Fika • Remote

Senior Data Engineer

Employment type:  Full time
Salary:  £55000 - £70000 per annum

Remote-first – Option for co-working

Fully flexible hours

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Job Description


  • Hands on engineering and data science coding

  • Data architecture and warehousing 

  • Working with business requirements to develop product and development briefs with the Head of Product

  • Working with leaders within the product team and senior management team to help shape the product and technical roadmap

  • Leading data science, recommendation engines and AI

Person specification


  • Saas and enterprise software development experience

  • Significant experience in fast-growth environments

  • Experience building recommendation engines and/or personalised experiences 

  • Understand the fundamentals of data science engineering 

  • Experience in complex technical environments involving large amounts of data

  • Passionate about our mission and the end user experience

  • Good working knowledge of our tech stack, specifically;Firebase, Google Cloud Platform, git, ci


  • Start-up experience or experience in a small-medium sized product company

  • Experience managing a range of people including data analysts + data scientists

    We can promise:

    🏡 Flexible and remote-first (UK only), with options to access co-working spaces in your area and meet up with other team members

    🔋 Recharge Fridays Every fortnight we have a recharge Friday to use however you choose - to get some focus work done or to take a day for yourself!

    🗣 Free use of the full Fika platform to improve your own mental fitness and free access for friends and family

    💰Opportunities for stock options

    🎉 We meet up in person to celebrate the quarter and plan ahead for the next one

    🌴 A generous holiday policy so you can take the time you need

    💻 MacBook and a budget for your home office equipment

    🌆 The option to work from anywhere

Company benefits

Work from anywhere scheme
25 days annual leave + bank holidays
Hubble credits
Work from home allowance
Teambuilding days
Recharge Fridays
Stock Options
Full Access to the Fika Platform

We asked employees of Fika how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done
Working at Fika

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
What employees are saying

Fika is the perfect definition of flexible, I honestly can't imagine anyone telling me I had to be somewhere or work certain hours. It just doesn't happen. At Fika, senior leaders really do lead by example here.

Fika Employee