• Salary €60.000 - €70.000
  • Job Intesity 40 hours
  • Location UT, Utrecht
  • Language Dutch, English
  • Function Data Engineer
  • Expertise Senior (4-6 year)
  • Education BSc

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    Principal Data Engineer

    Job Description:

    As a Principal Data Engineer, you can make a difference by collecting, modeling, and structuring complex data sets. Your responsibilities include developing data pipelines to handle these tasks effectively. In project teams, you will contribute to designing end-to-end solutions for data products. This position requires proficiency in both on-premise and cloud environments, as well as coding skills. Familiarity with Agile, CI/CD, and IaC (Infrastructure-as-Code) is desirable.


    • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Data Engineer.
    • Strong teamwork, communication, and analytical skills.
    • Experience with Cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, and IBM Cloud.
    • Experience with the following methods is an advantage: SQL, Python, data pipelines, API access, Agile, Scrum, DevOps, data architecture, data storytelling, Infrastructure-as-Code.
    • Analytical and communicative skills.
    • Social and a team player.
    • Eager to learn.
    • A match with our core values.
    • Fluent in Dutch and English.

    Competitive USPS/Summary:

    • One of the leading and biggest companies in North-West Europe in the field of (data) consulting and digital transformation.
    • Full-service data solutions.

    Matching Requirements:


    • Proficiency in Azure.
    • HBO (Higher Professional Education).
    • Fluent in Dutch and English.
    • Proficiency in Python.


    • Experience with DevOps.
    • Familiarity with REST API’s.
    • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC).
    • Knowledge of Scrum.
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS).
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (BSc).
    • Master’s degree in Computer Science (MSc).
    • Proficiency in SQL.
    • Familiarity with Agile Project Management.

    Working Conditions:

    • 2 days per week at the office, 3 days remote.
    • 25 vacation days.
    • Remote working is possible.

    Company Culture:

    In short, we are a no-nonsense consulting firm focused on value consulting. We help clients achieve end-to-end transformations by combining consulting with technology and data. Our team of enthusiastic IT professionals, with in-depth technology expertise, works with numerous clients in North-Western Europe. Our core values include Can-do, Together, Curiosity, Integrity, and Joy.

    The Team: The team consists of 20 people who primarily communicate in English.

    Responsibilities (per week):

    • Setting up cloud OTAP environments for platforms like Azure, AWS, DataBricks: 10 hrs.
    • Developing analytical end products using tools like PowerBI, Cognos: 15 hrs.
    • Training and guiding business consultants and junior developers in the application of cloud technology: 5 hrs.
    • Co-developing the Cloud proposition: 5 hrs.
    • Building and maintaining a relevant network with current and new customers: 5 hrs.
    • Total: 40 hrs per week.