Vacature: Data Engineer | Alphen aan den Rijn Vacature - Alphen aan den Rijn, Zuid-Holland 2408 AV
Data Engineer | Alphen aan den Rijn
Sakura Finetek Europe B.V.
ICT / Automation
Alphen aan den Rijn
40 hour
Bachelor - University

Sakura Finetek Europe B.V.

  ICT / Automation
   Alphen aan den Rijn
Bachelor - University
Sakura Finetek Group is an international manufacturer and supplier of first class, high quality medical diagnostic products. At Sakura Finetek Europe, we develop, manufacture and sell histological and cytological instruments and consumables.
We have achieved our success and solid reputation by providing timely, well-thought-out solutions to help solve the everyday challenges that laboratories face. The impact of change!.

Currently, about 260 staff members work at our various locations throughout Europe. This is ‘our story’.
Due to our continuous growth, we are looking to employ an ambitious

Data Engineer | Alphen a/d Rijn

The position
Transforming the organisation to a ‘data’ driven mindset. People, processes & platforms in a complex international setting, that’s what this role is all about!  
Vision: We want to be the first company to fully automate anatomic pathology!
To realise this vision, the IT Team is strategically positioned at the centre of change. The focus is on helping the business to define information needs & translate these requirements into Business Intelligence solutions. This in close cooperation with the BI Specialist. So the development of the BI roadmap is topping your priority list!
The IT Team

Throughout Europe proudly serving 260+ colleagues in 15 different countries are: Fernando (Sr Business Application Specialist) Glenn(Jr System Administrator) Mark (Sr System Administrator) Mike (Business Application Manager) Ruby (Master Data Specialist) Nithin (IT Consultant) & Wietse (BI Specialist)
Daily serving ‘his’ team is Martijn (Manager IT)

 You will be responsible for

  • defining, designing & building the BI architecture, technical & functional
  • performing data developments (ETL), building data marts/sets and tabular models
  • support testing, deployment and maintenance of the Data Platform / Datawarehouse
  • defining, documenting & testing development projects for & with in- / external developers
  • troubleshoot, debug & upgrade the existing DWH / TimeXtender environment
  • complying with project plans & industry standards to build high-quality, innovative & fully performing DWH
  • that complies with coding standards & technical design
  • able to work effectively in a changing and growing international environment

 You have

  • 5+ years’ experience working at (Information/Data/Solution) architecture level
  • an analytical mindset, able to switch from broad view to detail level
  • passion for technology & an interest in how people use it
  • strong SQL & Datawarehouse knowledge, TimeXtender & Qlik experience (preferable)
  • relevant Bachelor or master’s degree and an inspiring personality!


  • live within travelling distance from Alphen aan den Rijn and feel at home in an international environment
  • enjoy translating business needs into technical BI solutions
  • communicate in an open way and partner naturally with all stakeholders
  • take responsibility and share success 
  • can express yourself fluently in Dutch & English
  • reach out, team up and deliver!

The invitation

Would you like to join this Team and be part of a healthy, privately owned company with a clear mission:
‘We empower pathology professionals’ advancing cancer diagnostics.
Our culture is friendly and open. We believe that the development of our people enables the company's growth.
Sakura offers an interesting employment package, including a gross yearly salary (depending on experience) of approximately €75.000, - (including 8% holiday pay) an attractive bonus structure of max 8%, a fully paid pension plan, 29 paid holidays (full-time), hybrid working, phone, laptop, a daily freshly prepared lunch and a gym discount.

Interested in speaking to us?

Does the above appeal to you? Apply today using our Online Application Form. Website:

Should you require any further information regarding this vacancy, please do not hesitate to contact Paul van der Hove (Recruitment)


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Sakura Finetek Europe B.V.
Paul van der Hove

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