ICT, Data & Change

Engineer Data Support

Are you a highly-motivated DevOps Engineer with relevant experience in maintaining systems from a functional point of view and eager to participate in the area of Asset Management? Is your challenge more on the 'Ops' than on the 'Dev' side of DevOps and do you like to work on massive digitalization of one of the biggest Asset Manager in Europe? Then we like to know you better, so read this vacancy. 

The Netherlands / Heerlen
40-40 hours
Years of experience
5 - 10
Academic higher education
Salary indication
€ 4390 – 6270

This is going to be your job

The team Data Support is at the heart of the Valuestream Service Assets and responsible for a number of applications, a.o. the data warehouse, the core master data management solution and a number of self-service tools. Data from our systems is used throughout the Asset Management organization. Quality is therefore key. You will get involved within several facets of the domain. Your main focus will be the maintenance of our systems in the broadest sense.
What you will do

You are motivated to have a perfect ‘run’ and also want to be a sparring partner for the team, Product Owner and stakeholders outside the team in terms of complex operational solutions and the longer term vision on that. You have very good problem solving and communication skills.

Your main tasks are:

  • Supporting and monitoring a highly complex environment
  • Incident management, technical and functional, including stand by
  • Life Cycle Management of our own applications
  • Supporting the business users in their daily operations
  • Creating features for our clients

This is what you offer

As a DevOps Engineer, you are a specialist in finding solutions. You think in terms of opportunities, and are service minded. Taking ownership and accepting responsibility comes naturally to you; you have a pragmatic attitude and are motivated to deliver quality. You have a willingness to develop or enhance your t-shaped skills.


  • You have experience with implementing Cloud solutions (AWS & Azure).
  • You have experience in maintenance of both Windows- and Linux based servers.
  • You have an education in Computer Science, Software Engineering or other relevant area.
  • You have a proven ability to maintain systems from a functional perspective.
  • You have the ability to define a functional monitoring solution, and turn this in an agile way into a working solution.
  • You have experience with SAS, a basic knowledge of SQL, Oracle databases and a good knowledge of complex batch scheduling (Control-M, jobs and flows).
  • Experience with programming languages (e.g. SQL, Python) is a plus, as well as scripting ability (e.g. Powershell).
  • You have a strong ability to maintain a good working relation with internal and external technical and functional stakeholders.
  • You should have highly developed communication skills and can easily communicate in English (both verbal and in writing).
  • You have experience with the Agile way of working.
  • You have knowledge & experience of Asset Management.

This is where you'll work

We offer a salary € 4.390 - € 6.270 (40 hours a week) and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

For pension provider APG, pensions are about people, life and how we live together. Through careful asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG wants to help build a decent future in which we share our well-being and prosperity honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.

More information

More information? Please contact recruiter Mohamed Chaaibi via mohamed.chaaibi@apg-am.nl or People Manager Ted van den Heuvel via ted.vanden.heuvel@apg-am.nl or Arthur Sassen via arthur.sassen@apg-am.n lor Bas van der Sommen via bas.vander.sommen@apg-am.nl who can tell you more about the specific position.
Do you see a future with APG? Apply with a cv and cover letter and show us what motivates you, how you match the job criteria and why you want to start your career at APG.

I am happy to help you

Mohamed Chaaibi

Corporate recruiter