Over the past years DPG Media has rolled out a number of in-house developed innovative Machine Learning applications. The team responsible for personalised video recommendations in products like VTM GO, Streamz, HLN.be and AD.nl is now actively recruiting an additional Data Engineer to join them as soon as possible.
Data Engineer - Responsibilities
Maintain and extend our Video Recommendation back-end
Actively participate in brainstorms to improve both our back-end and our algorithms
Design, develop, run and evaluate online AB-tests
Understanding of the data chain on both a functional and technical level. You know which behavioral data is captured in the applications, how it flows through our back-end and how it is being used in our algorithms.
Support operational excellence through practices like code review and pair programming
The entire team is responsible for the operations of our services. This includes actively monitoring different applications and their infrastructure as well as intervening to solve operational problems whenever they arise.
Keep up with developments in the wide field of data engineering and machine learning
Degree in informatics, computer science or closely related field, or equivalent experience
You are ambitious, assertive and communicative. You will operate in a team of highly skilled and motivated people who value each other's opinions and perspectives
You are passionate about what you do and the products you support
Experience in Python and key libraries such as pandas, SciPy, NumPy…
Experience with a JVM based language (Scala...)
Experience with Docker / Kubernetes is a plus
Experience / Certification on Amazon Web Services is a plus
Some pre-existing knowledge or experience in the field of Machine Learning is a plus
One to three years of industry experience is preferred
About the job
You will work on some of the most innovative ML applications in the region and industry, alongside a team of other Data and Machine Learning Engineers. We are based in the video headquarters in Vilvoorde and work in an agile way. DPG Media offers a competitive salary package including benefits and a company car or mobility budget. We offer flexible remote work regimes but attendance in Vilvoorde is mandatory for certain weekly team meetings such as retro and backlog refines.