Data Engineer

Part of KBC Group, one of Europe’s leading financial institutions with 12 million clients across, Europe, KBC Digital Development Center is the newly-established agile IT solutions provider in Varna/Sofia, Bulgaria. Our mission is to support the digital transformation in the bank-insurance entities within KBC Group by working on a wide range of software development projects and solutions. Digital Development Center is where classical IT meets digital banking – an international meeting place for cross-country collaboration and idea creation!


Joint for both - Our community is home to people with years of experience, as well as  recent graduates, united in shaping the future of financial services and digital banking. 


The challenge: 
Are you passionate about Big Data & AI and more specifically about the way data science cases are developed and industrialized?
Do you want to work with the latest technologies in the data world and are you interested in taking the first steps towards industrializing cases in the cloud together with the team? 


Then you've come to the right place! 


As a software engineer, you will help build data-driven applications, such as industrializing artificial intelligence models. You are therefore responsible for the entire playing field ranging from technical design to implementation (both create and maintenance) of automated models, new AI cases and /or the supporting frameworks. Do you fancy an extra challenge? Within our teams, we are also starting with the first implementation & migration of the AI models on the cloud (AWS). 

 

What do we offer? 
A challenging position in a rapidly changing environment in self-organizing teams where agility, teamwork & self-discipline are central. Our developments are based on the SAFE methodology with delivery waves of 3 to 6 months.
The team works according to the GEO principles. In concrete terms, this means that we strive for a good work-life balance and that, together with the internal customer, we strive to let the employee work as much as possible at his own chosen location (including teleworking). 

 

As our Data Engineer/ Python Engineer
•    You will team up with the business analyst to design and build an automated model to create insights and leads based on available data.
•    You will also work with a data scientist to perform set-up and maintenance of the data feeds needed for their models. 
•    You optimize and implement in co-creation with the data scientist of an AI model through automation and industrialization.
•    You contribute to the expansion/maturity of our frameworks, ranging from architectural frameworks to technical development/deployment frameworks.
•    You also work closely with our various business customers. 

 

Key competences that will help you succeed: 
•    You are eager to learn and have an open mind towards new tools and technologies, processes and organization. 
•    You have working experience with the following Big Data tools and technologies (Python, PySpark, Jenkins, IntelliJ, GIT, UNIX, UAC). It’s a plus if you have knowledge of the following tools and technologies (Openshift, Docker, Pybuilder, AWS, Concourse, Airflow).
•    You are a team player who likes to help colleagues further and gets his energy from working together and acting in a solution-oriented way.

 

Being part of KBC, you will enjoy plenty of benefits: 
•    Work-Life balance: 25-day annual paid holiday; regular team buildings and company parties
•    Personal Care: Additional medical insurance and pension plan 
•    Fully covered Multisport card
•    An international and highly diverse work atmosphere
•    Hybrid way of working: flexible working time with home-office option
•    Career growth and development: Leadership Development Program, Internal Academies encouraging internal rotations, a wide range of trainings and free access to several learning platforms, language courses and more
•    Preferential terms for banking and insurance products & services offered by KBC Group companies in Bulgaria ( loans rates, life and non-life insurance, etc.) 
•    Spot Awards to make you shine: Employee of the month, Employee of the Year, Exceptional achievements and others 
•    Referral program: recommend a friend to a job and get a bonus
•    Other remarkable benefits: Marriage and Childbirth bonuses, paid Volunteer day, many discounted offers from various providers

 

If you find this job opportunity interesting and you recognize yourself in the above, apply via the button with your CV in English. 
Join. Create. Innovate with us! 

 

 

Contract Type:  Full-time
Category:  IT
Level of Experience:  2. Medior/Experienced (2->5 years)
Region:  Bulgaria - n/a
Company:  KBC Digital Development Center BG