• Salary €80.000 - €90.000
  • Job Intesity 40 hours
  • Location UT, Utrecht
  • Language Dutch, English
  • Function Data Engineer
  • Expertise Senior (4-6 year)

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    Senior Principal Data Engineer

    About the Company:

    A leading consulting firm focused on optimizing operations and implementing future-proof strategies. We work with companies to identify opportunities, develop actionable blueprints, and drive meaningful change. Our expertise lies in operationalizing strategy, process design, data and analytics, technology, and change management. We are a no-nonsense consulting firm that delivers results.

    Hiring for the Data Department: We are seeking exceptional individuals for our data department. Every company faces data-related challenges, and we provide comprehensive data expertise to support diverse projects. Our goal is to be at the forefront of data knowledge and embrace the latest technologies. We strive to set the benchmark for modern data solutions.


    As a Senior Principal Data Engineer, you will play a crucial role in collecting, modeling, and structuring complex data sets. Your primary focus will be developing robust data pipelines and creating analytical products. You will collaborate with project teams to design end-to-end solutions for data products. Proficiency in both on-premise and cloud environments is required, along with coding skills. Familiarity with Agile methodologies, CI/CD, and Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) is essential.


    • Minimum 7 years of experience as a Data Engineer.
    • Strong team player with excellent communication and analytical skills.
    • Experience with cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, or IBM Cloud.
    • Knowledge of SQL, Python, data pipelines, API access, Agile, Scrum, DevOps, data architecture, data storytelling, and Infrastructure-as-Code.
    • Analytical mindset and eager to learn.
    • Fluent in Dutch and English.

    What You’ll Get:

    Working Conditions:

    • 2 days at the office, 3 days remote working.
    • 25 vacation days.
    • Remote working options available.

    Company Culture:

    We foster a no-nonsense consulting culture where value is the central focus. Our name represents Value Consulting, as we prioritize delivering value to our clients. We combine consulting with technology and data to drive end-to-end transformations. With over 1,000 enthusiastic colleagues in North-Western Europe, we serve clients like Heineken, Alliander, ABN AMRO, and Axcel. Our data team comprises driven IT professionals with deep technology expertise.

    Company Core Values:

    • Can do
    • Together
    • Curiosity
    • Integrity
    • Joy

    The Team:

    You will be joining a team of 20 individuals who are passionate about data and technology. The team works collaboratively in English.

    What You’ll Be Doing (per week):

    • Setting up cloud OTAP environments for platforms such as Azure, AWS, DataBricks (10 hrs).
    • Developing analytical end products using tools like PowerBI, Cognos (15 hrs).
    • Training and mentoring business consultants and junior developers in cloud technology applications (5 hrs).
    • Contributing to the development of Valcon’s Cloud proposition (5 hrs).
    • Building and nurturing relationships with current and prospective customers (5 hrs).
    • Total: 40 hrs per week.