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Senior Data Engineer @ ML6



Purpose of the position

As a Senior Data Engineer, you take up the tech lead role on a per-project basis, and coach your more junior colleagues in both the technical and client-facing aspects of a project. Together with the project team you make sure you deliver the project as agreed upon and make the expected impact. For example working with colleagues to leverage the latest multi-agent frameworks for product innovation, building data lakes on cloud platforms to improve storage or implementing sensors for quality control.

As a Senior Data Engineer, your role is pivotal in leading both the technical and client-facing aspects of projects, which typically span up to 6 months and involve teams of 3 to 6 individuals. Beyond project leadership, you'll contribute to advisory and internal projects, for example about continuous learning initiatives. 

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Be a true consultant and translate & design technical solutions and concepts based on client needs 
  • Conceptualize, design and implement data and cloud architecture
  • Build and deploy batch and streaming data pipelines
  • Build and deploy production ready applications on cloud
  • Standardise and improve the internal technical way of working & generate external content (blogposts, host meet ups…)
  • Be a coach for the junior data engineers and lead a tech team 
  • Leverage your expertise to help sales qualify and land exciting projects
  • Work with the following technologies: Multi cloud, Python, Kubernetes, Dataflow / Apache Beam, Terraform, Flask / Connexion, BigQuery, DBT, Kubeflow Pipelines, Elasticsearch & SQL


    Background and experience

    • 3+ years of experience leading data engineering projects, experience in consulting is a plus 
    • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or a related field
    • A coaching & knowledge sharing mindset 
    • Flexible, curious and willing to embrace change for the better
    • Experience with:
    • Cloud based solutions
    • Building data processing pipelines
    • BigQuery / Data warehousing
    • Containers (Docker, Kubernetes, …)
    • Pipeline orchestration (KFP, Airflow, …)
    • Infrastructure as Code (Terraform) 
    • Python, SQL
    • Git
    • Design patterns and data structures
    • Considered as a plus: Experience in one of the focus domains: GenAI NLP, Vision, Bio, Ops, Energy or Digital Twins. 


    Fast growing and international: ML6 is gearing up for their next growth milestone. Don’t expect a big corporate organisation with pre-defined jobroles and detailed & rigid plans for the coming years. Expect the unexpected. Growth, change and impact. Expect to work for the most innovative and biggest companies across countries. Expect exponential personal growth in your career. 

    Joining ML6, you will: 

    • Build hands-on experience deploying AI solutions across various industries
    • Get exposed to diverse cases and industries
    • Be part of a fast-paced growth environment with abundant career opportunities
    • Have  flexibility and room for innovation
    • Collaborate with smart and innovative individuals, fostering learning and growth
    • Have opportunities for career advancement including leading tech projects and teams, squad leadership, principal engineering roles, and involvement in spin-offs and innovations
    • Be part of a company that believes in driving positive change.

    Interested? Contact Flor Depuydt: or 0477 91 68 63.

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    Senior Data Engineer @ ML6

    ML6, an international fast-growing company with offices in Ghent (Belgium), Amsterdam (The Netherlands) and Berlin (Germany), is a pioneering force in the realm of artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions. With a commitment to innovation and excellence, ML6 specializes in delivering cuttingedge AI projects and advisory services, guiding organizations through their entire AI journey.

    Since its establishment in 2016, ML6 has rapidly evolved into a prominent figure in the artificial intelligence and machine learning landscape. ML6 boasts an impressive track record of achievements and exponential growth in recent years. With a growing team of 100 dedicated professionals, ML6 has expanded its reach to cater to clients across Europe and beyond, including the UK, Nordics, Spain, and the US.

    Notable milestones in ML6's journey include being named Scale-up of the Year by Datanews in 2023 (Belgium), forging partnerships with industry giants like Azure, Google Cloud, and AWS, and earning recognition as one of the fastest-growing European companies by the Financial Times. 

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