Data Engineer

Website Dwolla Dwolla

The ideal platform to move money

Dwolla is one of the fastest growing technology companies in Des Moines and has been recognized by Fast Company as ‘one of the world’s most innovative companies.’ Joining the team at Dwolla means you will be entering a unique and open culture where we ship to production daily, located right in downtown Des Moines.

At Dwolla, we say that money equals data, and data has never been more important to our mission.  We empower our engineers to select the right languages, tools, and libraries for the job and deliver innovative solutions to advance our goals. If you want to become a master of your craft while building something that matters, Dwolla may be right for you.

We are looking for a savvy Data Engineer to join our growing team. The Data Engineer will guide our software developers on data initiatives, improve our analytics capabilities, and optimize our production systems. They must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products. The right candidate will be excited by the prospect of charting a strategic course to optimize our company’s data architecture and support our next generation of products and data initiatives.

What will you work on in your first few months?

Leverage automation and cloud platform tools to help engineering teams create and manage data storage solutions
Design and implement advanced Business Intelligence visualizations with Tableau
Contribute to the ongoing development of the Business Intelligence ecosystem via automation, integration, and the introduction of new methodologies (e.g. EMR, data science, machine learning, etc.)
Work closely with business and technical stakeholders to gain a full understanding of project goals and drive iteratively toward solutions
Support production database systems including AWS RDS and MS-SQL

We’re excited to talk if you if you have:

Beginner through expert level experience in data engineering, business intelligence, or database administration
Familiarity with multiple RDBMS including MS-SQL
A strong background with Python or other scripting or programming languages
Experience with AWS cloud native services such as RDS (Aurora, MySQL, Postgres), Glue, S3, Athena

Perks to working at Dwolla:

Competitive salaries
Stock Options
401K Match
Generous Paid Time Off
12 weeks paid parental leave
Paid parking or public transportation stipend
Medical, dental & vision insurance
Long-term disability insurance
Medical leave
Life Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
Casual dress

At Dwolla, we believe the best teams are built by the inclusion of diverse ideas, experiences, and people.

Join our team and bring your unique perspective to help build the ideal API to move money.

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