AWS Data Engineer

Would you like to work in the middle of The Netherlands with ambitious colleagues on the latest solutions in the field of big data applications in combination with artificial intelligence for the real estate sector, then we are looking for you!

In the heart of the city center of Nieuwegein is an organization that specializes in the development of data science applications that provide the real estate market with the best data and information products. It is a small, informal organization of +/- 18 people with the strong ambition to grow.  Where everyone goes to work with great passion and ambition every day.

We are currently looking for a data engineer to join and strengthen our data science team. We are looking for driven, multidisciplinary and bright people. People like you who get a kick out of technical challenges!

Who we are:

Brainbay is a young and innovative company that provides the real estate market with the best data and information products. The team has built up years of experience as the former Data & Research department of the NVM (Dutch Association of Real Estate Agents). In The Netherlands brainbay is leader in the field of real estate knowledge and data.


As AWS Data Engineer you are responsible for building and maintaining data pipelines from numerous relevant data sources to our AWS platform and across different services on AWS. One of the challenges will be to bring new data streams and ones that are currently imported into other environments to the AWS platform. You are familiar with (at least) the most common products offered by AWS (such as API Gateway, S3, EC2, ECS, SNS, SQS, Lambda, Batch, Step, VPC, RDS, Redshift, Athena, Glue, Auto Scaling, etc.) and you can design and create appropriate architectures with them. As the products offered within the AWS ecosystem are expanding rapidly you learn and adapt to these quickly. Together with the rest of the team you work in sprint cycles in order to deliver the desired tools and bring prototypes made by our data scientist to production on our AWS platform.


  • At least a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Engineering or related field
  • Fluency in Python, SQL and desirably also in other relevant programming languages (C#,C,Java)
  • At least 3 years of hands on experience with AWS technologies as a data engineer

We prefer applications from EU/EEA citizens, not in need of a working permit for The Netherlands.

What we offer:

  • Excellent salary with 13th month.
  • Very good secondary employment conditions
  • 37 vacation days
  • 8,25% holiday pay
  • Business laptop
  • Work in a central location in The Netherlands
  • Informal, small organization

You can send your application to For further information, please contact HR +31 (0)30 608 51 85.