Digital Gurus are delighted to be working with a FinTech start up based here in London. Our client, one of the largest peer to peer lenders in Europe, are looking for a Data Engineer to take them to the next level.
Basic overview of the role
In a nutshell, if a you're a new company ajust getting started and you've got some clients on board, what are you going to do when your clients wants to pay you on 90 day terms but you have staff and suppliers to pay? That’s where our client steps in. Using the peer-to-peer approach to provide the day-to-day operational financing for companies, our client makes it possible for companies to sell outstanding invoices to raise working capital.
This market is worth a staggering £100bn/year which is dominated by legacy lenders and banks with complex processes and shady practices.
Our client are bringing a more clean direct and simple option.
You'll be joining the newly created Data Insights. This team sits at the heart of the company with the remit of making the entire firm more data driven.
This not only applies to traditional areas such as product and fraud detection, but also figuring out ways they can apply data to marketing, sales and hiring.
Working closely with Data Scientists and Data Analysts, you will have the opportunity to assist with the building of a team. Amongst others, your duties will include identifyng sources where data can be obtained and building a platform for the data to be stored. Being given the freedom of technologioes, you will use your skills and experience to become a prominent member of ther Data Insight team and you will have a great opportunity to make a real difference to a fast growing FinTech start up.
AWS experience especially would be useful.
If you've worked in a start-up before and are active in the tech community (especially experience talking at events, blogging, etc.) we'd considered those strong pluses.
If you would like to apply for this positon, please select apply or contact me on [email protected] / 0207 253 1054 ext. 110