Senior Data Engineer

Sep 06, 2023

Kuala Lumpur

What we do, and why we do it

The banking system is evolving to give consumers the transparency, control and financial wellbeing they deserve. In a world where technology can change how we live for the better, there is no reason to be burdened by legacy systems, bureaucracy and mediocrity. It’s time for a change, and you can be part of this revolution!

BigPay is everything you wish your bank was: fair, transparent, frictionless. We went back to the drawing board to explore how new technologies could bring power back to you. Our goal is to solve real world money problems for millions of people by empowering them, and providing a simple interface for users to send, receive and track their money.

Life at BigPay

We’re fast, curious and ambitious. We are on a fearless adventure to change financial services for consumers, and we value ownership, initiative and leadership from everyone in the company. We’re going out of our way to recruit the most intelligent, creative and talented people in the world. We want innovators, and that means maintaining an environment where they can flourish. Our only boss is the consumer. BigPay values highly collaborative, hardworking people, who can deconstruct problems on the fly and take the team with them, while being inventive, iterative and agile. We never want to reach a stage where you are not challenged on a daily basis – because it means we’re not going fast enough.

 Why BigPay?

●  Join a fearless adventure, where your opinion and input is highly contributional

●  Work in a fast paced, growing company where you will be empowered to succeed

●  An environment where you can challenge and be challenged

●  You will be surrounded by a multidisciplinary group of experts

●  Competitive salary & benefits  

Role Overview:

Reporting to the head of Data Science, the Engineering Lead will work with other members of the Data team to build and maintain our Data Model and Data Warehouse solutions. The successful candidate will need to work independently, and should have a proven track record of being able to scope, plan and deliver technical projects.

Key Responsibilities:

Maintain our ELT pipeline, data transformation tools, and reporting tools.

Assist in deploying and managing business dashboards.

Plan and implement projects that improve the reliability, maintainability, and cost-effectiveness of our data pipeline.


An applicant is expected to have…A Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related fields

Minimum of 3 years professional experience with data engineering projects

Experience writing production code in Python and SQL

Experience with Linux and shell scripting

Proven leadership and teamwork skills with a proactive, problem-solving mindset

Excellent communication skills 

It’s also beneficial to have experience with…

Google Cloud Platform, especially BigQuery and Cloud Composer

Apache Airflow and Apache Beam


PostgreSQL, and/or CockroachDB

Pandas and DBT

Git and Docker

Equal Opportunities and Accommodations Statement

BigPay is deeply committed to creating a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritized. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, family status, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, neurodiversity, disability, age, or any other non-merit based or legally protected grounds.

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