The position:

As a Data Engineer at Creative CFO, you will be at the forefront of architecting, building, and maintaining our data infrastructure, supporting data-driven decision-making processes.

We are dedicated to optimising data flow and collection to enhance our financial clarity services for high-growth businesses. Join our dynamic and rapidly expanding team, committed to building a world where more SMEs thrive.

To be successful in the role you will need to:

Build and optimise data systems:

    • Design, construct, install, test, and maintain highly scalable data management systems.
    • Ensure systems meet business requirements and industry practices.
    • Build high-performance algorithms, prototypes, predictive models, and proof of concepts.

    Expertly process data:

    • Develop batch processing and real-time data streaming capabilities.
    • Read, extract, transform, stage, and load data to selected tools and frameworks as required.

    Build data Integrations

    • Work closely with data analysts, data scientists, and other stakeholders to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
    • Collaborate with data analytics and BI teams to improve data models that feed business intelligence tools, increasing data accessibility and fostering data-driven decision-making across the organisation.

    Be versatile with technology

    • Exhibit proficiency in ETL tools such as Apache NiFi or Talend and a deep understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra.
      Demonstrate expertise in at least one cloud services platform like Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform/Engine, or AWS.

    Focus on quality assurance

    • Implement systems for monitoring data quality, ensuring production data is always accurate and available for key stakeholders and business processes that depend on it.

    Have a growth mindset

    • Stay informed of the latest developments in data engineering, and adopt best practices to continuously improve the robustness and performance of data processing and storage systems.

    Key skills & qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Information Technology, or Engineering.
    • Minimum of 2 years of professional experience in a Data Engineering role, with a proven track record of successful data infrastructure projects.
    • Proficiency in data analysis tools and languages such as SQL, R, and Python.
    • Strong knowledge of data modeling, data access, and data storage techniques.
    • Proficiency in at least one of Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform/Engine, or AWS Lambda environments.
    • Familiarity with data visualisation tools such as PowerBI, Pyramid, and Google Looker Studio.
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Effective communication skills to convey technical findings to non-technical stakeholders.
    • Eagerness to learn and adapt to new technologies and methodologies

    Relevant experience required:

    • Previous roles might include Data Engineer, Data Systems Developer, or similar positions with a focus on building and maintaining scalable, reliable data infrastructures.
    • Strong experience in API development, integration, and management. Proficient in RESTful and SOAP services, with a solid understanding of API security best practices
    • Experience in a fast-paced, high-growth environment, demonstrating the ability to adapt to changing needs and technologies.

    Why Creative CFO?

    Vibrant Community

    • Be part of a close-knit, vibrant community that fosters creativity, wellness, and regular team-building events.
    • Celebrate individual contributions to team wins, fostering a culture of recognition.

    Innovative Leadership

    • Work under forward-thinking leadership shaping the future of data analytics.
    • Receive intentional mentorship for your professional and personal development.

    Education and Growth

    • Receive matched pay on education spend and extra leave days for ongoing education.
    • Enjoy a day's paid leave on your birthday - a celebration of you!

    Hybrid Work Setup

    • Experience the flexibility of a hybrid work setup, with currently one in-office day per month.
    • Choose to work in a great office space, if preferred.

    Professional and Personal Resources

    • Use the best technology, provided by the company
    • Benefit from Parental and Maternity Leave policies designed for our team members.