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Data Engineer



Software Engineering, Data Science
Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024
Job purpose:

As a Data Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the data infrastructure and systems that support the organization's data-driven initiatives.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain scalable and efficient data pipelines to extract, transform, and load large volumes of data from various sources.
  • Collaborate with data scientists, software engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure data pipeline requirements are met.
  • Design and implement efficient data models and database schemas to support data storage, retrieval, and analysis.
  • Optimize database performance and query execution.
  • Develop and implement data transformation processes to cleanse, normalize, and aggregate data for analytics and reporting purposes.
  • Apply data validation and quality checks to ensure the accuracy and reliability of data.
  • Design and maintain data warehouse architecture and infrastructure to support the storage and retrieval of large volumes of structured and unstructured data.
  • Monitor data pipelines, database performance, and system health to identify and resolve performance bottlenecks and issues


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, Data Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience (typically 2-3 years) as a Data Engineer, Big Data Engineer, or a similar role, preferably in the fintech industry or a financial institution.
  • Strong programming skills in languages such as Python or Java
  • Experience with data warehouse solutions such as Amazon Redshift, Google BigQuery, or similar platforms.
  • Proficiency in SQL and database technologies (e.g., PostgreSQL, MySQL, NoSQL databases).
  • Familiarity with big data technologies, such as Hadoop, Hive, HBase, or similar frameworks.
  • Knowledge of data modeling principles and database design.
  • Understanding of data governance, data security, and compliance standards in the fintech industry.
  • Experience with cloud-based data platforms, such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.


  • Competitive salary
  • Pension Plan scheme as per company policy
  • Premium Family medical insurance
  • Exclusive access to our circles with the ultimate credit limit and reserved 1st slots
  • Unlimited annual leave policy
  • Mentorship and career growth
  • Entrepreneurial working environment