De Meern
40 hours per week
Permanent job

Data Engineering Traineeship

Do you want to become the Data Engineer who has the perfect knowledge for what the labor market needs?

Do you want to become the Data Engineer who has the perfect knowledge for what the labor market needs? And do you want to gain experience working with Python, Java, Scala, APIs, Hadoop, Spark and more? Then our Data Engineering traineeship at LINKIT is perfect for you!

Imagine that in 1 year you can grow from a recently graduated, ambitious starter, to a Young Professional with experience as a Data Engineer both within a team and on customer projects? This is what you can achieve in our Data Engineering traineeship!

 With our Data Engineering traineeship we offer you the best of both worlds: On one side: an extensive and intensive training program, in which you learn everything about working as a Data Engineer. On the other side, we offer you a challenging starter role as a Data Engineer in an enthusiastic team with experienced Data Engineers. You will find yourself in a professional, accessible and innovative environment in which you can strongly develop your technical and soft skills in a short time. As a knowledge-driven organization, our mission is to offer 'unlimited possibilities' to evolve, excel and inspire. We aim to make it possible to get the best out of yourself and to create a strong foundation for the start of your career.  

 Learning by doing!

In your role as a Data Engineer you work (often in a team) on building systems that collect, manage, and convert raw data into usable information for data scientists and business analysts to interprett, so that our clients can make effective use of it. You are also involved in advising on, and building and maintaining Big Data platforms. During this traineeship you will gain on-the-job experience with clients such as ASML and KLM, developing yourself further by working on interesting projects.

 What you will learn:

  • Working with Python or/& Java/Scala
  • Building and using APIs
  • Testing
  • Many technologies and tools: Hadoop, Elastic, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Kafka, Spark, Flink, Kubernetes, Docker, Airflow …
  • Use of different data stores: SQL, NoSQL, Key-value, Document, Object Storage, Timeseries…
  • Integration, delivery, and deployment
  • Cloud-Native Solution for Data Engineering like: Databricks, Azure (Data Factory, Synapse, ADX EventHub, Functions) and GCP (BigQuery, Dataproc, Dataflow, PubSub)
  • As a plus of Data Engineering, basic concepts of MLOps will be covered in this bootcamp.
  • But also soft skills, where you learn how to best approach a conversation with a customer and how to get the right information from the business users to deliver the right solutions.

Who are you?

  • You have a bachelor's or master's degree (preferably in an IT related study or one where you have already worked with data)
  • You have taken your first steps in programming
  • You're excited about data
  • Ambition, drive and curiosity to develop your technical skills and knowledge

What else can you count on? We offer:

  • An unforgettable Traineeship Kick-off at our office in de Meern (Utrecht);
  • An intensive 7-week bootcamp followed by a year of working at LINKIT for one of our clients;
  • Start date is on September 4, 2023
  • The 7-week bootcamp is on site at our office, after the bootcamp you work hybrid
  • A very educational time! It doesn't stop at this bootcamp. After the bootcamp the focus remains on deploying and expanding your personal and technical knowledge;
  • A good salary during the traineeship and job guarantee after the traineeship;
  • Daily lunch at the office;
  • A pleasant team with big ambitions;
  • An accessible atmosphere with many (team) events!

And what makes the traineeship interesting?

  • LINKIT offers the opportunity to participate in a traineeship in an exclusive group to broaden your knowledge, experience and network;
  • A small group; personalised approach and coaching;
  • You will be trained by highly experienced Data Engineers who have a lot of knowledge;
  • Practical hands-on approach;
  • Interactive knowledge sharing;
  • Well-known customers who are large in the Dutch (and international) market.

Why apply for our Data Engineering traineeship?

We hear all about data, machine learning, real-time AI and how everything is changing in the IT landscape. Data Engineers play a crucial role in this, but not all training courses meet the wishes of the market. LINKIT is a knowledge-driven IT partner with 25 years of experience in providing innovative IT solutions for top 500 organizations such as ASML and KLM. And our customers are eager to hire Data Engineers.

To meet the growing and changing demand in the market and to help professionals start a career as a Data Engineer, we have put together a traineeship program that is in line with the latest technologies and insights.

LINKIT – A great place to work

LINKIT is an open and informal organization where we strive to realize our goals and ambitions. People are motivated and help each other. Successes are celebrated. For example, we have our own 'wellbeing' platform on which everyone shares their passions and hobbies. On this platform we host various events including;

  • Food & lifestyle;
  • Sports & fitness;
  • Mindset & spiritual;
  • Social & culture;
  • Team building;
  • Music & dance. 

From cooking and yoga workshops to mountain biking or kickboxing clinics, cycling and motorcycle tours, padel matches, football tournaments, ski trips, retro game evenings. Whatever your background or interest, we welcome everyone. Our organization is rich in culture; We have a total of 20 different nationalities working with us.

LINKIT is a solution provider and thanks to 25 years of experience a knowledge-driven strategic IT Partner. Our IT Squads in the field of AI & Data Engineering, Cloud & IoT, Full stack Web development, UX/UI, Low-code and Quality Assurance build in-house solutions and provide consultants and teams for top 500 companies such as KLM, ING, ASML and governments. This gives us a wide variety of clients and projects and broad expertise. In short, an accessible and vibrant environment with great opportunities to (continue to) develop yourself.


Apply now; develop, excel and inspire at LINKIT and grow into the ultimate Explorer!

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