Data Engineering Team Lead, Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv office
Our Tel Aviv office is located in the heart of the city, right off Rothschild Boulevard. It has 360 degree views and is a few steps from amazing bars and restaurants. Our space is open and well-appointed, with a fully-stocked kitchen, free drinks, snacks, and a complimentary lunch budget.

Job Description

At Fundbox our vision is to power the small business economy with innovative credit and payment solutions. We offer fast and incredibly intuitive access to business credit. Our goal is to unlock the potential of small businesses by giving them financial agility and peace of mind. We seek outstanding people to join our team.

We’re looking for a talented Data Engineer Team Lead to join and lead our exceptional DataOps team, help us continue our rapid growth, and create a better way forward for our customers. In this position, you will be responsible for designing, expanding and optimizing our data infrastructure architecture for cross-functional teams. The team is working closely with our software developers, data analysts and data scientists on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. As a data engineer team lead, you will provide creative solutions for data-related problems at scale by mixing in house and open source technologies such as Kafka, Spark and more. You should be a Team player, quick learner, and have a “Can Do” approach.

In this role, you will

  • Lead a team of 3 excellent data engineers
  • Create, maintain and own the core company data pipeline, responsible for scaling up data processing flow to meet the rapid data growth at Fundbox
  • Consistently evolve data model & data schema based on business and engineering needs
  • Implement systems tracking data quality and consistency
  • Develop tools supporting self-service data pipeline management (ETL)
  • Work with stakeholders including Product, Data analytics, R&D teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.

You should have

  • At least 2 years of experience in managing a team
  • 5+ years of working experience with server-side development (preferably Python)
  • 3+ years of experience working as a Data Engineer
  • In-depth knowledge of at least one high-level programming language (Python, Java, Scala, etc.)
  • Technology enthusiast
  • Strong communication skills
  • Autodidact
  • BSc. in Computer Science, Mathematics or related fields.

Advantages

  • Experience with programming in Python
  • Extensive experience with AWS - EMR, Lambda, CloudWatch, API Gateway, ECS, CloudFormation, etc.
  • Experience with big data and ETL tools: Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, etc.
  • Experience with maintaining Data Warehouse
  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of CI/CD concepts in production environment
  • Experience with Jenkins and cloud infrastructure deployments

About Fundbox

At Fundbox, we’re on a mission to help give business owners more financial power. Our story began when our CEO and co-founder’s mother encountered cash flow problems when she tried to grow her small business. The challenges she faced inspired our CEO to solve the most important problems for business owners and help them access capital and financial tools. Today, we combine cutting-edge machine learning and data science technologies with outstanding design and top-notch user support that earns rave reviews from our thousands of happy customers. Fundbox has raised over $100 million in capital from leading Silicon Valley investors such as Khosla Ventures, General Catalyst Partners, and Spark Capital. Fundbox has offices in downtown San Francisco, Dallas and Tel Aviv, Israel.

Diversity and Inclusion at Fundbox

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace as we know that diverse teams produce the best work. We’re committed to building a culture of innovation and inclusion across gender, race, age, sexual orientation, religion, disability, and identity. Here at Fundbox, we strive to uphold a system of values we call MOSAIC: Mission, Ownership, Speed, Achva (a Hebrew term meaning to help one another), Innovation, and Clarity. Embracing our diverse backgrounds and abilities allows us to harness our creativity and achieve more, together.