Lead Data Engineer with a focus on Cloud

As Lead Data Engineer you are responsible for delivering data driven solutions using functionality provided by the modern cloud platforms.

Lead Data Engineer with a focus on Cloud

You are a pragmatic, seasoned data engineer who understands that the cloud is where most of the action will be for the coming years. You have worked with the services of AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure and you understand and can explain their pros and cons. You know how to build serverless infrastructures, set up data pipelines, securely connect data-driven applications and run models in production. You like to explain your architecture to customers and enjoy testing and breaking your own setups.

What You’ll Be Doing

Together, we want to change the Dutch data landscape and propel it kicking and screaming into the twenty-first century. The GDD team you will be joining consists of experienced data engineers and data scientists, all of whom share a love for having an impact on customers and have helped to make a growing list of well-known companies and organisations become data driven.

Who Are We Looking For?

This role is a senior postion with a central, coordinating role in our clients' teams, so we expect at least 2 years of relevant professional experience.

Preferred general knowledge and experience includes:

  • Hands-on experience with using cloud services in production.
  • Programming in scripting languages, e.g. Python
  • Programming in a statically typed language, e.g. Java, Scala
  • Data management
  • Complex Extract Transform Load (ETL) pipelines
  • Productionising software and models

If that sounds like you, let's talk.

Data Engineer with a focus on Cloud!

The GoDataDriven Way

At GoDataDriven, we treat each other with respect, cooperation, and a view towards creating an enthusiastic, self-empowered, dynamic working community. Our culture exudes creativity and ambition, and our colleagues share an insatiable thirst for knowledge. We’re especially proud of our generous training budget and our “Hack-What-You-Want” Fridays.

In addition to a great culture, we provide competitive primary benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension plan
  • A real training budget, without a fight. In fact, it’s your obligation to spend it every year.
  • Extended insurance
  • Choose your laptop
  • Choose your phone
  • And, of course, your own pair of custom GoDataDriven blue Nikes when you join!

Our core values are: people first, quality without compromise, sharing knowledge, and customer intimacy. At GoDataDriven, you’ll find like-minded colleagues at the forefront of their fields with the courage to veer from the beaten path; they are the people who put organizations into motion.

Meet Your New Colleagues

We sat down with a few of our data engineers to talk about their work. Topics discussed are for example work-life balance, writing intellectually challenging code, and giving back to the community.

Ron - Data Engineer

Fokko - Data Engineer

Niels Zeilemaker - CTO


As Lead Data Engineer you are responsible for bringing data driven solutions using functionality provided by the modern cloud platforms.

Renald Buter
Chief Operations, GoDataDriven