We are Zip, a rapidly expanding global fintech headquartered out of Sydney, Australia
with a growing presence focused in the US, Canada and UK markets. We're here to simplify how the world pays for what they need by connecting merchants with consumers and offering them fair and seamless payment solutions, everywhere.
Our values are at the heart of everything we do. They form our Mamba mentality - how we’re better than yesterday, and are used to create game-changing experiences for our customers and our people.
As a Data Engineer within our Search and Big Data squad, you will be responsible for the development and deployment of our ML and data processing pipelines. We are looking for knowledge of Terraform on AWS as well as experience with Python and Pyspark.
To support the rollout of our product search, discovery and recommendations engine, you will be tasked with building event stream processing pipelines and batch processing jobs. Your years of experience as a data engineer, will ensure the success of the broader
team to provide a world-class search and recommendations experience.
What you'll do:
Deploy and manage AWS EMR, ECS, Sagemaker infrastructure (with terraform).
Be hands on with Pyspark (Streaming and Batch).
Build new pipelines for ingesting clickstream data to better understand our users.
Identify and remediate pain points in the application lifecycle.
Recommend, assist and implement architectural changes to improve performance and reliability.
Explore new technologies and share your findings with the wider global engineering teams.
Contribute to a culture of continuous improvement and innovation.
Work in a team with a "customer first" and “team first” mentality.
To help us level up, you'll ideally have:
4 years+ experience as a Data Engineer
4 years+ experience working with Big Data platforms (Elasticsearch, Hadoop, AWS Redshift, AWS EMR, Spark).
4 years+ experience with Python
4 years+ experience with AWS Cloud computing.
Experience with DevOps networking (Terraform, CloudFormation, Docker).
Bonus points for:
Master’s degree or PhD in Computer Science
We’re looking for someone who always finds new boundaries to cross - a future Zipster who will obsess over excellence and make constant improvements for our customers. We’ve removed the red tape here to get things done quickly, so if you see a problem, own the solution. You've gotta hustle at Zip!
If you only meet some of the requirements for this role, that's okay. We value a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas and believe this is fundamental for our future success. So, if you have the curiosity to learn and the willingness to teach what you know, we'd love to hear from you.
We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive workplace that provides equal opportunities to all persons regardless of their age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or anything else.
Benefits @ Zip
- Flexible working culture
- Share incentive programs
- Generous paid parental leave
- Birthday and wellness leave
- Epic offices with a casual dress code
- Fun team with high-growth hustle
- Free breakfast and weekly lunches
- Heaps of social events
Join us on our mission to be the first payment choice, everywhere and every day.