Athora Netherlands

Azure Data Engineer

Job description

Are you looking for a challenging role, within a dynamic company, in designing, building, implementing and maintaining a robust data-infrastructure on the Azure-platform? In that case, Athora is looking for you!

As one of the largest pension insurers in the Netherlands, Athora Netherlands, with Zwitserleven as its main brand, plays an important role in the lives of our customers. We take care of their income tomorrow. Therefore we regularly make choices that affect the world of tomorrow.

At Athora, we work on the best version of ourselves and on a culture in which 4 pillars of behaviour are central: Get the most out of yourself (and bring out the best in others), Stand for what you do (and do what you stand for), Go for the best (and make better what is good), Focus on results (because results give direction). In our organization, people, collaboration and focus on the customer are central. We work together in and to create an inclusive work environment where everyone can flourish.

Azure Data Engineer

As Azure Data Engineer you play a key role in designing, building, implementing and maintaining a robust data-infrastructure on the Azure-platform. You will connect, structure and make data available in a way that gives our organization a competitive edge and become a truly data-driven organization. You optimize data flows for better performance and scalability and collaborate in multidisciplinary teams to transform organizational needs into technical solutions. You have at least 4 years of relevant work experience in a Data environment.

What do you bring?

  • Knowledge of Python (advanced, object oriented, design patterns)
  • Knowledge of Databricks (Pyspark, Spark SQL)
  • Knowledge of Azure Datawarehouse environment (DP-900, DP203)
  • You are familiar with the application of common Data Lake and Data Warehouse patterns and methodologies
  • Knowledge of Azure DevOps (Git, YAML Pipelines)
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft BI stack:
  • PowerBI
  • Familiar with Microsoft SQL Server (T-SQL)
  • Familiar with SSIS/SSAS
  • Experience with data migrations
  • Agile SAFe
  • A good knowledge of the Dutch language in word and writing.


  • You like to come up with creative and innovative solutions and are result driven
  • You value working and sparring with colleagues but can also work independently
  • You are curious and always want to continue learning within your own field and also outside of it
  • You have a good sense of humor!

We offer

  • A modern and dynamic work environment with great colleagues
  • A good balance between working in the office and from your home
  • Ample opportunity for personal development
  • Flexible working hours with attention to health and vitality
  • A good salary and a 13th month
  • Location can be amsterdam and/or Alkmaar

Een Pre-Employment Screening is onderdeel van het Athora onboardingsproces.

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