Senior Data Engineer (Data Governance)

About the opportunity

We are seeking a Senior Data Engineer who will help us make sure that our Data infrastructure follows the established best practices and "security first" principle.

In this role, you will:

Drive the development and maintenance of a number of services that are responsible for:

- access management to the DWH and Data Lake infrastructure

- handling of GDPR-related API requests on the DWH and Data Lake side

- logging and auditing

- backup and disaster recovery

- compliance related reporting

You will work with Security, RegTech and other teams to build and maintain processes that support security and compliance in an efficient way that avoids unnecessary friction. You increase the level of awareness in the team regarding security and compliance topics.

What you need to be successful:


  • At least 3 years of experience in Data Engineering or related fields


  • Strong knowledge and experience with some distributed data processing technology such as Redshift or Spark
  • Fluency in at least one programming language, preferably Python or a similar language
  • Excellent knowledge of SQL
  • Excited to work with modern technology, take chances, experiment and discover new and more efficient ways to get things done
  • Language skills: English full professional proficiency


  • Detective-level of attention to detail 

What’s in it for you:

  • Accelerate your career growth by joining Germany’s #1 Top Startup Employer, named by LinkedIn two years running 🚀
  • Personal development budget, discounted public transit pass, German language classes, fitness memberships, childcare services, N26 premium bank card, employee loans, and your choice of a Mac or Windows laptop
  • 26 vacation days per year, with an additional day for each year of service - up to 30 days
  • A high degree of collaboration and autonomy while working with a group of diverse peers, getting things done attitude, and access to cutting edge technologies 
  • Rotating selection of hot and cold drinks and snacks in the office, Friday Celebrations once per month with pizza, wine, and beer, plus a monthly company-wide lunch and learn
  • A relocation package with visa support for those who need it

Who we are

N26 has reimagined banking for today’s digital world. Technology and design empower everything we do and it’s how we are building the global banking platform the world loves to use.

We've eliminated physical branches, paperwork, and hidden fees for an elegant digital experience and supreme savings. Giving people the power to live and bank their way is what gets us out of bed in the morning and inspires the work that we do.

N26 has international offices in Berlin, Barcelona, New York, São Paulo and Vienna.

Sound good? Apply now for this position.

N26 is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.