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(Senior) Data Engineer (f/m/d)


We are looking for a (Senior) Data Engineer (f/m/d) to join our headquarters in Berlin. You are a thorough and a highly flexible, unreserved team player and a communicator, keen to be part of the world's fastest-growing music company, BMG. You understand the music industry as a whole and are also able to dive into details as and when required.

This role has a need for a strong technical skill set with a data mindset. In this position, you are a passionate and talented Data Engineering professional with problem-solving abilities and coding/testing/tuning skills who can work in a fast-paced environment.


Your Mission

  • Work closely with the business users, development teams and product owners to deliver solutions for data sourcing, ingestion and processing.
  • Co-ordinate with onsite, nearshore and offshore teams to deliver technical solutions.
  • Build relationships with internal Data Analysts and Stewards to drive a “Self Service” approach for end-to-end data pipelines. 
  • Work with application, and data architects to propose and develop solutions while driving transformational initiatives.
  • Research, identify, and internally market enabling technologies based on business requirements during the journey from indentation to implementation.
  • Foster an innovative culture within the team and drive user training initiatives globally.
  • Develop operational concepts for our data analytics stack, including permission management, monitoring, and alerting.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies and proactively assess and evaluate the adoption thereof into the organization.
  • Collaborate with experts in the field to bring in best practices in various technologies and tools.


Your Profile

  • Bachelor’s   degree   in   Computer   Science   or   equivalent   combination   of technical education and work experience.
  • At least 5+ years of experience in data engineering with exposure to data analytics and data science teams.
  • Deep hands-on technical expertise & experience in data engineering and data lake design.
  • Detailed understanding of database systems and big data processing technologies in the cloud (preferably GCP).
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL and Python.
  • Knowledge of AirFlow, Spark, BigQuery, Looker, Tableau etc. is added advantage.
  • Solid communication, presentation, and leadership skills.
  • Proven ability and desire to engage and collaborate with diverse set of stakeholders.


Now let’s see what’s in it for you

  • The unique BMG culture, empowering and driven by strong values 

  • A 21st century working environment, collaborative and flexible 

  • A commitment to help team members develop long-term careers at BMG with in-house training and the renowned Bertelsmann University  

  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for working for artists and songwriters 


What you should know about us

BMG – est. 2008 – is the world’s fourth-biggest music company, the first new global player in the music business of the streaming age, and a record label and music publisher in one. Named in 2020 one of the world’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, BMG’s pitch is unique – a relentless focus on fairness and transparency and service to its artist and songwriter clients. BMG’s 20 offices across 12 core music markets now represent over three million songs and recordings, including many of the most renowned and successful catalogs in popular music history. BMG is owned by international media, services and education company Bertelsmann. 


Come as you are

As the great Kurt Cobain* once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all forms. Equal opportunity runs deep in our core value of fairness and we are determined to create a truly inclusive work environment, where everyone can flourish. If you’re good at what you do, come as you are. 

All applicants to BMG will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. 

*BMG is the proud representative of Kurt Cobain’s publishing catalogue, including the 1992 single ‘Come As You Are’. 


Are you interested? Then send us your application and all the convincing arguments why you are the right person to get this job. 


Unternehmen: BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT GmbH - Corporate 

Land: Germany

Region: Berlin

Stadt: Berlin

Postleitzahl: 10117

Job ID: 182102

Date:  Nov 11, 2021

Berlin, BE, DE, 10117

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