Senior Data Engineer

Job description

Anchormen is one of the leading Dutch companies in Data Consultancy with solid partnerships. We shape the future by activating data, an engaging and inspiring environment where we value innovation, quality reliability and fun. As an employer, we encourage an entrepreneurial mindset and drive; we don’t believe in micro-management and share responsibility with our staff focusing in adding value to the business and clients.

We have weekly knowledge sharing sessions, Tech Talks and trainings in which the best practices during projects are shared among colleagues. Learning from the best and becoming better is what we aim for. You will be easily able to benefit from the knowledge shared and adapt it into your day to day challenges. We are not just a company, we are a community of data driven innovative minds with a passion for Data.  

Anchormen builds and deliver data driven solutions in Java, Python or Scala using technologies like Spark, Kafka, Elastic, Tensorflow, Sci-Kit learn and Cloud-native components (Azure, AWS). We run several projects simultaneous at renowned companies with large and complex environments. Some of our projects are for example; developing data pipelines, data enrichment, stream processing batch processing, recommendations, consumer insights, search rank optimization, relevance optimization search.

As a Data Engineer, you will be working simultaneously on various projects (offsite and onsite). Depending on your level of experience we will choose together the best assignment that maximizes your potential while investing in your learning curve. You will get the best algorithm into production, design user stories before implementation, develop data structures and data pipelines. Besides that, unit test coverage, Cloud deployment, as well as data storage and data security measures are part of your tasks.

Job requirements

  • A bachelor or master’s degree preferably in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • A software engineer background (Java, Python, Scala or C#)
  • Experience with Azure and/or AWS - CI/CD
  • Experience with Spark, Kafka, Airflow, Hadoop, Elastic, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience in working on several projects simultaneously or willingness to do it
  • Experience with Agile /Scrum
  • Speaking Dutch is a plus

Salary & Benefits package

  • Startdate: September 2020
  • A competitive salary based on your skills and experience
  • 8% Holiday allowance
  • Bonus (up to 5%)
  • Transportation allowance
  • 100% paid pension scheme
  • 25 Holidays
  • Annual Training Budget
  • Laptop/Mac + Mobile Phone


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