Data Engineer to an Industry Leading Database Project, Espoo

Do you want to experience a unique opportunity to lead the industry transformation? We are looking for an experienced Data Engineer with a passion for database architecture. We offer you an interesting project to work on in a global energy company. If you are fluent in Java, Python or Scala and eager to develop yourself keep reading and apply now!

Academic Work is looking for a Data Engineer.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant at our client company.

In this project, you will work with database architecture, ecosystem and data catalogue management. You will create data and analytics infrastructure, enable access to data sources, acquire and clean new data and support business stakeholders. You’ll work closely with our growing data team. We have data scientists, architects, BI developers and data engineers around the company. The project role is planned until the end of 2018, however there is a possibility for a longer employment if the project is successful.

The job includes:

  • Database architecture
  • Ecosystem and data catalogue management
  • Creating data and analytics infrastructure
  • Enable access to data sources
  • Acquiring and cleaning new data
  • Supporting business stakeholders

In this position you will have a unique opportunity to lead the industry transformation. As a key member of our team you will have an opportunity to cooperate with many professionals in Espoo and abroad.

Our ideal candidate has around 3 years of experience in data engineering and is comfortable working with Java, Python and/or Scala. You have also worked with end-to-end solutions, data lakes and are eager to learn more and develop your skills.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Around 3 years of experience in data engineering
  • Programming experience in Java, Python or Scala
  • Experience working with end-to-end solutions and data lakes
  • Great communication skills
  • Eagerness to learn and develop your skills
  • Fluent in English

It is also seen as an advantage if you have a passion to grow into a team leader role in the future!

Start: As soon as possible
Working hours: Full time
Employment period: 12 months, possibility to for extension
Location: Espoo
Salary: According to agreement
Published: 26.09.2018

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When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, whose role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.

Our client is an international company in the energy field.