Data Engineer

Data Engineer/ Scientist at WATTx

WATTx is looking for a new addition to its data team. You will work on multiple, diverse projects that will allow you to apply both your data science and data engineering skills. We are deliberately looking for a strong candidate who is experienced in data science as well as data engineering and who can confidently handle challenges in both areas.

Working in the data team at WATTx means being adaptable and able to flexibly change between projects, thus making use of a diverse pool of technologies applied to different tasks.

Projects range from building a big data platform for IoT sensor data, modelling time-series data, exploring new datasets, setting up cloud infrastructure, and building prototypical data products in interdisciplinary teams. You’ll be exposed to deep tech, IoT, and data related projects giving you the opportunity to learn new skills and work with cutting-edge technologies.

Who we are looking for:

Must haves:

  • You have good working experience with big data technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Storm or Flink (including batch and stream processing).
  • Experience with distributed systems.
  • Knowledge of different databases, from provision and operation to usage: SQL (preferably Postgres), NoSQL (key/value, wide column, document stores).
  • Excellent programming skills in Python and/or Scala.
  • Data Science and Machine Learning experience with Python, Jupyter notebooks, numpy / scipy, pandas, scikit-learn and ideally SparkML.
  • DevOps experience with common cloud platforms (AWS or Google Cloud).

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration.
  • Experience handling time series data.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous learning budget
  • Possibility to attend conferences
  • Flexibility to work on your own ideas
  • Flexibility in work environment (moving desks, home office)
  • Monthly internal two-day hackathon
  • Highly tech-focused environment allowing to learn and gain expertise
  • “Best team ever - trust me, it’s true!”

About us:

As a new kind of company builder, WATTx is the launchpad for new ambitious ideas. Two things set us apart: our focus on deep technology within industrial and consumer IoT, as well as our rigorous process moving an idea from its inception to a functional prototype. This way we ensure that we place the most exciting and promising ideas - our spaceships - on our launchpad. And for this specific mission we need you.

We are looking forward to receive your applications. In case you have any questions, you´re welcome to approach Karo, our Head of Recruitment and HR.

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About WATTx

WATTx is a new kind of company builder. What sets us apart? Our focus on creating deep technologies in the world of the industrial and consumer IoT; hardware and software prototyping; and our rigorous process for moving informed research into validated ideas, and taking concepts from prototype, to pilot, to company formation in only a few months. This way, we ensure that only the most robust ideas become successful ventures. As we mature, we continue to cross-leverage our knowledge and technologies in our portfolio for future prototyping.