Data Engineer

R&D · Reykjavík, Iceland
Department R&D
Employment Type Full-Time

Lucinity is a SaaS startup in Reykjavík, London, Stockholm, Brussels and New York using Human AI to Make Money Good. Our anti-money laundering (AML) platform helps banks fight financial crime. Do you want to shine a light on dark finance? 


About you 

You’re a talented Data Engineer, and want to join our growing team designing and implementing world-class data processing/ETL processes as part of building the next generation of anti-money laundering products. You will be working on improving our data modeling capabilities, as well as helping to develop our internal and external APIs and data storage architecture.   


  • Designing, developing, and supporting batch and real-time data processing architectures  
  • Evaluating technical solutions and to provide alternatives where possible; to make recommendations and explain the reasoning behind them 

Key challenges 

  • Cross-disciplinary input from a team of financial experts, AI scientists, legal professionals to build the best data models possible for Lucinity’s customers 
  • Working with a dynamic SaaS product that’s trusted by some of the largest and most innovative financial institutions in the world 

Skills & experience 

  • 5 years of general experience, with 3+ years of applicable industry experience. 
  • A desire to share knowledge and expertise amongst team members   
  • Excellent communication, teamwork, and collaboration skills   
  • Experience writing Python and SQL   
  • Experience with Apache Airflow, or a comparable job scheduling system   
  • Experience working with Pandas or Apache Spark   

Bonus points for: 

  • Familiarity with PostgreSQL, Parquet, and other data storage methods  
  • Knowledge of feature stores and their design  
  • Experience of Agile/Scrum processes  
  • Worked within source control (git) managed software projects  
  • Developed and shipped applications using containers (Docker) and Kubernetes  
  • Experience using Azure DevOps 

Lucinity is an equal opportunity employer. A supportive, empowering, and inclusive environment for every member of our team is integral to our mission of Making Money Good. Continuous learning is in our DNA, and we celebrate different perspectives to help us grow as a company and as individuals. Our team consists of brilliant individuals from various backgrounds located in Reykjavík, New York, London, Stockholm, and Brussels. All applicants will be considered for employment, regardless of identity or background.  


The application deadline is February 17 2022.    

For more information, please contact Alexander O'Donovan-Jones:  


We look forward to hearing from you! 

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