Are you the sort of person who gets a enjoys creating things through design, construction and testing? If the idea of building the infrastructure and systems that make provides good data (and that informs financial activitiy and organisational decision-making), then this might be the career-path for you!
Design, construct, implement, test and maintain the technology that drives profitability and makes businesses future fit.
If this sounds interesting to you, then maybe you might consider a career as a Data Engineer.
Data Engineering creates the technology architecture and infrastructure for the financial industry.
The sort of person who is suited to this career path are those who:
- Enjoys developing, constructing, testing and maintaining technology architectures, such as databases and large-scale data-processing systems (as well as installing continuous data-pipelines to and from huge pools of filtered information that other people can pull the relevant data-sets from for their analysis).
- Focus on and wrestle with problems associated with database integration, as well as with messy and unstructured data-sets.
- Aim to provide clean and useable data to whomever may require it, while improving the business from the ground up.
- Doing all this while using the technology currently in place at the organisation, while also designing and implementing new technology to propel the organisation forward.