Data Developer / ETL Developer (m/f/d)

Welcome at CENTOGENE!

We are the experts in rare hereditary diseases. We know the genetic basis and the clinical phenotype of genetic disorders inside-out. Our platform is based on the world’s largest curated mutation database for rare diseases. We have an unrivaled global diagnostic footprint, and an unmatched ability to derive diagnostic solutions to accurately identify rare disease patients and accelerate the path to approval for new orphan drugs.

How do we do this? By bringing together more than 350 individuals from 45 different countries to transform clinical and genetic data into medical solutions for patients. We work together at our HQ in Rostock, Germany, and also at additional offices in Berlin and laboratory facilities in Cambridge MA. Our employees - medical experts, scientists, IT professionals, bioinformaticians, technicians, researchers, project managers, and many more - are all passionate about one thing: improving the lives of our patients.

Does this sound like you? If it does, we’d love to hear from you.

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the high quality of the developed software and the corresponding documentation
  • Ability to build Talend ETL processes using Talend data integration and data quality tools in an AWS environment
  • Develop, test, implement and maintain automated ETL operations for a variety of data sources and data marts
  • Create and execute test plans, document assumptions, methodologies and validation techniques
  • Ability to prepare test data and investigate/identify potential issues within ETL pipelines, notify end-users and propose adequate solutions
  • Quality assurance of documents and source code

You have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Degree in computer science, a comparable education or skills demonstrated by several years of practical work experience as software developer (ideally with certificate)
  • 5+ years of working experience with leading ETL tools such as Talend (must), AWS Glue , SSIS etc.
  • Expert level demonstrated experience in developing code, implementation and adopting to cloud strategy
  • Practical experience in various SQL/NoSQL databases, Big data technologies (Hadoop, HDFS, Spark, Hbase , Hive, Sqoop)
  • Profound knowledge in Java, XML and several data warehouse architecture techniques such as EDW, ODS, DM, ROLAP and MOLAP

Those advantages are waiting for you at CENTOGENE:

  • Talents are individually supported by internal and external trainings
  • An international career in a multicultural environment
  • Regular company events from us as one team
  • Massages available during working time
  • Weekly fresh fruit baskets
  • Bike-leasing allows an environmentally-friendly and reasonable travel to work
  • In case of language barriers we offer German and English classes
  • Precaution and financial protection guaranteed by company pension scheme

Applications from severely disabled people with appropriate suitability are explicitly welcome. Severely disabled applicants and equivalent status are given preferential consideration in the event of equal qualification.


Make CENTOGENE your next career move

For those who embark on a career with CENTOGENE, they’ll enjoy an exciting, dynamic, entrepreneurial and extremely fast-paced environment. Working alongside dedicated colleagues, CENTOGENE employees enjoy other benefits including upskilling from a dedicated training department, yoga classes, company-sponsored bicycle leasing, German language classes, and new state-of-the-art premises conveniently located featuring roof terraces and an in-house fitness center. For employees new to Rostock we’ll also support on finding local housing.

Who we are

CENTOGENE is a rare disease company focused on transforming clinical, genetic, and biochemical data into medical solutions for patients. We are focused on bringing rationality to treatment decisions and accelerating the development of new orphan drugs by using our knowledge of the global rare disease market, including its epidemiological and clinical heterogeneity and our innovative biomarkers.

As one of the largest rare disease companies worldwide, CENTOGENE is dedicated to transforming the science of genetic information into solutions and hope for patients with rare diseases and their families.


Marica Keppler:
+49 381 80113 668