BI Engineer job

Job Description

BI Engineer

Flow Traders is looking for a BI Engineer to join our Business Intelligence team in Amsterdam.

What you will do
You will be working within the Amsterdam-based Business Intelligence team that is responsible for data extraction, data curating, data normalization and reporting. This role combines elements of operational maintenance as well as new developments on a project basis.

You will be working directly with Data Analysts, Architects and Database Admins to optimize the data structures and data models used within the main Flow Traders departments. You will be part of a small team, which means you should expect a steep learning curve; you will have to pick up the structures in place and will possess strong communication skills to share your knowledge and quickly engage in ongoing projects and team discussions.

Furthermore, we value an entrepreneurial mindset and natural curiosity. Delivering high-quality results and enhancing the existing report landscape will be the key metrics for your success. Located within a company that thrives in a world of data, there will be no shortage of new projects, and the challenge to extract, transform, normalize and model data using creative solutions and methods is always on.

A few technologies we use 

  • SQL Server
  • Git
  • Python
  • MariaDB
  • PowerBI 

What you need to succeed

  • University degree in Computer Science or similar;
  • 5+ years’ experience in a Data Analytics or data-handling role with a technical focus;
  • Hands-on experience working with Financial Market reference data in a database environment (experience in Trading or Clearing organizations is a big plus);
  • Extensive experience with SQL is required; this is the core of this role;
  • Extensive experience with Python or other scripting language(s) is required;
  • Proven experience with establishing OLAP framework to track KPI ( SQL Server preferred);
  • Proven experience with data modeling, data curating and data normalization;
  • The ability to multi-task in a structured manner;
  • The ability to absorb large quantities of information and handle a steep learning curve;
  • An entrepreneurial mindset, capable of dealing with incomplete requirements and able to perform well in a fast-paced environment;
  • Experience working in a project team structure is an advantage;
  • Experience with / interest in reporting design tools is an advantage.

What we offer

Flow Traders offers you an exciting job and lots of opportunities within the most dynamic of environments. We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with the best working environment, the latest technology, continuous support, and we go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started. We offer a competitive salary and reserve a percentage of our business results for our bonus pool.

We offer fantastic perks, such as:

  • Competitive salary and annual discretionary bonus;
  • Flow Academy for continuous learning;
  • Opportunities to attend domain-related conferences;
  • We have our own in-house bar and gym, and a company boat;
  • Free lunch, snacks and amazing coffee;
  • Table tennis, pool table, arcade and console games;
  • A yearly company trip and Christmas party that exceed expectations;
  • Fun team outings during the year;
  • Nutritionist support, personal trainer, health checks;
  • Weekly chair massage;
  • And many more.