Data Engineer

Windsor Data Services is a modern, cloud age data integration and advertising company. We help companies get the most out of their data, and design solutions to make sure the data is valuable for years to come.

In the age of Big Data, machine learning and predictive analytics, data is one of the most important assets for a business. Organising and making the data available makes it possible to improve operations, understand and enhance customer interactions, and optimise marketing.

We help companies with all data-related projects and services.

We offer:

  • Being part of and influencing a fast-growing startup

  • A role as a Big Data Engineer working closely with customers to find the best solutions. Be part of the team that designs and builds an analytics platform using modern Big Data technologies and provides services to enable Data Scientists with their work

The role requires:

  • Collaborating with business-facing teams to understand data and functional requirements

  • Inputting into overall IT architecture of the solution, including technical environment configuration, data modelling, data integration, data presentation, information security and other IT architecture related topics

  • Designing and building data pipelines to ingest, integrate, standardise, clean and publish data

  • Defining and building integration patterns with downstream applications

  • Supporting Data Scientists in their day-to-day work on a variety of topics, including tools and data analysis methods

  • Taking part in creating analytical deliverables for the business stakeholders

You offer:

  • University education in IT or another technical specialisation, ideally with focus on Data Management

  • Work experience as a Data Engineer using Big Data technologies

  • Experience with Hadoop based analytical solutions, ideally on Cloudera distribution

  • Practical skills in creating data processing pipelines (Python, R, Spark, Scala or similar tools)

  • Good knowledge of SQL, Hive and Impala databases

  • Ideally experience with Jupyter Notebook, Hue and/or other end user tools

  • Presto or Redshift experience is a plus

  • Business development experience is a plus

  • Agile development experience is a plus

  • The ability to work in a dynamic environment, be comfortable with changing priorities and tight deadlines and manage your own workload with minimum supervision

  • The ability to build strong collaborative relationships with colleagues in IT and business groups

  • Very good communication skills in English; German is an advantage

We would be delighted to receive your application by email to the address