Lead Data Engineer - Germany

Pelico is hiring!



Are you ready to be part of a groundbreaking company at the forefront of Industry 4.0? Pelico is on a mission to drive the transition of factories towards greater resilience, agility, and resource efficiency through data-driven collaboration.

Pelico, headquartered in Paris, France, emerged in 2019 as a result of merging the finest talents from the realms of Tech, Data Science, and Manufacturing. With operations expanding swiftly in France, Germany, and the United States, we are a dynamic force transforming the factory supply chain landscape. Our growth trajectory is fueled by unwavering support from Tier 1 VCs like 83North and reknowned investors, including CEOs from renowned companies like Datadog and Mirakl.

Pelico's operations management platform ****gives factory teams the agility and resilience to quickly respond to any supply chain disruptions, and act fast to mitigate their impact. With the platform, factory teams align on a single source of truth to anticipate bottlenecks, prioritize corrective actions, speed up cross-functional collaboration, and simulate alternative production and repair scenarios.

Job Description

Job Description

As a Lead Data Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing and developing our team dedicated to data integration of our clients for DACH region.

You will be responsible for leading but also contributing in the structure of data integration activities of our clients, by defining data pipelines architectures, automatisation process and make our Software & Data Engineering team grow.

What you’ll do & learn 📖

  • Plan, coordinate, and manage software and data integration projects, ensuring adherence to timelines and budgets agreed with the clients

  • Work closely with other departments to understand business needs and translate them into technical solutions.

  • Oversee the development, maintenance, and updating of practice, ensuring compliance with quality and security standards.

  • Establish rigorous testing processes to ensure application stability.

  • Supervise data collection, storage, quality, and security.

  • Collaborate with the Customer Operations team to extract valuable insights from data.

  • Efficiency through Standardization: Standardize processes across the organization. Reduces the risk of errors, improves consistency, and streamlines operations.

  • Optimization: Regularly assess processes, gather feedback from team members, and implement improvements to respond to changing needs.

  • Data-Driven Decision-Making: Utilize data and analytics to provide objective guidance to obtain the most significant impact

  • Alignment with customers to embrace a perfect data integration: Tailor your interactions and services to each customer's preferences and needs using data and insights to personalized experiences.

  • Embrace multiple channels to communicate with customers effectively.

  • Implement systems and processes to proactively identify and resolve issues before they impact the data integration experience.

  • Stay updated with relevant technological trends and advancements for the team.

  • Design, develop, maintain and evolve the data stack to answer both business and product needs (especially back end features within the platform)

  • Build data pipelines and configure the platform (incl. algorithms) to on-board new customers

Preferred Experience

Pelico promotes inclusion and non-discrimination, and acts daily in favour of social mix, gender equality, senior citizens & disability

What you embody 🎯

  • At least 7 years of Data engineering experience, ideally in a SAAS environment

  • You are mastering on Python Javascript, C++, Kotlin, You-name-it… but note that we hire based on engineering fundamentals rather than familiarity with specific technologies

  • Experience in building data-rich products or complex data pipelines (professional or personal projects) or working with data (data transformation & event driven pipeline)

  • SQL expert

  • Bilingual German & English mandatory (verbal & written), other language is a plus

  • Proactive, Autonomous, results oriented and you excel in stimulating environments

  • Willingness to create impact for customers and see the product in the hand of happy users

  • Team player and comfortable working with others

  • Comfortable in client facing if needed

Technical Stack 💻

Services :

  • GraphQL

  • PostgreSQL

  • Redis

  • RabbitMQ

  • ElasticSearch

  • InfluxDB

Processes Management :

  • Airflow (ETLs, managment batchs)

  • Gitlab CI / CD

Security :

  • Yubikeys

  • Keeper passwords

  • Gsuite SSO

What we offer💡

Join an exciting adventure with a lot of challenges at all levels!

  • Work on a highly impactful product that users love!

  • Office location in Frankfurt - Germany

  • Stock Options

  • 25 annual paid leaves + 10 additional leaves

  • Remote flexibility

  • Healthcare insurance rate will be paid from Pelico based on German Law

  • Team events every quarter

Recruitment Process

  1. HR Introduction of 45 mins by GG Meet

  2. Tech Interview

  3. Case Study in 2 steps

  4. Debrief

  5. Ref check & offer letter to join Pelico within 48 hours

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 04 December 2023
  • Location: Frankfurt Am Main
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Possible partial remote