• Location NH, Amsterdam
  • Language English
  • Function Data Engineer
  • Expertise Starter (0-2 years)
  • Education BSc
  • Industry Information Technology and Services
  • Coding Python
  • Areas of Expertise/Specialties Engineering

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Junior Data Engineer

As a Junior Data Engineer you will be part of our exciting European graduate program. We offer an international, result driven -but at the same time fun -environment to grow in, learn and build your own professional network. 

You will be part of the AIA team, which provides a full range of data and analytic services to clients across multiple sectors. You will work alongside other experts to deliver BI solutions to our clients, many of whom are well-known brands. Are you ready to start your career with us and build the future in Artificial Intelligence and Technology?

As a Junior Data Engineer you will be part of our exciting European graduate program. We offer an international, result driven -but at the same time fun -environment to grow in, learn and build your own professional network. 

You will be part of the AIA team, which provides a full range of data and analytic services to clients across multiple sectors. You will work alongside other experts to deliver BI solutions to our clients, many of whom are well-known brands. Are you ready to start your career with us and build the future in Artificial Intelligence and Technology?

An introduction to Artificial Intelligence & Analytics (AIA)

AIA is one of the world’s biggest BI practices (20.000+ colleagues) and well-known for its ability to execute and client focus. We have a broad range of experience in different functions like Customer Analytics, Visualization, Big Data, Data Warehouse design, Data modelling and others. Although we are a big organization we value proximity and toward our employees we act in small communities where everybody knows each other.

Personal development

Prior to starting your first client engagement, you will attend a three weeks induction program in Spain to get a solid understanding of Cognizant’s culture and processes.

After the three weeks induction you will spend up to 3 months learning concepts, techniques and relevant software related to Big Data, Data Warehousing and Data Governance. During that time you will also be working on customer cases, directly applying your gained knowledge in practise. Next to that you get the opportunity to cross-train yourself in multiple other subjects (e.g. reporting/dashboarding, statistical analysis, etc…) depending on your personal interests.

The induction program normally starts in February, June and October. These are also the moments when you will start with Cognizant.

In addition to your day to day project manager and your AIA supervisor, we will assign a mentor from another Cognizant practice to ensure you get all the help and support to start your career on the best footing.

Key requirements:

  • Min. Bachelor’s degree in analytic/data intensive subject area, preferably in ICT, Mathematics, Business Administration.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ambitious and curious to research new developments
  • Affinity with coding. E.g. Python, Node.js, etc… either professionally or as a private interest.
  • Ability to work with global project teams and Autonomously prioritizing multiple tasks
  • Good social and communication skills
  • Fluency in Dutch and English (preferably also French)
  • Nil or Maximum 1 year work experience
  • You are authorized and eligible to work freely in the EU

We offer:

  • A young and fast growing organization
  • An open, international and multicultural environment
  • Access to further training through our own Cognizant Academy to ensure professional development
  • The chance to work for large multinational clients
  • A competitive salary
  • Good secondary benefits

About Cognizant
Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 193 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.

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