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Data Engineer

On-site, Hybrid
  • Alphen aan den Rijn, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
IT

Job description

Why Sakura?

When it comes to diagnosing cancer, there’s no time to wait!

At Sakura, we’re driven by our desire to advance cancer diagnosis through fully automated anatomic pathology and by providing our partners with best-in-class innovations, quality and customer care.


What we do:

We empower pathology professionals all over the world by providing integrated solutions to deliver accurate & fast diagnoses of cancer, to optimize treatment success for each life we touch!


The opportunity:

Are you ready to take on a dynamic role in our IT/Data team? Sakura Finetek Europe BV is looking for a tech savvy Data Engineer to join our innovative team. 

As a Data Engineer, you will play a crucial role in designing, developing, and maintaining our data architecture and pipelines. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure data integrity, availability, and accessibility for analytics and business intelligence purposes. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in data engineering, with specific experience in Data Warehousing and Oracle Cloud platforms.

You report directly to the Manager IT and work closely together with your IT colleagues and other stakeholders in our organization. Together we’ll further develop and expand our data driven approach with the organisation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain scalable data pipelines and ETL processes.
  • Collaborate with analysts and business stakeholders to understand data requirements and translate them into technical solutions.
  • Implement best practices for data modeling, storage, and retrieval to ensure optimal performance and efficiency.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot data pipelines to identify and resolve issues in a timely manner.
  • Work closely with the IT team to ensure the reliability and scalability of data systems.
  • Keep up-to-date with emerging technologies and trends in data engineering to drive continuous improvement.
  • Perform business process gap analysis and manage requirement change.
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility.

Job requirements

We perfectly match if you have

  • Solid understanding of data warehousing concepts and best practices.
  • Passion for technology. Shows technical and creative knowledge and expertise, regarding work. New knowledge is acquired rapidly and follows developments in the field.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Strong proficiency in SQL and database technologies (e.g., Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL).
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills of Dutch and English.

and will be a nice plus if you...

  • have experience with Oracle Cloud Reporting.
  • experience with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI).
  • experience with TimeXtender for data modeling, integration, and automation.


We offer you:

  • A competitive salary.
  • 8% holiday allowance & 29 paid holidays (full-time based) to recharge your batteries.
  • Annual bonus of max. 8%.
  • Fully paid pension plan (according to the Dutch law).
  • Laptop.
  • Birthday gift & a gym discount to stay fit.
  • A Good work-life balance & hybrid working option.
  • A lease plan for an ergonomic home workplace.
  • a daily freshly prepared lunch: we eat all together at 12h30!

And last but not least, a great job opportunity where you have full ownership of your work, recognition of your achievements and professional development opportunities.


The invitation:

Our culture is friendly and open. We believe that the development of our people enables the company's growth.

By joining us, you will be part of:

  • An inspiring community with a mission that matters! ''advancing cancer diagnostics''.
  • Our International organization who's leaded by a supportive & inspiring management.
  • A financial healthy & privately owned company.


To learn more about Sakura, please visit our career page & follow us on LinkedIn.


*Acquisition in response to our job postings is not appreciated. This means that we think we can find a suitable colleague on our own.

*Please note that we don't offer sponsorship visa. Only candidates with valid EU work visa will be considered.

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