Senior Cloud Data Engineer (80-100%)

  • SIX Group AG
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 19/08/2023
Full time Data Engineering Business Intelligence Software Engineering DevOps

Job Description

We drive the transformation of the financial markets. That’s why we invest in bright minds, in their ideas, knowledge and development. We do that by combining our best sides.

If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now.

Senior Cloud Data Engineer (80-100%)

Zurich, Madrid | working from home up to 60% | Reference 5306

We are looking for a Senior Data Engineer for the Data Science Platform team within the cloud center of excellence in the application platform department. In this role, you are part of a cross-functional team and responsible for designing, implementing, and consulting on public cloud data science services.

What You Will Do

  • be part of an international team that envisions and implements the roadmap of a mature Azure cloud based SIX Data Science Platform (DSP)
  • closely collaborate with key stakeholders from business data science teams and other IT data Engineering teams to enable their capabilities on the DSP
  • manage the lifecycle of the DSP which is offered as a service towards internal stakeholders
  • supporting features from data ingestion to reporting and developing its infrastructure
  • act as a SIX internal Senior Data Engineer to discover, onboard and deliver new use cases

What You Bring

  • minimum 5 years of practical experience with building data pipelines and their infrastructure on public cloud services and platforms like Microsoft Azure (our primary cloud service provider) and/or Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform
  • experience in Hadoop and Spark based environments, especially Databricks as well as strong software development skills with proficiency in data transformation languages (such as Python, SQL and Scala) and knowledge of CICD and automation concepts to build system critical data processing pipelines
  • basic knowledge of cloud foundation services (networking, security, storage and IAM), their operation and configuration options
  • customer focus, open-minded and proactive learning and development attitude to work with highly motivated engineers, fluent English (verbal and written) is required
  • experience or strong willingness to gain knowledge in Financial Services to understand our business needs and develop value-add UseCases

If you have any questions, please call Maria Teresa Buchanan at +41 58 399 8083.

For this vacancy we only accept direct applications.

Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background.

What We Offer

Flexible Work Models
We trust our employees and offer a work environment that is well-balanced, productive and fosters success.

Personal Development
You will benefit from a culture of continuous learning and feedback. Your personal growth is supported through an extensive learning offering.

Agile Working Methods
Whether through scrum or design thinking,
we solve exciting tasks together in teams.