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Senior Data Engineer



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Join EcoVadis and propel your career while driving global sustainability in business


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Barcelona, Spain

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Organisation summary - EcoVadis is at the forefront of corporate sustainability, offering comprehensive ratings and insights that empower businesses to adopt environmentally and socially responsible practices. With a dynamic international team and state-of-the-art technology, EcoVadis is dedicated to making a sustainable world a reality. Join us for a chance to make an impact, collaborate with exceptional individuals, and feel valued in a company that prioritizes your growth and development. Discover more about our vibrant culture at EcoVadis careers page.

  • Role Summary
    • Lead the development and management of the data platform components.
    • Coordinate data project workflows and guide data engineers.
    • Design data models and architectures to ensure efficiency and quality.
    • Build and maintain data processing pipelines and manage data access.
    • Integrate various data sources and collaborate with cross-functional teams to launch new services.
    • Enhance operational practices and contribute to continuous improvement.
  • Role Requirements
    • Proficiency in Databricks, Python/PySpark, and Delta Lakehouse.
    • Project management experience and strong knowledge of data architecture and modeling.
    • Expertise in SQL, ETL/ELT, and DataMart structures.
    • Familiarity with Azure's suite of data services, particularly Azure Data Lake Storage and Azure Data Factory.
    • Experience with Azure DevOps / Git.
    • Azure Data Engineer certification or Databricks certification is a plus.
    • Excellent command of English.
  • Application Process Details
    • Submit your CV in English, with a guarantee of a response to every application.
    • Don't hesitate to apply even if you don't meet all criteria; we value diverse skills and backgrounds.
    • If necessary, the hiring process can be adjusted to accommodate your needs.

Company Description

Work smart, have fun and make an impact!

Our purpose is to guide all companies toward a sustainable world. EcoVadis is the leading provider of business sustainability ratings. Our solutions are backed by an international team of experts and powerful technology. We analyze data and build sustainability scorecards that give companies actionable insights into their environmental, social and ethical risks.

Why apply to EcoVadis? Be a part of the global sustainability change in business. Grow your career. Work with extraordinary people. Feel valued for your contribution.

Learn more about our team and culture on EcoVadis careers page. If you have questions about the company or open roles you can chat with an insider.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join our growing data platform team. We need a skilled engineer who will help us develop and maintain data architectures and processing solutions that power our data scientists, BI analytics and many other internal data consumers. One major role of the team is to prepare and maintain self-serve data infrastructure, and ensure data availability, security and scalability. Another one is to build and maintain pipelines for integrating internal and third-party data while ensuring high data integrity and quality. The engineer will work in a dynamic, fast-changing environment with plenty of interaction with other teams. 


  • Design, build, maintain and manage the data platform components.

  • Manage data related projects, coordinate work of involved data engineers.

  • Lead data modelling and data architecture activities.

  • Create, maintain and monitor pipelines for regular data processing while ensuring data reliability, quality and efficiency.

  • Maintain the data serving layer, manage permissions and automate processes around the data catalog.

  • Develop integrations with internal and external data sources.

  • Cross-functional cooperation with data scientists, data engineers, devops, architects, developers, QA and other parties. Collaborate to bring new features and services into production.

  • Develop and improve operational practices and procedures.


  • Experience in Databricks - creating notebooks, developing integration code in Python/PySpark, working with delta tables (Delta Lakehouse),

  • Experience in managing projects, data related initiatives, designing data architecture and data modelling.

  • Expertise with SQL, database design/structures, ETL/ELT design patterns, and DataMart structures (star, snowflake schemas, etc.)

  • Experience in Azure storage solution, particularly Azure Data Lake Storage and working with Parquet files and partitions

  • Experience in Azure Data Factory (ADF) - creating pipelines and activities in ADF for full and incremental data loads into Azure Data Lake Store

  • Experience with Azure DevOps / Git

  • Azure Data Engineer certification (DP-203) or Databricks Data Engineer Associate / Professional  would be a plus

  • Proficiency in English

Additional Information

Beginning: ASAP

Location: Barcelona

Our growing team in Spain is full of talented professionals from various fields who all share a desire to make sustainability real. We offer competitive salaries and support personal growth from day one.

This includes extensive onboarding, teammates' support and a brand new e-learning platform bursting with courses and modules. So you can learn new skills and fine-tune old ones!

In return for your expertise and energy, we offer:

Working organization benefits:

  • Casual and very friendly work environment
  • Hybrid work organization (from the office or from home)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Home office allowance program
  • IT equipment allowance
  • Working from anywhere policy
  • Opportunity to work in a truly international atmosphere

Compensation benefits:

  • Base salary + variable compensation plan
  • GRSP and TFSA matching program available
  • Meals and Transportation Vouchers (Cobee card)

Wellness and Healthcare benefits:

  • Health, Wellness, and Dental Benefits


  • Employee referral bonus policy
  • Paid employee volunteer day
  • Paid moving day ( 1/year)
  • Access to online learning library
  • Virtual and in-person team building events
  • Co working space with various services + opportunity to work in different locations (Europe and International)

Our hiring team looks forward to reviewing your CV, in English, with a guaranteed response to every application. A new job with purpose awaits you!

Don’t fit all the criteria but still think you’d be a good candidate?

Please apply anyway to give our hiring team the opportunity to assess your skills and to learn more about what you could bring to EcoVadis. We’re interested in hiring capable people, regardless of professional and educational background.

Can the hiring process be adjusted to suit my needs? Yes.

We want everyone going through the hiring process with EcoVadis to feel confident that you are able to demonstrate your full potential. We welcome applications from disabled people, people with long-term health conditions, and neurodiverse candidates. If you need any adjustments, including the provision of interview questions, please let the hiring team know.

Our team’s strength comes from everyone’s uniqueness and is founded upon mutual respect.

EcoVadis commits to equity, inclusion and reducing bias in our hiring processes. EcoVadis does not accept any form of discrimination based on color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, citizenship, religion, beliefs, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, disability, parental status, or any other protected characteristic that makes you unique. In your application, we encourage you to remove personal information such as: photographs, marital status, number of children, religion, gender, residential postal code, university graduation date, past medical or parental leave(s) taken, nationality (instead, please state if you are legally eligible to work in the job region/country), university name (instead, please state any degrees obtained and the study major)


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