you'll get to do

  • Ensure data quality and consistency
  • Collaborate with our Data Team to get access to new datasets, the most out of our existing ones, and ensure the usability of data
  • Consult with analysts and business users to build and continuously improve a variety of data products that create value for our business
  • Make sure we have access to all of our relevant KPIs
  • Develop all necessary automated reports for teams to perform and be the go-to person for any data question

Some of the technologies you’ll get to work with

  • Python
  • SQL
  • AWS (Redshift, S3, EC2, EMR)
  • Airflow
  • Git
  • Wait
  • We also believe in contributing back to the open-source community. You can find some of our work here

To succeed in this role, we think you should have:

  • Experience with leading teams and support Engineers in their career development
  • Several years experience in software and data engineering with one or more general-purpose programming languages, including Python, and experience with Cloud technologies.
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving abilities across competencies - Stakeholder management will be a big part of your day to day
  • Working experience with data visualization tools, including but not limited to Qlik Sense.
  • Working proficiency in English
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and move between different tech stacks
How to apply: please send us your CV or Linkedin profile in English
What we offer:
Diversity & Community
With our diversity of skills, perspectives and backgrounds, we can create, innovate, and disrupt like no other. Diversity is part of who we are, and essential to our success.
Ownership & Impact
Here, every voice matters. We’re organized into hundreds of small teams, each run like a start-up, focused on their own problem-space.
Trust & Collaboration
Successes and failures are won together at Klarna in a melting pot of teams. Win, lose, and learn, we’re on this path together.
The Klarna Work Policy is designed to make sure we foster team collaboration while also ensuring a productive and flexible work environment. We work 2 days per week in the office on agreed days, and then 3 flexible days. We’re also providing each Klarnaut with an annual financial contribution to improve their flexible work life whether they use it to upgrade their work accessories, or their home office space!
Challenges & Rewards
We take a very Swedish approach to benefits. Support for parents, health and wellness perks—we’ve got you covered.
About Klarna
Since 2005 Klarna has been on a mission to revolutionize the retail banking industry. With over 90 million global active users and 2 million transactions per day, Klarna is meeting the changing demands of consumers by helping them save time and money while better managing their cashflow and making informed decisions. Over 250,000 global retail partners, including H&M, Saks, Sephora, Macys, IKEA, Expedia Group, and Nike have integrated Klarna's innovative technology to deliver a seamless shopping experience online and in-store. With over 5,000 employees, Klarna is active in 20 markets and is one of the most highly-valued private fintechs globally, with a valuation of $45.6 billion. For more information, visit
It is our commitment that every qualified person will be evaluated according to skills regardless of age, gender, identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status or religion. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.