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Zeppelin Power Systems GmbH & Co. KG

Data Engineer (m/f/x)

Zeppelin Power Systems is a leading provider of drive, propulsion, traction and energy systems based on Caterpillar engines (Cat and MaK) for industrial and marine applications, rail vehicles, oil and gas industry and power generation. Zeppelin Power Systems is part of Zeppelin Group. The Zeppelin Group operates more than 220 sites around the world. In the 2019 fiscal year, it had approximately 10,000 employees who generated sales of 3.1 billion euros. The Zeppelin Group offers solutions in the following areas: construction-, mining- and agricultural machinery, rental equipment and project solutions; propulsion and energy systems; engineering and plant engineering. It also develops new digital business models for the construction and industry sectors.  Zeppelin Power Systems is recruiting now Data Engineer (m/f/x) for our digital development team.

Our team is responsible for building digital products based on telematics data combined with external data sources for a wide range of different applications, i.e. marine vessels, locomotives, combined heat and power plants.


  • Being part of our digital development team, you will develop and operate (DevOps) multiple data services and user-visible systems in a test-driven manner.
  • You will build up a unified data sink by connecting, consolidating, and transferring data from multiple internal and external sources (API’s, databases, filesystems, etc.).
  • You will use and extend our existing code base working together with our colleagues as well as external development teams. Communicating and collaborating with peer engineers is a natural part of your tasks.
  • Likewise, you will have a keen eye on documentation, consistency and modularity of our code base.
  • You enjoy communicating and working independently as well as part of a team. You think beyond your given task and always have the bigger picture in mind.
  • You strive to provide efficient solutions for challenging problems, and you are motivated to implement scalable solutions in a DevOps environment.
  • You have solid Python skills and experiences in designing, testing and debugging REST APIs.
  • You have experience with relational databases and SQL.
  • You are familiar with containerized application deployment and monitoring.
  • You have proven experience in some of the following technologies/areas: Microservice Architecture (Python Based [Flask, FastAPI], RESTful), Kafka, MQTT, RabbitMQ, PostgresSQL, Redis, S3 / MinIO, JSON, AWS (Amazon Web Services), Docker, Docker-compose, CircleCI, Linux.
  • You are proficient in English or German.

At Zeppelin Power Systems you experience an innovative culture in a reputable established company, with short decision paths, transparency, and lots of space for new ideas all based on the values of Ferdinand Graf von Zeppelin. As a future-oriented foundation company, we act socially and sustainably. As a Zeppeliner, you will benefit from a wide range of development opportunities in our respective business units to develop yourself.