Staff Data Engineer, Software


Functie omschrijving Staff Data Engineer, Software

Senior Data Engineer, Amsterdam (AWS)

The organization is an innovative leader in digital marketplaces spanning 17
countries. They are all about matchmaking, and their sites help people find
whatever they’re looking for in their local communities. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less.

As a global network of loved local brands their team of over 6,000 employees are there to
make things better, safer and easier. They do that by being experts in their field, basing
improvements on data and bringing together their network of talented teams.

About the team
The Data Enablement team is part of the Data Foundations tribe at the organization. The
team has the goal of democratizing access to global data. They empower the organization to
build data-driven products and insights based on reliable and secure data, so everyone can
spend more time delivering value. Their global and local data product teams offer various
services ranging from recommendations, to search ranking, to user profiling and
segmentation, to performance statistics engines and others to offer their end-users and
partners to create perfect matches on their marketplaces. They work closely together with
these teams, learn from them and build new and better tools to improve their productivity
and influence.

They are on the lookout for top-notch software engineers to join their team and make a
global impact in an exciting and dynamic environment. Come and join them!

What will you do?

You will be leveraging their public cloud (AWS) to build and maintain data and machine learning primitives and self-serve platform tooling ranging from:

  • Data ingestion and consumption services for batch and streaming to democratizedata access.
  • You will build the technology that supports the organization to create an ecosyste of discoverable, addressable, trustworthy, interoperable and secure datasets and
  • data products to realize the data mesh paradigm at scale.
  • In executing against their mission, you will work closely with global and local engineers,architects, data scientists and product owners.

Your responsibilities

  • Design, productionize and own end-to-end solutions that respond to their customer's needs;
  • Define, plan and execute on large scale strategic projects;
  • Communicate and align with peers and cross functional stakeholders;
  • Drive for technical excellence and pick the right balance between quality and speed of delivery;
  • Consistently steer the target architecture by identifying areas of critical need basedon future growth;
  • Be the go-to expert inside the organization and influencer inside the team in severaltechnologies and technical areas;
  • Actively participate in department-wide cross-functional tech initiatives;
  • Coach and mentor less experienced engineers for growth and success.

What will you get?

  • An attractive monthly base salary with a maximum of 90.000-100.000 euro per year,depending on your knowledge and experience (incl holiday allowance);
  • A yearly bonus of 15%;
  • A possibility to get company shares (depending on the salary scale you are in);
  • A monthly coverage in medical contribution;
  • A health company courtesy;
  • Parenting support;
  • Life and disability insurance;
  • Interesting retirement scheme;
  • A lot of possibilities to grow and develop yourself.

Who are you?
They are looking for someone who is passionate about data. You have a strong focus on
execution, delivery and customer impact and craft code that is understandable, simple and
clean. You are a sharp communicator who can explain complex problems in clear and concise
language. You have a growth-oriented mindset and a desire to teach, improve, and
otherwise force multiply the strengths of the engineers that surround you. You are a fast
learner and thrive on learning new technologies and don't believe in one-size-fits-all
solutions. You are a great teammate and believe that you can achieve more as a team - that
the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.

You have experience designing and productionizing large-scale distributed systems built
around machine-learned models and big data. Experience with Dev/ML Ops and associated
best practices.

  • You have strong expertise in Java and/or Scala programming languages. Pythonexperience is a plus;
  • You have experience with batch and streaming technologies: e.g Apache Flink,Apache Spark, Apache Kafka and Kafka Streams;
  • You have expertise with distributed data stores (Cassandra, Redis, ClickHouse, Elasticsearch, DynamoDB) and messaging systems (Kafka, Kinesis) at scale.
  • You have experience with Linux, Docker, private and/or public cloud (OpenStack,GCP, AWS);BS or MS in CS or a related technical field.

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