Software Engineer

Who are we?

KBC Global Services is the engine behind KBC Group – a leading bank-insurance group with over 45,000 talented employees serving more than 12 million clients across Europe. Since 2021, we have been supporting the digital transformation of KBC Group providing software development, QA, AI, and other IT solutions working on a wide range of projects combining classical IT with digital banking.
SSC Credit Risk Validation team, as part of KBC Global Services – Bulgaria branch, is responsible for multiple for credit risk validation automation within the group.
With our in-house developed Python based software, we are providing services to the whole KBC Group for their data-driven decision-making process. 
The team is operating since 2020, and within only 4 years, we have achieved great results and become one of the biggest validation teams in the KBC Group.
We feel very proud and engaged with our achievements and we are looking forward to share experience and values with new team members.


Job description:
As a software engineer, you will take full ownership of the Python software used for credit risk model validations. This includes:
• designing and building automated analytical tools;
• evaluating, and resolving issues and providing timely responses and solutions;
• discovering, cleaning  and assembling large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements;
• exploring ways to enhance data quality.

Educational background:
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in (applied) sciences such as computer science, statistics, mathematics, physics or in engineering.


Technical skills:
• Excellent programming skills in Python, includes working with and using libraries such as: Pandas, NumPy, SciPy, Mathplotlib, scikit-learn, docx.
• Proficiency in working with large databases.
• Experience with automation, GIT, PySpark and AWS is a plus.


Non-technical skills:
• Fluent communication in written and spoken English.
• Self-motivation and easy-going team player personality.
• Proactive attitude.
• Ability to translate complex material into well-structured and simple conclusions, while respecting deadlines.
• Strong personal interest in learning, researching, and creating new technologies with high customer impact.


We Offer: 
• Excellent opportunities for professional and career development
• Opportunities to travel and work across Europe
• Flexible working hours & hybrid workplace model
• Christmas & Performance bonuses
• 25 days annual paid holiday
• Exciting team building activities
• Food vouchers and discounts, free multisport card, additional health insurance
• Preferential terms for banking and insurance products & services offered by KBC Group companies in Bulgaria (loans rates, life and non-life insurance, etc.)
• 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:  1. Junior (0->2 years)
Region:  Bulgaria - Sofia
Company:  KBC Global Services Bulgaria Branch
Job requisition ID:  83715