(Senior) Data Engineer

At Valcon you work together in a multidisciplinary team with business consultants, professional developers and technical specialists. We like to go the extra mile for a good result and high quality. This results in solutions that make the difference and result in satisfied clients and happy end-users. For this, we are looking for top performing people with a passion for IT and technology with good communicative and analytical skills.

What are you going to do?

As a Lead Data Engineer with over 5 years of experience, you’re at the helm of shaping our customers data landscape. Your role involves expertly handling vast datasets, using advanced techniques to organize information. You lead the development of robust data pipelines, collaborating with cross-functional teams to design end-to-end solutions for sophisticated data products.

Your proficiency spans on-premise and cloud environments, showcasing a deep understanding of evolving technologies. Coding isn’t just a skill; it’s a natural part of your toolkit as you navigate the digital realm with ease.

Beyond technical prowess, your strategic mindset guides the team toward sustainable and scalable solutions. Concepts like Agile, CI/CD, and IaC are integral to your approach, ensuring a seamless integration of technology and business objectives.

In this leadership role, you’re not just managing data; you’re architecting transformative solutions, leveraging your extensive experience to drive the organization toward new heights of data-driven excellence.


  • Setting up cloud OTAP environments for platforms such as Azure, AWS, DataBricks.
  • Familiar with data modeling techniques: Dimensional and Relational modelling, Data Vault,
  • Ability to grow our presence with new and existing customers.
  • Training and guiding business consultants and junior developers in the application of cloud technology.
  • Co-developing Valcon’s Cloud proposition.
  • Building and maintaining a relevant network with current and new customers.

Valcon core values

  • Can do
  • Together
  • Curiosity
  • Integrity
  • Joy

We offer

  • An energetic, ambitious and international environment with a great working atmosphere.
  • An environment with significant autonomy and responsibility.
  • A steep learning curve and structured coaching from your own mentor.
  • A thriving community, active in both business and social events.
  • Market relevant employment package (salary, benefits fund, bonus, lease car or mobility allowance and laptop).


  • A completed technical WO or HBO education with WO thinking and working level.
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience as a (Lead) Data Engineer.
  • Strong in a team with good communication, analytical and leadership skills.
  • Experience with Cloud platforms (e.g. Azure, AWS, GCP). Preferably with certifications
  • Experience with the following methods is an advantage: SQL, Python, data pipelines, API access, Agile, Scrum, DevOps, data architecture, data storytelling, Infrastructure-as-Code.
  • Fluent in Dutch and English


  • Pyspark, Databricks, Github, Solution Architecture



(Senior) Data Engineer

    Job Primary Location: Netherlands