Data Engineer

Kootenay Savings Credit Union
Posted 13 days ago
$86, 000 - $92, 000 per year
Full Time

Job Description

Are you passionate about building robust data systems that drive impactful business decisions? We’re looking for a skilled Data Engineer to join our Technology Solutions team! If you’re seeking an opportunity to build a satisfying career with an organization that puts their community and employees first, we encourage you to read on!

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Design and Implement Data Architectures: Create scalable and efficient data architectures that support our business needs.
  • Integrate Data Sources: Seamlessly integrate various data sources to provide comprehensive and actionable insights.
  • Develop Data Analysis Algorithms: Craft sophisticated algorithms that help in deriving meaningful patterns from complex data.
  • Create Reports and Automate Processes: Develop insightful reports and automate manual processes to enhance efficiency.
  • Collaborate with Stakeholders: Work closely with executives, stakeholders, and departments to understand and translate business requirements into data solutions.
  • Manage Data Platforms: Ensure the integrity, availability, and compliance of our data platforms with governance policies

What you’ll bring:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, or related field.
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in data engineering or related roles, that has resulted in a strong understanding of database systems, data integration, and algorithm development.
  • Expertise with MS SQL development and administration.
  • Significant experience with data warehousing technologies and Business Intelligence platforms and the integration thereof, ideally MS Azure, PowerBI and related Microsoft cloud systems.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and DevOps practices.
  • Ability to demonstrate good judgment, strong customer service orientation with an ability to excel in a complex, dynamic, and rapidly changing technological and collaborative environment.
  • Ability to analyze existing or proposed business system requirements and to design practical solutions including the ability to write clear technical documentation
  • Highly motivated and self-directed, with keen attention to detail, along with proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

Why work for us?

We know that our dedicated employees give us a lot and are key to our success; in return, we offer a total rewards package that includes:

  • Competitive salary of $86K – $92K
  • Competitive benefits including extended health, dental and vision coverage
  • Health care & Personal spending account
  • Paid vacation, sick time and floating holidays
  • Confidential employee and family assistance program
  • Continual training, development and coaching
  • Unique staff benefits on products such as bank accounts, loans & mortgages
  • The opportunity to build a satisfying career in an organization that incorporates many leading-strategic initiatives
  • Being part of an organization that puts their community and employees first
  • Being part of a talented and dedicated team who improve our members’ financial lives

If you are a team player ready to take on an exciting challenge in a progressive, employee-focused environment, we’d like to hear from you!


We are the region’s leading credit union with over $1.6 billion in assets, over 30,000 members and over 200 employees. Our Corporate Office is in Trail, BC along with our Member Service Centre and we have eleven branches throughout the East & West Kootenays offering retail and commercial banking services. We’re community-minded, we donate back to the community, support local non-profits, and provide sponsorships and bursaries for students to help them grow. It’s part of who we are as Kootenay Savings Credit Union and, together as a team, we can make a real difference. For more information about Kootenay Savings, please visit For more information about the Kootenay regions, please visit

Please apply online through the careers section of our website at to upload your resume and complete the application questions. 

Closing date:  July 26, 2024

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.


Apply Now

Contact Information