Data Engineer


Kapelle-op-den-Bos, BE Zaventem, BE Tisselt, BE

Job Title: Data Engineer

Location: Remote with travel to Belgium (Kapelle-op-den-Bos)

Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits


An introduction to Etex

At Etex, our purpose is to inspire new ways of living. By joining Etex, you won’t just be joining an international leader, you will inspire people around the world to build living spaces that are ever safer, more sustainable, smarter and beautiful. You’ll be joining a company who wants to inspire change.

We are committed to making a positive human impact on the world. In return, we’ll reward you by investing in your development and your personal well-being. Whilst our core values help us develop those effective and sustainable lightweight solutions we’re known for, it’s our people that matter most! Our diverse and inclusive workforce always strives for excellence. We have over 100 years of experience manufacturing high-performance building solutions. Etex is a company that is committed to success - and when you join us, we’ll be committed to you.


Etex Data Engineer Profile

We are looking for data engineer who has specialized his/ or her skills in creating software solutions around Modern Data Platform using Azure Technologies.


Key responsibilities

  • Design and build self-service modern data pipelines (batch) and data streams (live).
  • Experience working with multi-disciplinary teams in a DevOps / DataOps environment
  • Implement effective data security, data lineage, metrics and monitoring processes.
  • Working together with the data scientist deploying machine learning as scalable API services as per data architecture strategy.
  • Expose data to end users using Power BI, Azure API Apps or experience.
  • Understands the Data Management and governance and operation knowledge.


Soft skills

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills,
  • Strong communication skills (spoken and written)
  • Being able to work both independently and as part of a team is very important.


Technical Skills

· Hands-on ETL experience with Azure Data platform (Azure Storage, Azure SQL database, Azure data factory, Data Bricks, Azure Synapse and Power BI)

· Experience with SQL and NoSQL design patterns.

· Experience with Python and SQL scripting.

· Knowledge of extracting data from SAP ERP using SAP Extractors and Odata protocol.

· Knowledge of working with Azure Stream Analytics, Even Hub and Kafka.

· Knowledge of deployment orchestration and configuration management tools


Our Social Responsibilities

Etex has a clear commitment to help build a better, sustainable future. We work towards this vision by caring about our social and environmental impacts and working on innovative solutions for the building industry.

Our ambition is to reduce negative effects and scale up positive impacts. We prioritise decarbonisation, including the use of renewable energy, as well as circularity, with a first focus on waste management.

We engage in a wide range of voluntary initiatives which offer support to local communities through partnerships and social projects. Our teammates know their local communities best, we are proud of the numerous projects and actions initiated around the world that are based on the awareness of their communities’ needs.