Jr. Data Engineer

Data
Young Professional, Professional

Data is the power behind every digital transformation. Do you like working on the most innovative data solutions of the future? Then we have the right challenge for you! Cegeka is a leading ICT company that offers quality solutions to its clients. We always strive for tailor-made solutions: the best fit that helps our clients achieve their objectives. At the same time, we are looking for the ideal fit for our team.  In addition to experience and ambitions, competences and personality are essential for us as well. Cegeka continuously invests in Talent Management so that employees can reach their highest potential! Our Data Solutions team manages and carries out Business Intelligence, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence projects for our clients. Our approach is pragmatic and easy-to-understand, so that our clients can get quick access to the right information and easily grow as the information requirement increases. We always apply a “Public Cloud First” strategy. The vast experience of our specialists, advanced methodology and feedback from our clients make Cegeka an ideal long-term partner for our clients, business partners and employees.

  • In your role as a Data Engineer, you work closely with experienced colleagues on Business Intelligence, Big Data and AI projects. These projects are mainly performed in the Microsoft Azure Cloud.
  • As Data Engineer, you help our clients build scalable data platforms and work on projects in various industries, each with their own challenges.
  • Together with the team you will develop the ETL flows needed to retrieve data from the source systems, transform it according to the predefined business logic, and integrate it into the central data warehouse or offer it on the central data platform.
  • Data quality and robustness of the ETL processes are of great importance.
  • Innovation and knowledge sharing are high on our agenda. We are always looking for innovation and improvement at our customers. You will get plenty of opportunities to actively participate in this.
  • You will be part of a tight-knit, driven and passionate team which makes work pleasant and fun. We even have our own Data-Intelligence fun team!
  • You can start in September 2022.

What you need to succeed:

  • You have a bachelor's or master's degree, preferably in (Business) Informatics or Business IT & Management or a related field
  • You are passionate about data-driven solutions.
  • Previous experience with Databricks, Python, Scala of SQL is a plus.
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Azure Data Analytics Cloud platform is also an advantage.
  • You have (or would like to have) a Microsoft Certified Professional certification.
  • You have strong problem-solving skills.
  • You can work independently as well as with others and you are flexible.
  • You are a strong communicator, customer focused and accurate.
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English. French is an asset. 
  • A certain flexibility towards travel is required as work is regularly carried out at customers' premises. If you are not required to be at the client's location, you can work in the Cegeka office closest to your home (Antwerp, Ghent, Hasselt or Leuven), and hybrid work is also possible.

What are we offering:

  • Cegeka is a strong and solid growth company. We offer a wide range of projects and all this with the application of the latest technologies.
  • Continuous learning is key! There are plenty of training opportunities through our Talent Management Program.
  • You will be part of a motivated team full of talented colleagues. There is a very pleasant working atmosphere and there is also room for the necessary fun.
  • On top of an attractive salary that matches your experience, you get a company car, hospital and group insurance, meal vouchers, a cell phone subscription and a laptop. In addition, we offer flexible working hours, which ensures a pleasant work/life balance.
  • Our Flex Reward Plan allows you to put together your own remuneration package.
  • Customized coaching, where you indicate what your interests are and where we look together how we can help you develop further. Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • Your permanent workplace is Cegeka Ghent, where hybrid home working is possible.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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