Awards:E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Award Winner, Heartland (2020) StateScoop50 Industry Leader of the Year (2020) Named to GovTech 100 five years in a row (2017-2021) - NASCIO State IT Recognition finalist (myNCDMV 2020) Fast Company Innovation in Design Award (iKan 2019)At PayIt, we know how to have fun and work toward something bigger than ourselves. PayIt provided our employees the flexibility to arrange their lives and work schedules in the way that made them successful long before the pandemic forced other companies to adapt, and we continue to expect to do so long after the pandemic ends. What We Care About: We’re about openness, integrity, accessibility and great communication - so these should be qualities that you have too. The usability of our products, open exchange of ideas with our teams and the commitment to the cities, counties, and states we serve are values we won’t budge on, and so we’ll want you to exemplify these too.


Data Engineer - Where GovTech and FinTech Meet

$75,000-$150,000 / YEAR

Come work on engineering problems at scale that benefit all of our lives!! PayIt's platform has helped over 80 million US citizens. We make things like paying a parking ticket, getting a driver's license renewed, or paying property taxes quick, mobile, and efficient.

We're coming off of another record year! We're a funded company, in scale-up mode, and our growth is fueling our hiring. We expect to do a lot of hiring this year.

We are currently hiring Data Engineers for our Data and Analytics Team.

Our tech stack is cutting-edge and cloud-native. We use modern languages, leverage functional programming, and build REST-based microservices on top of SQL and NoSQL databases. Our services run in docker containers and are orchestrated by Kubernetes. In fact, we were an early Kubernetes adopted and got a shout-out at the keynote of KubeCon 2020 for our K8's journey.

We work at the intersection of GovTech of FinTech by providing a modern tech experience for the everyday citizen. If you are interested in solving problems around observability, scalability, performance, security, modularity, configurability, and/or accessibility while working with large cloud-based data sets, come change the future of Government Technology with PayIt.

The Data Engineering Team ensures that our business and clients have access to high-quality, accurate data via multiple channels (reporting, data visualization tools, data warehouse, BI tools, analytics, etc).

Why Join Our Team:

We were one of the first Kubernetes clusters in the midwest and have always worked on the edge of innovation. We even received a shoutout at KuberCon 2020 for our K8's and K9's journey. Our platform is award-winning. And the problems that we solve for impact all of our lives.

Note: We are a cloud-native platform that currently lives in AWS.

What You’ll Need for this Role (Job Requirements):

  • Expertise in Python
  • Experience deploying software to public cloud infrastructure - AWS (preferred), GCP, Azure
  • Experience with RDBMS, NoSQL and Cloud data storage technologies - DocumentDB, MongoDB and Postgres experience preferred
  • Strong SQL experience and proven experiences with handling large volumes of data
  • Experience with building ETL solutions and transforming data between different types of sources
  • Experience building solutions for analytical reporting and business intelligence
  • Experience building or working on reconciliation systems that compare data from multiple sources for verification.

Bonus Points For:

  • Experience working with large-scale distributed systems, developing real time payments systems, and/or working with financial, accounting, or payments systems
  • Experience working with data lakes and/or data warehouses
  • Knowledge of microservices architectures
  • Experience developing software professionally following agile methodologies (e.g., Scrum, Kanban)
  • Experience with a data visualization tool such as Quicksight, Tableau or Lookr

Note: We can not provide sponsorship at this time. We do hope to be able to in the future.