Wij bieden jou

Iedere dag vijf miljoen gevulde bordjes; dat is de impact van Albert Heijn op Nederland.
Je zorgt ervoor dat wij als retailer vooroplopen in vernieuwing en dat Nederland iedere dag lekker en gezond kan eten.
Werken bij Albert Heijn betekent onze klanten iedere dag te voorzien van de beste en gezondste producten. Hiermee bieden we alle ingrediënten voor een beter leven voor iedereen.
Bij de marktleider in de Nederlandse retail heb je toegang tot best in class en inspirerende opleidingen en begeleiding, waarbij jij regie houdt over jouw eigen ontwikkeling en loopbaan.
Bij Albert Heijn ben je onderdeel van een groeiende, dynamisch en succesvolle organisatie. Als marktleider in Nederland lopen we, samen met jou, voorop in vernieuwing.
Een open cultuur waar je samenwerkt met collega’s die verstand van zaken hebben en net als jij graag dat extra stapje zet.

Wat ga je doen?

Dit ga je bij ons doen

As a Senior Data Engineer at Albert Heijn, you are part of the ambitious Data Science team within our Strategy & Analytics department where we work close together with Digital, Commerce and Operations but also outside our department with Store, Commerce, eCommerce and Supply Chain. You will play a crucial role in the strategy and impact with our data.

Next to that, you will make sure we have seamless pipelines and dataflow in our biggest projects on high impact use cases such as dynamic markdown, promo forecasting and recommendations both for the offline and online world of Albert Heijn. Together with the team of data scientists, business stakeholders and IT you improve numerous processes and the experience of millions of customers every single day.

Within our team of +/- 25 data scientist and data engineers, we are thrilled to work with the rich amount of any Albert Heijn data you can think of. Our data scientists and engineers have different background and nationalities, which we think is important. We are passioned, enthusiastic and don’t mind to make our hands dirty, but most importantly: we will never stop evolving and learning.

As a Senior Data Engineer at Albert Heijn you will:

  • Have a leading role in setting up the infrastructure for algorithms and applications in our use-cases, but also the over-arching way of working
  • Put algorithms in production using state-of-the-art techniques
  • Use your experience and knowledge to mature our Data Engineering team and perfectionize our agile way of working
  • Coach and mentor your colleagues
  • Help shape thought leadership throughout Albert Heijn on AI/ML opportunities
  • Appreciate testing, smooth pipelines and crystal clear Python code

Jouw nieuwe werkplek

As Senior Data Engineer you work at Albert Heijn, part of Ahold Delhaize. Albert Heijn is the number one food retailer in the Netherlands. We’ve been inspiring customers and building trust for more than 130 years. We like to say, “we’re always there for you.” And with more than 1000 stores in the Netherlands and Belgium and 24/7 shopping on ah.nl, it’s truer than ever! But now we want to take our business to the next level. By making better food accessible to everyone – and making shopping fit the way people live today. 

By joining our team, you will be part of AH Technology, where you can make your mark on the daily lives of millions of people. AH Technology is a community for our Data, Digital and Tech departments. At AH Technology, our smart professionals are creating digital solutions that make (online) shopping simpler and more inspiring. Constantly rethinking the way people shop, pay and even enjoy food. That’s why we’re investing heavily in data, tech and digital. To further transform Albert Heijn into a leading food tech company.

Are you wondering whom to co-work with? At AH Technology you work with other smart professionals in an open environment, where expertise is valued, where we learn from each other and have the freedom to create innovative solutions and make a real impact. As Senior Data Engineer you are part of the Strategy & Analytics department. Your colleagues will be other engineers and scientists, with a background in AI, Computer Engineering, Econometrics, Psychology or just data-savvy people. Together with them, you play an important role in creating impact through advanced data analysis. Next to this, other departments at Albert Heijn, our shops, supply chain and real estate play a key role as your stakeholders. 

Wat je krijgt

At AH Technology we want to grow. That is only possible if you grow with us. That is why you get access to best in class guidance and inspiring training, to shape your own development and career.  As we work together to build on our brand as well as your career, you can count on (based on 40 hours per week):

  • a competitive salary
  • flexible working hours and the possibility to work from home
  • a very good pension plan with a personal contribution of 5.3%
  • a travel allowance for traveling to and from Zaandam
  • 20 vacation days
  • A budget choice which you can decide whether you spend it on extra days (+12,5 days), discounts or pay-outs
  • courses from our Albert Heijn Data Academy
  • a bonus on top of your salary
  • attractive discounts on various insurance policies
  • a laptop and telephone
  • 10% discount on your grocery shopping in our Albert Heijn stores, up to € 300 per year
  • regularly fun promotions and delicious tastings with free products

Dit breng je mee

At AH Technology you’ll be working for one of the biggest retailers in the world.  You are bursting with ambition to keep up with us. You supplement this ambition with: 

  • Master Computer Science, Data Science or other relevant studies. If no relevant study, demonstrably relevant experience and interest
  • Minimal of 5 years of experience as a Data Engineer or ML Engineer
  • Advanced Experience in Python or other programming language and platform knowledge, preferably Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with open-source technologies such as Spark, AirFlow and Tensorflow
  • Experience in CI/CD pipelines and MLDevOps
  • You are familiar with formats like parquet and delta, experience with streaming data is a plus
  • You are data-curious, self-starter and want to make impact
  • Based in the Netherlands

Solliciteer en kom binnen

Do you want to play an active role in changing the food retail landscape as we know it? Then hop in and join us on our expedition. Apply now via the button on this page.

In addition, we would like to ask you not to send a standard motivation letter, but to formulate an answer to the following questions:

  • Why would you like to work for Albert Heijn?
  • Why do you think you will be successful in this position and what kind of technical skills do you bring with you for this role?
  • What is one of your personal strengths and one skill you wish to improve or develop?
  • Last but not least: what are your salary expectations?

Want to learn more first, before you apply to AH Technology? Maureen Ensink, Talent Acquisition Partner Data Science & Analytics is happy to tell you everything about this vacancy via maureen.ensink@aholddelhaize.com

Side note: we are also looking for Senior Data Scientists. Interested? Via this link you will find more information:https://werk.ah.nl/vacatures/senior-data-scientist-zaandam-849319/

Wat is mijn reistijd naar werk?