We're Ushering a New Era of Data Participation. Interested?
We’re shaping the way companies manage data by helping customers connect the right data, insights, and algorithms for all Data Citizens. When everyone across the organization is enabled with data, true transformation can take place. We are building a team of exceptional people to help us deliver on that promise. If you are interested in a career at the leading edge of technology, we look forward to hearing from you.
How you'll make an impact at Collibra:
As a backend engineer you will be responsible for the development of lineage scanners. The goal is to extract useful metadata from various technologies, specifically ETL tools and BI reporting tools. Extraction has various levels of complexity coming from processing XML files to implementing a lightweight scripting language processor.
This position is ideal if you enjoy deep diving into structured data and coding algorithms to fetch the relevant parts and connect it together. Beside that it is expected you will be able to get a grasp on various technologies you will be reverse engineering.
Your work will have a positive impact on companies, developers and data scientists who have to otherwise extract lineage manually or keep it as black box. Value proposition and motto of the team you will join is “We need 1 minute to document 1 year of your development”.
A day in the life of a Python Software Engineer at Collibra:
You’ll be responsible for a wide range of tasks, including:
Delivering quality code while implementing various scanners
Discover dependencies in the metadata and work with analyst to build prototypes
Keep and maintain a crystal clear documentation of what you have implemented
Participate in architectural design
Implement algorithms for traversing multiple sourcers and strive for code reusability
Leverage metadata buried in underlying tech and deliver a great value to end users
Achieve many great things of which to be proud, and fall asleep happily after a great working day
You’ll be using the following technologies: Python, Docker, SQLite
Solid experience in Python and great motivation to have it as your primary programming language
8+ years of programming experience as a software engineer and Bachelor, or 5+ years and a master
Interest on Integration tasks, as dig throughout data
Passion about reverse engineering and explorative programming
An agile mindset and like to work in scrum/kanban environments
Organization skills and good clean code principles
Good communication skills (written and verbal)
A great motivation to collaborate with with others, within your engineering team or cross functionally
You see a great value and enjoy working with distributed and diverse teams
You are disciplined, flexible and willing to learn and improve
Demonstrated ability to create methods and choose the best way to use technology to get the better results
Comfort working fully in English
ETL or BI products knowledge and/or experience (strong bonus)
REST API experience (strong bonus)
What you can expect from us:
Competitive compensation, and private company equity
Inclusive benefits package allowing enrollment of dependents and partners
A flexible culture that understands the importance of quality of work over quantity
An opportunity to work with a diverse, global community of 600+ Collibrians across 18 countries, united by our value of open, direct, and kind
A culture of company-wide collaboration and shared success.
Company supported and employee driven resource groups that promote diversity, career development and empowerment
Learning and development programs to advance your career and personal growth
Corporate social responsibility initiatives with global reach
Regular recognition, feedback, and open communication across all levels
Team building, bonding, mentorship and support to grow confidence, trust and friendships
*At Collibra, we’re focused on building a world-class company and culture, and that starts with the people we hire. We take pride in being an equal opportunity employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class.*