ICT, Data & Change

Tibco Data Engineer

This is your chance as a DevOps engineer, specialized as a data engineer to deliver data to business users of one of the world’s largest pension investors. As a giant in the asset management industry, we offer a unique challenge of contributing to a profound upgrade of our data systems, with migration into the cloud as one of our main strategic goals. Come and join in making our data delivery ready for tomorrow, and with that, impacting the lives of millions.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
36-40 hours
Years of experience
5 - 10
Higher professional education / Academic higher education
Salary indication
€ 5000 – 7000
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This is going to be your job

You will be part of our TIBCO Data Virtualization DevOps team, which is based at our office in Heerlen, and which consists of +/- 14 DevOps Engineers with a variety of expertise.

 The team is responsible for implementing all changes, maintenance and support for our systems and views. The team is therefore self-organized and works according to the SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) ® Agile and DevOps methodology.

We integrate data from a fast number of internal and external data sources and therefore play a crucial role in the investment decisions for millions of people. Hence, data quality plays a vital role in our development process.

Our data is used throughout the asset management organization, quality is therefore crucial during the development phase. That is why our team needs you, as developer and team player, innovator to tackle the challenges of tomorrow. 

APG’s data landscape is a complex system which holds an enormous amount of data. Our purpose is to make it more smooth, simple, and ready for business usage. This is where you come in. We are currently in an interesting phase where we are at the beginning of our Cloud transition. Next to that the current service to our business stakeholders also needs to be supported and further developed. So, you will both contribute to building and exhilarating the new system as well as help keeping our current one up and running.

One of your main responsibilities will be the development of business views: data that can be used by the business to provide them the insights and information they need, with best performance. You have the opportunity and freedom to innovate, automate processes, e.g., for CI/CD and Test automation. Next to the technical challenges to achieve this, a key factor in your work is communication with the operational business stakeholders to keep them informed and analyse and implement their needs. 

This is what you will be doing:

  • Create software to deliver business data views
  • Participate in Cloud transition
  • Innovate by automate processes
  • Alignment with stakeholders
  • Report findings

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. We are looking for a pragmatic & pro-active team player with a positive attitude who has a keen interest in learning new things and does not think in silos. 

  • HBO/WO educational level
  • Experience with (TIBCO) data virtualization
  • Strong SQL programming and optimization knowledge
  • Experience with business- and data modelling techniques
  • Solid foundation with view testing
  • 2-5 years of experience with RDBMS systems (preferable SQL server)

The following could be considered as a plus

  • Experience with other programming languages (e.g., Java, Python, PowerShell)
  • Knowledge of API’s
  • Experience with different file formats (e.g., XML, Json).
  • Ability to contribute to deal with architectural and design challenges
  • Experience with automation (Test automation, CI/CD)
  • Having a clear interest in financial markets and data management processes
  • Knowledge of ETL-development (Extract, Transform, Load)
  • Experience with Cloud architecture and tools (like Azure) is a plus
  • Experience (within Asset Management) is a plus, however, if you meet the basic requirements, have a proactive mindset and are eager to learn, there can be a good match too.

This is where you'll work

We offer you a salary of € 5.000 - € 7.000 based on a 40 hours working week and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

  • a guaranteed end-of-year allowance of 8,33% (based on your calculated worked hours);
  • ample attention to your vitality and personal development;
  • working from home for 2 to 3 days, and also working from one of our beautiful offices;
  • and of course a well-organized pension.
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.

APG is committed to serving 4.7 million people in the Netherlands. That explains the importance we attach to reflecting Dutch society. To that end, APG strives for an inclusive work environment in which everyone can be themselves and their unique qualities are embraced.
Choosing APG means choosing a job in which you contribute to a bright future. Don’t delay, apply today!

More information

More information? Please contact the recruiter Mohamed Chaaibi or People Manager Armand Bosch, who can tell you more about the specific position.

Do you see a future with APG? Apply with a English cv and cover letter and show us what motivates you. A Pre Employment Screening is part of the procedure.

This vacancy was published internally and externally at the same time. In case of equal fitness for the position, internal candidates have priority in the selection procedure. We thank you for your understanding.

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Fleur Weekers

Corporate recruiter