Soma Capital Portfolio Jobs

Data Engineer



Software Engineering, Data Science
Sterling, VA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2023
PayMongo builds the most advanced online payments infrastructure in SE Asia, starting in the Philippines. Over the next few years, we will build a broad suite of products that aims to lower the barriers and remove all the complexities in payments. We are rapidly expanding to serve diverse needs of thousands of business. To continue on this exponential period of growth, we seek to build the best and the most diverse team of thinkers, doers and starters.
In this role, you will play a crucial role in shaping our data infrastructure and contributing to the success of our products. As a Data Engineer,

You will:

  • Collaborate with the data engineering team to develop and maintain scalable data pipelines and ETL processes.
  • Design, implement, and optimize data models and databases to ensure data quality, integrity, and accessibility.
  • Work closely with software engineers and data analysts to identify and address data-related challenges and requirements.
  • Assist in the development of data integration and transformation solutions to support business intelligence and analytics initiatives.
  • Develop and maintain data documentation, including data dictionaries, data lineage, and data flow diagrams.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot data pipelines to identify and resolve issues in a timely manner.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends related to data engineering and data management.

You may be a fit if:

  • You possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • You have strong understanding of relational databases and SQL.
  • You are proficient in at least one programming language such as Python, Java, or Scala.
  • You are familiar with data modeling and database design concepts.
  • You have good experience with ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes and tools.
  • You have good knowledge of data warehousing concepts and technologies.
  • You have good understanding of cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP) and their data services.
  • You possess excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • You possess strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively in a team-oriented environment.
  • You are self-motivated and eager to learn new technologies and skills.
  • You have experience with Amazon Redshift, Metabase, and Airbyte. A plus but not a requirement.
  • You have good understanding of financial data and industry-specific requirements. A plus but not a requirement.
PayMongo is a financial technology company enabling businesses to receive payments online easily. We started the company in March 2019, and we are backed by Silicon Valley's most forward-thinking investors including Y Combinator, Peter Thiel, Founders Fund and Stripe. We are looking for people with passion, grit and the integrity to help us build the future of payments.