Senior Data Engineer



Data Science
Portugal · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Bitsight is a cyber risk management leader transforming how companies manage exposure, performance, and risk for themselves and their third parties. Companies rely on Bitsight to prioritize their cybersecurity investments, build greater trust within their ecosystem, and reduce their chances of financial loss.
Built on over a decade of technological innovation, its integrated solutions deliver value across enterprise security performance, digital supply chains, cyber insurance, and data analysis.

  • We invented the cyber ratings industry in 2011
  • Over 3000 customers trust Bitsight
  • Over 750 teammates are dispersed throughout Boston, Raleigh, New York, Lisbon, Singapore, and remote

We are looking for an experienced team player to join one of our multicultural Engineering teams, focusing on large-scale data pipelines. As an engineer here, your mission is to deliver robust, high-quality code in a continuous delivery environment. You’ll work in a small, cross-functional Agile team to design & ship features and evolve our infrastructure.

As a Senior Data Engineer, you are known for thinking on your feet, learning quickly, and owning a resolution problem. You enjoy solving complex problems while contributing to new ideas and techniques, leading to continuous improvement for the team. You enjoy close collaboration to find better ways to deliver great quality software in a high-trust Engineering culture.


  • Curious and with a growth mindset. Have a passion for continuous learning, seeking out opportunities to expand your knowledge, and stretching yourself and others to achieve goals.

  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in system design, data structures, and algorithms.

  • Six (6) years of experience as a Software Engineer. Three (3) years of experience building and operating large-scale data pipelines.

  • Proficient with Python and Spark.

  • Proficient with Apache Airflow.

  • Experience with NoSQL data warehouses such as AWS Redshift, Apache Iceberg.

  • Experience with CI/CD (e.g. Jenkins) and container technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes).

  • Experience working with a team of engineers, and product owners in delivering a product to end-users. Able to own loosely defined features from technical design through completion, and deliver on commitments.

  • Responsible, team-oriented, and well-organized.

  • Excellent communication skills in English - both written and spoken.


  • Experience leading projects.

  • Experience with OpenSearch, Django, Java, Scala.

Diversity. Bitsight is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.

Culture. We put our people first. Bitsight offers best in class benefits. We devote the same energy to nurturing our company's inclusive culture as we apply to serving our customers' needs. Working at Bitsight will give you the opportunity to fulfill your professional goals and expand your skills.

Open-minded. If you got to this point, we hope you’re feeling excited about the job description you just read. Even if you don’t feel that you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply. We’re eager to meet people that believe in Bitsight’s mission and can contribute to our team in a variety of ways.

Additional Information for United States of America Applicants:

Bitsight also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities or based on a sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with applicable law.

This position may be considered a promotional opportunity pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.