Senior Data Engineer

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | Data and Analytics | Full-time | Fully remote


Lendi Group is Australia's fastest-growing Fintech business and we're building a technology-enabled platform to take 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 Group is leading the charge in developing industry-first technology designed to offer Australian home owners transparency, simplicity and convenience in their home loan experience.

Lendi Group, who manage both the Lendi and Aussie home loans brands, is looking for an experienced Senior Data Engineer to join our data pipelines team. The senior data engineer will play an integral role in shaping our data future.


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 role will work as part of our Data Pipelines team and will be a pivotal function in ensuring data integrity, governance and data pipelines.

  • Managing and optimising core data infrastructure (Snowflake)
  • Setting up and maintaining ETL pipelines (Snowflake [dbt-cli], Airflow, Fivetran, Segment, Kafka)
  • Building and managing a Kimball model data warehouse
  • 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 including Kimball methodology
  • Proficiency with Python
  • Proficiency with Airflow
  • Familiarity with Power BI, Tableau or similar BI tools
  • Strong event driven data experience
  • A demonstrable ability to implement, maintain and manage databases and data warehouses
  • 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
  • A strong grasp on best practice and the ability to guide and mentor other members on the team
  • A passion for building automated, fault tolerant and reliable data solutions
  • A “you build it, you own it” mentality
  • The ability to work productively as part of an agile team
  • A desire to continually improve the way in that you and your team work
  • The ability to communicate clearly and effectively with your team, managers and stakeholders.


Some of our perks & benefits:

  • Enjoy the flexibility of remote working arrangements: while headquartered in Sydney, we are open to applicants across the Eastern Seaboard. 
  • An additional week’s Loyalty Leave each year after reaching 3 years’ service 
  • We offer generous Paid Parental Leave: we celebrate our growing Lendi Group family with 18-26 weeks leave for primary carers and up to 4 weeks for secondary carers 
  • Regular social and team building activities. 
  • We run wellness initiatives with a strong focus on psychological safety 
  • Close-knit, friendly culture with a warm & casual environment. 


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We are an equal opportunity employer that proudly champions flexibility, diversity & inclusion and psychological safety for all staff.