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Head of Data Engineering

Tokyo, Japan

29 November, 2021

Compensation

¥14.9M - 19.9M

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered

Technologies & frameworks

  • Data
  • Data Engineering
  • JVM
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Python
  • Relational Databases
  • Agile

Benefits & perks

  • Pension contributions
  • Diverse management team
  • Japanese speaking lessons
  • 2 months relocation/housing
Change how payments are made in Japan with a real time distributed platform, handling millions of users -

Role overview

Reporting to the CTO, the Head of Data Engineering will lead engineers and technical leads driving the vision, design and implementation of data platform. This position and department will collaborate with other engineering peers, Sales and Marketing in order to set the data strategy to bring data into information to derive business value and aid business decision.

Also work closely with Finance to serve data as analytics and financial statements, for both internal and external parties.

This leader should have a strong vision and ensure compliance with security and legal / regulatory requirement; also good judgement of risk and formulate necessary plan.

This is a manager role; team / people management is part of the key responsibilities as well.

Responsibilities

Engineering

  • Lead company-wise data platform design and implementation
  • Manage the growth and scaling of data platform in accordance to Paidy products and growth
  • Oversee and react to the data flow/data pipeline changes and manage its impact to data platform
  • Manage data providing and exchange with different technical parties
  • Being part of the various group as domain expert on data engineering perspective; including architecture review board & data governance
  • Provide guidance at implementation level and conduct regular review on design & code base

Leadership & Management

  • Manage a department of 7 engineers
  • Maintain engineering productivity ensuring that work life balance is maintained.
  • Define metrics of success for the engineering teams
  • Drive the execution and delivery of features and new products
  • Define and drive working model and best practice within the department

Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree/Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related subject
  • Strong technical knowledge at architect and proven people management experience
  • 10+ years designing, building, shipping, and maintaining efficient, reliable data pipelines, and data models as part of a data warehouse solution
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with high throughput real-time / streaming data pipeline design
  • Strong knowledge on Java; knowledge on Python will be a plus
  • Strong knowledge on various RDBMS and NoSQL technologies; including PostgreSQL & Elasticsearch
  • Passionate and significant experience in building highly scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant and extensible platforms
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills, specifically a demonstrated ability to effectively guide and influence within a dynamic matrix, multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural environment
  • Able to communicate difficult technical concepts clearly to a variety of individuals of varying technical expertise and understanding
  • Detail-oriented, creative problem-solving skills, and get the right things done
  • Highly organized and capable of providing appropriate technical leadership while requiring minimal day-to-day guidance
  • Design and Implement appropriate data architectures, infrastructure, data pipelines and enablement tools, processes, and controls to help the Data Engineering team grow at scale
  • Strong and good knowledge on finance or accounting. related operation, data modeling and regulatory requirement


Paidy team will ask about your user experiences with Paidy Apps during the interview. Please download Paidy App and try it out!

  • iOS: https://apps.apple.com/jp/app/paidy/id1220373112
  • Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paidy.paidy&hl=en&gl=US

For those who are not able to download Paidy App, due to the regional restrictions, please be advised that you download the similar App, such as Klarna, Afterpay, Affirm and so forth, and come up with your opinions on these applications and services.

● Please note that you must be eligible to work in Japan

  • 50-249

Paidy was founded with the mission to create a world of “We remove the barriers, embrace simplicity”, offering its real-time monthly consolidated credit service all across Japan. Paidy started Japan’s first instant post-pay credit service for ecommerce consumers in October 2014. Paidy requires no pre-registration or credit card to use; Paidy consumers purchase products online using only a mobile phone number and email address (verification is established though a four-digit code via SMS or voice pin-code) and settle a single monthly bill for all their purchases, either at a convenience store, by bank transfer or auto debit. Paidy also supports multi-pay installments and subscriptions. There are currently almost 4,000,000 Paidy accounts in use (Oct 2020)!! Paidy has proved a powerful means of persuading first time buyers to transact online. Its proprietary models and machine learning mean that transactions are underwritten in seconds, with guaranteed payment to merchants. Paidy increases merchant revenues by reducing incomplete transactions, increasing conversion rates, boosting average order values, and facilitating easy repeat buying.

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Compensation

¥14.9M - 19.9M

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered

Technologies & frameworks

  • Data
  • Data Engineering
  • JVM
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Python
  • Relational Databases
  • Agile

Benefits & perks

  • Pension contributions
  • Diverse management team
  • Japanese speaking lessons
  • 2 months relocation/housing

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