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(Big) Data Engineers

We are looking for Data Engineers to create solutions in a real-time, highly data-driven finance organization and make technical innovations happen. With a range of projects to develop data processing applications, you will have the opportunity to use cutting edge technology across all stages of the lifecycle.

You will work in an agile/scrum team.


  • Design, construct, install, test and maintain data management systems.

  • Build high-performance algorithms and prototypes.

  • Ensure that all systems meet the business/company requirements as well as industry practices.

  • Integrate up-and-coming data management and software engineering technologies into existing data structures.

  • Develop set processes for data mining, data modeling, and data production.

  • Create custom software components and analytics applications.

  • Research new uses for existing data.

  • Employ an array of technological languages and tools to connect systems together.

  • Collaborate with members of your team (eg, data architects, the IT team, data scientists) on the project’s goals.

  • Install/update disaster recovery procedures.

  • Recommend different ways to constantly improve data reliability and quality.

Required minimum Skills and Qualifications

  • Education:
    Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software/computer engineering, applied mathematics, or physics statistics.

  • Programming experience:
    At least 5 years experience (Python or Java or Scala)

  • Experience with big data technologies:
    At least 5 years experience (Spark or Hadoop or MapReduce or Flink)

  • Other experiences:

    • CI/CD DevOps experience, experience with at least one cloud platform
    • Experience with at least one cloud platform
  • Soft skills:

    • Intellectual curiosity to find new and unusual ways of how to solve data management issues
    • Ability to approach data organisation challenges while keeping an eye on what’s important

Other requirements

  • Very good communication skills, written and oral

  • Mastering English, willing to stay in the Netherlands for a longer period of time, or emigrate and willing to learn Dutch