Senior Data Engineer




Are you a Senior Data Engineer with with broad knowledge of data and analytics? Are you also keen on using Apache Spark or Databricks? Then we have the perfect challenge for you!

About the company

Folksam is one of Sweden’s largest insurance companies. Their aim is to create security for their customers in all stages of life. Folksam is a customer-owned company with a strong focus on sustainability.

Read more about the company here.

About the role

Folksam is working on a new platform that builds upon the delta lake paradigm using Databricks with the medallion lakehouse structure. The high level design (HLD) for the lakehouse is set and now we are refining the diagrams based on what we have discovered in practice.

Technologies used

These are the technologies used across the whole data pipeline. However, we are looking for a Senior Data Engineer focused on tools directly involved in creating deltalakes.

  • Apache Spark
  • Data Build Tool (DBT)
  • Databricks
  • Azure SQL Server
  • PowerBI
  • Apache Airflow for schedule and monitoring
  • Deployment into Azure

To succeed in this role, we see that you have

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in data engineering, data science.
  • Leadership skills, so you can voice the concerns of the data engineer team to the architect/management team.
  • You are data-driven.

Language requirement:

The corporate language at Folksam is Swedish, however, we are running a pilot program where we collaborate with Swedish language institutions to help you learn the language. We will provide more information during the initial interview.

Are you interested in this role?

We’re looking for you who is a doer, likes to solve problems, can think creatively, and isn’t hesitant to voice their opinions. a person who is eager to share knowledge, assist others in various topics, and communicate effectively with diverse team members. Loyalty, a sense of responsibility, and strong interpersonal skills are essential traits we’re looking for in our ideal candidate.

We will interview on an ongoing basis, so please submit your application with your CV as soon as possible. For questions, please do not hesitate to contact or

We are looking forward to receiving your application!