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Stantec Data Engineer Product Development (ENG) in Arnhem, Delft, Oosterhout, Netherlands


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At Stantec in The Netherlands, we work at the intersection of data engineering and environmental management. Our mission is to radically improve the affordability and speed of subsurface hazard assessments so that everyone enjoys better protection, compliance and efficiencies when preparing and delivering underground infrastructure projects.

In pursuit of this mission, we have successfully launched various data-driven products over the past years. Our range of data-driven products and their enabling software allow our clients to instantly identify the location and impact of potential subsurface hazard such as soil contamination, groundwater, unexploded ordnances and tree roots.

In this role, as a Data Engineer you’ll focus on designing, developing and maintaining stable and scalable data services. You’ll work directly with and shape our current and future business-critical processes that transform raw (spatial) data into the right information and the app/API technologies that distribute the information to our clients and users. In addition, you’ll actively contribute to decision-making and implementation of initiatives aimed at optimizing our architecture, development practices and tech stack. Think of engaging in further experimentation and adoption of containerization technologies, CI/CD pipelines and transitioning our data services to the MS Azure cloud platform.

The team you’ll be joining combines expertise in (geo-)data engineering, software development and environmental management. We focus solely on developing and delivering long-term solutions that solve problems for an entire industry or market. At the moment, we are primarily engaged in the further development of our successful suite of data-driven subsurface hazard assessment solutions as we see still see significant potential for further growth and meaningful advancements in our product offering. In the coming years, we expect to expand our scope with new data-driven products aimed at providing lasting solutions for challenges in the field of spatial planning and the energy transition.

Our way of working is Agile. That is not an end in itself, but we see it as an excellent means to remind us to keep thinking from a customer perspective, to set clear goals and to give the development team the freedom to decide how our goals can best be achieved.

What are your main responsibilities?

  • Design, develop and maintain data services for processing large volumes of (spatial) data.

  • Improve, scale up and further automate existing ETL processes.

  • Set up and optimize ETL processes within our MS Azure cloud platform.

  • Document ETL processes and data models.

  • Perform quality checks by means of pair programming / code reviews.

  • Contribute to the development of the field within Stantec, e.g. by conducting in-house training and providing guidance to your colleagues on the team

What do we offer?

Your thoughtful solutions deserve a nice reward. You get this in the form of good conditions and a working environment that is at least as innovative as your ideas. Your well-being is our priority. This is what you get from us:

  • A good salary and secondary employment conditions, such as an end-of-year bonus, NS Business Card and 28 vacation days.

  • A varied job of 32, 36 or 40 hours a week, where you can make real impact on our living environment.

  • A climate neutral working environment where sustainability is paramount. This is reflected in an electric lease fleet, vegetarian catering and cool collaborations with charities.

  • A diverse team and an inclusive culture. We pursue an active diversity policy to contribute to equal opportunities. Talent and competences are the starting point.

  • Plenty of room for your own ideas and initiatives. Bring it on!

  • You can work where and at the time that you can get the best out of yourself, one day in a bustling open-plan office where colleagues from all layers of the organization work side by side, and the next day you work from home and enjoy sports in the afternoon.*

  • A work from home arrangement, we provide a good workplace at your home and you receive a monthly net internet allowance of € 36.10.

  • Endless joint activities and fun training sessions that make work no longer feel like work.

*Due to COVID19, we follow government guidelines and advice regarding working from home.


Data Engineer Product Development (ENG)


What do you bring?

  • A degree in Computer Science, Geomatics or comparable.

  • Ideally, a number of years of relevant work experience in a similar role.

  • Knowledge of programming languages in the C-family (C/C++/C#) and SQL (preferably experience with PostgreSQL/PostGIS)

  • Knowledge of conceptual data modeling (ERD and UML)

  • Experience with continuous process integration and development.

  • You don't hesitate to experiment and test hypotheses without knowing the exact outcome.

  • You are able to explain complex issues within your field to a broad audience.

  • You like to share your ideas pro-actively and you enjoy it when your colleagues do the same

  • You get energy from working in a team.

  • Proficient in English (verbal and written)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of developing APIs (ASP.NET Core)

  • Experience with version control tools, GIT is preferred

  • Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and tools like FME, ArcGIS, QGIS

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Technology

About Stantec:

With approximately 22.000 employees working in more than 350 locations across six continents, Stantec provides sustainable solutions to challenges in our living environment worldwide. In the Netherlands, we have been offering engineering and project management services for over 35 years focused on the environment, soil, waste, infrastructure and safety. Our services are centered on the society in which we work. Organizing participation and support, and making understandable, useful information from large amounts of data are our specialties.

The strength of our service is the diversity of our teams. We pursue an active diversity policy, where talent and competences are the starting point. Gender, gender(identity), origin, religion, age, this includes orientation, disability, or chronic illness.

Additional Information:

More information about Stantec as an employer can be found here:

If you would like more information about the function, please contact Christiaan Jolly, Product Owner, tel: 06-22775689. You can reply via the ‘apply Now button’ on our website via Carrière -> Bekijk vacatures.

An assessment can be part of the procedure.

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.

Location :







Arnhem, Delft, Oosterhout