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Data Platform Engineer

lastminute.com group

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Data Platform Engineer

Data Platform Engineer

  • Chiasso, Switzerland
  • Full-time

Company Description

lastminute.com group is a publicly traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry, and we operate a portfolio of well-known brands such as lastminute.com, Bravofly, Rumbo, Volagratis and Jetcost.

Every month, the Group reaches across all its websites and mobile apps (in 17 languages and 40 countries) 43 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences. More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to provide our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel related products and services.

Job Description

Lastminute.com group is a publicly traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry, and we operate a portfolio of well-known brands such as lastminute.com , Bravofly , Rumbo , Volagratis and Jetcost .

Every month, the Group reaches across all its websites and mobile apps (in 17 languages and 40 countries) 43 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences. More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to provide our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel related products and services.

Lastminute.com group is looking for a Data Engineer for its Data Platform team based in Chiasso, Switzerland.

Key Responsibilities

  • The Data Engineer will work on designing/implementing ingestion, store and maintenance processes for huge sets of data
  • Development of ad-hoc solutions based on data ingestion/ETL framework.
  • Monitoring performance and maintaining data platform infrastructure
  • Defining and implementing data retention policies
  • Hands-on database development with SQL and query tuning on Distributed DBs

Requirements

Essential:

  • 3+ years experience in Data Warehouse environments
  • 3+ years experience developing Java/JEE in Unix/Linux/Windows environment
  • 1+ years experience with Apache Kafka
  • 3+ years experience developing ETL processes, data modeling and data warehousing architecture and design
  • High analytical skills
  • Fluent in Italian and English is mandatory. Any other language is a plus

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of HP Vertica database
  • Knowledge of Talend Data Integration
  • Knowledge of Hadoop Distributed File System
  • Previous experience on Agile methodology

Abilities/qualities

  • Pragmatic, but able to be meticulous with attention to detail.
  • Highly self-motivated, uses initiative and “go to” problem solver.
  • Good relationship builder and able to position the role as a key ally, support and help to delivery teams
  • Able to work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a can-do attitude.
  • Willingness to go beyond the call of duty to get the job done.
  • Committed to, and actively works towards, continuous self-improvement and growth of others around him/her.
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