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About the Challenge

This position is perfect for you if you’re a data whizz with an engineering mindset who’s into state-of-the-art technology. Melexis is a Belgian company that makes microchips primarily for the automotive industry and they’re growing fast. Would you like a job at this open-minded, flat-structured dynamic company? They’re currently looking for a DataOps Engineer to work from Ieper or Tessenderlo!

As a DataOps Engineer, you’re a key player in building Melexis’ future data architecture and in realising a multitude of data and infrastructure related projects.

You’ll be part of the team responsible for:

• Designing and developing a state-of-the-art hybrid cloud data infrastructure

• Introducing and documenting best practices to ensure continuous improvement in the field of data analytics

• Automating as many stages of the data flows as possible

• Identifying and optimising bottlenecks and performance liabilities in our services and data flows

• Communicating implementations and improvements to internal customers

• …


Your skills

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in IT (or equivalent by experience

• Preferably 3 years of experience in a similar role

• Passionate about automation and building practical solutions that make life easier

• Experience in infrastructure automation, preferably using Terraform

• Technical knowledge or experience in Git and version control & CI/CD pipelines

• Practical knowledge in Python, SQL and/or Bash

• Data modelling experience and knowledge of data warehouses, data lakes and databases

• Above all, you like to have fun!

• Familiarity with Databricks, Apache Airflow and cloud platforms such as Google Cloud and AWS is an advantage

• You’re a language juggler: you are fluent in Dutch or French and English

We offer a challenging and impactful position in a wonderful diverse team of 7 people in a dynamic, high-tech international environment. Sounds good? Get in touch!

Our offer

Exellys isn’t your typical recruiting or consulting agency, we’re a different breed. We are a tech talent incubator, which is every bit as cool as it sounds. Being deployed at Melexis while working for Exellys, offers a unique combination of opportunities.

Apart from enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere at the client, here’s what you can expect from us:

• You’ll join an awesome community and enter one of our Smart Programs, based on where you are in your career and where you want to go. Did we mention you’ll get a personal coach as well?

• Next to a generous monthly salary, you'll receive a company car or a flexible mobility budget and tons of other benefits (pension, daily compensations, etc.)

• You’ll spend most of the time at (y)our client’s, except for regular Exellys trainings, fun events, tribe meet-ups, after works, knowledge sharing sessions, etc.

• After two years of coaching and upskilling from Exellys, you’ll get the opportunity to join (y)our client’s organization as an internal employee. Or if you prefer to stay with us, you could explore our follow-up Smart Programs as well.

Company insights

More about this organisation

Melexis engineers microelectronic solutions, facilitating the life and work of their customers. Their technology makes cars and other products smarter, safer and greener. They are world leader in and global supplier of automotive semiconductor sensor, but have expanded their product portfolio of micro-electronic semiconductor solutions to also meet the needs of smart appliances, home automation, industrial and medical applications.

At Melexis, you will find yourself in a friendly, fast-paced environment that offers meaningful work. You’ll receive the autonomy and opportunity to take ownership of your professional passions, while enjoying a team-oriented and knuckle-down atmosphere in a flat-structured organization.

• Over 1.500 employees

• 19 different locations across 3 continents

• Belgian plants in Ieper & Tessenderlo

• 30-year legacy

Next steps


  • Apply now
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  • Ace a phone call
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  • Show your skills
    A series of technical tests based on your expertise
  • Convince us
    You can expect one duo interview
  • Sign the contract
    Welcome and congratulations!

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