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Data Engineer



Software Engineering, Data Science
Posted on Friday, June 2, 2023

Data Engineer

About Vested

At Vested, we are reimagining the world of cross-border wealth. We believe that the opportunity to preserve and grow one's wealth should be universal, no matter where you are. Our mission is to allow international citizens to diversify their wealth beyond their local markets.
We are currently the largest US investing platform for Indian investors. At Vested we believe in constantly challenging the status quo and creating products that people across the world have never had access to. We have just closed our Series A financing round and are looking to rapidly expand our product lines and the number of markets we serve. 🚀 🚀

About the role

One of Vested's core values is to make data-informed decisions. We are looking for data engineers to build and maintain datasets, tools and infrastructure that allow us to make decisions reliably and efficiently across product, strategy, and operations. You will work closely with business/data analysts, engineers, and key decision-makers across the company to identify key data analytics needs and be able to generate meaningful insights. You will be responsible for architecting and building the tools and infrastructure required to support these needs, and ensuring these are high quality, robust, easy to maintain, and scalable. This is a highly collaborative effort, and as such, a strong team player with a commitment to perfection is required.

What we're seeking

3+ years of experience with SQL and Python
1+ years of experience building ETL pipelines and working with tools to support those pipelines (Jenkins)
1+ years of experience building data warehouses (AWS Redshift) and working with PostgreSQL databases (AWS RDS), and related tools
Experience with working with time series data
Experience with sanitizing and scaling growing data sets from multiple data sources
Familiarity with data visualization tools
Familiarity with code versioning and review tools like Git and GitHub
Familiarity with Node.js and NoSQL databases is a plus.
Additional qualities
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements and vice versa
Ability to implement, document, and communicate architecture, design decisions, and processes
Ability to write readable, clean code
A knack for benchmarking and optimization
Rock solid at working with third-party dependencies and debugging dependency conflicts
Ability to implement feedback, learn quickly, and contribute new ideas
A proactive mindset and independent problem solver
A constant learner (we are a fast growing start-up and want you to grow with us!)
A strong team player with strong verbal and written communication
A self-motivator and entrepreneurial spirit with unrelenting passion to deliver the best service possible and is willing to come up with solutions by diving deep into the core of the problem - this role will reward entrepreneurial and creative problem solvers who approach challenges with curiosity and a solutions-oriented mindset

What we offer

The opportunity to build and put in new design system for a global financial product in a fast-growing company, and supercharge existing processes and structures.
Competitive salary and stock options.
Flexibility in career possibilities that allow you to grow with Vested. As a fast growing startup, you will have the opportunity to wear multiple hats across the product team.
We operate as a distributed team. You will have the flexibility to work remotely. That said, we have US team members in Denver, San Francisco, and Toronto.
Talented and motivated team members who care deeply about one another, our mission and our customers.
The rare opportunity to punch a hole in the universe.
Vested is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion or religious belief, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, military or veteran status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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