Senior Data Engineer - Data Platform Team (Vancouver)

Vancouver, BC
Engineering /
Full-time /
About GeoComply

We’re GeoComply! We are at the forefront of geolocation, cybersecurity, and anti-fraud innovation, developing and delivering cutting-edge technologies to help ensure regulatory compliance, combat bad online actors, alleviate user friction, and protect businesses from fraud.

Achieving significant business and revenue growth over the past three years and dubbed a tech “Unicorn,” GeoComply has been trusted by leading global brands and regulators for over ten years. Our compliance-grade geolocation technology solutions are installed on over 400 million devices and analyze over 12 billion transactions a year.

At the heart of it all is the people, united by a deep commitment to problem-solving and revolutionizing how people and businesses use the internet to instill confidence in every online interaction. With teams across five countries, three continents, and a global customer base, we have no plans to slow down.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced Data Engineer to join the Data Platform team and help us build a high-quality, world-class scalable, and efficient data platform. If you enjoy working with talented engineers, massive datasets, finding the best-in-class solutions to satisfy business needs, and love tackling challenging problems, you are very welcome!

Key Responsibilites

    • Collaborate with data scientists, analysts, and business stakeholders to understand data requirements and translate them into efficient data pipelines.
    • Design, develop, and maintain data pipelines using Scala, Java, Apache Spark, and Apache Kafka to ingest, process, and transform large volumes of data.
    • Build and imporove batch and real-time data processing solutions to support analytics, reporting, and machine learning.
    • Monitor and troubleshoot data pipelines, ensuring data health and system reliability.
    • Keep up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies in big data and data engineering.

Who You Are

    • You have 4+ years of experience as a Data Engineer in a similar role.
    • Proficiency in Scala and Java programming languages (knowledge of Python would be a plus).
    • Strong technical background in software development, streaming technologies, data engineering, and big data technologies (such as Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, Delta Lakes, etc.).
    • Experience with Databricks for data exploration and analysis.
    • Proficient in SQL and NoSQL databases (such as MongoDB, Druid, Neo4j, etc.).
    • Experience with data warehousing and ETL tools is a plus.
    • Have strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
    • Familiar with storage technologies Adept at problem-solving and troubleshooting.
    • Excellent communication, teamwork abilities, and interpersonal skills to collaborate with cross-functional teams.
    • Familiar with cloud computing such as AWS and GCP.

Bonus Points

    • You have experience working with an international team.
$140,000 - $220,000 a year
The typical salary range for this position is from $140,000 -$220,000 annually. The base pay offered may vary depending on a variety of factors, including your qualifications, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. In addition to our competitive salary package, we also offer the following personal and professional development benefits:

Performance-based bonus and equity plans
Generous paid vacation and sick days
Extended health benefits
Generous training and development allowance
Charitable and DEI initiatives
Team-building events
Why GeoComply?

Joining the GeoComply team means you’ll be part of an award-winning company to work, learn and grow. We are fast-paced, high-impact, and have a can-do team culture.

To be successful in our organization, you need an eager attitude, professionalism, and the confidence to willingly work to prove yourself and your ideas, and earn the trust of the organization.

Here’s why we think you’d love working with us.

We’re working towards something big
We’ve built a reputation as the global market leader for geolocation compliance solutions for over 10 years. We’re trusted by customers from all over the world, and the next few years will be particularly exciting as we continue to scale across new markets.

Our values aren’t just a buzzword
Our values are the foundation for what we as a company care about most. They signify the commitment we make to each other around how we act and what we stand for. They are our north star as we work together to build a company we’re all proud to be a part of. Learn more, here.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of who we are
In collaboration with our team and external partners, we promote DEI in our recruitment and hiring practices; scholarships and financial aid; training and mentorship programs; employee benefits, and more.

Learning is at the heart of our employee experience
At GeoComply, we foster an environment that empowers every employee to gain the knowledge and abilities needed to perform at their very best and help our organization grow. From a professional development budget to local training opportunities, knowledge-sharing sessions and more, we are continually investing in employee career growth and development.

We believe in being a force for good
We profoundly care about our impact on the world and strive to make meaningful contributions to the communities we work and live in. Our Impact division focuses on philanthropic and social responsibility initiatives, including supporting our local communities, advancing equality, and harnessing our technology to protect vulnerable groups. Learn more, here.

We care about our team
Our GeoComply team is talented, driven and hard-working, and is known for its positive attitude and energy.  At GeoComply, we take care of our employees with the total package. Team members are generously rewarded with competitive salaries, incentives, and a comprehensive benefits program.

We value in-person collaboration
The benefits we have seen from teams being together have been tremendous in how we are able to collaborate and swiftly inform each other on what is happening across the company. By introducing an 80% attendance rate, we have seen the value in achieving more together as a company as we continue to foster collaboration across team members and departments.

Apply Now!

Interested in joining our team? Send us your resume and a cover letter. We can’t wait to meet you!

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