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Database Engineer at Kabbage
Atlanta, GA, US
Kabbage is blazing a trail in big data & fintech and we are looking for a Database Engineer to join the Kabbage team as we continue our amazing growth trajectory.

Kabbage is more than a lender for small businesses; our data and technology platform is now being used as a fully branded product by other lenders, and our products are expanding. We’ve received numerous awards & recognition, including Glassdoor’s 2017 Best Places to Work, “36th fastest growing company in the US” on the INC 500 List, Fast Company’s "Top 10 most innovative companies in finance" and Forbes' "America’s Top 100 Most Promising Companies" among others.

Your mission:

Develop the features within the Kabbage data platform.

What you'll be doing:

Manage the recent SQL Server (2016, 2014, or 2012) editions.
Manage Data integration project with Salesforce.
Ensure the database is available, secure, and stable.
Secure data through encryption, hashing, or other mechanisms.
Constantly test data that is coming from database to ensure it is not corrupted.
Integrate new products and software packages into the system, and ensure that the data produced is accurate.
Ensure that the internal clients using data sets understand and correctly interpret data provided to them.
What you should have:

ETL experience using SSIS
Deep understanding of data modeling for web-based applications and services
Ability to work collaboratively with developers on design solutions
Strong troubleshooting methodology
Strong performance tuning skills
Experience with other data products (Hadoop, Postgres, sqoop, etc.)
Understanding of other data products (PostgreSQL, MySQL, DynamoDB, etc.)
Experience modeling JSON data
Experience in exporting and importing data from Hadoop
Experience with source control of data objects using Team Foundation Services, GIT, or similar products
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
Bonus points:

Maintenance / support of Analysis Services cubes
SharePoint support and / or configuration
What we're looking for in you:

Can-do attitude: Approaches situations with a desire and need to succeed. Will not just accept traditional view of problems.
Analytically oriented: A desire to see ideas proven rather than accept what is desired.
Creativity: There is not just one answer to problems, and this person should be able to find paths to success even if the first try fails.
Adaptability: Kabbage is an organization that moves quickly and this person needs to be able to adapt to an evolving organization
High standards: Should expect and only accept work of the highest caliber. While this person should hold himself or herself to this standard, they should also help to push these standards back on Kabbage as well.
Open/honest: Makes the “right” decision and does so without question, and is able to answer questions without fear.
Self-starter: Ability to drive projects forward with limited oversight
Why Kabbage?

Our people! We are very proud of our people, our products, and our fun, friendly, and passionate culture.
Equity – everyone’s an owner!
Full coverage of individual health benefits
Fully stocked kitchen & catered lunches daily
Casual work environment – just cover all of the requisite parts!
Top of the line hardware