Jumio is hiring a

Data Platform Engineer


At Jumio, you will work for a market leader providing solutions to ensure online trust and to make the digital world a safer place for everyone. You will be instrumental in building the next generation data platform to increase the scalability and modularity as Jumio grows. 

As a Platform Engineer working in the data domain, you will architect and build the fundamental tools and infrastructure leveraged by data producers and consumers at Jumio. You’ll be solving complex problems in innovative ways and collaborating with exceptionally talented colleagues. 

Example Responsibilities:


  • Set up infrastructure, tools, and libraries that enable stakeholder teams to conveniently produce/consume data and create data products to power ML and product use-cases
  • Enforce data governance via tools like schema registry and programmatically enforced methodologies
  • Set up data catalog and data lineage services to increase metadata availability & discoverability
  • Opportunity to take the lead in building cutting edge architecture

Experience and Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of software / data platform engineering experience
  • Lead contributor to successful large scale data platforms 
  • Experience with cloud environments (AWS preferred)
  • Hands-on experience with infrastructure as code (Terraform)
  • Knowledge of data-specific infrastructure components (e.g. Kafka, AWS Kinesis) & Big Data technologies (e.g. Spark, Flink, Kafka Streams)
  • Understanding of data storage principles and data formats (e.g. Avro, Protobuf, Parquet, Delta, or other formats)
  • Understanding of governance and security requirements around sensitive data
  • Proficiency in object-oriented and/or functional programming languages (e.g. Python, Java, Scala or Kotlin)
  • Strong knowledge of orchestrating distributed microservices and the related tooling (e.g. Docker, AWS ECS, or other containerization & orchestration tools)
  • Experience with software development patterns, best practices (e.g. TDD), and principles (e.g. SOLID)
  • Nice to have: understanding of common infrastructure leveraged for ETLs  (e.g. Airflow or other schedulers)
  • Passion for learning new things and bringing in new ideas

Jumio Values: 
IDEAL: Integrity, Diversity, Empowerment, Accountability, Leading Innovation



Vienna is regularly voted the best city in the world for ‘liveability’ and Linz isn’t bad either! Austria is the origin of Jumio and at the heart of the culture of technical and product excellence. It’s a massively diverse crew of people spread across several floors and with thriving social life - and a great balcony for BBQs. In a recent culture survey these attributes were rated particularly highly in Jumios Austrian offices. This position can be full time in the office, hybrid or remote first. 


Jumio is the leading provider of online identity verification, eKYC and AML solutions. With a global footprint, we’re expanding the team to meet strong client demand across a range of industries including Financial Services, Travel, Sharing Economy, Fintech, Gaming, and others.

Based in Palo Alto, Jumio operates globally with offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific and has been the recipient of numerous awards for innovation and being a great place to work. 

Equal Opportunities: 

Jumio is a collaboration of people with different ideas, strengths, interests and cultures. We welcome applications and colleagues from all backgrounds and of all  statuses

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