Data Engineer

Data Engineer
Work with the largest consumer energy dataset
Build innovative applications in an end-to-end team
An essential role in the data driven energy transition

Waarom kiezen voor Eneco?

The world in which we live is constantly changing. As a driving force in the energy transition, Eneco is the first to deal with new sustainable energy sources and new ways of energy storage and management. At the same time, our customers are also changing rapidly. The digital consumer wants quick, seamless, and relevant contact. To excel in this dynamic environment, we also need to transform ourselves. All IT functions have been bundled in a central unit, the Business Technology Organization (BTO). In this way we can prioritize better, learn from each other, inspire each other, and together create maximum value for Eneco.

Wat ga je doen?

Toon, our smart thermostat, is currently installed in more than 350,000 households across Europe. This means we have access to a huge amount of unique data. Next to this, the vast majority of Eneco consumers has smart energy meters installed in their home. This is our second source of big data. 

As data engineer you will be part of our data guild - digital solutions, where data engineers, data scientists and AI engineers together build and maintain data driven services. 

We believe that all complex solutions that work well, started as simple things that worked well. Your challenge is to innovate, simplify, automate and build scalable, high-quality data infrastructure and pipelines.

Je bent verantwoordelijk voor:

  • Designing, building and managing our 100% (AWS) cloud-based IoT and Big Data infrastructure;
  • Leading the automation and continuous restructuring of our batch and streaming data processing stack with the latest and greatest technologies fit for the purpose;
  • Designing and building CI/CD pipelines for our products and infrastructure;
  • Contributing to advancing Data Engineering as a discipline within Eneco.

Wat breng je mee?

You are a full stack developer that is passionate about software, data engineering and automation. You are a real team player, and for you the team result comes first. Your hands-on mentality prevents us from over-engineering and building unnecessarily complex solutions. You're a good communicator, both within the data guild as well as in the end-to-end value streams. You ensure that the solutions we build are fit for purpose and have business value. You love to teach, learn and take ownership!

  • You're filled with joy when you see happy end-users using features you've developed;
  • You like to stay up to date with state-of-the-art methods and are eager to learn new skills;
  • You have the ability to recognize that simple is sometimes best;
  • You love tech and you love big data.

You have:

  • A Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or similar;
  • 4+ years hands-on experience in Data Engineering and data driven software development;
  • Experience with devops and CI/CD;
  • Experience with a part of our tech stack: Git, Jenkins, Terraform, Typescript/Nodejs, AWS IAM, AWS EC2, AWS S3, AWS DynamoDB, AWS SQS, AWS Kinesis, Apache Kafka, MongoDB and more.

Ideally you also have:

  • Experience with: Apache Spark in Scala, Delta Lake, Apache Hive, Apache Spark Structured Streaming, Databricks;
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment.

Wat hebben we je te bieden?

  • We reward you with a gross annual salary between € 44.250,- and € 67.500,- (annual salary including 8% holiday pay based on a full-time annual contract), depending on knowledge and experience;
  • A flexible budget of over 14%, for example for buying extra days off;
  • OV free travel pass (24/7 throughout the Netherlands);
  • Ouderschapsverlof, goede pensioenregeling en doorgroeimogelijkheden;
  • Pension scheme, parental leave and plenty of opportunities for growth and development.

Vragen over deze vacature?

Would you like to know more about this vacancy at Eneco? Lars Helmond, our Manager Recruitment, will be happy to answer your questions at For more information about the application procedure please call our recruitment assistant Roshni Bechan on 06-27573180 or send an e-mail to

Applying straight away? Of course you can also apply via our recruitment system. Click on the 'apply' button and send us your CV with motivation. You will receive a response as soon as possible.

An online assessment and a (pre-) employment screening are part of the selection procedure.

Acquisition in response to this advertisement is not appreciated.

Hybride werken

Eneco biedt je alle kans om te werken waar jij wilt. Ons moderne hoofdkantoor is een fijne ontmoetingsplek en goed bereikbaar met het openbaar vervoer: op nog geen 5 minuten lopen ligt metro- en treinstation Rotterdam-Alexander. Liever thuis aan het werk? Jij kiest wat het beste bij jou past. Wij noemen dit hybride werken: je werkt 40% op kantoor en 40% thuis. De andere dag bepaal je zelf.

Over Eneco

Eneco wil al in 2035 klimaatneutraal zijn. Niet alleen in onze eigen activiteiten maar ook in de geleverde energie aan klanten. De keuze voor klimaatneutraal betekent kijken naar alle kansen die er zijn. Die manier van denken én doen voel je bij ons overal. Met zo’n 3.000 collega’s zetten wij ons dagelijks in om onze missie ‘duurzame energie van iedereen’ waar te maken. Met onze energiedienstverlening helpen we consumenten en bedrijven omschakelen naar duurzame energie. Dit doen we met slimme, duurzame en betaalbare producten en diensten. Van opwek tot handel en van opslag, tot delen en levering. Ook zijn we één van de grootste investeerder in het ontwikkelen van windparken, grote zonnedaken of warmtenetten.

Sollicitatie procedure

Stap 1
Je solliciteert online
Stap 2
Wij bekijken je CV en motivatie
Stap 3
Wij nodigen je uit voor een 1e (online) gesprek
Stap 4
In sommige gevallen willen we je nog beter leren kennen en volgt er een online assessment en een 2e
Stap 5
Gefeliciteerd, de recruiter bespreekt telefonisch jouw arbeidsvoorwaardenvoorstel

Vragen over deze vacature?

Neem contact op met Lars Helmond

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