Senior Cloud Data Engineering Consultant (m/w/d)

The Adastra Group is an international IT consulting company with 23 international offices and headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Adastra provides leading companies with the full range of consulting services in information management - from conception to implementation and application of innovative Data & Analytics solutions. With over 2000+ experts worldwide we bridge the gap between business departments and IT to increase the operational efficiency of our customers. For more information, please check

Your responsibilities:

  • Concept of integrated data & analytics solutions, data lakes, modern, cloud-based data warehouse and BI systems
  • Creating conceptual documents in an AWS Cloud project such as Deletion Concept, Backup Concept, GDPR etc
  • Design of specific modules of data & analytics platforms
  • Identification of best practices and development of reference architectures on clients side
  • Assessment and reviews of existing data & analytics solutions
  • Participation in and moderation of architecture workshops
  • Management and participation in internal R&D lab projects
  • Communicating with stakeholders regarding incoming and outgoing data interfaces
  • Creating necessary infrastructure elements (Glue jobs, Lambda functions, ECS containers etc.) using CI/CD and IaC

Required Skills, Education, Knowledge and Experience:

  • A university degree in computer science, business informatics, business administration with an IT focus or in a comparable course of study
  • At least 2 years of experience in an AWS-based project
  • Strong experience in AWS best practices especially in AWS Glue, Lambda, S3, RDS, ECS, ECR
  • Strong experience in Data Engineering best practices
  • Experience in CI/CD - both building & using
  • Experience in IaC - preferably in AWS CDK
  • Experience with AWS, Python, PySpark
  • You constantly seek to improve yourself and have a proactive approach to learning new things
  • Your consultant profile is completed by team orientation, strong communication skills, and a substantial degree of personal responsibility and autonomy
  • Your English language skills (spoken & written) are excellent, good German skills are a big plus


  • Cloud network experience

What we offer:

  • Working in an international team of Data & Analytics experts
  • A work environment where knowledge-sharing is coveted and which has an open feedback culture
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth through industry-recognized projects for internationally-known clients
  • Support to fulfill your personal potential and individual career planning (Training and further education, participation in conferences, etc.)
  • Opportunities to take responsibility at an early stage
  • Flat hierarchies and an attractive salary & benefits package