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March 12, 2019
1 position



Krakow, Poland

Svitla Systems Inc. is looking for Senior Database Engineer for a full-time position in Poland. Our Customer is a a New York based consulting company that provides advisory services and decision support software to the financial services industry. The Company focuses mainly on issues of revenue strategy, which can be described as "customer science”. This may include work related to segmentation, product design, pricing, distribution management, payment services, sales execution effectiveness, branding, market mix management, and customer experience. The comapny delivers data-driven software products and services to accelerate revenue growth and increase profitability in the financial services industry. The company's solutions leverage the models and insights accumulated through years of consulting to top banks and financial institutions. The team members have the business expertise, analytical skills and know-how to implement creative, practical solutions for clients.

About Svitla:

Svitla Systems is a proven custom software development company and testing provider. We deliver unparalleled value to our clients, who rely on our expertise in managed team extension and build-to-order software applications.

Our main office is in the heart of Silicon Valley - with sales and development offices throughout the US, Mexico, and Europe (Ukraine, Montenegro, and Germany).

Our mission is to build a business that is not only profitable but also contributes to the well-being of our employees and their families, improves our communities, and makes a lasting difference in the world.


  • Hands-on SQL Server development (Stored Procedures, Functions etc)
  • Collaborate with Product Management and other engineers on the team to make product improvements and develop new features
  • Create and maintain detailed documentation and functional design specifications
  • Design and develop data pipelines for new applications, improve for existing ones.
  • Perform ongoing backend Database maintenance of existing applications
  • Provide technical information to assist in the development of client facing product documentation
  • Author and participate in application design and code reviews
  • Adhere to change management protocols and version control
  • Present demonstrations of new features to internal product teams as well as high level firm leadership and partners




  • Bachelors degree, preferably in computer science, or engineering field
  • 5+ years of experience in database development and/or software engineering
  • Expert-level database development experience in SQL Server, preferably for business intelligence solutions, including writing stored procedures for complex business logic in T-SQL
  • Good knowledge of Windows, optional experience in backend database administration
  • Optionally, experience with Windows Powershell and CMD CLI, and Linux shell scripting
  • Experience in the design, development and maintenance of ETL pipelines and solutions
  • Extensive experience in dealing with raw data files of various standards (CSV, EDI, etc)
  • Experience in parsing and mapping unstructured data using T-SQL, or Linux/Windows CLI tools
  • Optionally, but a big plus, experience in the non-DB components of full stack app development
  • Knowledge of Agile development process, SVN and other change management protocols
  • Exceptional analytical thinking ability, and excellent problem-solving skills
  • Self–discipline and willingness to learn
  • Ability to work well with others in a high-pressure environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills



Personal qualities:

We find that the most successful candidates for the Senior Database Developer position are natural and relentless problem solvers who are passionate about efficiency and quality of their work, and database and related technologies. These individuals can work well as part of small multi-disciplinary teams, have a keen interest in producing only the best output, and have good knowledge and optionally hands-on experience in full stack application development.

What we love about Svitla Systems:

  • Flexible working day start & stop times.
  • Competitive compensation, including equity options with regular performance-based salary and career development reviews.
  • Personal time off: paid vacation and holidays. Work hard, play hard, right?
  • We're very fast-paced, hard-working, and love to have fun! Our cool co-workers play soccer, poker, go skiing, biking, hiking, and so much more.
  • We have tasty birthday cakes, lunch bunch and subsidized drinks and snacks, funny celebrations, team outings and unforgettable corporate events.
  • We are always happy to meet the newbie colleagues and their new ideas.
If you are interested in our vacancy, please send your CV. We will be happy to see you in our friendly team :)

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