Senior Data Engineer

Pagaya is an asset management firm with over $1.5B in assets under management and growing rapidly. Pagaya invests in alternative credit using cutting-edge machine learning technologies and big data analytics. We serve a broad range of institutional and high net worth investor markets including banks, pensions plans, foundations, private wealth and sovereign wealth funds.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build world-class data processing infrastructure
  • Make all Pagaya's data sources easily accessible for all data scientists/analysts (currently 30, and counting)
  • Implement highly reliable, distributed data processing solutions - using the most relevant tools
  • Implement advanced data pipelines, while fully understanding their research aspects
  • Swim in the company's data, understand its content and lead the technical endeavors of retrieval of new data sources
  • Teach, guide and grow Pagaya's data scientists to excellent engineering capabilities
  • Implement quick sanity-check inspections of data sources


  • BSc in CS/ IS (Honor role)
  • Excellent programming skills
  • Minimum 5 years experience with Python
  • Minimum 5 years experience working in Linux environments
  • Experience with working with data scientists - Strong advantage
  • Experience with cloud technologies – Advantage
  • Motivated self-learner and excellent team player
  • positive attitude!