Cloud Engineer

Interested in architecting large-scale systems, building data warehouses and crafting data pipelines? As a Cloud Engineer, you will act as the craftsman, sketching, shaping and fortifying the required infrastructure to ensure a smooth transfer of data between clients and the Crunch Data Science Teams. If you’re eager to free your inner MacGyver, then be sure to read on!

Key responsibilities & requirements

Key responsibilities

  • Optimize and expand our internal tooling
  • Construct robust ETL/ELT pipelines
  • Design data warehouses and star schemas, fit for further reporting or advanced analytics
  • Combine and centralize data from multiple data sources
  • Setup monitoring and alerting systems
  • Advise data scientists and customers on best practices
  • Architect data solutions that integrate with an existing stack of the customer

Essential requirements

  • Strong knowledge of Python and SQL
  • Solid understanding of software engineering principles
  • Comfortable working in a Unix environment
  • Experience with at least one major cloud vendor (Google Cloud, Azure or Amazon)
  • Knowledge of Docker
  • Experience with CI/CD and testing
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into a technical solution
  • Eager to learn new tools and technologies

Nice to haves

  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Hands-on experience with open-source frameworks such as Airflow, Apache Beam, KubeFlow, dbt, ..
  • Know-how of big data technologies: Hadoop, Spark,…
  • Knowledge of Python web ecosystem: Flask, Django, ...
  • Able to mentor junior profiles and give technical advice and direction.
  • Knowledge of data science and machine learning.

Your profile

You have a BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent relevant experience.

  • You are curious about new techniques and tools, and eager to learn new things.
  • You are a true DevOps evangelist
  • You have a passion for working with data and technology
  • You are flexible and stress-resistant
  • You are a true team player with good interpersonal and communication skills both internally as well as client-facing
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English

Our offer

We offer a vibrant working atmosphere with a true scale-up mentality at our offices in Ghent (and Rotterdam). More than anything, you will be provided with the opportunity to take the initiative, introduce ideas that fit the company strategy & culture and help set this company on the map. On top of this, you will have ample opportunity to grow and develop yourself as a professional.

Up for the challenge?
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