Lendi Group

Senior Data Engineer (Contract)

Job description

Lendi is looking for an experienced Senior Data Engineer to join our Technology team on an inital 6 month contract.

We're Australia's leading home loan platform and we are building technology that takes the hard work out of home loans. We're passionate about how technology can revolutionise our industry and solve a key pain point in peoples' lives.

In an ever-changing regulatory environment, Lendi is leading the charge in developing industry-first technology designed to offer Australians transparency, simplicity and convenience in their home loan experience.

Engineering is forefront in this charge as we look to automate and build out scalable and reliable systems to support our customers and counterparty banks.


What you'll be doing:

You’ll be a valued member of our team. We value evidence-backed opinions and you will have the opportunity to play an integral part in driving our technology team’s rhythm, culture and processes.

This newly-created role will work as part of our Data Pipelines team and will play a pivotal role in ensuring data integrity, governance and data pipelines.


  • Managing and optimising core data infrastructure (Snowflake)
  • Setting up and maintaining ETL pipelines (Airflow, Snowflake [Snowflake Tasks], Fivetran, Segment, Kafka)
  • Managing data infrastructure CI/CD pipelines
  • Set-up and maintenance of error logging and data health check processes
  • Owning major parts of the system, designing and delivering quality stable solutions
  • Collaborating as part of a cross-functional agile team.

What you’ll bring:

  • 5+ years’ experience working in a technical data role
  • Advanced SQL scripting and modelling skills
  • Proficiency with Python
  • Proficiency with Airflow
  • Familiarity with Tableau or similar BI tools
  • Strong event driven data experience
  • A demonstrable ability to implement, maintain and manage databases and data warehouses (e.g. Relational [Postgres], NoSQL [DynamoDb/MongoDb], Warehouse [Snowflake])
  • Understanding of DevOps principles and processes [Data Infrastructure as Code]
  • Ability to work with others to design and architect data solutions
  • A passion for data governance and building automated, fault tolerant and reliable data solutions
  • A strong grasp on best practice and the ability to guide and mentor other members on the team.

Benefits and perks:

  • 'Flex First’ - flexibility of working options available (choose whether you work from home and/or our office). We are open to applicant Australia wide
  • We take career development seriously. We have the opportunities, budget and frameworks in place to propel your career in the direction you want to take
  • Close-knit, friendly culture with a warm & casual environment.

To learn more about life at Lendi check out our blog: https://www.lendi.com.au/inspire/category/life-at-lendi/


Lendi is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity and inclusion at our company.

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