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From Data Engineer to Cloud Expert

Data Engineer – would you like to take the next career step towards modern Cloud professionalism? If you want to develop your skills while working on impactful projects, come to work with us!

We are a dynamic team of 25 friendly tech professionals in Belgium supported by over 1000 Solitans network working in the Nordics and Central Europe. Solita serves the needs of companies’ digitisation on a large scale in areas such as software development, cloud and integration services, data analytics, service design and consulting. Our customers, usually large international corporations, come from various industries (telecom, retail, logistics, banking etc.). Read more about our work.

Read why Solita is the best place to work for a tech consultant in Belgium and get to know your future colleagues in Leuven: Integration Consultant Simon Alen, Data Engineer & Team Lead Zoë Ehuhu, Integration Specialist Jeroen Wanten, Data Trainee Hamid Khodayari and Senior Data Architect Anaïs Renson.

WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED

  • You will help our clients to design and implement data pipelines and data warehousing solutions leveraging most often cloud-native technologies.
  • A typical assignment could consist of reviewing existing solutions, implementing new pipelines, or shifting existing solutions into the cloud.

In our projects, we find the right cloud solutions for our customers. We can also influence our ways of working with the cloud towards our customers. We give you both the freedom to shape your future role and competence, and also the tools you may need along the way.

We’re looking for experienced individuals who want to develop their skills. It doesn’t matter if you don’t feel like a senior yet, we can help you become one.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Experience in building data warehouses 
  • You have good knowledge in at least one programming language for example Scala, Python, Go, Java, Shell scripting or similar.
  • Database skills SQL/NoSQL
  • Experience in building data pipelines from source to end-user
  • Analytical mindset with good communication skills
  • Language skills: English and one of the native languages (Dutch or French)

Experience of Cloud technologies is seen as a big plus e.g. Snowflake or AWS Redshift in data warehousing. Any experience with AWS, Azure or Google Cloud tools is seen as an advantage.

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Challenging, impactful projects to work with
  • Nordic work culture of trust, responsibility, and maximum freedom
  • Individual benefit packages that suit your personal needs
  • Learning and career growth opportunities
  • A community of 1000+ Tech Expert colleagues across Europe 

We believe the diversity of ideas and backgrounds gives us the creativity to be successful in a rapidly changing world. In support of this, we stress equality of opportunity for all qualified individuals in accordance with applicable laws. Decisions on hiring, promotion, development, compensation or advancement are based solely on a person’s qualifications, abilities, experience, and performance.

INTERESTED TO HEAR MORE?

We want to hear from you and figure out together what works best for us both. Tell us about yourself and your background in your own words. Send your application to careers@solita.fi on Sunday 28th of February at the latest. Unfortunately, currently we can’t offer relocation for candidates outside the Benelux area. 

Our recruitment consists two rounds of interviews where you will meet our team and learn more about working at Solita. You will be given the opportunity to show your skills with a short assessment, and we will provide constructive feedback on the results.

If you would like to hear more about working at Solita, please contact our local Cloud specialist Kobe Peeters (kobe.peeters@solita.be).

We are also looking for new Data Architects and Integration & API Developers to join our team. If you are a freelancer or want to become one, read more from Friends of Solita.

Apply here

Careers

We’re a community of diverse talent who embrace each others’ (im)perfections

We’re a community of diverse talent who embrace each others’ (im)perfections

If you have either a conventional or unconventional background in technology, strategy or design.

If you care about creating impact that lasts and doing what matters.

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Autonomy & Professionalism

We combine a high-level of autonomy with a culture of caring. We believe that low hierarchies give room for everyone to own their expertise.

Our collective professionalism is built upon co-designed ways of working and leadership principles.

Autonomy 8.7
(Benchmark 8.4)

Autonomy, remote work 9.0
(7.9 Benchmark)

Caring 8.4
(No industry benchmark)

Management support 8.7
(Benchmark 8.3)

We speak up

Our customers appreciate us for speaking up and challenging them to ensure the quality of the end-result.

We exercise internal and external transparency through open dialogue and encourage everyone to do so.

Courage 8.2
(No industry benchmark)

Freedom of opinions 8.6
(8.1 Benchmark)

Passion 8.0
(No industry benchmark)

Experiment, fail & try again

Failure is an option – and a valuable teacher. With a growth mindset and design thinking, we learn, grow and succeed by doing instead of talking.

People join us to be a part of a diverse community of experienced professionals whom they can learn with.

Learning 8.0
(7.3 Benchmark)

Mentoring 8.7
(8.3 Benchmark)

Life and people first

For us, flexibility and freedom mean well-being and productivity.

We’re lucky to choose from ample options: freedom to choose when and where, flexible office space, remote work, family leave mentoring, professional or personal coaching etc.

Flexibility 9.3
(8.1 Benchmark)

Workload 8.3
(7.5 Benchmark)

We are humans, not machines

Some call it hygge, we call it an essential part of Nordic living.

The “big” little moments that matter: relaxed breaks with colleagues or customers, feeling at home and wearing woolly socks, playing a quick game to recharge etc.

Work environment 7.7
(7.5 Benchmark)

Atmosphere in our customer project 8.1
(No industry benchmark)

Easy-going 8.4
(No industry benchmark)