Data Engineer – (80-100%) (w|m|d) – Zürich – Hybrid Work

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Job Description

Company Description
Welcome to SMG Swiss Marketplace Group AG

We are a pioneering network of online marketplaces and a leading European digital company that simplifies people’s lives with forward-looking products.

Become a part of our winning team at SMG.

We hire the best digital talents to meet the highest demands of our users and customers in Switzerland. In return, we offer you an attractive, innovative, friendly and fast-paced work environment where you can reach your full potential, achieve your goals, and your successes are celebrated.
Job Description
Extend and continuously improve the current data infrastructure utilising the latest tools & technologies to address our growing data science needs
Work on collecting, storing, processing, and analysing huge sets of data
Define and build the data pipelines that will enable faster, better, data-informed decision-making within the business
Make sure our data infrastructure is reliable, fast and secure
Design and build smart services that power decision making across all of our functions.
5+ years of experience delivering code in a production environment.
3+ years of experience working with large volumes of data.
Strong programming skills (Python or Java)
Strong SQL and data modelling skills
Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources in a programmatic way
Experience with building data platform on cloud (ideally GCP)
Experience with Apache Airflow, Apache Beam, or Google Cloud Dataflow is a big plus
Ability to work well across different teams and to deal with ambiguity
Attention to detail in complex environments
Strong dedication to drive change with a positive can-do attitude
Capable of investigating, familiarizing and mastering new data sets quickly
Proactive approach to learn and find solutions outside direct area of competence
Fluency in English both written and verbal, German is a plus
Eager to contribute to OpenSource projects
Additional Information
Benefits you’ll love:

6 weeks of holidays (with the possibility to buy up to 10 additional days)
40-hour week (flexitime with a cap at 45 hours 🡲 We take work-life balance seriously)
4 months’ notice after the probationary period
SBB Half-Fare Card
You travel 1st class between SMG sites in Switzerland
18 weeks maternity and 6 weeks paternity leave (also in case of adoption)
Professional accident and supplementary insurance (100% covered by SMG)
No fixed office days (you work where you feel most comfortable)
Independent counselling centre for personal and psychological problems
Gender-neutral fair pay with clearly defined career profiles
Choose your hardware (Mac Windows or Linux + 2 monitors for home)
Choose your mobile phone (iPhone, Samsung, Pixel)
Apply today. We are looking forward to meeting you!

SMG Swiss Marketplace Group Ltd. is a pioneering network of online marketplaces and an innovative European digital company that simplifies people’s lives with groundbreaking products.

SMG Swiss Marketplace Group Ltd. provides customers with the best tools to meet their life decision needs. The portfolio includes Real Estate (ImmoScout24, Homegate,,,, Automotive (AutoScout24, MotoScout24, CAR FOR YOU), General Marketplaces (,, Ricardo) and Finance & Insurance (FinanceScout24). The company is owned by TX Group AG (31%), Ringier AG (29.5%), La Mobilière (29.5%), and General Atlantic (10%).