Azure Big Data Engineer - Banking

Job description

To strengthen our Data Lake team we are currently looking for Senior Big Data Engineers.

Your day-to-day activities

As a software developer you will be responsible for providing the data for reports, applications and departments of our clients. This data is essential for customer communications, marketing communications and management information. You will develop complete and scalable solutions to deliver data as quickly as possible in a secure, compliant and automated manner. You will work in DevOps teams on data modeling, data logistics, data quality, Data Lake and data warehousing for data streams and data services.

You get excited building and deploying big data pipelines in the Cloud. Data frames are not a new concept to you. You write code in either PySpark or use Azure Data Flow for your ETL needs. Your deployments are automated and you are able to quickly prototype your solutions.

The Azure Big Data Engineer is responsible for:
  • The development of scalable, high-performance solutions based on open source

  • Developing and maintaining Streaming flows and data pipelines
  • Setting up and maintaining CI/CD pipelines in Azure DevOps
  • Setting up data quality and monitoring
  • Advising on and involved in the realization of the Data Lake
  • Working in a multidisciplinary Scrum team as a 'T-shaped' team member
  • Staying up to date with the latest developments in the market

What We Are Looking For
  • Two years of experience in Azure Data Factory, Databricks using Python and Data

modelling & SQL
  • In addition extensive experience in software development in an Agile environment using

data environments like Hadoop/Cloudera 5.12.1, Streaming (Kafka),

PySpark, Scala, CI/CD pipelines (Azure DevOps), NoSQL
  • Experience with Azure Data Lake Storage, Azure Functions
  • Eagerness to learn, open to new techniques and the ability to teach and share your

  • You can work well together, show entrepreneurship and flexibility
  • You are able to advise and communicate about new solutions
  • Knowledge and experience in the financial sector is preferred
  • A good command of both Dutch (preferred) and English (mandatory)
  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Information Science or a similar discipline
  • Residing in the EU

Our offer

We offer you a permanent contract, so that you immediately have job security. Part-time work, for example 32 or 36 hours per week, is negotiable, we are happy to offer you that flexibility. In addition, we feel it is important that everyone at CGI feels like the owner of their own work. Literally owner, because at CGI you get the opportunity to become a shareholder and thus share in our successes.

We also believe it's important that you stay inspired, do the things you enjoy and continue to develop. Our CGI Academy offers a wide range of relevant training courses. What else we have to offer: a place in a close-knit team of professionals where we share responsibility for the development of our clients and employees. A team with which we can exceed customer expectations and put ourselves on the map within and outside of CGI. A role in our CGI story!

Your working environment

CGI is one of the five largest independent IT consulting companies in the world. As a Azure Big Data Engineer you will be working for the Banking unit part of the Financial Services sector.

Within Financial Services, leaders of banks, insurance companies and pension funds recognize that the implementation of laws and regulations, in parallel with the digital transformation, affects the entire organization and all areas of business.

The banking market is changing rapidly. Where the market used to belong to a select number of banks, the playing field is now much more open. At the same time, there is great pressure on costs, attracting customers and complying with laws and regulations. A complex market that demands different business models and innovative solutions. That is why the banking sector is 'the place to be' for any ambitious and committed ICT professional who wants to work with the latest techniques. CGI serves the top of the Dutch banking industry. Together with more than 16,000 experienced professionals worldwide, we offer banks and financial service providers a broad portfolio of services and solutions: from consultancy and systems integration to application management and IT and business process outsourcing.

Are you ready to be part of our story?

Apply now! We will contact you as soon as possible. Questions about the position? Ask Yvette van Esch, Director Consulting Services via or +31 6 1216 2907.

For more information about the interview procedure, please contact Niki Haringsma, Recruitment Business Partner via 0031 6-57061091 or via

We do not cooperate with external recruitment parties.

Acquisition in response to our vacancies is therefore not appreciated.

Your future duties and responsibilities

Required Qualifications To Be Successful In This Role

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees members because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

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