Quick, transparent and personal application process - Details
IU’s quick and transparent hiring process

Senior Data Engineer (m/f/d)

Tech & Engineering
Munich + 1 more location
Full Time
Permanent
Experienced Professionals
Happy Student sitting on PC

Senior Data Engineer (m/f/d)

When applying for this position, you will have the opportunity to indicate your preferred work location from the following: Munich, Remote Germany


Grow with us – Start your career at IU International University!

Seize this opportunity and support our Team in Munich or at one of our other locations or remotely across Germany, starting immediately in full-time as Data Engineer (m/f/d).

Your tasks

  • You support the build-up and enhancement of our data infrastructure.

  • You accompany projects of our business units and devise apposite solutions for the save and secure operation of our Data Science and AI algorithms.

  • You are the person of contact, advisor, and idea provider for our Data Science and AI team with respect to data technology and operation procedures.

  • You diligently monitor current trends and developments in the field of Data Engineering and derive best practice solutions for the improvement of our data operations from them.

Your Profile

  • You have completed a study program in computer science or engineering or a comparable educational background.

  • You have profound experience in Data Engineering or DataOps. You have advanced knowledge in GCP data services (BigQuery, Cloud storage, etc.) and gathered first knowledge in multiple AWS data services (Redshift, S3, ECS, etc.)

  • You are an experienced software developer (preferably in Python, JAVA being a nice-to-have). Additionally, you are familiar with current data base technology (both relational and NoSQL) and ETL processes and tools (notably Talend Data Fabric).

  • You are interested in current trends and developments in data engineering and how they can be applied to further our business success.

  • You speak English on business level.

We offer
  • Be you at IU: We support and empower you to achieve your personal and professional goals. After all, your happiness significantly contributes to a positive and productive environment.

  • Work wherever you want…: Digitalization is part of our DNA. So decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.

  • … and flexible in terms of time: It’s your job; We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.

  • Take your knowledge to a new level: Where else, if not with us? Enjoy free access to all our e-learning platforms. In addition, we will finance you a complete technology course of your choice.

  • Make your journey sustainable: Whether it’s a DeutschlandTicket subsidized down to just 7 euros or a Jobrad (bike leasing) offer, enjoy the freedom of mobility for both work and personal activities, while also making an eco-friendly choice.

Who are we? Germany’s largest university – and not just an excellent choice for studying, but also an outstanding Great Place to Work®! As an edutech company, we rely on state-of-the-art technology and data-driven approaches. That’s why AI-driven voice assistants and other GPT systems have long become part of our daily work routine, helping us to focus on exciting projects. Here at IU, over 4,000 employees are dedicated to making a difference. So start now and join the Gamechangers!

Sounds like the perfect job for you? Then apply now!

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Nilofer at nilofer.qayumi@iu.org.

Words are followed by actions: We take our “Culture Of Everyone” very seriously and would like to take this opportunity to expressly point out that you are welcome to join us, regardless of your origin, religion, gender, age or sexual orientation. Even if you have a disability, our doors are wide open to you. We look forward to a diverse community here at IU!

Our recruitment team is at your service
Do you have any questions? Our recruitment team will be happy to help you out - individually and personally.
Do you have any questions? Our recruitment team will be happy to help you out - individually and personally.
Do you have any questions? Our recruitment team will be happy to help you out - individually and personally.
Recruitment Team Student Smile
Recruitment Team Girl Blonde
Recruitment Team Girl
IU asked me in my interview what I wished to do—today I’m doing it. I have the freedom to work as I please, develop what I feel is needed, and I am fully supported with my career development plan.
Gamechanger Student
Anton Stangl
Software Developer
What we’ll do for you
Shape your career
Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we will help you make it a reality.
Reach your destination sustainably
Germanys 9 euro ticket is history, we got the DeutschlandTicket for 7 €. You prefer to travel by bike? Then a Jobrad (bike leasing)might be the right choice. We offer many environmentally conscious options to be mobile both professionally and privately.
Use your own technology
You can choose your equipment freely. Because everyone has their own preferences when it comes to hardware and IDE.
Work wherever you want...
Digitalization is part of our DNA. So decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.
...and flexible in terms of time
It's your job: We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.
Take your knowledge to a new level
Where if not with us? Enjoy free access to all our e-learning platforms. In addition, we will finance you a complete technology course of your choice<strong>.</strong>
Rest well
We make an effort every day, but we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation plus an extra day of vacation on your birthday. Do you need a longer break? How about a sabbatical?
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
The location
Surfers in munich
Munich
Our beautiful Munich Campus is at Berg am Laim, and our Business & Mission Centre is at Schwantalerhöhe. There, we strategize, innovate, build, and manage the IU products & services that are transforming education forever.
About the team
Tech & Engineering Student smiling
Tech & Engineering
We push the outside of the envelope, challenge what exists, and do what hasn’t been done before—building an unbreakable connection between people and education. That’s how we roll in Tech & Engineering at IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU).

Unrestricted access to learning is a life-changing concept. We build solutions for digital education that are accessible wherever we go. They’re mobile, always on, and everywhere. Advancing through AI, NLP, Big Data Analytics, IoT, Cloud platforms, and Software Development, we are leading the digital transformation of education in the era of Industry 4.0.
Our core values
#1

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.
#2

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.
#3

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.
#4

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.
#5

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.
#6

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.
#7

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

Send your application now

Almost done: We still need a few details about yourself and would like to ask you to upload your CV. A cover letter is not required - unless you would like to apply for a professorship. After receiving your application, we will contact you as soon as possible.
CV/Résumé (PDF, max. 5 MB)*
    Other optional documents (PDFs, max. 5 MB each)
    An error occurred. Please reload the page and try again.
    *Required fields
    Thank you for your application
    We have received your application and are pleased that you are interested in working with us. Our recruiting team is now carefully reviewing your documents and will get back to you shortly.
    Next steps
    Application successful
    We'll contact you shortly
    1st Interview

    Tech & Engineering FAQs

    How many days paid holiday will I get per year?
    All employees working a 5 day week are entitled to 30 days paid holiday per year.
    Can I apply for multiple jobs?
    Of course you can! Apply for each position separately and together we will find the job that suits you best.
    Can I work remotely for the Tech-Team?
    Of course! We value flexibility and support remote working 100% wherever possible.