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Data Engineer

Do you have a passion for data and a strong grasp of data engineering paradigms? And do you bring engineering experience that will help innovate and improve how we build our solutions? Get moving and strengthen Nederlandse Loterij as a Data Engineer. 

Data & Tech Rijswijk

Your playing field

Thanks to your efforts, the Data Engineering team can build a data platform to support the organization and enable the real-time identification of fraud, anti-money laundering and possible gambling addictions. In this way, you directly contribute to a happy, healthy and sporty Netherlands. As a Data Engineer you score by:

This is probably also something you’d like to know: as a team we embrace a DevOps culture and have a can-do mentality.

Working together, winning together

Nederlandse Loterij is the reliable gambling organisation in the Netherlands. It has 7 strong brands. We are the market leader, experts and stand for responsible, fair and safe gambling. Almost all of our revenue goes to a happy, healthy and sporty Netherlands. In addition to being a gambling organisation with a social approach, we are an employer. We work with more than 500 top talents within our organisation.

Because we work together and win together, we always have reason to cheer. Within the Technology team, we help each other to perform and we aim for joint success! Our differences make us strong together. Movement? That's in our DNA. You and your colleagues feel at home in an environment where no day is the same.

“Nederlandse Loterij uses the latest technologies. Working for us means being part of a high-tech company.”

Mark Flierman, senior data specialist
has been working at Lotto since 2011 and works now for Nederlandse Loterij

Your talent

The various people who work here like to be on the move, develop themselves on a personal and/or professional level, and strive for profit. That makes everyone within Nederlandse Loterij a top talent. Your talent is the sum of:

  • an education, professional credentials, and/or demonstrable expertise in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • 3+ years of experience in building data engineering solutions and experience in structured & unstructured data, data lakes, scheduling and orchestration.
  • a strong proficiency in Python, Spark and data engineering paradigms and good knowledge of Cloud Computing, Containerization, CI/CD and DevOps.
  • experience in SQL, NoSQL and database design.

Furthermore, for this vacancy, you have a demonstrable ability to solve complex data engineering problems and you have demonstrable skills in one or more technologies such as Kafka or Spark.

Your score

As a Data Engineer we offer you:

  • a salary between €4.400,- and €7.300,- gross per month, depending on your experience
  • a fulltime position for 40 hours per week. You start with a one year contract and have the prospect of a permanent position.
  • a interesting bonus scheme.
  • you can enjoy a healthy and varied lunch in our corporate restaurant for €3,-.

Our office in Rijswijk is effectively where you do your work, but you mainly work in a place that best suits what you do. See below for other terms and conditions of employment.

Travel allowance

The costs you incur to come to the office are fully reimbursed.

Additional provisions

You are given a laptop, telephone and a home office.


You will accrue a good pension. Annual accrual rate 1.75%. Personal contribution 6.15% of the pension base.

Hybrid working

Depending on your team, you will sometimes work from our modern office in Rijswijk and sometimes from home or any other place you prefer to work.

Good employment practice

It is important to us that you are happy with our working conditions. For example, we supplement your salary to 100% during the 5-week partner leave.

Holiday entitlement

Je krijgt 30 vakantiedagen op basis van een fulltime dienstverband, €1.000,- flexibel budget en 8% vakantiegeld.


Unlimited use of our gym. Our personal trainer will be happy to help you.

Development budget

An annual flexible training budget of up to €2,000 enables you to invest substantially in your personal development. We encourage this.

Even more benefits

Working conditions

Our application procedure

Get moving


We’re cheering you on from the sidelines.

Acquaintance by telephone

An opportunity for both parties to sound each other out.

First meeting

A first meeting at our office in Rijswijk is a good start.

Second meeting

We get to know each other even better. During a meeting and perhaps even a case.


An irresistible offer that fits what you can do and will be doing.


The game is on. Let’s work and win together.


Dionne Bolderheij-Mooijer

Corporate recruiter

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and sporty Netherlands