Lead Data Engineer

Lead Data Engineer


Would you like to join Nordea? We are now looking for an experienced Data Engineer to develop a new and reusable data pipeline from stream and batch data sources into data warehouse and big data platform, including BI/analytical solutions to internal Nordea Trading Technology business units. Your technical expertise will include general software engineering, database and Data Warehouse, as well as big data/streaming analytics.        
In Nordea, we’re harnessing the power of technology to reinvent the future of banking. A tech revolution is underway – and you can make an impact. Though we’re a Nordic bank, we’re also one of the largest IT employers in Tricity and Warsaw. Working with international teams in an inspiring working environment, you’ll have lots of opportunities to expand your skills and advance your career.   

About this opportunity


Welcome to the Data Warehouse & BI team. We add value by delivering the future Data & Analytics platforms and solutions for Nordea Wholesale Banking. We are delivering on multiple data platforms (Oracle and Hadoop), as well as on many enterprise and self-service data integration and analytical platforms.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Software Engineering skills in Java/Scala, CI/CD, TDD, Unit Testing and E2E Testing
  • Data Warehouse development: MapR/Oracle
  • Data Streaming/integration/ETL development: Kafka, Spark, Datastage
  • Actively demonstrating focus on business requirements and understanding of the complete BI/analytics delivery value chain
  • End2end solution engineering

You’ll join an environment where micromanagement is frowned upon, your private time is respected and there are occasional pizza talks. Nordea provides education possibilities and supports freedom to change one’s career path. Occasionally, youll go on business trips to meet up with our Scandinavian counterparts.

The role is based in Gdansk.


Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.
To succeed in this role, we believe that you:
  • Have 5+ years’ experience in Data & Analytics as developer/engineer
  • Experience in Trading/Capital Markets would be a big advantage
  • Higher education in IT
  • Very strong knowledge of Data Warehousing, Analytics and streaming technologies

Your experience and background:  

  • Experience in one or more of the following technologies: Java, SQL, Hadoop ecosystem including Kafka and Spark, ETL tools e.g. DataStage
  • Knowledge of Power BI, OBIEE, Alteryx, QlikView / QlikSense and experience working as a Scrum Master are preferred but not mandatory

If this sounds like you, get in touch


Next steps


Submit your application no later than 23 November 2019.


At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

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