Senior Data Engineer

Senior Data Engineer – Randstad

Job & client description

As a Senior Data Science Engineer at our client you design, build and work on advanced analytics, data processing and data science environments for their A-list customers within supply chain, financial services, leisure, travel and more.

Simply pursuing a successful business is no longer enough nowadays. Positive contributions to the planet and society at large are more important every day. At our client their drive is to help their customers to use their data in a smart way to be more efficient, adaptive and sustainable. How nice would it be to have an inspiring job in an innovative industry and contribute to a better world? Well, this is your chance!

Our client will help you to thrive in your field of expertise. Our client offers development programs, tailored to your individual needs and function requirements, including opportunities to attend courses and seminars. Our client offers challenging, practical hands-on experience with opportunities to work abroad. They operate in a flat organizational structure that keeps communication lines short.

The atmosphere is open, informal, cooperative and positive. Our client employs over 1000 people in the Netherlands (HQ), Belgium, Germany, France, the U.K., Romania, Italy, the U.S., Australia, Brazil, Poland, Denmark and Singapore.

Responsibilities and challenges

As a Senior Data Science Engineer at our client you know how to build data pipelines (ETL), design (cloud) architectures and put (machine learning) models into production. You mainly work on the Microsoft Azure platform and several other technologies and platforms such as and Dataiku. You support and coach your junior and medior team members.

Working together with analysts and data scientists to gather requirements and translating them into engineering tasks is your second nature. You are inquisitive, creative and enthusiastic about sharing your ideas and know-how and you are eager to continuously develop yourself.

Job Requirements

You have at least 4 years’ experience as Data Engineer and/or Machine Learning Engineer in medium and/or large sized organizations.

You have a Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or comparable

You understand what’s needed to get (machine learning) models into production

Security, compliance, performance and scalability is the base your work from

You have experience on the Microsoft Azure platform and have worked with tools like Azure Data Factory, Azure Databricks, Azure Datalake Storage, Azure Container Instances and/or Azure Kubernetes Services

You have programming skills and experience with languages like Python and Scala

You’ve worked with CI/CD (like Azure DevOps) and versioning control systems

You are able to fluently communicate in English (verbally and in writing). Fluency in Dutch is a plus

Experience with technologies such as Spark and Hadoop is a pre, as is DBA experience and setting up cloud environments via infrastructure-as-code

Job benefits

As a senior data engineer our client believes it is very important to stay ahead of the latest technology, knowledge sharing is very important to them. As a senior engineer you play a key role in the research and assessment of the latest technologies and platforms, discuss them with and learn from your team members on several topics. You advise both our client’s customers as well as the internal client organization.

Furthermore our client offers you the following:

Enjoy an open, kind and fun culture

NS Business Card 100%, NS Business Card, lease opportunity or commuting allowance: it’s your choice

Mobility allowance of 3% of your base salary

25 annual leave days, additional days from the age of 35

Year-end bonus equal to a full month’s pay

Our client believes in commitment: so your permanent contract will be waiting for you


Do you recognize yourself in the job description, then please visit our webpage ( and e-mail us your resume/CV and motivation letter.

You can send your CV and Cover letter to Mr. Richard Suijkerbuijk at

For further information you can call Mr. Stephan van Uden at +31 6 2736 9993 or

Mr. Richard Suijkerbuijk at +31 6 3104 6073

* Candidate resumes will be handled and treated in a professional manner

and strictly confidential, as our code of ethics.


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