(Senior) Data Engineer



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The NRail GmbH is a tech start-up based in Hamburg and being part of the Paribus Group (investment volume of 2.7 billion euros) it has a strong partner at its side. With innovative approaches, NRail's solutions offer railroad companies an intuitive and informative gateway into digitalization and the world of IoT.

Together with the Managing Director and Head of IT, we are looking for you!

As (Senior) Data Engineer (m/f/d) in Hamburg, you are responsible for developing complex data platforms for telematics and marketplace systems for one of the most innovative RailTech companies in Europe.


Your tasks

  • As a part of an agile startup culture, you are responsible for the entire data engineering lifecycle: starting from data acquisition based on IoT devices right up to the provision of data for data science products, e.g. kubernetes based data platforms in the area of predictive maintenance
  • You are responsible for monitoring and further developing all streaming services of NRail's entire product portfolio with Kafka Streams
  • As the link between data generation and processing, you will work closely with other data specialists (e.g. a data scientist) and handle the management of external tech service providers
  • By continuously evaluating and establishing the latest technologies and tools in the field of data engineering and IoT, you ensure an innovative tech stack that is always up to date


Your profile

  • You have experience and in-depth knowledge of data engineering and you are interested in topics like IoT or Big Data Analytics
  • Your experience in real-time data processing with stream processing tools such as Kafka Streams enables you to competently manage both the planning and operation of Big Data workloads
  • You are well-versed in object-oriented programming and have a solid knowledge of software engineering, including the development of API interfaces
  • You are fluent in English, beyond that good German skills are a plus
  • You are a communicative team player, who works solution- and team-oriented and is eager to work hands-on, take responsibility and develop yourself further


Your Benefits

  • Modern working environment with an open-minded culture towards development possibilities and individual training
  • Flat hierarchies in a dynamically growing start-up environment
  • Home office opportunities (up to 3 days/week)
  • Modern Tech Stack: Kubernetes, Kafka, Azure, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Terraform, MQTT etc.
  • HVV-Proficard and free fruits, water and coffee
  • Modern, centrally located office with a view of the Elbphilharmonie
  • A variety of team and sports events
Sounds interesting? Because of our exclusive cooperation with both the managing director and the IT manager, we guarantee you a fast and transparent application process. Your contact person is Gerrit Walter. We are looking forward to getting to know you!


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