Within Data & Analytics department (D&A) we need a strong center of excellence for data and data analytics, which are the driving force behind a data-driven culture, data governance & quality frameworks, our BI function and the close connection with IT on a future-proof data infrastructure. The goal of the Data Engineering Team is to provide data pipelines that ensure continuity, safety and integrity of the delivered data.
The Data Factories team, is a team of data engineers within D&A, whose primary purpose is to establish robust data pipelines for retrieving data from internal and external sources, store the data as a raw archive (repayable) and eventually send it to the Core Data Platform, responsible for the data storage. The team works closely with different departments within Schiphol, some of them are AI, BI, IoT, Data Governance and some more.
What will you do as a Senior Data Engineer Data Factories?
As a Data Engineer at one of the world's premier airports you will help us build this production grade cloud environment. . In this role, you will work alongside our Core Data Platform team to provide the technical necessities for integrating the different data sources into our main Core Data Platform. You'll be responsible for the design, implementation, test and maintenance of data products on Microsoft Azure. You will work closely together with various (internal) business stakeholders and multiple data providers. You see yourself as a senior engineer, with extensive programming experience, and have the willingness to help the team achieve its goals. Your main activities will be:
How does a typical day for a senior engineer look like?
As a next-generation professional you have a clear vision, courage and focus. Innovation and agile working are an absolute priority. You improve yourself every day so that you can be the best. You are introspective and resilient. You believe that creating a good atmosphere is essential for a successful, respectful and welcoming workplace. We are still a small team so we’ll be looking for a real ‘click’/connection. Your natural approachability enables you to connect with people. You are passionate about your work, and are curious and open to new developments, with a mindset keyed to possibilities and opportunities. If you meet the below requirements, then we look forward to receiving your application!
At Schiphol you can look out of the window and see your data products take effect on our operation. We are the only employer with both it's own police force and a cinema. Our team works on a range of projects, from image recognition of below-wing processes of aircraft sitting at the gate, to expected waiting times at security, and even dynamic routing of passengers through the terminal. Walking through the airport you can see your work take effect.