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Trainee Data Engineer

  • Application Deadline: June 3, 2022
  • Arendal
  • Application Deadline: June 3, 2022
  • Arendal

Are you about to embark on a career in data engineering and are looking for a role where you can develop your expertise in an international environment? Would you be interested in using operational and external data to develop the business intelligence and analytical capabilities of the world's leading maritime insurance company?

If the answer is yes, we would like to hear from you!

We are looking for a trainee Data Engineer to join our Technology department based in Arendal. As a leading global provider of property and casualty insurance for marine businesses, the volume and demands for data are exploding. We need a Trainee Data Engineer to help us integrate, build, and support our rapidly expanding business to enable us to make the best data-driven decisions. Together with the rest of the team, you will be responsible for managing, optimizing, modernizing, overseeing, and monitoring data retrieval, storage, and distribution securely and efficiently throughout our global organization using up to date tooling in Azure.

Work with great people

Senior Claims Executive | Location: Bergen
"The potential for personal development is excellent"
Vice President, Defence London | Location: London
"I have an amazingly varied role. Gard is a forward looking company"
Customer Support Specialist | Location: Hong Kong
"In Gard you continue to learn, everyday"
Senior System Engineer| Location: Arendal
"We are diverse, but tightly connected"

Skills & Requirements

  • Help us improve our existing systems to handle new business needs driven by our organization and industry
  • Create innovative solutions to ensure our business stays competitive
  • Continuously update the Gard technology stack
  • Construct efficient data-flows cloud-to-cloud and from on-prem data sources
  • Extract and ingest raw data to the data lake from a wide range of sources
  • Hold a Master or bachelor’s degree in computer science or in a comparable subject
  • Have skills and be interested in modern technologies, Azure data factory, deployment pipelines, and a range of other technologies and modern database-platforms
  • Having previous experience from insurance or the financial industry is a bonus
  • Have good written and oral skills in English
  • Be innovative, proactive, and creative combined with being result and business oriented
  • Have a strong interest in and understanding of digital opportunities and how they can contribute to improve Gard's performance
  • Collaborative, analytical and business oriented

Core technologies, methodologies, and developer tools:

  • Microsoft SQL Server/Cosmos/Oracle
  • PowerShell
  • Python
  • Azure infrastructure and Paas solutions such as Data factory
  • Infrastructure as Code, ARM templates and Bicep
  • GitHub
  • Visual Studio Code

Great Place to Work

  • Friendly atmosphere

  • Career opportunities within a global market lead

  • Work life balance

  • An environment that encourages ideas

  • Colleagues who believe in knowledge sharing

  • A work environment with deep competencies

  • High employee engagement - A great place to work

About the company

Are you interested in Gard, what we do and the industry we work within? How about what working and living in Arendal could be like if you were to join us? Here is a quick look at who we are and what we could be offering you. Click here to find out more.

1907Assuranceforeningen Gard established on 9 October

1939Insures 40 per cent of the Norwegian tanker fleet

1958Starts to insure vessels outside Norway

1973Moves into the offshore energy sector

1983Sets up an office in London

2000Insures more than 5,000 vessels

2004Sole ownership of Gard Marine & Energy

20072007Celebrates its centenary with nine offices and 300 employees

2015Insured tonnage is in excess of 260 million gross tonnes

Brigt Valland | Contact Person

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