Senior Data Engineer

Creative Group
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Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerAmsterdam, NL
  • globeRelocation paid
  • circle-checkVisa Support
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  • routeSenior
  • routeRequired language: English
  • Data Scientist
  • tagMust Have: Databases, ETL, PythonOther Required: Amazon Web Services

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As the Data Engineer, you are great with tasks ranging from collecting the data from the available sources, validating and combining the data, transforming the data and make it available for users, both human and machines.

Your mission should you choose to accept it...

Is to provide accurate data to the business at the right time. Not only should you equip business with accurate data and knowledge of data, but you will also help the data team to grow and define architecture of future data platform. You should think about new technologies that could improve analysis, business and processes.

Being a Data Engineer is all about providing the means to answer (difficult) business questions and solving puzzles such as;

  • Who ordered PSN credits in the last 2 hours?
  • What’s the usual behavior of customers recharging prepaid cards in Venezuela?
  • Is the product bought for self-use or as a gift?

Why tech people love to work at CG

Impact! Every developer and engineer working at Creative Group feels like they are part of something greater than themselves. We have an opportunity to use our technology to make peoples life’s easier.
We work in crossfunctional shop teams that consist of Back-end, Front-end, Quality assurance and of course a Product owner. These teams are centered around one of our labels (Rapido or Recharge).
Next, to our shop teams, we also have dedicated group of people working on our future and ultra-scalable platform. This team consists primarily of backend developers that have mastered PHP and Ruby. They work on services like our payment gateway, fraud detection and product services.
Next to that we have a dedicated IT operations team that configures and supports infrastructure; and a Data team that is developing and supporting tools for business intelligence. Currently, we are about 30 developers and engineers, but these numbers are growing faster than anyone could have expected. We expect to have a team of 50 developers and engineers by the end of 2019.

A day as a Data Engineer could look like.. 

9:00: start the day with a cup of coffee (or tea) and talk to your team mates and colleagues about whatever is on your mind
: 15 minutes standup with your team to recap what you’ve done yesterday and what you’ll be doing today
9:45 – 12:00:
get your hands dirty on daily tasks, such as create or change ETL/ELT, support analysts with the data they need for their every day’s work. Occasionally have some meetings with the stakeholders to align what needs to be done and make some changes to your work
12:00 – 13:00:
have lunch with your friends and share exciting things about your life
13:00 – 17:00:
work autonomously on your tasks or closely together with your team mates (depends on the work that needs to be done). We frequently talk about new things (trends,tools) that excite us and we should do in the future as a Data Platform Team to support and grow business opportunities 

Main requirements

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience regarding complex data issues
  • A degree from Hogwarts on Python wizardry
  • Experience and deep knowledge of Apache Airflow
  • Demonstrable experience with Snowflake and/or Redshift
  • ETL guru vibes providing demonstrable experience in data warehousing, ETL/ELT, optimization and modelling data and data flow
  • A resolve to use marketing/data-flow automation on a daily basis
  • Experience with AWS technologies 

Nice to have

  • Experience with integration of different systems – marketing and e-commerce systems experience 
  • Experience with Google Marketing Platform (Analytics, Ads, Tag Manager, GA360)
  • Experience with building data pipelines 


  •  30 days vacation to enjoy
  • The best relocation package in Amsterdam!
  • Budget & time for your personal growth plan, conferences and events!
  • Flexible working hours (+ remote work)
  • The latest Macbook Pro + noise cancelling headset
  • Good compensation and contribution to pension scheme
  • Refactor your body with our weekly Bootcamps & Yoga
  • Free lunch & snacks (vegetarian & vegan options included)
  • A multicultural environment  with 100 colleagues and  over24 different nationalities and growing
  • Award winning brands 

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