Posted on May 19, 2016 · Posted in DIGITAL

We have an excellent opportunity for a major client who collect and process data in a new state-of-the-art Big Data platform. Due to the rapid transition towards becoming a data driven organisation they are continuing to invest in talent and are looking for a telent Data Engineer to join the team in Amsterdam. This role sit in a central team responsible for the collection and analysis of data to generate relevant insights for different business units. This platform has many end users across different groups within the organization.

What are you going to do?

Within a growing team of Data experts you will be responsible for all development in and around the data platform which will process high volumes of data in real-time. You will ensure that all data streams are optimized. You will support the Data scientists working on this platform you implement the algorithms. Some data products and algorithms also feed a number of front-end applications with real-time intelligence, you may also develop the integration to these sources. Along with the data architect and scientist you will be part of a strong team where you initiate all sorts of data-driven innovations and execute implement Data solutions that offer added value to business users.


  • Master Completed a university education, preferably computer science, with a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience
  • Knowledge and experience in programming in SQL, Java, Python, Scala
  • Knowledge of (Biggest) Data concepts and techniques
  • Knowledge of setting up Hadoop Clusters, Apache Spark,
  • Knowledge workflow scheduling tools, luigi, airflow, azkaban or similar
  • Knowledge of taking open source products into production
  • Experience with Scrum, DevOps, code versioning systems
  • Fluent In English


We’re looking for someone who is keen to develop a career in data – output driven, proactive and ambitious. We offer an exciting dynamic environment where there is huge investment in Data, cutting edge technology and long term opportunities to develop a career in Data Engineering / Architecture. Excellent salary and benefits

Key words

Data Engineer, Big Data, Hadoop, Scala, Python, Java, SQL, Spark, Cloud, Devops, Scrum,

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  Amsterdam
Job Reference:               113593
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