Data engineer

Do you want to contribute to a large-scale carbon emission analytics platform? Do you like working in a highly motivated team? Do you enjoy a good challenge? 

BigMile is looking for a data engineer, based in the Netherlands. 

Why work at BigMile?

Within BigMile, a team of highly motivated professionals work with their hearts and souls on software products to help companies achieve their sustainable goals in the supply chain. With our solutions, we help companies and governments calculate their transport-related carbon footprint and make it transparent. In this way we offer organizations reliable tools to report, analyze and reduce their carbon emissions.

BigMile is a tech company at heart, building our own SaaS platform, and extensively rely on API integrations to figure out how to best calculate, allocate, and reduce your CO2 emission. Combine that with a fully online portal with real attention to UX and we hope to give our customers the easiest way to start carbon footprinting and achieve their goals of emission reduction towards 2030 and 2050.

Why is it great to be part of the BigMile team?

• You can contribute to a more sustainable future
• BigMile has big plans, so there is room for initiative and development
• You collaborate with ambitious colleagues who are also very sociable
• You will work in an international, dynamic environment

About the job

You will be a part of a team that sets up a large-scale carbon emission analytics platform for one of our biggest customers. This platform helps our customer to become more sustainable. Aspects like performance, user experience and emission insights are critical to give our customers the best experience as possible. You take full responsibility for the application that you develop with the team and continuously improve and refactor to meet new business needs.

The platform runs on cloud technology (Azure) and make use of various kinds of underlying services such as Databricks and Azure Synapse.

What we offer

  • Apply your skills and talents to change the way we think about carbon emissions in the logistic sector

  • Work with a small group very dedicated people

  • Work in a dynamic environment – scale rapidly, pick up your own initiatives, directly contribute to the bottom line

  • Permanent full-time position, competitive salary

  • Hybrid working environment

    BigMile does not support relocation.

The Techie Details

  • You have an affinity and experience in data engineering
  • Experience with Databricks or Azure Synapse and a programming language like Python
  • Experience with Azure is a plus
  • You have an engineering degree (BSc or more), ideally in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Given the sector where we operate, relevant experience in the sustainability or the logistic sector is a plus

The Social Stuff

  • We ask direct questions to challenge and coach each other to constantly improve our work.
  • We love the pragmatism of lean and agile, continuous improvement, and the close contact with customers. Prior experience is good, if not, you’ll find out in practice.
  • We have strong deadlines and work hard. But, we prefer a sustainable pace and a good work-life balance.

Whatever the work, we all love the challenge, and share the fun of learning new stuff and celebrating failure and success together.

Benefits include regular drinks and social activities. And learning new technologies and business models at an insane speed with our dedicated team.

What Are You Waiting For?

Come work with passionate peers on cool and interesting technical and business challenges to reshape the industry. We’d love to hear from you!

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