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Data Engineer

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Amsterdamtech

Job description

Parfumado has changed the way people explore perfumes, effectively democratizing the perfume industry. We are the leading data-driven beauty and fragrance discovery platform in Europe. Under the Parfumado brand, we offer our customers a monthly subscription service where they can choose any of our 550 premium perfumes in a travel size with a luxury travel case. Our platform and tech-driven services led to a large database of hundreds of thousands unique beauty profiles in Europe, from which our second company Rocket Campaigns was launched. With Rocket Campaigns, we offer targeted data-driven sampling campaigns for corporate beauty brands.

With Parfumado & Rocket Campaigns we strive to change the way people discover perfumes and beauty. In the role of a Python developer, you will work on the forefront of an entirely new e-commerce platform. You will be a part of our Tech team and will help deliver the components of an e-commerce platform that has very unique characteristics.

You are proficient at Python and are capable of implementing ETL processes using your own code as well as toolkits. It would be a big plus if you know or are interested in visualisation and BI tools. Your job is essential to the business, as we use technology to disrupt the traditional and offline perfume & beauty industry. In this role, you will automate data processes for multiple departments, to take Parfumado’ s data processing to the next level.

Following best practices in software development are key to yours and the team’s success. Because Parfumado is a rapidly growing and innovative company you are eager to learn new technologies and put them to good use.

Working with both technical and marketing colleagues and external technology partners you will be able to see the significant impact of your work directly. Our team is young and growing fast. If you're driven, curious and eager to learn and make an impact, you will feel right at home.

Job requirements


  • Team player

  • Bachelor (BSc) or equivalent work experience.

  • 1+ years of experience developing Python applications

  • Experience with databases

  • Experience writing ETL processes

  • Experience with external APIs

  • Understanding of the Python ecosystem and toolkits

  • Experience with git or other code management tools

  • Experience working in an agile environment

  • A proactive attitude towards quality, testing and improvements

Nice to have skills:

  • Testing tools (PyUnit or other)

  • A solid understanding of web services

  • An understanding of Jupyter notebooks

  • Snowflake

  • Other programming languages, in particular Javascript, Typescript, and .NET

  • An interest in data visualisations or BI tools

  • General system administration skills and scripting

  • Experience with Azure or other cloud technologies


  • Monthly perfume-of-choice

  • MacBook (or PC) of choice

  • Daily healthy lunches

  • Budget for personal development & trainings

  • 25 vacation days

  • A day off on your birthday

  • Pension plan

  • Bike plan so you can bike to our office in Amsterdam

  • Hybrid work from home policy

  • Highly ambitious & fun team

Next steps

Do you see yourself in this role? Are you excited to have a chat?

Please send us a motivation letter with your resume and a link to public projects you may have, and we will get back to you within 5-10 working days.

You will first interview with our Technical Director. If we think you may be a match, we will ask you to prepare a small assignment, which you will present to our founder and Technical Director. The last interview will be with HR and our co-founder.

Worried that you do not tick all the boxes? We are looking for the right person more than an exact skillset. Don’t hesitate to reach out, we look forward to hearing from you!

Parfumado prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not discriminate based on: race, colour, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation. We celebrate and champion diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.