Software Engineer – Data Integration

Software Engineering - Leipzig, Germany
Level: Professionals
Start date: As soon as possible

Software Engineer – Data Integration – Leipzig Office

Our Leipzig Software Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to help develop our data integration processes and data pipelines from ideation to realization.

Your responsibilities:

  • Design, implement and support data models and ETL processes in a big data architecture stack.
  • Continuously develop our big data architecture stack to ensure we stay ahead of the pack.
  • Write and document tests on your own code changes.
  • Monitor and fix issues in multiple environments and communicate with your team to ensure they are informed of any issues that occur.

Essential requirements:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in software engineering or data engineering.
  • 1-2 years’ experience working with big data.
  • An excellent understanding of MySQL.
  • The ability to work well independently, comfortable in your technical understanding of the problems you will be dealing with.
  • You can find patterns in, and draw valuable findings from, large amounts of data.
  • Good communication skills: you will keep all relevant stakeholders well informed of current progress.
  • You speak English (our company language) fluently.

Preferred requirements:

  • Some working knowledge of Pentaho Data Integration Platform, Hadoop and Spark.
  • German language skills.

Life at trivago is…

  • The opportunity to develop personally and professionally with regular code workshops and Hackathons, as well as the chance to contribute to our tech blog.
  • Being an active member of our PHP, JavaScript, UI and data engineering guilds.
  • The ability to push your ideas through to execution without being held back by bureaucracy.The freedom to embrace small-scale failures as a path to large-scale success.
  • The belief that factual proof, not seniority, determines which path to take.
  • Self-determined working hours based on measuring productivity through goals rather than number of hours spent in the office.

Additional information:

  • Please note that your CV and motivation letter must be written in English.