Big Data Engineer


Anchormen is growing rapidly! Therefore, we are looking for additional experienced Big Data Engineers to serve our customer base at a desired level. This entails giving advise, building and maintaining Big Data platforms and employing data science solutions/models in enterprise environments.

We build and deliver data driven solutions that do not depend on one specific tool or technology. As independent consultant and engineer, your knowledge and experience will be a major contribution to our colleagues and customers. A diverse and challenging position, where technology is paramount. Are you joining our team?


  • You will be working on 1 to 3 different projects at any given time.
  • On average you will work 50% of the time at the Anchormen office and 50% at the client's location.
  • You work closely together with business to achieve data excellence.
  • You have a pro-active attitude towards the needs of the client.
  • You will be building test-driven software.
  • You gather data from external API’s and internal sources and add value to the data platform.
  • You work closely together with data scientists to bring machine learning algorithms into a production environment.

Your profile:

  • You work and think at a Bachelor’s or Master's level.
  • You have a minimum of two years experience in a similar position.
  • You have knowledge about OO and functional programming in languages such as: Java, Scala and Python (knowledge of several languages is a plus).
  • You have knowledge and experience with building and implementing API’s on a large scale.
  • You have thorough knowledge of SQL.
  • You believe in the principle of ”clean coding”; you don’t just write code for yourself or a computer, but for your colleagues as well.
  • You have hands-on experience with technologies such as: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, HBase, Hive, Elastic, etc.
  • You are familiar with the Agile Principles.
  • You are driven to keep self-developing and following the latest technologies.

About Anchormen:

We help our customers to use Big Data in a smart way, leading to new insights, knowledge and efficiency. We advise customers on how to set up their Big Data platform. Our consultants provide advice, implement the right products, and build complex algorithms to make the right analysis and predictions.

Why Anchormen?

At Anchormen there is an open working atmosphere. Everyone is open to initiatives. You can be proactive in this and get a lot of freedom to let your work be part of our success. We don’t believe in micro-management but do believe in giving our employees the freedom to function optimally. This means hard work, but of course combined with a lot of fun!

What do we offer?

  • Flexibility in working from home.
  • Competitive market salary.
  • Training and development budget for employees’ personal growth.
  • Being part of a fast-growing and innovative company.
  • Travel allowance .
  • Friendly and cooperative colleagues.
  • Daily office fruit and snacks.
  • All the coffee you can consume!

Get in touch!

If you are interested in one of our job openings, please get in touch and send your resume as well as a short cover letter to: We will contact you as soon as possible. In regards to our telephone conversation, we will invite you for a face-to-face interview. Do you have any other questions, please contact Eva van Voorbergen: 06-36 17 68 47

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