Overview

Agilytic is looking for passionate and entrepreneurial Data Engineers to tackle complex technological projects in our most challenging assignments.

Our company is based in the south-east vicinity of Brussels, Belgium, but we work on assignments anywhere in Belgium and France.

As a Data Engineer, you will play a key role in preparing the big data infrastructure that will be used by our Data Scientists in the delivery of our projects.

The data engineer will be coached by a senior expert to grow the technical and business skills to manage his/her projects quickly. 


  • Conceive and build data architectures

  • Integrate data sources

  • Ensure data are easily accessible and that their exploitation is performing as requested, even in highly scalable circumstances

  • Optimise data ecosystems' performance

  • Execute ETL (extract/transform/load) processes from complex data sets

  • Create large data warehouses fit for further reporting or advanced analytics

Roles & responsibilities


Profile

We are looking for strong candidates with the following academic and professional experiences:

  • A Master in Informatics, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or another quantitative discipline

  • Strong affinity with data science in general and big data platforms in particular

  • Familiarity with different types of databases, SQL and noSQL

  • At least 2 years experience with parallel platforms (Hadoop, Cloudera...)

    • Experience in design, implementation, monitoring and exploitations of data stored on parallel servers

  • Technical expertise in

    • Distributed systems architecture

    • Data pipeline management

    • Large data storage architecture

  • Programming languages requirements

    • Scala: required

    • Python, R, C, C++ and/or C# are a plus

    • Spark: nice to have

Other requirements

  • Fluency in English and French, Dutch being a plus

  • Driving licence: type B (car in Belgium) or similar

  • Eligibility to work in Belgium and the European Union (please be aware that we cannot provide with relocation support)

We are also looking for the following attributes

  • Desire to be among the first employees of a growing structure, to help us shape our organisation in the future

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse and interpret large amounts of data to underline the relevant information regarding a specific business objective

  • Problem-solving mindset

  • Innate care about work quality

  • Ability to interact at all levels, from the front-line staff to the executive team, with data experts and non-experts alike

  • Curiosity about new techniques and tools, eagerness to always keep learning

Still unsure about applying? Learn more about working with us on our Careers page.