Senior Big Data Engineer (f/m/x)

The Challenge

As a Data Engineer in the Threat Intelligence team, you will design, implement and maintain the Threat Intelligence Platform that transforms massive amounts of (real-time) data from various sources into descriptive knowledge about emerging threats. You challenge our status quo and define standards for data-intensive analytic pipelines. Your projects will collect and process security-related intelligence and will then provide that data to the company as a whole so Avira can protect its users on a global scale.

The team

We are an international team of engineers and researchers. We are a self-organized and result-oriented team, always looking to perfect the art of automation. Our systems and services are integrated within the Avira Protection Cloud that protect consumers and businesses around the world.

What you will do

Starting from day one you will familiarize yourself with our big data ecosystem and tool stack, as well as the main data source systems.

Within the first 3 months, you are fully integrated into the Threat Intelligence Platform development and maintenance. You are taking responsibilities for certain data stream integrations.

Within the first 6 months you are an expert for the Threat Intelligence Platform having a complete understanding of its integration into Avira’s protection technologies and architecture landscape.

Within the first year you will be truly integrated within a team that delivers the most up-to-date Threat Intelligence solutions to millions of customers. You take full ownership of cross-department projects and collaborate efficiently with other teams. You are keen to improve existing technologies and implement new and innovative features. You also play a big part in securing and supporting the digital lifestyle of our customers and making the Internet a more secure place.

Your Qualifications

  • 3+ years' experience in software development, with excellent development skills in Python
  • Industrial experience with data-intensive projects in the Hadoop ecosystem, Spark, Kafka, and Airflow
  • Experience in building data ingestion pipelines
  • Good knowledge in designing, building, using and maintaining REST APIs
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases, especially creating scalable, multi-node deployments
  • Experience with AWS components and principles are a plus
  • Strong analytical, technical, organizational and communication skills

The position is based in Tettnang, Germany, near lake Constance.

Benefits and perks:

New Work

Stylish building with roof terraces

Canteen and ChocaVira

Modern office concept

Learning & Development

Unlimited access to Udemy

Trainings & Conferences

Specialist Career

Health & Wellbeing

Gym and fitness courses

“JobRad” bike leasing

Medical checkups

Family & Living

Relocation Package

Vacation child care

Avira Prime licences


Onboarding events

Monthly Employee Meetings

Summer & Christmas parties

Location: Tettnang

How we hire

  • Online Test
  • Technical Interview
  • Practical Case
  • OnSite

If you want the outcome of your work to have a direct impact on making the Internet a safer place for 500 million Avira users please get in touch!

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