The debit card you'll actually love
Senior Data Engineer$150k – $180k • 0.25% – 1.0%
Point is reinventing the way people spend money and discover their favorite new services and brands. We are backed by Y-Combinator among other notable investors.
We are looking for a Data Engineer to pioneer the data team at Point and be responsible for building out the data pipelines and systems necessary to develop best in class algorithms, models, etc. You will have ownership over the data pipelines and infrastructure in addition to setting the foundation for data engineering at Point. This role will be working closely with the engineering team and data science to accomplish product initiatives and business goals. This position will report directly to the CTO.
Design and build scalable and robust data management systems
Ensure that all systems meet industry best practices and business requirements
Create custom services and tooling when applicable
Implement disaster recovery procedures
Collaborate with engineers and data scientists on projects
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Physics Statistics or equivalent work experience
5+ years of relevant professional experience
Strong algorithmic and data modeling knowledge
Experience working with a Hadoop or similar ecosystem
Expert in SQL and a scripting language like Python
Nice to Haves:
Experience working with AWS data products
Experience building a data pipeline from scratch
Have built a real-time data pipeline using a streaming technology like Kinesis or Kafka
Opportunity to be a part of a brand that is creating a new standard of financial services.
Ground floor of a fast growing, mission-driven company.
Competitive salary and benefits.
Point at a glance
Point focuses on Personal Finance, Finance Technology, Credit Cards, and Fin Tech. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Point has raised $10.5M of funding; their latest round was closed on July 2020.