Vacature Medior AWS Engineer (ENG)

  • Den Haag
  • HBO/WO
  • Data and analytics
  • Professional
  • Geplaatst op 15-3-2022
"In our brand new Data Solutions team we develop smart data solutions for our well-known e-commerce customers. We help e-commerce business to boost their process automation, digital transformation and efficiency."

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Wat ga je doen?

The team and environment
With our Data Solutions department we have the ambitious goal to use Big Data around commercial, sorting and demographic activities for commercial products. We have started to create, AWS Serverless based, Machine Learning and Big Data API’s, that enrich the e-commerce services of our customers. For this you can think of product features around automated postal code validation and address checkers. You will be part of a self-managing DevOps team that currently has four AWS Engineers and two Data Scientists. We are now looking to grow this team with two additional AWS Engineers. The total Data Solutions Department has around thirty colleagues. With different roles, like: AWS engineers, Product Owners, Marketeers, support engineers, marketing manager and Data Scientists. 

What is your role?
In the role of Medior AWS Engineer you will work on the full refinement, software development, test automation and deployment cycle for the smart data solutions we create for our e-commerce business partners. Our digital products are fully developed with the latest AWS serverless components. You will be involved in the full development cycle, from the refinements to the CI/CD deployments.

Your responsibilities lined up:

  • You will design, develop, test and run the software behind our digital Data Solutions products, including building data algorithms; 
  • You will be a team member, collaborating on the team goals and objectives; 
  • You will use your skills and knowledge to apply principles around scalability and maintainability.

Onze ambitie

We deliver for everyone, every day and we work hard together to be the favourite Parcel Services company in the Benelux. We work hard to deliver “special moments”. In our ambitions we put our customers in the heart of everything we do. The e-commerce logistics sector is evolving fast. Data and algorithms predict what consumers will order and where their orders need to be delivered. So, the need for consumer insights is growing rapidly in the e-commerce sector. In our department called “Data Solutions” we develop smart data solutions for our well-known e-commerce customers, boosting their process automation, digital transformation and efficiency. 

  • Ideally you have a bachelor or master’s level degree in computer science;
  • At least two years or relevant working experience developing software products. Preferably cloud based or data solutions, using AWS serverless components; 
  • Basic knowledge of AWS serverless code OR data engineering tools (like Python, Lambda, Kafka, Spark); 
  • Experience with test automation and CI/CD tooling, preferable based on AWS. You are comfortable applying Unit Tests;
  • Comfortable working in an Agile / Scrum environment;
  • Fluent in English, both verbal as in writing (Dutch is not required).

Wat bezorgen we jou?

  • We will offer you an environment in which you can work with, and learn more about the latest state of the art AWS technologies;
  • We offer you the opportunity to develop large scale AI and Big Data solutions;
  • We are growing our agile teams where you will have the freedom to take ownership in growing with and as a team. You and your fellow team members, shape the way you collaborate, continuously learn and grow with a shot of daily fun, challenging puzzles to solve while moving the needle. Obviously, that comes with the support of an experience team coach;
  • Our full-time working week is 37 hours;
  • You can use flexible working hours to determine an optimal work / private balance. We place great value on your vitality;
  • Hybrid way of working, enabling you to partly work from home (max. 50%) and from our brand new office head office, just in 5 minutes’ walk from station Den Haag – Holland Spoor.


  • 1. Sollicitatie

    Bedankt voor je sollicitatie! Je krijgt binnen vijf werkdagen een reactie van onze recruiter.
  • 2. Telefonisch contact

    Hebben we vragen over je CV of motivatie, dan bellen we je.
  • 3. Gesprekken

    Afhankelijk van de functie heb je één of meerdere gesprekken met onze recruiter, je toekomstige manager en directe collega’s. Het eerste gesprek zal meestal online via video zijn.
  • 4. Aanbieding

    Je ontvangt per e-mail een arbeidsvoorwaarden aanbod.
  • 5. Nieuwe baan

    Je ondertekent je contract digitaal. Welkom bij PostNL!