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  • LocationRemote
  • SalaryCompetitive rates
  • Job TypeContract
  • ReferenceYAS001
  • Date posted11-Jul-24

Senior Data Engineer - Databricks, Kafka [Must Have]

Location: Anywhere in the EU

Start Date: July 15th (maybe July 22nd, but not ideal)

Contract Length: Initial 4 weeks with potential for a minimum of 2 years, likely extending to 4 years


Important Note:

  • Only apply if you can start immediately by Monday and are available to meet the client tomorrow.


We are seeking a Senior Data Engineer with expertise in MS Azure Databricks and Kafka to join our dynamic team. This role is with a prestigious international client based in Switzerland. You will be part of the Data Hub team, collaborating with other engineers to develop and enhance a Central Results System for processing sports results and other athlete performance data.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain robust data processing systems using MS Azure Databricks and Kafka.
  • Collaborate with the Data Hub team to integrate multiple data sources including sports results and event data.
  • Ensure data accuracy and reliability through effective processing and aggregation techniques.
  • Optimize data workflows for performance and scalability.



  • Proven experience as a Senior Data Engineer.
  • Expertise in MS Azure Databricks and Kafka.
  • Strong understanding of data processing and aggregation techniques.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.


Additional Information:

  • Contract Start: Immediate start after a successful interview with the end customer.
  • Test Period: 5 days (paid), followed by working until August 16th, with an option for extension.
  • Project Duration: Minimum expected 2 years, likely extending to 4 years.


Why Join Us?

  • Work on an exciting project with a leading international company.
  • Opportunity to work remotely from anywhere in the EU.
  • Be part of a team dedicated to developing cutting-edge data solutions in the sports industry.


If you are a Senior Data Engineer with the required skills and are ready for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

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