Data Engineer

Job description

The CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Community manages Covestro’s financial processes, legal services and IT solutions to the company as a whole. The Covestro Direct Store is provided as a digital sales channel through Asellion B.V. located in Amsterdam, a 100% subsidiary of Covestro

Imagine yourself coming to work at Asellion every day with a wide smile. Welcomed with a hug or a fist bump - whichever you prefer. You are joined by your new bubbly and international team. You are part of the platform scrum team, helping to build our product and unlocking the underlying data.

Imagine, as well, a warm welcome to our agile sprints and retrospectives.

Does this sound like you? Be sure to read on to learn more about the details of the job:


  • You will develop advanced data-driven solutions and will lead major analytics projects using advanced methodologies; you will enable the analytics function by ensuring the availability of relevant and high-quality data and an efficient analytics tool stack
  • You will create, maintain, monitor and debug ETL pipelines and design as well as maintain the data infrastructure in coordination with the technical architect
  • Maintaining a clear data sequence and monitoring and ensuring high data quality will continue to be part of your responsibilities
  • You will also create data solutions to transform data into actionable insights while integrating new data sources
  • You will be responsible for building fully transparent marketing funnels and reports, as well as statistical analysis to identify behavioral trends
  • Finally, your new challenge will include aligning with data infrastructure priorities and effectively building the data infrastructure for marketing and sales

Job requirements


  • You have a university degree in computer science or a comparable education
  • You have solid experience in similar functions
  • Furthermore, you have proven experience in agile projects and development approaches (SCRUM)
  • Knowledge of Python, R, SQL, or another scripting language is a requirement
  • In addition, you have experience with relational databases and with the development of dashboards, e.g. in Tableau
  • Fluency in English, written and spoken, rounds out your profile

We hear you ask; we hear you: What is in it for me?

Here is what we carefully prepared for you:

  • An unlimited vacation policy, for relaxation and traveling as long as your work is done
  • The team’s health insurance program at a discounted price
  • A solid pension scheme
  • A phone allowance
  • Commuting plan if you live further than 5 km from the office

But wait, there's more: most importantly, let us, your future colleagues, tell you what we like here:

  • Innovation: 'Being part of something like this sounds interesting. It is something completely new and being part of the creative process is something I was not part of before.'
  • Team spirit: 'You will get more than new colleagues. We work together, laugh together, play together.'
  • Freedom: 'No office hour obligations.'
  • Meaning: 'Doesn’t feel that we are only here to work. We work to improve the chemical industry. We are here to indirectly innovate and help the environment. Feels like everyone is involved. '
  • Learning and failing are allowed: 'We believe and support growth-mindset thinking and behavior, such as sharing information, collaborating, innovating, seeking feedback, or admitting errors. Also, we are aiming for diversity in the company.'
  • Passion: 'We are surrounded with like-minded people. Everything we do, every single day, every single action is to improve and guide our industry. '
  • Technology and solution that has an impact on people and expands throughout the world.

You have just imagined it all and now you are asking yourself: What happens next?

Get in touch with us, we can’t wait to meet you!