Data Engineer - Viby or Gdansk


Viby J, DK Gdansk, PL

Are you an enthusiastic problem-solver with a strong background in azure back-end software engineering and a deep commitment to sustainability? Do you strive in an agile working environment? If yes, then you might be our new colleague. 


We are looking for a skilled Data Engineer to join our team and play a pivotal role in advancing our sustainability agenda. By leveraging the power of data, you will be part of directly impacting farmers and contributing to the creation of innovative, data-driven solutions that promote sustainable and digital dairy farming. The position can be based in either Gdansk, Poland, or Viby, Denmark.


In our ASC agile release train (Agriculture, Sustainability, Communication) we build the data integrations and platforms between our main systems inside our team, from other teams or with external data providers and consumers. We are on a bigger and exciting journey within our area, and you will find more like minded people in our organization.


About the job

As a Data Engineer, you will work with complex tasks and a large variety of tasks.  You appreciate and understand diverse business needs, whilst demonstrating strong solution insight and technical skills. You are able to execute technical/functional implementations, presents ideas and interact with the business and IT stakeholders across all organizational levels in a professional manner. You will be working closely together with Solutions Architects, Developers and business Subject Matter Experts.


Typical tasks include:

  • Build Web API or Web Services to extract, receive, expose or send data using the standard python web framework inside the department
  • Build Data Pipelines in Databricks using DBT
  • Create Web Applications using Python
  • Dimensional Modelling inside the Data Warehouse
  • Work on expanding Infrastructure as a Code setup for the existent platform or custom applications


Who are you?

We imagine that you:

  • Have 2+ years of experience in one or multiple of the following roles, or similar positions: Back-end Software Developer, Data Warehouse Developer, BI Developer, SQL Developer or Data Engineer
  • Have software engineering background or experience in development working environment and tools (DevOps, IaC , CI/CD etc.)
  • Are proficient in one or multiple SQL/NoSQL languages (MSSQL, Spark SQL, PostgresSQL, Cosmos DB, etc.)
  • Have a strong knowledge of Python programming language with focus on the following areas: Web Frameworks/API, ORM, Data Manipulation and Analysis, Tasks Automation and software development
  • Preferably, have some knowledge of back-end Data Engineering methods and frameworks (Data Warehousing, Data Lakehouse, Data Mesh, Big Data etc.)

To thrive in this role, we need a profile with great communication skills and ability to work in an international and diverse environment. You are a team player and take pride in continuous learning and improvements. In addition, you possess a structured approach, analytical mindset and have an eye for the details. Great curiosity and a passion for working with data and building IT solutions. You also have the ability to decompose problems and take great responsibility for your work. Lastly, you possess good English skills are necessary in both writing and speaking.


What do we offer?

Our positive and collaborative work culture will bring out the best in you. And you will join a market leader who produces nutritious household favorite brands in a way that makes things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.


Application and contact

If you want to join us on our journey to redefine the future of dairy farming and make a lasting impact on our industry, then seize this exciting opportunity. Please apply as soon as possible, as we will evaluate applications on a continuous basis. For additional information, please contact hiring manager Stefan R. Stegaru on email address


Summer vacation

As summer vacation is just around the corner for all of us, the recruitment process may take longer than usual. We kindly ask for your understanding that it may take a little longer before you hear from us, as we allow ourselves to enjoy a well-deserved summer break. We look forward to continuing the recruitment process after the summer vacation


We have a purpose for Good
At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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