Finance BI Engineer

About Klarna

Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we've changed the banking industry forever. And now we're creating the world's smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 90 million consumers worldwide, and partner with 250,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world's leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 17 different markets, hosted by 5000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.

Engineering at Klarna is an inspired, customer focused community, dedicated to crafting solutions that redefine our industry. Working in small, highly collaborative Agile teams, you and your team will have a clear mission and ownership of an important outcome that supports Klarna and our customers. At Klarna we optimise for quality, flow, fast feedback, focusing on end-to-end ownership, continuous improvement, testing, monitoring and experimentation. We aim for teams that are inclusive, helpful, and have a strong sense of ownership for the things they build.

Our engineers make some of the most significant decisions for the company and we are looking for bold, open and curious developers. As a Klarnaut, you’ll be inspired to contribute to the growth of Europe’s most highly valued FinTech and your work will reach millions of users.

As a Finance BI Engineer you will work in the Finance Operational BI team which has end-to-end responsibility for supporting Finance with designing, building, and maintaining accounting data services including reporting, data warehousing, data integrations, and real-time data and business solutions.

What you’ll get to do;

  • Our Finance data engineers will most often be involved in designing, building, and running data pipelines, designing and implementing models within a data warehouse, and presenting data through various presentation techniques.
  • Our team primarily works with SAP HANA and SAP BW for real-time reporting on S/4, SAP AFI and data integrations. We also do integrations and work with several other different data technologies including Amazon Redshift, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL, Kafka, and more.
  • Your stakeholders will be Finance, Accountants, Business Analysts, other Engineers building insights within Finance, and all Klarna employees that need financial data in their daily work. We have amazing teams that take care of and become experts at different parts of the domain where sharing and collaboration are key.
  • Some of the technologies and languages we use are SQL (SAP HANA, Amazon Redshift, PostgreSQL), HANA Calculation View modeling, SAP BW (Business Warehouse), SAP ABAP CDS Views, SAP ABAP, SAP S/4, and SAP Analytics Cloud. We are always looking for the most efficient tools for the job and welcome adopting others if they are a good fit!

Who you are;

  • You are an experienced database engineer who has excellent SQL skills that can help our team integrate with data into and out of our systems. 
  • Klarna is looking for ambitious people with significant drive! You should be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast paced international working environment. You will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level thus, you should desire to go above and beyond to produce best work results! At Klarna we embrace change, you should dare to challenge the status quo and be persistent.

You should have;

  • Very good SQL skills and experience working with multiple different database and data technologies such as Amazon Redshift, PostgreSQL, SAP HANA, SAP Analysis for Microsoft Office, SAP Analytics Cloud, MS SQL, Qlik Sense
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Relevant education with a degree in engineering or comparable skills
  • A burning curiosity and interest in financial data, data streaming, data governance, data models, data warehouse, data insights - or all of the above!
What we can offer you:
Culture - You'll have an opportunity to work with people from 90+ different countries in our English speaking offices in Stockholm/Berlin city centre.
Learning - We have a learning and development focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training, and regular internal technical talks.
Compensation - You’ll receive an attractive salary, pension, and insurance plans, plus we offer all of our employees an opportunity to invest in a RSU program and own a stake of the company. You’ll also receive 30 days annual leave and since we recognise that life is about more than work, we also offer benefits for gym memberships, marathons, and all sorts of activities that promote physical health. We also have generous parental leave (for men and women).
Relocation - We can offer relocation support to Stockholm. 

We know diverse teams are strong teams, so we welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our teams include women, men, mothers, fathers, the self-taught, the college-educated, and people from all over the world.
We also believe in making contributions back to the open source community. You can find some of our work at
How to apply: please send us your CV or Linkedin profile in English.

Klarna is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates. Please refrain from including your picture and age with your application.