Our client is a Tech Startup in Amsterdam, currently 15 strong and growing with a exponential speed. Multicultural environment with a eye for detail and quality, they strive to change, be disruptive in their industry. Working on a product that incorporates NLP, Machine learning and AI into 1 product. Want to know more?
Currently looking for a Data engineer to join there team in Amsterdam.

Your Profile

  • 5+ years of experience in developing high scalable data pipelines and services
  • Professional problem solver, pro-active, team-worker, rigorous and 100% result-driven
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with confidence and maturity
  • Smart, creative and practical at the same time
  • Outstanding engineering talent proven by great results and open source contributions
  • Strong understanding in facilitating complex foreign APIs
  • Experienced with data streaming (Kafka, Storm, Spark Streaming, …)
  • Experience with SQL databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, …)
  • Experience with Column-based storage (HBase, Cassandra, …) 
  • Experience with Document storages (MongoDB, CouchBase, …)
  • Experienced in more than one programming language
  • Experienced in using cloud services (AWS, Azure, GCP) beyond instances
  • Experience working with RESTful API and general service oriented architectures
  • Experienced in developing state-less software
  • Experienced in highly distributed applications
  • Experienced in using GIT and Continuous integration / Deployment
  • Experienced in working iterative to deliver first results fast
  • Knowledge about Machine Learning applications is a plus
  • Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools (Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, …) is a plus
  • Passionate!



  • Implementing the first building blocks of our future AI/ML technology
  • Result and performance driven implementations
  • Prove viability of the solution through mechanisms like proof-of-concepts or prototypes
  • Education and technical guidance for other engineers and management
  • Working in close collaboration with product management, backend engineers and machine learning engineers
  • Improving our technologies with in-depth knowledge and constructive feedback


We offer

  • Beautiful and well managed office space in the center of Amsterdam
  • Challenging and inspiring work environment
  • Flat hierarchy where your voice will be heard
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible hours (from 7 AM till 7 PM)
  • Reimbursement for your daily commute
  • Daily lunch
  • Training and development programs

How does it sound?

In case that you are thinking to make a change and grow professionally, I would be happy to receive an updated CV and schedule a conversation to discuss further. Mail to timothy@wklconsultancy.nl or call +31208950048