Data support engineer - Data & AI

Gent
Engineering & Service Desk, Data
Professional

Do you have both a passion for solving problems and a service-oriented attitude? Then Cegeka's rapidly growing and passionate Data & AI team has the challenge for you! We are looking for a Data support engineer with knowledge of Power BI, data engineering and data warehouses. You will provide technical support, handle service requests and manage small change requests.

  • Technical support: you respond promptly to service requests, you resolve issues related to data pipelines, data models and visualization dashboards, and you provide guidance and assistance to users encountering technical challenges with data & AI solutions.
  • Change management: you manage small change requests such as modifications to data pipelines, ETL processes and report designs.
  • Monitoring and maintenance: you monitor the performance of data systems including data warehouses, BI tools, analytical models. You proactively identify potential issues and implement preventive measures to ensure system reliability.
  • Documentation and knowledge sharing: you document troubleshooting procedures and best practices for future reference. You share knowledge and expertise with your colleagues to continuously learn and expand your knowledge. You contribute to the development of technical documentation, training materials and user guides.

What you need to succeed:

  • You have a relevant bachelor's degree (e.g. Computer Science).
  • You have proven experience in a technical support role, preferably within a data environment.
  • You have a strong proficiency in Power BI, including data modeling, report design and DAX calculations.
  • You have knowledge of data warehouses, ETL processes and data integration techniques.
  • You are familiar with programming languages such as SQL, Python or R for data manipulation and analysis.
  • You have experience with cloud platforms (e.g. Azure, AWS, Google Cloud).
  • You have excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues.
  • Did you obtain certifications in relevant technologies, such as Microsoft Certified: Data Analyst Associate? If so, this is definitely a plus.
  • You are customer-friendly, communicative, empathetic and assertive. Both teamwork and independent work go well with you.
  • You have strong communication skills in both Dutch and English.
  • You are enthusiastic to learn every day in your job and to broaden your knowledge of our technologies.

What are we offering:

  • We ask a lot (of talents) of you. Fortunately, you also get a lot in return!
  • You will join a Top Employer!
  • A competitive salary completed with fringe benefits. An electrical company car with charging card or mobility budget, lunch vouchers, eco vouchers, interesting group and hospitalisation insurance, a mobile phone subscription, flat-rate expense allowances, a powerful laptop and the opportunity to give your salary package a personal touch thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
  • Flexible working hours and a nice work/life balance.
  • A top team: in which new fresh ideas and initiatives are always welcome! Team events, monthly happy hours and an always legendary company party are also part of this. 
  • Tailormade guidance: throughout your career, you will be guided by our people managers. So you have a point of contact, a personal coach and a sparring partner.
  • Continuous learning: through innovation centres, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training courses, we focus on knowledge sharing and learning.
  • Opportunity to grow: depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • Hybrid working: you work from our Cegeka office in Ghent, combined with working from home.
  • At Cegeka, we value sustainability by pursuing carbon neutrality with the electrification of our vehicle fleet and an eco-friendly data center. We develop innovative solutions with a positive impact on the environment, people and society, and strive for an inclusive and diverse work environment where everyone is valued and heard.

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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