Senior Data Engineer

Next Generation Lotteries 7. Apr 2021 Fullt starf

NGL, a Pollard Banknote Company, is looking for passionate, self-motivated and experienced candidates to join our agile teams in delivering reliable systems according to our customers’ needs. Next Generation Lotteries (NGL) in Iceland is looking for a key player for its Data team. Your mission will be to take active part in designing and building a future cloud-based data platform for NGL’s customers as well as internal product analytics. The teams practice Agile Software Development where shared responsibility, cooperation, and team spirit are valued.


  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture.
  • Identify, design, and optimize data delivery, designing infrastructure for great scalability.
  • Assemble large data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction loading and transformation of data from a wide variety of data sources.
  • Keep our data separated and secure through multiple data centers and regions.
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency, and workload management.
  • Build a continuous testing environment for production workloads; track and fix errors; engineer development, test, and production environments to speed deployment and improve quality.
  • Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.


  • Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architectures, and data sets.
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing, and extracting value from large, disconnected datasets.
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable data stores.
  • Experience using AWS data services is beneficial.

Our Offer

We emphasize having a great working environment and offer the following to our employees:

  • A truly great working environment
  • Modern office space with high quality equipment
  • Social activities
  • Events that encourage innovation
  • Attending conferences and community events, both as participants and contributors

NGL is a full-solution supplier of lottery management and iLottery technology for world-wide lottery markets. The company is owned by Pollard Banknote Ltd. – a leading partner to more than 60 lotteries worldwide, providing high quality instant ticket products, licensed games, retail merchandising solutions, and a full suite of digital offerings. Established in 1907 in Winnipeg, Canada, Pollard Banknote is owned approximately 66.7% by the Pollard family and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (PBL).

NGL’s objective is to deliver the most innovative solutions that will render industry-leading returns to good causes in an ethically responsible way. NGL emphasizes a friendly, lively and respectful workplace atmosphere, where team spirit is highly valued.

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