Data Operations Specialist

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  • Join our team as a Data Operations Specialist and be at the forefront of shaping innovative, eco-friendly data operations that power the sustainable energy revolution.

  • You will have the unique opportunity to work and succeed together with business and IT colleagues from different depatments and organizational units.

  • Our company values diversity and inclusion and strives to create a vibrant workplace in which everyone can grow and thrive personally and professionally.

Why choose for Eneco?

The world in which we live is constantly changing. As a driving force in the energy transition, Eneco is the first to deal with new sustainable energy sources and new ways of energy storage and management. At the same time, our customers are also changing rapidly. To excel in this dynamic environment, we need to transform ourselves. You are going to work at a company large enough to make a significant impact, within an innovative team that has the flexibility to rival a start-up. Our organization is open and brimming with energy. At Eneco, anyone with a sharp mind and a positive and active mindset can contribute to a more sustainable world.

 

Eneco is a vertically integrated energy company aiming to be carbon neutral in 2035. We invest heavily in renewable energy, heat, and flexible assets such as batteries and sell this energy to our customers. Eneco Energy Trade (EET) is at the heart of Eneco, managing all commodity positions of Eneco. The Data Operations Specialist will report to the Head of Data & AI in the Operations & IT department of EET. This role will be linked to the Operational Excellence program in the Business Change Management process at EET and work in close cooperation with Data Solution and other EET architects. Furthermore, the Data Operations Manager actively collaborates with EET business teams to gather the requirements for data validation, quality monitoring, alerting and reporting, and assist technical data stewards within EET IT teams in translating those requirements into data operations workflows using tooling available at central Eneco IT departments.

What you’ll do

Do you have extensive experience as a Data Operations Specialist and want to join a dynamic and innovative organization? You will play a pivotal role in ensuring the seamless flow, accuracy, and security of our organization's data assets and operations. Your primary responsibilities will include implementing and maintaining data quality standards, managing data integration processes, and enforcing data governance policies. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including data analysts and IT professionals, to understand data requirements and implement effective operational solutions. The role involves but is not limited to database management, monitoring data processes, and implementing automation to enhance operational efficiency.

 

As a key contributor to our data ecosystem, you will champion data quality initiatives, identify and resolve discrepancies, and develop strategies to improve overall data integrity. Your expertise will be crucial in establishing and enforcing data governance policies, safeguarding sensitive information, and ensuring compliance with industry standards. In addition, you will have the opportunity to shape the future of our data landscape by staying abreast of emerging technologies and implementing best practices. If you are a detail-oriented and innovative professional with a passion for data operations, we invite you to join our team and make a meaningful impact on our organization's data-driven success. Apply now to embark on a rewarding journey where your skills will be at the forefront of driving data excellence.

Is this about you?

  • Degree in a STEM related field (such as computer science, information technology, data engineering, etc.)
  • Minimum of three years of hands-on experience in a similar role in a similar business environment (preferably energy markets).
  • Extensive experience with Azure cloud solutions and services. Knowledge of AWS and GCP is a pre.
  • A good understanding of data warehousing (such as Snowflake), DBT, and ETL/ELT processes.
  • Familiarity with different data platforms and technologies such as relational/NoSQL databases, data storage solutions such as blob, and data streaming solutions such as Kafka, etc.
  • Experience with programming languages, data quality, and data operation monitoring tools.
  • Experience with data visualization and reporting tools such as Power BI, Grafana, etc.
  • Able to communicate empathetically with business and technical stakeholders.
  • Strong oral and written presentation skills in English. Communication skills in Dutch are a pre.
  • Possess a customer-friendly disposition and can get a solid understanding of business requirements via collaborative discussions with business teams.
  • A solution-driven analytical mindset combined with design thinking skills to conceive custom workflows meeting business requirements for validation/quality monitoring and alerting for data processes.
  • Possesses an enthusiastic and proactive personality and takes ownership and accountability of the undertaken work.
  • Keen interest in new and upcoming technologies, methodologies, and concepts linked to data operations and processes.

You’ll be responsible for

  • You have a customer-friendly disposition and can get a solid understanding of business requirements via collaborative discussions with business teams.
  • You can develop and manage the EET data quality program and associated governance strategy to improve the reliability of data processes and the quality of resulting data.
  • You can collaborate with EET IT teams (and their tech leads if applicable) to design data monitoring and validation pipelines to ensure robust process/quality checks and alerting for data related processes.
  • You are also involved in ensuring that the data monitoring and validation pipelines are set up following the data governance and security frameworks advocated by the Eneco central IT departments as per the federated governance pillar of the Data Mesh framework.
  • You engage with other architects at EET and Eneco to assist in creating a landscape that meets the current and future data quality, monitoring and alerting needs of EET.
  • You assist in increasing the data maturity of EET business and IT teams to make them aware of best practices in the areas of data operations, ownership, stewardship, and other aspects.

This is where you’ll work

Eneco Energy Trade (EET) is the international trading division of Eneco. It has a diverse team of about one hundred and thirty driven and highly educated employees who work on an optimal market vision that supports Eneco's sustainability goals. EET offers a dynamic and complex work environment that provides a lot of opportunities for taking personal initiatives and generating insight. We communicate fast and openly with each other in an informal, transparent, and collegial atmosphere.

 

Within EET, the business and IT organization collaborate closely to achieve our ambitious objectives. In a fast-changing energy landscape, you and your team shape contribute actively to the energy transition by pursuing challenging but attainable targets. We reward you for this with our good and modern employment conditions, which you can partly design yourself.

 

By joining EET, you automatically become part of the Eneco community. Working at Eneco means working at a sustainable company where we pursue a new world. A world that is smarter, better, cleaner, more fun, and more livable. We do this together with more than 3,000 colleagues, according to 'the new way of working', in a beautiful modern building: Eneco World. We work from the values of Customer First, Together, and Trust & Responsibility. Eneco World is easy to reach: a two-minute walk from Rotterdam Alexander metro and train station.

What we have to offer

Gross annual salary between €60.000 and €80.000

Including 8% holiday allowance, a good pension and parental leave.

FlexBudget on top of your gross salary

Have it paid out, use it to buy extra holiday days or save it up for something nice - it's up to you.

Personal and professional growth

Eneco is fully committed to help you in your personal and professional development.

Hybrid working, at home or in the office

You work 40% at the office and 40% at home. The other day you decide what works best for you.
Werken bij Eneco is voor iedereen

Work that works for you and the climate

If you decide on a career at Eneco, you are choosing ambition, growth and opportunities. You will have all the space you want to improve yourself and do your job the way that suits you best, which includes having a good work-life balance. You can work to a flexible schedule and work partly from home if your role allows it.
That is how you can work on your own future and on the future of the world. After all, you and your 4,000 colleagues are committed to our mission: climate neutrality by 2035. We assist customers to accelerate their sustainability efforts, devise innovative solutions and seize opportunities with both hands. Are you ready?

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Are you interested in knowing more about this great opportunity at Eneco Energy Trade in which you can directly make a contribution to sustainable energy and make a difference?

 

For more information about how to apply, you can contact our recruiter at [email protected] or call him at +31 650 203 567.

 

If you think that you are a good fit, then don't wait and apply right now. You can do it quickly and easily through our recruitment system. Click the 'apply' button and send your CV and motivation letter. You will get a response as soon as possible. An online assessment and (pre) employment screening are part of the application procedure.

 

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Questions about the application procedure

Feel free to contact our recruiter:

Randolph MacKay

+31650203567

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