Senior Data Engineer

Thoughtworks

4.5

(33)

Helsinki, Finland (Remote)

Why you should apply for a job to Thoughtworks:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 97% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 97% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Prioritizing gender workforce quality, 41% of our workforce are women with 38% of our positions being women in Tech(and growing!)
  • Thoughtworks is certified and awarded the 2022 Best Workplaces™ in Chicago
  • Over 90% of surveyed employees say that people at Thoughtworks are treated fairly regardless of their gender, race or sexual orientation.
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    Position summary

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    Thoughtworks is an advocate for responsible tech & AI and we are a founding member of the Green Software Foundation. We strive to bring this thinking with us to our client engagements and have high standards when it comes to building new digital services responsibly.

    In this role at Thoughtworks Finland, you are expected to have fluent Finnish skills, as we are working also with public sector clients where there are more stricter needs. As Thoughtworks is a global organization, you are also able to work on international assignments with well-known brands.

    Job responsibilities

    • You will pair to write clean, iterative and modular code. You know how to test your own code and are familiar with the principles of TDD and how to apply them in your day-to-day work

    • We expect you to leverage various continuous delivery practices to deploy, support and operate data pipelines

    • You will use different distributed storage and computing technologies from the plethora of options available

    • You will develop and operate modern data architecture approaches to meet key business objectives and provide end-to-end data solutions

    • You will develop data models by selecting from a variety of modeling techniques and implementing the chosen data model using the appropriate technology stack

    • You will be responsible for guiding the clients in implementing the best practices in data governance, data security and data privacy to support business and compliance requirements

    • You will seamlessly incorporate data quality into your day-to-day work as well as into the delivery process

    • You will collaborate within Thoughtworks' team as well as with the client's teams, encouraging open communication and advocating for shared outcomes

    Job qualifications

    Technical Skills

    • Working with data excites you: you can build and operate data pipelines, and maintain data storage, all within distributed cloud-based environments

    • You have hands-on experience of data modeling and data engineering tools and platforms such as Kafka, Spark, Azure Data Factory and dbt

    • You have experience in writing clean, high-quality code using the preferred programming language

    • You have built & deployed large-scale data pipelines and data-centric applications using any of the distributed storage platforms and distributed processing platforms in a production setting

    • You are comfortable with container technologies like docker and kubernetes

    • You have experience with data-driven approaches and can apply data security & privacy strategy to solve business problems

    • You have hands-on experience with data infrastructure and operations working in cloud environments

    • You have experience with different types of data storage paradigms (relational databases, NoSQL, data lake etc)

    Professional Skills

    • You understand the importance of stakeholder management and can easily liaise between clients and other key stakeholders throughout projects, ensuring buy-in and gaining trust along the way

    • You are resilient in ambiguous situations and can adapt your role to approach challenges from multiple perspectives

    • You don't shy away from risks or conflicts, instead you take them on and skillfully manage them

    • You are eager to coach, mentor and motivate others and you aspire to influence teammates to take positive action and accountability for their work

    • You enjoy influencing others and always advocate for technical excellence while being open to change when needed

    • You have strong communication and teamwork skills, dedicated to discovering the most suitable solutions for any given scenario

    • You have working proficiency in Finnish with ability to read and produce technical documentation and work on different topics with our clients also verbally.

    Other things to know

    Learning & Development

    There is no one-size-fits-all career path at Thoughtworks: however you want to develop your career is entirely up to you. But we also balance autonomy with the strength of our cultivation culture. This means your career is supported by interactive tools, numerous development programs and teammates who want to help you grow. We see value in helping each other be our best and that extends to empowering our employees in their career journeys.

    Flexible working environment

    Our office is located at the heart of Helsinki, offering you an environment to meet with your colleagues and have a dedicated space to do your daily work. However, we work in a highly flexible way allowing you to also work remotely with occasional visits to the office or at the client premises. We have no mandatory office day policies, as many of your team members might be from totally other countries!

    International opportunities with a local community and client base

    In Finland, we are working with clients from various industries like transportation, energy, media, and health. We are also actively involved in various international clients in e.g. automotive, retail, and food & beverage industries.

    Our working style is "distributed agile", meaning we form our development teams from various countries based on our clients needs and availability of our experts. This opens various opportunities for our developers to gain experience in international large scale projects as well as the opportunity to work on locally interesting clients with high impact to our personal lives.

    Job Details

    Country: Finland
    City: Helsinki
    Date Posted: 02-23-2024
    Industry: Information Technology
    Employment Type: Regular

    About Thoughtworks

    Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 30+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.

    Join Thoughtworks and thrive. Together, our extra curiosity, innovation, passion and dedication overcomes ordinary.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Thoughtworks:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 97% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 97% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Prioritizing gender workforce quality, 41% of our workforce are women with 38% of our positions being women in Tech(and growing!)
  • Thoughtworks is certified and awarded the 2022 Best Workplaces™ in Chicago
  • Over 90% of surveyed employees say that people at Thoughtworks are treated fairly regardless of their gender, race or sexual orientation.