Senior/ Lead Data Engineer

  • Data & AI
  • Amsterdam, Groningen
  • Fulltime
Senior/ Lead Data Engineer

– Please note: we are only looking for candidates that are (already) based in the Netherlands! Not based in the Netherlands. Your application won’t be considered. –

What impact will you make today as Senior/Lead Data Engineer at Eraneos?

Are you looking for a new challenge in the field of Data & AI? And are you interested in working with highly skilled colleagues on challenging projects using the newest technologies? Then we are looking for you!

In your role as Senior/Lead Data Engineer you will be working in a dynamic role that puts you in the position of a technical lead responsible for implementing our solutions together with a team of data engineers and data scientists. In this position you will be working with a focus on Azure and our Data Hub and Applied AI solutions. You will get the best algorithm into production, design user stories before implementation, develop data structures and data pipelines.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • You are able to work on various projects simultaneously (on- & offsite)
  • You take the lead in detailed designs and implementation of the project. As a lead, you collaborate with your team of data scientists, engineers, project managers, and sales, making sure business value for our clients is always delivered
  • Unit test coverage, Cloud deployment, as well as data storage and data security measures are part of your tasks
  • From a customer perspective, you are the technical point of contact responsible for progress, quality, and content. In addition to technically leading the project, you are still actively programming daily within the team.

Where, what & with whom?

Eraneos group is an international group with more than 1000 employees, providing complementary consulting and implementation expertise. We drive our clients’ digital transformation in an even more targeted and comprehensive manner.

In your role as Senior/Lead Data Engineer you will be part of the Eraneos Data & AI team in the Netherlands. We combine business understanding, technical knowledge, extensive experience, and our innovative mindset to activate data and turn it into actual value. We are driven by achieving meaningful results and dedicated to unleashing the full potential of digital, and the full potential of Data & AI.

We advise on, design, build, and deliver Data & AI solutions. Our team consists of consultants, data architects, data scientists, data engineers, software engineers and project managers. These professionals each have their own expertise, but also share a passion for solving data problems and innovating. We can handle any data & AI challenge, end-to-end, full-stack, using technologies like Kubernetes, Spark, Kafka, Elastic, Tensorflow, Sci-Kit learn and Cloud-native components (Azure, AWS) and development languages like Java or Python.

Who are you?

  • A bachelor or master’s degree preferably in combination with 5+ years of experience including acting as a Lead Engineer
  • Your software engineering background will support your knowledge in the field of Java or Python and in addition to that you have worked with Azure and/or AWS, CI/CD, Kafka, Airflow, Hadoop, Elastic, Docker, and/or Kubernetes
  • Multitasking is your middle name and working on several projects simultaneously is music to your ears
  • You enjoy sharing your knowledge & experience with other colleagues so we can all benefit from each other
  • You speak fluent Dutch AND English (must have!)
  • You consider yourself to be independent, entrepreneurial, accurate, communicative and open-minded.

Our offer

Eraneos is ‘Great Place to Work’ certified. The Data & AI team offers an innovative and informal environment in which people can grow, develop, and learn from each other. Our colleagues love working with us because of the challenging projects they get to work on, the solid development possibilities and the comfortable working environment. The team culture is entrepreneurial, non-hierarchical, informal, and accessible.

Our office is based in Amsterdam next tot the Johan Cruijff Arena and we have an office in Groningen. We have fully embraced the hybrid way of working.

Furthermore, we offer:

  • A competitive base salary
  • A bonus scheme
  • We fully embraced the hybrid way of working
  • A compensation for the set-up of an ergonomic home office, sports related activities and/or equipment and BYOD
  • Possibilities to work on certifications and/or your professional development.

And last but certainly not least: we organize tech talks, hackathons, innovation days, team outings and parties!


Did we manage to get your interest? Please apply via the website and we will be in touch soon. Or get directly in touch with our interim recruiter – Eva via 0638148354 – she will be happy to tell you more about the role and the Data & AI team!


We source our candidates directly, responses by employment agencies and similar are not accepted.

Apply for this vacancy

Eva Schikker

Corporate Tech Recruiter

Any questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact me.

There is more

Next to a great job, you can expect the following:

Personal development and trainings

Valuable trainings and certifications on relevant topics of your choice.

Hybrid working

Plenty of working-from-home options and a personal budget for an ergonomic home office.


For example, annual choice to work full-time or part-time, remote working, or exchange 2 national holidays for 2 non-national holidays.

Healthy lifestyle

Annual sports budget, and a lot of attention to vitality in the form of webinars and workshops.

Company culture

Become part of an open, flat organization with a collegial atmosphere.

Events and drinks

Annual (sports) activities such as the ‘Dam tot Damloop’, frequent drinks, team outings, and a big end-of-year party.

The application process

1 Apply

Apply easily and fast by filling out the application form.

2 Introduction

First step is an introduction interview online to get to know each other

3 Second interview

During a second interview, a more in-depth conversation will take place and for some roles we will ask you to prepare a case/ assessment

Will you be part of our story? Apply now