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Data Platform Engineer

Kafka Platform Engineer

Orange Quarter is currently working with a household name here in the Netherlands, a company that has become a forerunning in the retail industry owing to its innovative and collaborative way of dealing with rapid growth. Establish in the late 1990s in a dorm room (as all the best companies are), their focus on customer-centric entrepreneurship has helped strengthen their position as they continue to dominate the Dutch market, grow into the German white-goods market, and even launch their own renewable energy solutions.


OQ-industries Retail

What to expect:

If successful, you will be building, designing, and operationalizing Kafka data processing platforms to strengthen all aspects of the customer experience. Focussing on scalability, you’ll have a lot of space to implement your vision as a Data Guru, working on system tuning, load balancers, operational systems, configuration management, Infra as Code, and process automation. In addition to this, you will need to be a great communicator, as in this role you will need to speak to stakeholders to identify new work opportunities.


  • Epic work environment with pubquizzes and digital parties
  • Hybrid working between home and office, with a free home office set up
  • Travel allowance, retirement plan, and discount on all company products


  • Accomplished in Kafka
  • Experience with Cloud Architecture on AWS/GCP
  • Understanding of Configuration Management, such Puppet, Terraform, or relevant equivalent
  • Exposure with Continuous Integration, Logging, and Monitoring

Sounds good?

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For more information, connect with our specialised team member on LinkedIn Hana Emily Regan