Data Engineer

IT · Bucharest, Bucharest
Department IT
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced



Here at Kape Technologies Plc, we help people around the world protect their digital privacy and stay safe online. Fueled by start-up-like enthusiasm and determination, we aim to ensure anyone can be anonymous online, and we are proud to make the digital world a bit safer every single day.  


This role is inside the Data Engineering team, which is responsible for ETL processes done on top of the Kape data lake & data warehouse, in order to support all teams inside the company such as Marketing, Finance, Product, Management, Infrastructure etc. with reporting, analysis and data pipelines for AI & machine learning projects. 


The team is currently also managing an Elastic Search cluster, an in-house analytics tool and is in the process of consolidating all company data into an AWS based data lake.    


What you will do:   

  • Perform maintenance for the existing tools (Elastic Search) and fix any outstanding bugs 
  • Ensure data integrity and versioning across all data storage systems  
  • Plan execute the migration to a company wide data lake together with the direct manager and architecture team 
  • Gradually develop & deploy ETL pipelines based on business requirements for alerting, reporting and insights 
  • Work closely with the AI & ML team to provide curated datasets ready for encoding and analysis 
  • Follow internal agile/ SCRUM company practices to organize work 

Must have:   

  • A minimum of 2 to 5 year experience working with Python in a production environment  
  • Previous experience working with large datasets and setting up ETL pipelines 
  • Familiarity with Linux based OS and experience with version control systems (Git) 
  • Familiarity with both SQL & No SQL data structures 
  • Passion for working with data  

Nice to have:  

  • Experience with Elasticsearch (or equivalent no SQL systems) 
  • Experience with cloud-based data lake and DWH solutions 
  • Experience with Apache Spark or Airflow 

Soft Skills:  

We are looking for a person with a passion for both data and development with a mindset open for change.  

Bring a “if it can be automated, it will be automated” mentality 

What we bring to the table: 

  • A fun, flexible, and relaxed work environment; 
  • The chance to be part of an awesome, fun, high-performance team that values work-life balance; 
  • Attractive salary package; 
  • A fast-growing company environment, which also means huge personal growth potential and new, challenging projects to work on; 
  • Support in adapting to the privacy and security industry and learning how to make the most of it; 
  • Constant training, both in using tools and assimilating new knowledge; 
  • Central office location or full-remote; 
  • Flexible benefits on top of your salary (choose your favorite things from a wide range of options, including medical insurance, courses, and others). 


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