Data Engineer

Key information

DECTRIS is a successful and growing hightech company that develops and manufactures X-ray and electron cameras to spark scientific breakthroughs around the world. While photographic cameras capture visible light, DECTRIS cameras count individual X-ray photons and electrons. Our 170+ employees are located in Switzerland, the United States and Japan.
At DECTRIS, academic research meets agile industry practices. The company's roots are deep in the scientific community and our scientists publish new research results every year. At the same time, our engineers, technicians, administrators, and commercial experts work hard to make sure our customers benefit from the latest technologies without delay.
Since the beginning of 2022, our company has been on a journey towards self-organisation. We follow the principles of self-organised work according to Sociocracy 3.0.

Your Tasks
  • Design, implement, and maintain scalable data architectures that support the company's data journey to harness more data-driven decision-making capabilities
  • Develop and optimize data pipelines, ensuring robust integration between on-premises and cloud-based systems
  • Collaborate with diverse teams to deeply understand data needs and deliver solutions that enhance reliable data access
  • Establish and foster data management practices to create and maintain a future-proof, scalable data platform
Your Skills
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
  • Demonstrable expertise in building and maintaining data architectures and pipelines
  • Experience with the implementation of a data platform, like Databricks, snowflake, etc. is advantageous
  • Strong familiarity with cloud services, Kubernetes, RDBS, and object storage solutions
  • Skilled in navigating both cloud-based and on-premises data system environments
  • Experience with agile methodologies and a proactive approach to self-organized working
  • Good communication skills with a proven ability to collaborate effectively in team settings
We Offer
  • A successful and growing high tech company in an international, scientific environment.
  • Joining the global leader in HPC X-ray detectors for science and industry. Our Developers design cutting-edge detectors to support the state of the art science and technology.
  • An international work environment formed by more than 170 experienced engineers, scientists and other professionals. The company languages are German and English.
  • Excellent, flexible working arrangements to enable professional development and personal life balance.
  • An attractive working environment: modern infrastructure with wheelchair-accessible rooms, small fitness room, underground car park, subsidised meals, free snacks and drinks, various company events, internal and external training, home office options, after-work beers and other joint leisure activities.
Please send your application via email to , to the attention of XXXX, with ID XXXX in the subject line. We look forward to meeting you.

Business Systems Team
Business Systems is the group that enables all employees to work as effectively and efficiently as possible by providing reliable digital solutions, ensuring continuous operation and enabling new capabilities by collaboration with the business in optimizing their processes.