Job Title

Data Engineer

South Africa, Western Cape
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Area: South Africa, Western Cape
Sector: Banking
Posted: 8 March 2024

Job Details

  • Company: Financial institution offering excellent benefits
  • Location: Stellenbosch OR Sandton
  • Work Model: Hybrid

Job Purpose

  • Contribute to the design and development of new applications / systems to meet the business requirements of the product line environment. 
  • Analyse business or system requirements and data to enhance understanding of the product line environment.
  • Participate in and provide input to the Architect during the compilation of solution design documentation for new and existing products and systems.

Education (Minimum)

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology or Data Analysis

Education (Ideal)

  • Degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology, or a related field
  • Certification in Data Warehousing

Minimum Experience:

  • 4+ years’ proven experience within management information systems (MIS) | data warehousing | data transformation/ systems analysis together with a relevant 3 year tertiary qualification 


  • 4-6 years’ proven experience within management information systems / system analysis
  • Proven experience in:
  • A relational data warehouse, e.g. SQL server, Oracle etc., and tools that enable ETL and orchestration 
  • Testing methodologies

Ideal Experience:

  • Experience working in an AWS environment as well as with AWS Technologies
  • Data Analysis
  • Orchestration technologies (Kubernetes / Docker / Terraform)

Minimum Knowledge:

  • IT systems development processes (SDLC)
  • SQL, ETL processes
  • Rational database system and cloud data warehousing 
  • Dimensional modelling
  • Standards and governance
  • Testing practices 


  • Data architecture (technical design and implementation processes)
  • DPLC
  • Banking systems environment
  • Banking business model
  • Best practices for Quality Assurance (QA) 

Additional Information

  • SA born citizen
  • Clear criminal and credit record