Data Engineer

Update – Vacancy stop due to coronavirus

Due to the economic impact of the coronavirus, we have decided to put this vacancy (temporarily) on hold. However, we would like to stay in touch with potential candidates who are interested in our organization.

If you are interested in this position, please send your contact details to our Corporate Recruiter Diane by e-mail She will keep your details and contact you as soon as this position is vacant again.


Do you want to work in a fun, and innovative team and dynamic working environment? Do you want to make a great contribution to the development of our high traffic websites, thanks to your knowledge in Data in a high-performance environment? Then we are looking for you! 

Due to replacement in the Product & Development team we are immediately looking for a:

Data Engineer

What does your day look like?

Your main responsibilities are to improve and maintain the BI data warehouse and other big data ecosystems, create and manage data pipelines and initiate projects that will contribute to the data accessibility within the organization

You’re responsible for making sure that data is accessible and ready for analysis. You also empower teams to collect, measure and present metrics while thinking about the project they will work on next. We need someone to help the teams do that by selecting the right infrastructure and by making sure the right data is available.

What does your team look like?

Within the Product & Development department we work with multiple Scrum teams. You’ll be part of our international in-house development team. We work using Scrum and Kanban.

Who are we looking for?

As our Data Engineer you are able to speak all of our data languages and funnel them into a single clear stream that is workable for everyone.
This is an important role as you will be responsible for transforming raw and unstructured data to useful information for data analysis and data-driven decision-making on a daily basis.

At design level, you are able to assess the needs of both producers and consumers and maintain the architecture that best fits their needs. We are looking for someone with a level of independence, who is ambitious and wants to have impact.

You should be very familiar with:

  • Capable of downloading, processing, writing and storing various file extensions in R (Python is a pre)
  • AWS S3 bucket storage (PULL, PUT, DELETE)
  • API’s from internal and external sources (Google Analytics, Autocomplete)
  • working with different encodings
  • Parallel programming
  • Standard git commands for version control
  • Create data pipelines from scratch
  • Manage data warehouse of BI

Ideally you:

  • are an experienced Data Engineer who makes pragmatic and practical choices that allows us to move fast and gives us the guaranties we need
  • 2 years of relevant work experience
  • You have experience with data modelling, ETL systems and Data warehousing
  • You have experience with tracking and collecting events
  • You have experience with cloud infrastructure or cloud services
  • You have a good command of the English language, both written and spoken

You’ll be able to:

  • Have a meaningful impact on the company’s future;
  • Create features quickly and without any red tape;
  • Work on a product that impacts a lot of people;
  • Be on a smart team that gets a lot done.

What do we offer you? We have great benefits!

Next to the fact that it is fun working with us, we offer great benefits:

  • A  salary depending on your education and experience;
  • An informal working environment with ambitious colleagues with a strong team spirit;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • 25 days of paid leave;
  • Bonus scheme;
  • Free travel insurance;
  • Pension plan;
  • Laptop;
  • Flexible working hours and location;
  • Great coffee, table soccer competitions and onboarding program;
  • A healthy and social working environment including fresh fruit, weekly office drinks and lots of social activities and legendary parties.

Application procedure

  • Interested in this job? Please send your  resume and letter of motivation through the  ‘apply button’;
  • Our next step in the recruitment process is a phone screening. After this, there will be two more interview rounds at our office;
  • A reference check and an assessment can be part of the application procedure;
  • Questions? Get in touch with our Corporate Recruiter Diane via or Whatsapp 06-38762512

We prefer applications from EU/EEA citizens, not in need of a working permit for The Netherlands.

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Recruitment Contact
NL – Haarlem (HQ) Contact
  • NL – Haarlem (HQ) Kennemerplein 16
    2011 MJ - Haarlem
  • +31 (0)23 3024 600