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Azure Data Engineer


Azure Data Engineer, The Netherlands

Role details:

  • Translate business demand into solution designs, leveraging big data design patterns and architectural guiderails.
  • Collaborate with solution architects, competence, development team and business to ensure consistency in the overall big-data landscape.
  • Manage stakeholders by aligning on solution design challenges and choices made to address business requirements.
  • Lead the team to ensure adherence to the architectural guidance and that deviations are understood and accepted.
  • Have hands-on and leading proof of concepts and securing learning in industrialized solutions.
  • Be a strong communicator, able to effectively manage stakeholders within both Business and IT and can lead a team of data engineers.


  • Master’s Level education.
  • +3 years of experience in Azure.
  • Strong SQL background, understanding the concepts of OLAP/BI querying patterns, and has paratactical knowledge in creating these solutions to support this.
  • Data modelling experience, preferably on non-business process data domains (e.g. IOT, machine data).
  • 5+ years (hands-on) experience with designing and building robust solutions for storing very large quantities of raw data of different sizes in the proper technology solution (eg. Object Storage, Azure blob).
  • 2+ years (hands-on) experience in designing and building both batch and streaming architectures.
  • 2+ years (hands-on) experience with columnar storage formats, and backends (Parquet, Data lake).
  • Experienced integrating SQL engines into solutions (e.g. Impala, Drill).
  • 2+ years (hands-on) experience with big data (hybrid) cloud concepts and implementations.
  • Fluent in at least one programming language, Python, Java or .net.
  • Experience with cloud native service Azure Synapse, SQL ADX, Databricks & Azure Data Factory, Azure Functions.

Project details:

  • Location: The Netherlands.
  • Working hybrid.
  • Project length: 12 months, option to extend.
  • Start date: ASAP.

If you are the candidate we are looking for, please share your updated CV and state a preferable date and time to discuss this exciting opportunity. Or give me a direct call on +31207975025.

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Azure Data Engineer