Data Extraction Engineer

Job description

We are looking to enforce our team with a Data Extraction Engineer who will be responsible for collecting and processing all data that is handled through Ockto. As our Data Extraction Engineer, you like to be a true pioneer. By building smart algorithms, you make sure the Ockto platform always work, for all users. You like to take the initiative and set up the processes yourself! Ockto delivers its platform as a Cloud service. Because Ockto works primarily with sensitive personal data, data protection and security are crucial points of interest for us.

What you will do:

  • You’ll be responsible for technologies within Ockto that we use to collect data at government databases;

  • Expand and optimize our ‘semantic search engine’;

  • Develop, innovate and expand our Ockto platform;

  • Work closely together with innovation teams at top-financial organisations like ABN AMRO, Rabobank, PGGM, Aegon en Volksbank.

We offer a working environment where:

  • You’ll be working on exciting in-depth IT projects with high-tech solutions;

  • You’ll have concrete growing perspectives (a place where you get better);

  • We respect a good work/life balance;

  • We acknowledge your talents and allow you to apply them.

Also, you can expect:

  • A good salary;

  • A Macbook Pro;

  • Phone- and travel-allowance;

  • A tailor made educational program;

  • Collective insurances;

  • A pension-scheme.


The world is at your feet, and you’re ready to conquer it. You want to live up to your full potential and are ready to go for it. No, is never an answer for you and you always search for the best possible solution. You’re confident and you can communicate your opinion. Also, we like you to have:

  • A relevant bachelor’s degree (like Informatica, Artificial Intelligence, Information Science);

  • Demonstrable knowledge of coding;

  • Demonstrable knowledge of Natural Language Processing and technology that enables this;

  • Demonstrable knowledge of RDF/OWL;

  • Experience in analysing unstructured data is a pre;

  • A flexible mindset, and natural curiosity that allows you to learn quickly about new technologies;

  • Great communication skills, for internal and external stakeholders, also in English.

About us

Ockto is the online platform to collect and share personal data in a secure way. With the Ockto platform, consumers have access to their data that is be stored at De Belastingdienst, the UWV, MijnOverheid, but also banks and insurers. This information can then be shared with organisations that require it.

For example, Ockto makes getting a mortgage or check your pension-situation, easy and fast. It gives you quick insights in your financial status, without having to go through all the paperwork. That saves a lot of time and efforts!

Ockto was founded in 2015 by Yellowtail, has a fintech start-up culture and is run by a compact team. Most big banks and insurers are now connected to Ockto. The upcoming years, Ockto will grow rapidly and expand the platform significantly.

Your data is safe
At Ockto (and the other entities falling under Yellowtail Group) we use your motivation, CV and other data only during the application-process to review the candidate. Whenever the process ends, we only save your name and the way to found us for one more year. This is only to get insights on our recruiting channels. All other personal data will be deleted.

We will only use the personal data you have provided in this application to respond to your application and to provide follow-up on your application.