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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Background
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  • Experience Required
    1 - 2 Years
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      March 08,2021
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    Data Engineer

    Tiqets is one of the fastest-growing tech scale-ups in the Netherlands. To keep it moving fast and making culture more accessible, we’re hiring a Data Engineer to join us!

    Full-time · Amsterdam

    Who are we?

    We’re revolutionising the way people buy tickets to culture and attractions all over the world. Our technology lets users easily book tickets to the best attractions in seconds, meaning customers can enter museums, zoos, theme parks, and more faster than ever.

    We’re dedicated to bringing simplicity to the world of travel and entertainment. If you want to join our team, working as a Data Engineer, send us your CV. We might be looking for YOU!

    Our values

    • Be accessible: Help out, communicate honestly, and be there for each other.
    • Be remarkable: Have fun, think creatively, and celebrate great moments together.
    • Skip the line: Be fast, flexible, and smart; take responsibility and push forward.

    Life at Tiqets

    What you will do

    Tiqets is positioned for explosive growth in the post-pandemic world, and we're looking for Data Engineers to help us scale our Data Platform for the future. As a Data Engineer you will be involved in designing and building out much of the core Data Platform being used by the company. You will be working closely with Data Scientists, Analysts, Engineers as well as Product and Marketing teams to understand their needs and architect systems to solve these needs.

    You’re a Data Engineer with a passion for architecting resilient and reliable data systems. You obsess over data quality and operational excellence, build clean and efficient Data Pipelines, and constantly look for ways to make systems better. You see the value in being a data-driven organization.

    You’re curious about new technologies, both open-source and SaaS. You like to work in a fast-paced environment and iterate quickly while continuing to build for the medium and long term.


    • Work closely with other Data Engineers on the team to architect, build and improve our Data Platform and analytics infrastructure
    • Design and implement fault-tolerant, resilient ELT/ETL pipelines using open source tools like Airflow or hosted AWS/SaaS services
    • Build monitoring tools to help meet our data quality/availability SLAs and ensure high-availability for our infrastructure
    • Ability to work independently without active supervision, and take full ownership of what you build
    • Support Data Scientists and Data Analysts on the team to productionize their workflows, while building tools and infrastructure to improve their speed and effectiveness

    Minimum qualifications

    • Bachelor or Master in Computer Science, or other relevant technical education.
    • 2+ years experience working as an Engineer on data-intensive applications, architecting large-scale production systems
    • Substantial experience with Python and other scripting languages with a track record of writing clean, efficient code
    • Experience using core Data Engineering technologies like Airflow and DBT

    • Reasonable understanding of relational databases like PostgreSQL, as well as Data Warehousing technologies like Redshift, BigQuery, Snowflake, etc.

    • Sound understanding of SQL fundamentals and past experience with data warehousing, data modeling and schema design
    • DevOps mindset; experience deploying applications using technologies like Kubernetes and Docker on AWS

    Nice to Have Experience

    • AWS services like Kinesis, Lambda, Glue, Athena
    • Business Intelligence tools like Looker, Tableau, Data Studio
    • Machine Learning technologies like AWS Sagemaker and MLflow
    • SaaS tools like Segment, Fivetran, Stitch, Snowplow
    • Experience with event pipelines and real-time streaming use cases
    • Experience in the e-commerce domain

    Our Data Engineering Stack







    Perks & Benefits at Tiqets
    • Young, dynamic, international working environment
    • Bright, welcoming office located in the centre of Amsterdam
    • Opportunity to make an impact in the fastest growing tech scaleup
    • 20% personal Tiqets discount code to explore great museums/venues worldwide
    • Annual company getaway to undisclosed location
    • Health insurance
    • Tiqets learning academy: skill lab, group & individual learningTuesday's Pizza & beer sessions
    • Friday drinks
    • Visa sponsorship
    • Summer party
    • Competitive salary and paid holiday leave
    • Sports activities: free gym, running sessions, boot-camp, football, climbing and more
    • Pension scheme and travel compensation
    • Everyone - employed at Tiqets will receive a monthly contribution for working from home
    • Everyone - employed at Tiqets can reimburse home work space necessities
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