Senior Data Engineer (f/m/d)

  • Billie
  • Hybrid (Berlin, Germany)
  • 04/05/2024
Full time Data Engineering Business Intelligence Software Engineering Biostatistics Data Warehouse

Job Description

We are Billie, the leading provider of Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) payment methods for businesses, offering B2B companies innovative digital payment services and modern checkout solutions. We are to create a new standard for business payments and have made it our mission to simplify the purchasing experience for all businesses making it a tool for growth. Our solutions are based on proprietary, machine-learning-supported risk models, fully digitized processes and a highly scalable tech platform. This makes us a deep-tech company building financial products, not the other way around. We love building simple and elegant solutions and we strive for automation and scalability.

About the role:

As a Senior Data Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, building, and maintaining scalable and resilient data pipelines that support real-time and batch data processing. Your expertise in Apache Flink, Kafka, Airflow and data engineering architectural patterns will be the key in supporting various data initiatives across the organization.

  • Design and implement scalable and reliable real-time data processing platforms using Flink, Kafka, Redis and anything else your expertise can shine on
  • Collaborate with data scientists, analysts, and data producers to understand data needs and translate your expertise to deliverables
  • Actively contribute to the team's knowledge sharing, participate in tech talks and drive architectural decisions in context where you are the SME
  • Ensure that the data we produce is reliable, trustable and timely delivered via monitoring, high availability and performance optimizations
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and advancements in streaming technologies and evaluate new tools and technologies to improve our data infrastructure

Who we are looking for:

  • You have deep experience in data engineering, with a strong focus on streaming data processing
  • You have a strong focus on data architectural patterns, performance and cost optimizations
  • You have a pragmatic and product oriented mindset, you know when to balance delivery and quality
  • Proficiency in Apache Flink, Kafka, Snowflake and Airflow. A big plus one or more of the following: Kubernetes, Terraform, GitHub Actions, DBT
  • You were able to gain experience with developing and maintaining high-throughput, low-latency data pipelines
  • Strong programming skills in Java, a big plus would be Python
  • You are a great communicator and gained some tutoring skills

What we offer:

  • Flexible work hours and trust in your ability to deliver, empowering you to take control of your work-life balance
  • Hybrid working approach enabling a good balance working from home and the office
  • One of the best Virtual Shares Incentive Programs in the market, so that everyone at Billie is invested in our success
  • Our "Catch a Ride with Billie" program, that enables discounted access to Berlin Public Transport (BVG)
  • An annual development budget to broaden your skill set and horizons
  • Free German group classes
  • An English-speaking, multicultural team with more than 46 nationalities
  • Great office space at Checkpoint Charlie with free gym access, barista coffee, drinks and more

Billie offers you the opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest-growing Fintech startups in Europe following the mission to innovate to create new freedom for businesses of all sizes. Our combined decades of experience in B2B Financing and Payments in a market thirsty for innovation and change make this a fantastic possibility to get into the most dynamic space in tech.

Join an international team of talented, passionate people where drive and merit matter. We work in nimble, cross-functional teams with open communication lines across the company. You'll be surrounded by smart people from a wide variety of backgrounds from which you can learn and that want to learn from you.

Are you ready to join Billie?

Billie is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment in our workplace. By embracing talents and abilities of all kinds, we aim to boost motivation and team creativity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, age, marital status, gender, political views, beliefs, sexual orientation, color, disability status, or any other demographic factors.