Student Job - Data engineer

You are a software engineer, passionate about data, new tools and technology. You like to deal with challenging technical questions, to turn functional requirements into smart solutions. You are eager to learn, to develop and improve your current skill set. You look forward to working at a tech start-up as it will drive you to show the best of yourself. 

Are you looking for a student job in a fast moving environment and seeking for a challenge? In that case we would really like to talk to you as we are looking to strengthen the DataScouts team! As a software engineer you will be involved in developing and extending the core functionalities of DataScouts to automate data collection through a wide range of integrations with 3rd party service and data providers. You will have an impact on the performance and scalability of our products and the end-user experience of all our customers.

Location: Ghent, Belgium

Your Role:

  • Support our development team in building the most compelling tool suite for building situational awareness
  • Research, experiment, develop and implement the latest technologies in software engineering with a DataOps mindset
  • Analyse and implement APIs to enlarge our data catalogue by integrating external or new datasets into existing data pipelines.
  • Building and improving data pipelines to ensure that the data we rely on is accurate and available in real-time.
  • Developing algorithms to for cleaning, aggregating and augmenting business critical data

Your profile:

We don’t expect you to be an expert in everything, but you should find yourself in some of the points below:

  • Experience in working with various sorts of API’s and data formats 
  • Experience using (open source) data tools and querying (No)SQL databases
  • You’re a pragmatic thinker, a goal-oriented do-er
  • You want to learn and see this as valuable experience during your studies
  • You are an enthusiastic and optimistic person with a “can do” mentality
  • You read, write and speak English fluently
  • Hungry for “Big Data”, focused on information

Why you should join us?

We’re a fast growing company with plenty of opportunity to learn a lot. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, get excited about finding smarter ways to do things, and have a burning desire to be part of a young and dynamic team where you can truly make a difference, then let’s get in touch!

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