Data Engineer

Standort
Amsterdam
Bewerbungsfrist bis
12-05-2017
Ref.-Nr.
FI-00687

Are you interested in Data? And do you have experience in software engineering?
 
Then this might be the change in your career you’re looking for! We believe Data Engineering is one of the future key areas for Vattenfall.
Everything we do is about data. We collect data, gather it, make it accessible in a fast and good way. We work closely with our sales departments who are eager to gain insight in our business and develop new products based on customer’s demand. We are on the journey of providing our customers full data visibility on their energy usage. As a Data Engineer you will play a key role in building up our data platform.
 
What does a Data Engineer at Vattenfall do?
Data Engineers are the data professionals who prepare the “big data” infrastructure to be analyzed by Data Scientists. They are software engineers who design, build, integrate data from various resources, and manage big data. Then, they write complex queries on that, make sure it is easily accessible, works smoothly, and their goal is optimizing the performance of their company’s big data ecosystem. When being a Data Engineer, your activities will include:
  • Create data pipelines (e.g. using Oozie)
  • Bring data science workloads to production (e.g with Python and Spark)
  • Work in close relationship with data science teams
  • Apply software engineering practice (e.g. continuous integration, testing)
 
Our ideal candidate:
You are interested and able to deal with huge data amounts and have experience in software development. You like to use your hands-on mentality to solve complex issues. The willingness and ability to learn is key. Trainings will be provided, understanding of software engineering is what we need you to bring in (e.g. Python, Java/C++).
 
Our offer is:
  • An intensive onboarding program including trainings, knowledge sharing by external partners and learning on the job
  • The time to develop to become a Data Engineer
  • Being part of setting up a new key area for Vattenfall and grow in a future proof expertise area

Location
We are looking for candidates for our office in Amsterdam.
 
At Vattenfall we promote smart working!
Meaning you can easily combine your working life with your private situation to ensure a healthy work life balance. To attract and retain a talented workforce, smart working is successfully implemented within Vattenfall such as the possibility to work part-time.
 
Feel energized? Apply now or contact us for additional information! We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter. For more information about the position you can contact Mareike Albrecht (Manager Customer Analytics) at [email protected] For more information about the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Eveline Beurskens (Recruiter) at +31 6 11 03 4109 or [email protected]
 
We look forward to receiving your application!