Senior Data Engineer, Data Foundation

  • Location
    • Billund LEGO Campus, Denmark
    • Budapest Off-Site, Hungary
    • Copenhagen Digital Office, Denmark
  • Job ID
  • Category
    IT, Telecom & Internet

Job Description

Are you ready to take your engineering and enabling practices to the next level? We are looking for Senior Data Engineers to be part of a great community of digital builders, responsible for enabling product teams across the entire LEGO Group to make data driven decisions through using our Core Data Platform.

Our Digital office in Budapest is located in Science Park, currently hosting members from 5 different Digital Product Teams. We work in a flexible, hybrid working model and have lots of fun in and around the office.

Core Responsibilities

  • As part of Data Foundation, you help other product teams adapt standard processes while using our shared Data Platform to develop top class Primary Data Products
  • Helping to establish standards & best practices when ingesting and publishing data; whilst focusing on the reusability and maintainability of solutions
  • Train and mentor engineers and developers to use our Data Platform to its full potential
  • Being a collaborative person by nature who wants to be a part of a global multi-functional team, enabling digital product teams to make data driven decisions
  • Curious and passionate about building value-creating and innovative solutions
  • Challenging the status quo and encouraging an environment for continuous learning

Play your part in our team succeeding

Our Data Engineering team is part of Data Foundation, owning enabling activities for our Core Data Platform. Data Foundation enables all colleagues in the LEGO Group through setting guidelines, establishing best practices and conducting training and coaching sessions, while maintaining decentralized ownership of data products and promoting self-service solutions.

Our team is looking for Data Engineers and Data Specialists in Budapest, Billund and Copenhagen.

What you can bring?

You have a proven passion for data as well demonstrable experience as a Cloud Data Engineer using Python, SQL, Databricks or similar. Additionally, you'd have:

  • Confidence in working with Cloud providers like AWS, Google Cloud, Azure
  • A DevOps centered mind-set centered around security, scalability and automation
  • Experience with creating, maintaining and automating ETL pipelines
  • Experience and passion for co-creation and enabling others
  • Verbal and written fluency in English with an Agile mentality

For further information, please apply or get in touch with the hiring manager, Dávid Győri at

What’s in it for you?

Here are some of what to expect:

  • Family Care Leave – We offer enhanced paid leave options for those important times.

  • Insurances – All colleagues are covered by our life and disability insurance which provides protection and peace of mind.

  • Wellness – We want you to be your best self, so you’ll have access to the Headspace App and lots of wellbeing initiatives and programmes run by local teams where you are based.

  • Colleague Discount – We know you'll love to build so from day 1 you will qualify for our generous colleague discount.

  • Bonus – We do our best work to succeed together. When goals are reached, you’ll be rewarded through our global bonus scheme.

  • Your workplace – Our offices will be your primary workplace with flexibility to work from home during your working week. Your People Leader will discuss the principles of our hybrid work model, role eligibility and frequency with you.

Children are our role models. Their curiosity, creativity and imagination inspire everything we do. We strive to create a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture of play at the LEGO Group, where everyone feels safe, valued and they belong.

The LEGO Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and equal pay regardless of e.g. race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity.

The LEGO Group is fully committed to Children’s Rights and Child Wellbeing across the globe. Candidates offered positions with high engagement with children are required to take part in Child Safeguarding Background Screening, as a condition of the offer. 

Thank you for sharing our global commitment to Children’s Rights.

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