Data Professional with DevOps Mindset

Where people, brands and folding carton meet, that is where the magic happens at Van Genechten Packaging (VGP), every single time. For over 180 years now VGP has believed in the unique impact of packaging for brands and products, for people and the planet, and made it work. Today, it remains the last truly independent European packaging specialist with HQ in Turnhout, Belgium, 10 folding carton sites and one extrusion site in 7 countries. VGP generates an annual turnover of about 350 million euros, employs more than 1500 employees and continues to grow.

For our unique ICT Team we are looking for a

Data Professional with DevOps Mindset

Your responsibilities

Under supervision of the BI Manager and as an important Business partner to Costing and Pricing, Controlling and Finance:

  • You will be the Data Governance Ambassador for our organisation
  • Data Integration and exchangeability are always your primary starting points. The Data Platform & Business Intelligence ensure that these data will lead to relevant insights.
  • You are co-responsible for the Information Safety and Integrity of our Data
  • You will support the Enterprise Architecture of data and data related resources keeping the roadmap towards the ‘north star’ blueprint architecture of the Data Platform up to date.
  • You help to refactor the data landscape to ensure maximum guarding of Data Quality and to enable to grow towards an AI driven organisation.
  • You monitor Data Platform Efficiency
  • You work on guaranteeing Business Continuity
  • Operational Tasks include database design & advanced querying (PostgreSQL, Cassandra, Oracle, SQL Server,…) and setting up and testing new data processing systems (batch-oriented or full streaming/event based) fit for our business needs.

Your profile

  • You preferably have a Master’s degree and you are familiar with both ICT and business environments with a solid and relevant experience in Data management within an ERP environment.
  • Data Management is your second nature; both strategic vision and planning as development and maintenance has no secrets for you
  • Data Platform and Database Software Experience is a must as well as thorough knowledge of relational database management systems (RDBMS) and NoSQL databases
  • You cope well with an ever-changing environment in a challenging and growing organisation.
  • Knowledge and interest in devops are an advantage as we have in-house developed business applications for our core processes.

Our offer

  • An exciting job in a highly competitive industry segment with clear target orientation
  • Intensive training on the job, while being surrounded by experienced colleagues
  • Good career opportunities in an expanding international group
  • Competitive remuneration & fringe benefits
  • A strong privately-owned company
  • Inspirational leadership
  • Continuous investments in technology and innovation
  • A strong customer-oriented and result-driven community
  • A team that creates and delivers the magic of packaging, making life more worth living
  • Future-proof sustainable and creative packaging that makes life convenient and enjoyable
  • A work environment where safety and wellbeing are priorities

Then please send your application to An Kerkstoel

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