We're Ushering a New Era of Data Participation. Interested?

We’re shaping the way companies manage data by helping customers connect the right data, insights, and algorithms for all Data Citizens. When everyone across the organization is enabled with data, true transformation can take place. We are building a team of exceptional people to help us deliver on that promise. If you are interested in a career at the leading edge of technology, we look forward to hearing from you.

How you'll make an impact at Collibra:

As an engineer in the Edge squad, you will work on one of the core services provided by the Collibra Platform.Edge is a key component in Collibra’s data intelligence product offering, enabling our cloud platform to access customer's data in the most secure way. You will work intensively with the other development tribes, which are developing data processing flows on top of the Edge service.

Edge is deployed on top of a Kubernetes cluster and continuously deployed through Argo CD. A lot of our micro-services are developed in Java, communicating with each other over Kafka or REST. Cloud eco-system, horizontal scalability, resilience, rolling upgrades, and system observability are crucial. Ready to take up the challenge?

A day in the life of a Backend Engineer for Edge team at Collibra:

You will be building exciting new features together with your Edge team members (Engineers, PO, QA). Your responsibilities will include:

  • Formulate and suggest new ideas and features to further improve our products
  • Discuss technical solutions with engineers and architects
  • Together with the other engineers you will develop and implement new functionalities with a passion for quality
  • Use Jira to track your progress while keeping a fully working product
  • Keep our build, test and deploy pipelines healthy
  • Review code changes from your peers before they go into the mainline in Git.
  • Cooperate closely with QA engineers to make sure you write the necessary tests
  • Demo fully finished parts
  • Actively participate in the Scrum ceremonies
  • Achieve many great things of which to be proud, and fall asleep happily after a great working day!

You Have:

  • passion for quality, good design and clean code
  • 5+ years of experience in enterprise development using Java
  • Deep hands-on experience with Docker and preferable Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of Kafka (or any other stream-processing platform) - big plus!
  • Experience with AWS,  GCP or similar - great asset!
  • Experience building - and testing - tools and have experience with CI/CD
  • An Agile and positive mindset
  • A great passion about creating and finishing new things
  • You love challenges and problem solving and have no fear for the unknown
  • Ability to work on a diverse and global team
  • You’re fully capable of working in an English environment
  • You are disciplined, flexible and willing to learn and improve

We Offer:

  • A friendly, agile and rapidly growing environment where your input will be valued and growth is fostered
  • Ongoing opportunities to collaborate with fellow Collibrians globally for great initiatives, team meetings, trainings, and conferences
  • Flexible working hours = quality > quantity
  • A spacious office easily accessible from Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, etc. and a company car & fuel card or an eco-friendly mobility budget to get you there
  • Bi-monthly catered lunches, in addition to meal vouchers. Never go hungry again!
  • Did we mention happy hour?
  • A state-of-the art laptop
  • And of course, competitive benefits, compensation and equity.


Collibra is not currently accepting unsolicited assistance or resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms or agencies to Collibra or its employees, agents, directors or representatives in any form or method without a valid written agreement covering this position will be deemed the sole property of Collibra. No fee shall be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Collibra as a result of the referral or through other means.