SQL Data Engineer - 3 month contract – tech for good!

Temporary, Full-time · Berlin - Germany

Job background
Location: Berlin, Germany
Application deadline: Rolling
Earliest starting date: As soon as possible

Do you have significant experience in gathering business requirements and translating these into technical ones?Are you an excellent problem solver? Do you have a high attention to detail?

We are looking to recruit a SQL Data Engineer who will be responsible for delivering data engineering and reporting solutions to meet business requirements. Working as part of the Data & Insight team, you will report to the Head of Data Engineering. You will work closely with the working group of CDP colleagues who will use the data warehouse and BI systems.

You will be primarily working on a number of advanced T-SQL scripts, of which some are delivered through SSRS reports fed from packages built in SSIS. At a later stage this process will be replaced with among others Azure Data Factory and PowerBI. You need to ensure the requirements are understood correctly by yourself and there will be a contact from the stakeholder team ready to answer any of your queries.

The role includes
  • Delivering a number of data products for CDP’s Supply Chain team;
  • Support colleagues, investors, NGOs and other data consumers in the use of our data, data products and make better decisions from them;
  • Data requirement gathering and data testing for key tools.
The successful candidate should have
Required skills and experience:
  • Experience in writing high performance advanced T-SQL and stored procedures
  • Strong ability to analyse user requirements;
  • Significant track record of delivering creative Business Intelligent solutions (including report design and dashboards) using the Microsoft Business Intelligence stack (SSIS, SSRS);
  • Excellent problem-solving skills;
  • Very high attention to detail;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong understanding of relational database structures, theories, principles, and practices;
  • Demonstrate ability with Microsoft SQL Server 2016 database engine, mainly with regards to performance tuning;
  • Knowledge of data warehousing, including designing, supporting and building ETLs;
  • Experience of working closely with data users to support them in their work;
  • Experience of working in an agile environment with tight deadlines within a highly motivated team.
Desired skills and experience:
  • Wide range of strong Azure skills (i.e. Azure Devops, Azure Data Factory, Data Bricks);
  • ADF Pipelines to build and populate SQL databases;
  • Experience of analytics tools;
  • Experience of building externally facing BI tools delivered through websites;
  • Experience with R programming language;
  • Knowledge of development in C#, Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016;
  • An awareness of environmental issues, particularly as they relate to our core themes of Climate Change, Deforestation and Water Security.
Further information
This is a 3-month contract, reporting to the Head of Data Engineering.

The successful candidate will work five days per week and must be able to work legally in Germany. This full-time role is based at our office in Berlin, Germany, and will work closely with the Corporate Operations team and related roles in other teams, and report to the Associate Director Corporate Operations.

Interested? Interested candidates should submit their complete application documents (motiva-tion letter addressed to Maxfield Weiss, CV, references/certificates and salary expec-tations) in English.

Before you apply, we’ll only use the information you provide to process your application. For more details on how we use your information, see our applicants privacy notice. By submitting your CV and covering letter, you are permitting CDP to use the information you have provided for recruitment purposes.

Please note that we only provide feedback to shortlisted candidates due to the sheer volume of applications. If you do not hear from us within 21 days of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for your understanding.
About us
CDP is a global non-profit that runs the world’s environmental disclosure system for companies, cities, states and regions. Founded in 2000 and working with more than 680 financial institutions with over $130 trillion in assets, CDP pioneered using capital markets and corporate procurement to motivate companies to disclose their environmental impacts, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. Over 14,000 organizations around the world disclosed data through CDP in 2021, including more than 13,000 companies worth over 64% of global market capitalization, and over 1,100 cities, states and regions. Fully TCFD aligned, CDP holds the largest environmental database in the world, and CDP scores are widely used to drive investment and procurement decisions towards a zero carbon, sustainable and resilient economy. CDP is a founding member of the Science Based Targets initiative, We Mean Business Coalition, The Investor Agenda and the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative. Visit  or follow us @CDP and on LinkedIn to find out more. cdp.net or follow us @CDP and on LinkedIn to find out more.
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