Senior Data Engineer 80 - 100% (m/w/d)

About the role

  • Ownership of the ecosystem data platform, including data pipelines, data warehouses and data access
  • Strategic advancement of the ecosystem data platform in close collaboration with the ecosystem product owner to ensure data capture along future health journeys
  • Design, implement, test, deploy, and maintain stable, secure, and scalable data engineering solutions and pipelines in support of data and analytics projects, including integrating new sources of data into our central data warehouse, and moving data out to applications and affiliates.
  • Gather business and functional requirements and translate these requirements into robust, scalable, operable solutions with a flexible and adaptable data architecture.
  • Implement and monitor best in class security measures in our data warehouse and analytics environment, to prevent unauthorized access to highly sensitive health data
  • Set up data governance to carefully manage data, ensuring clear data definition, proper access management, and appropriate control.
  • Close collaboration with ecosystem journey team and responsible data scientists to guarantee all relevant data is captured along the consumer journey and to ensure consumer opt-in allowing data processing and analysis.


  • Master's degree or higher in a related field of study
  • At least 5 years of experience as a data engineer, preferably in an international setting
  • Proven track record of building data warehouses and data pipelines combining data from multiple legal entities across multiple geographies
  • Strong command of relational databases and SQL. Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) data into a relational database.
  • Proficiency with Python or R, especially for data manipulation and analysis, and ability to build, maintain and deploy sequences of automated processes with these tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new techniques and troubleshoot code without support
  • Demonstrated ability to write clear code that is well-documented and stored in a version control system (we use Git).
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and be a self-starter.
  • Excellent listening, interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams, in both a lead and support role.
  • Use APIs to push and pull data from various data systems and platforms.
  • Experience working with cloud infrastructure services like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure is preferred
  • Effective time management skills, including demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects.


If you are interested, please apply using the online application button

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us on 052 724 17 89.


Salary and benefits

  • Fair salary, compensation models based on common goals, extra-mandatory BVG insurance.
  • Attractive pension fund with freely selectable pension plans.
  • 5 weeks' vacation - 6 weeks from age 60.
  • Paid four-week paternity leave.
  • Subsidized daycare center.

Health and flexibility

  • Healthy, ergonomic work environment.
  • We support home office and co-working spaces..
  • Sport@Zur Rose: Our own sports program with in-house trainers.
  • Monthly health massages in the company building.
  • Opportunity for free flu shots as well as free complementary medicine product for flu prevention.
  • Various in-house food options.
  • Great employee events.


  • Opportunity to purchase employee shares at discounted rates.
  • Discounts on public transport subscriptions subsidized by us.
  • Discounted cell phone subscriptions.
  • Purchasing discounts on the Zur Rose range.
  • Numerous purchasing benefits with external service providers and health insurance companies.


About us

As Europe's largest e-commerce pharmacy and one of the leading medical wholesalers in Switzerland, the Zur Rose Group delivers healthcare products to ten million consumers across Europe.
With its strong international presence, the Zur Rose Group consists of some of Europe's best-known brands - including Germany's DocMorris - and the group employs more than 1,800 people at sites in Switzerland, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and France.
The Group's Vision is to become The Healthcare Ecosystem of Europe bringing the best products and solutions enabled by data and digital to its customers along their journeys – its recent acquisition of the TeleClinic, Germany's largest telehealth provider, demonstrates its ambition in this space.
Building on its treatment delivery services, digital solutions, technology, data and analytics, Zur Rose Group is working to ensure better quality of life and better healthcare outcomes for everyone, anytime, anywhere; enabling access to health in one click.