Senior Data Engineer

Job description


You will be joining an innovative application development team within SimCorp's Product Division. As a front-runner in providing SaaS offerings based on next-generation technologies, our Digital Engagement Platform (DEP) is a cloud-native data application developed on Azure, utilizing SRE methodologies and continuous deployment. Your contribution to evolving DEP’s data platform will be vital in ensuring we can scale to future customer needs and support the future analytics requirements. Our future success as a SaaS product is rooted in a cloud-native strategy that emphasizes adopting a modern data platform tool stack and the application of modern engineering principles as essential components.

What We Value

You will be great for this position if you have following proficiencies:

  • Strong T-SQL skills
  • Python and Spark
  • Some proficiency in C# .NET
  • Familiarity with Microsoft cloud data services (or similar cloud services), including but not limited to Azure SQL, Power BI, Azure Data Factory, Azure DataLake gen2
  • Familiarity with cloud data platforms and tools and techniques for modelling (Star schema etc.) and transforming data in these.
  • H igh-level understanding of cloud Warehouse (SQL) vs. Lakehouse (Spark) architecture and preferably hands on experience with one of the cloud platforms, like Snowflake, MS Synapse/Fabric or Databricks etc.
  • Experience with test / data quality / governance tools is a plus. I.e., DBT (data build tool), GreatExpectations etc.
  • Security first mindset, with knowledge on how to implement row level security etc.
  • Agile development methodologies and DevOps / DataOps practices such as continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment. For example, automated DB validations and deployment of DB schema using DACPAC.

As a person, you have some or all these traits:

  • Proactively collaborates with team members to achieve common goals. 
  • Proven problem-solving skills and comfortable questioning assumptions. 
  • Effective communicator who is not afraid to speak up when needed. 
  • Demonstrates a willingness to take initiative and think creatively. 
  • Thrives in a collaborative environment and values teamwork. 

What You Will Be Responsible For

  • Ensure quality in our data solutions and that we can ensure good data quality across multiple customer tenants every time we release.
  • Work together with the Product Architect on defining and refining the data architecture and roadmap.
  • Help migrate our current data platform towards a more modern tool stack that can be easier maintained by both data engineers and software engineers.
  • Ensure that new data entities get implemented in the data model using schemas that are appropriate for their use, facilitating good performance and analytics needs.
  • Guide and support people of other roles (engineers, testers, etc.), to help spread data knowledge and experience more broadly in the team


Please click below to apply or get in touch with, Senior Talent Acquisition Partner to learn more about the role and what SimCorp can offer.

Applications are continuously assessed, so please send your CV in English as soon as possible.

If you are interested in being a part of SimCorp but are not sure this role is suitable with your background, submit your CV anyway.

Who We Are

For over 50 years, we have worked closely with investment and asset managers to become the world’s leading provider of integrated investment management solutions. We are 2,300+ colleagues with a broad range of nationalities, educations, professional experiences, ages, and backgrounds in general. 

SimCorp is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culture that values and respects diverse perspectives, experiences, and expertise in our everyday work. We believe in the continual growth and development of our employees so that we can provide best-in-class solutions to our clients. 

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