Senior Data Engineer (m/f/d)

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BerlinBIT Capital - Research & Engineering Full-time

We are looking for a motivated Senior Data Engineer (m/f/d) to join our team in Berlin.

You will be building the software architecture and processes at one of the most successful asset managers in the world.


  • You are responsible for data engineering at BIT Capital, maintaining and extending our ETL pipelines for the efficient processing of high volumes of market, fundamental and proprietary data
  • You take ownership in the operation and improvement of our existing frameworks for version control, documentation, testing/validation, and IT operations
  • You advise management in the choice of all system architecture and technologies, balancing short-term results with long-term scalability
  • You maintain and improve our back-testing platform (written in Python)
  • You implement operational tools s.a. web-based interactive dashboards, to support the investment team in their research and asset allocation activities
  • You implement and maintain the extraction of proprietary non-commercial data sources
  • Contingent on excellent performance, you build and lead your own team to keep supporting the growing engineering needs of BIT Capital


  • Top of class degree in a technical discipline (Computer Science, Mathematics, Science or Engineering)
  • Experience in setting up and operating robust and scalable technical systems, from the design of system architecture and choice of technologies to the implementation of frameworks for version control, documentation, validation, and IT operation
  • At least 3 years of work experience as a data engineer in a strong team of developers
  • Proficient in Python as a programming language, including Pandas
  • Proficient in SQL; some experience with PostgreSQL and Athena
  • First experience with web development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Proficient with Linux and commonly associated shells and commands
  • Experience in managing resources on AWS and implementing security measures
  • Some experience and/or interest in financial markets and investing
  • Excellent communication skills in English; German is a nice to have
  • Very high standards for your work, keen attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile to deliver the best-in-class results


  • You are a team player, seeking to work with entrepreneurial individuals and thrive in a high-performance, transparent culture
  • You balance quick results with long-term maintainability and scalability in the technologies you deploy
  • You execute with ownership, determination and free of politics
  • You communicate proactively while tackling difficult topics and challenges
  • You are self-reflected and will constantly grow and learn
  • You can relate to our BIT Capital vision

Expect an exciting environment – with real impact, a great team, and strong personal development. Just submit your CV and all relevant documents. We look forward to meeting you!

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