Data Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Covestro
  • Leverkusen, Germany
  • 17/08/2020
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Big Data Statistics

Job Description

We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful. We refined Chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 17.200 colleagues now and together we will make the world a brighter place.


The CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Community manages Covestro’s financial processes. It is also responsible for providing legal services and IT solutions to the company as a whole.

The open position is located in the department “Application Services” within the Service Unit IT, which is end-to-end responsible for the IT solutions and applications that reflect the business processes at Covestro. In particular, it covers the area Research & Development as well as the laboratories.

  • In your new position you will be responsible for the design, implementation and operation of Data Models/Database Systems, Data Pipelines and the respective Data Services (API) on the AWS platform
  • You will work closely with the Research & Development and Innovation departments to understand their use cases and requirements
  • In collaboration with the Data Scientists in our organization you will create, develop and operate API’s to enable the productive usage of machine learning models
  • You will implement rulesets and frameworks that have been developed by the Data Stewards in our organization
  • In your new position you will work in an interdisciplinary team with Covestro colleagues as well as with nearshore and offshore teams


  • You have a university degree in computer science or a comparable education
  • You have sound professional experience in the areas mentioned above and have a high expertise in Data Modeling, in Database Systems (e.g. ORACLE, MSSQL, postgreSQL , MariaDB) and very good SQL knowledge
  • Other than that, you bring in practical programming skills in JAVA, Spring for the development of Microservices and RESTful API’s
  • It is desirable If you would have proven knowledge in developing AWS Cloud based solutions
  • You are also experienced in SCRUM as agile software implementation methodology and in CI/CD processes and the corresponding tool stack
  • Sound knowledge of German and English, written and spoken, round off your profile

First questions will be answered by Ms Annika Karl, Phone: +49 214 6009 7772.

Are you curious, courageous and colorful as we are? If so, we can offer you exciting career opportunities. We look forward to receiving your application including a cover letter, your resume, certificates as well as your salary expectations and your notice period. Become part of our Team - apply now!

Anyone who wants to contribute to a better world with Covestro can also expect a lot.

We want you to feel at home at Covestro. To feel you’re treated fairly and transparently. That means financial security, a healthy work-life balance and generous benefits.

Specifically, it means for us: flexible working hours, the compatibility of family and work, active health promotion and the ability to convert part of your salary into long-term or retirement savings. And that's not all.

Sounds exciting? Find out more about Covestro and our benefits here: