About working at LINKIT
Data Engineer (medior & senior)
Data Engineer: supporting business decisions with automated data pipelines!

A Data Engineer at LINKIT will give advice on, build, maintain Big Data platforms and help industrialize data science solutions/models in enterprise environments. We are platform agnostics and have cases on-premises or on public clouds, not depending heavily on specific tools or technology. Are you an independent engineer whose knowledge and experience contributes for the growth of colleagues and customers? Join the team! 

What can you expect from it?

  • Work in 1 project per time no overloading.
  • At least up to 10% of your time (once every 2 weeks) you will have a Club Day to engage with your team, learn and build cool stuff.
  • A great part of your job will be talking to business and solving real issues, not just coding.
  • Agile teams and environment.
  • An environment that supports continuous learning and taking chances.
  • Going to technical conferences Dataworks Summit, Strata, SparkAI, ScalaDays,
  • Support to speak at meetups/conferences and write technical articles.

Your profile:

  • Work and mindset at Bachelors or Masters level.
  • Curious and self-developing.
  • Minimum of two years of experience in a similar position.
  • Knowledge of Object-Oriented or Functional Programming: Java, Scala or Python.
  • You use TDD when developing.
  • You know what Continuous Delivery is and how to use it.
  • You have knowledge and experience with building and implementing APIs on a large scale.
  • You have SQL knowledge.
  • You know what clean code is and that you write code for other people.
  • You have hands-on experience with technologies such as: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, HBase, Hive, Elastic, etc.

LINKIT; Top Employee & more than 21 years great at what we do!

LINKIT is an open and informal organization where we strive to achieve our goals and ambitions. People are motivating and helping each other, successes are being celebrated, and meanwhile there is always time for a game of table tennis, table soccer, FIFA, and, of course, the Friday afternoon drink. Thanks to all of this, LINKIT was voted the winner of the Top Employer award!


At LINKIT all consultants are part of an expertise team (we name them: squads). As member of the Engineering squad you will be able to share knowledge with other squad members during our club days (biweekly during office hours!), visit events, attend trainings, and join our social events!

Our squad structure enables our employees in their personal development, by facilitating a squad specific knowledge matrix, a personal development path, transfer of knowledge, and, of course, dedicated time!

Our offer:

What we offer can best be described using our core values:

  • Trust: At LINKIT you will have up to 10% of your time to spend freely on personal development and sharing knowledge.
  • Knowledge: At LINKIT you will have an unlimited training budget and the possibility to visit (international) knowledge events.
  • Collaboration: At LINKIT you will have the chance to work together with colleagues who excel (within their area of expertise).
  • Drive: At LINKIT you will be able to be an expert within your area of expertise by learning and sharing with the community (for more information: itnext.io).
  • Reliability: On a daily basis the biggest companies and governments in the Netherlands rely on our knowledge and expertise. We do what we say.

And, of course, you will have:

  • A great salary;
  • A lease car / public transport business card
  • iPhone;
  • Laptop;
  • A great working environment. LINKIT is a horizontal organization with a nice atmosphere: you will be able to have a beer with the CEO on our weekly Friday afternoon drink.