Data Engineer (Security Lab)

Location: Hanover

Hornetsecurity is a leading global provider of next-generation cloud-based security, compliance, backup, and security awareness solutions that help companies and organizations of all sizes around the world. Its flagship product, 365 Total Protection, is the most comprehensive cloud security solution for Microsoft 365 on the market. Driven by innovation and cybersecurity excellence, Hornetsecurity is building a safer digital future and sustainable security cultures with its award-winning portfolio.

Hornetsecurity operates in more than 120 countries through its international distribution network of 12,000+ channel partners and MSPs. Its premium services are used by more than 75,000 customers.


Reporting to the Automation team leader, you are involved in data engineering projects. The team creates tools to enhance efficiency in our processes and make the organization more scalable and manages the data generated by our technology: structure, storage, access and security.

We are searching for someone to join us as soon as possible for 40 hours peer week in our office in Hanover.

Job description details

Your job

  • You participate to the different steps of developing services
    • Analyze needs and design,
    • Development,
    • Training,
    • Maintenance.
  • You improve overall scalability of our internal tools
  • You are an advisor in setting up tools to automate processes
  • You work with different teams to gather data and build automated processes
  • You work on projects, such as:
    • Define and implement data schema and data transformers
    • Define and implement ETL pipelines
    • Define clustering methodologies


Your profile

  • You are passionate about software development and think that software and data can help organizations to be more efficient
  • You already worked on data streaming platform (Kafka, Spark, etc.)
  • You have experience with programming language: Python, Go
  • You already used Git, Docker
  • You already setup data analytics platform and worked in collaboration with data analysts

Must have:

  • You have 2 years of professional experience as a Data Engineer
  • You already gained knowledge of event streaming principles
  • You are comfortable working on REST or gRPC APIs
  • You are comfortable with CI/CD tools: Docker, Gitlab
  • You have already managed at high scale databases for analytics
  • Your English speaking and writing skills are excellent

Nice to have:

  • You have experience working with NATS, Clickhouse
  • You have experience working with Apache Airflow or equivalent

Your benefits

  • Free space for innovation and independent action in a fast-growing international company.
  • Short decision paths and flat hierarchies in an open work atmosphere.
  • Extensive Onboarding – we equip you with a welcome kit, 2 days Onboarding Bootcamp, Mentoring Program and regular feedback meetings.
  • Temporary Employee Exchange Program – we provide the ability for you to work at our global office locations and explore the world (e.g. Berlin, Madrid, Malta, Montréal, Washington D.C.).
  • Home-office-option and flexible working time.
  • Unlimited contracts: we’re looking for hornets to grow long-term with us.
  • Be-Active Bonus: we’ll keep you healthy with an allowance for your membership in fitness and sports clubs.
  • Referral Bonus: we pay 1500€ for each referral who is successfully hired by us!
  • Office Dogs are welcome – you don’t have to leave your dog alone at home!
  • Team events like Laser Tag, Office Movie Nights, Foodie Fridays and much more – let yourself be surprised!

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    Viktoria Wagner | Jobs Hornetsecurity

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