Data Engineer

Data Engineer2021-11-23T07:38:34-05:00<p><strong>Join the new kid on the block! </strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks, the global technology consulting firm, is now growing an office in Amsterdam and looking for curious minds to be part of the growth journey! This is a great opportunity to join our crew and make your mark </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">on the future of Thoughtworks Netherlands and the global organization. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">Amsterdam's current team consists of amazingly talented data science &amp; machine learning consultants and experience designers so you'd be surrounded by a group of diverse talent t</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">o work and share experiences with.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks is a global software consultancy that aims to deliver extraordinary impact through technology. Our mission is to create a positive impact on the world through the client work we do, by revolutionizing the industry and by building an organization and culture that is diverse and inclusive by nature. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, free to be ourselves and make our mark in tech.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As consultants, we</span><a href=""> <span style="font-weight: 400;">work with our clients</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> to ensure we’re evolving their technology and empowering adaptive mindsets to meet their business goals. You could influence the digital strategy of a retail giant, build a bold new mobile application for a bank or redesign platforms using event sourcing and intelligent data pipelines. You will learn to use the latest Lean and Agile thinking, create pragmatic solutions to solve mission-critical problems and challenge yourself every day.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><strong>Why should you apply?</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Come thrive in an impact driven environment and a group of bright minded, diverse talent in a culture that celebrates tackling problems others claim unsolvable. Instead of just designing and talking about it, this is the opportunity to be the one bringing Data Science models to life in real world business cases through the magnificent art of (data) engineering. So far we’ve done anything from saving our client 0,5M€ in the first month of using our optimization solution to revolutionizing cash management with real time cloud-based interfaces to creating the world’s first AI-whiskey and automating massive real-time data collection around a ML powered dynamic pricing solution. What would you like to do next?</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Our Data Engineers develop modern data architecture approaches to meet key business objectives and provide end-to-end data solutions. You might spend a few weeks with a new client on a deep technical review or a complete organizational review, helping them to understand the potential that data brings to solve their most pressing problems. On other projects, you might be acting as the architect, leading the design of technical solutions, or perhaps overseeing a program inception to build a new product. It could also be a software delivery project where you're equally happy coding and tech-leading the team to implement the solution.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>You’ll spend time on the following:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with the client to discover, design, architect and deliver data-driven solutions to solve real-world business problems.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with teammates to create complex data processing pipelines in order to solve our clients’ most ambitious business challenges</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Collaborate strongly with Data Scientists in order to design scalable and production proof implementations of their models</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Write clean and iterative code</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Build scalable production level solutions, using docker, kubernetes or such, preferably use also infrastructure as a code tools such as terraform or cloudformation</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure &amp; Google Cloud Platform</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Navigating and querying databases</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Leverage various continuous delivery practices to deploy, support and operate data pipelines</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Advise and educate clients on how to use different distributed storage and computing technologies from the plethora of options available</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop and operate modern data architecture approaches to meet key business objectives and provide end-to-end data solutions</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Create data models and speak to the tradeoffs of different modeling approaches</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Seamlessly incorporate data quality into your day-to-day work as well as into the delivery process&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>Here’s what we’re looking for:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have built large-scale cloud-based data pipelines and data-centric applications</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re knowledgeable in cloud infrastructure and cloud native solutions</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Expertise in streaming &amp; batch processing as well as data warehousing</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Hands on experience in AWS, Azure or Google Cloud platform</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have a good understanding of data modelling and experience with data engineering tools and platforms such as Kafka, Spark, and Hadoop</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are comfortable taking data-driven approaches and applying data security strategy to solve business problems&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re genuinely excited about data infrastructure and operations with a familiarity working in cloud environments</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Working with data excites you: you can build and operate data pipelines, and maintain data storage, all within distributed systems</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Assure effective collaboration between Thoughtworks’ and the client’s teams, encouraging open communication and advocating for shared outcomes</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">This is </span><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">the</span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> opportunity to join a tight crew of bright minds and actually contribute in building up our business in the Netherlands with the support of a global organisation. We are proud to be presenting the Data &amp; AI Service Line at Thoughtworks and have already done some cool and impactful projects world wide. Check out more </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">here</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> and apply now! </span></p>ThoughtworksAmsterdamNetherlands