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MLOps Engineer

MLOps Engineer

Overig Schipholgebouw Overig

Nice to know (you)

  • Working as an Machine Learning Operations (MLOps) Engineer in Schiphol offers a wide variety of challenges. Schiphol is a city of its own and that is reflected in the variety of data and use cases.
  • The Data, AI & Analytics (DnA) department oversees the strategic use of AI, data and applied data science across the Royal Schiphol Group to identify growth opportunities and areas for innovation with new data products and services. 
  • With 3,000 proud colleagues, we work toward our mission: "the world's most sustainable and high quality airports.

Connecting your world

As MLOps Engineer you will work in one of the few places in the Netherlands where you can literally look out of the window and see your software have direct impact. You can help connect the Netherlands with the rest of the world. How you take care of this? That’s up to you. We trust in the way you can distinguish between main and secondary issues and make connections. You put your talents to work at:

  • Developing reusable building blocks for machine learning infrastructure.
  • Developing, implementing and supporting machine learning solutions and data pipelines.
  • Transforming technical needs of the AI product teams into structural solutions.
  • Supporting and improving our software development lifecycle and best practices.
  • Designing, implementing, and testing cloud based (Azure) data intensive applications.


As MLOps Engineer you combine your experience ranging from Machine Learning, Software Engineering, DevOps, and Data Engineering. We expect you to interact with Schiphols solution architects and various IT platform teams to design and develop the right machine learning tooling and processes such that AI product teams can bring their models to production.

You've got this

Schiphol connects your world. With the best people, we make travel safe and responsible. You contribute to this by constantly coming up with new, clever things. Also, you are the talent who takes initiative to make improvements. In addition, for this position you have:

  • At least 4 years experience working with machine learning solutions including deployment and management in a production environment. 
  • Strong (4+ years) programming skills in Python.
  • Extensive experience with containerized application deployment technology, e.g. Kubernetes/OpenShift and Helm. 
  • Professional experience with the Azure Cloud platform, or translatable experience from AWS/GCP. 
  • Professional experience with declarative infra-as-code, e.g. Terraform. 
  • Professional experience with Databricks and (Py)Spark.  
  • Experience with (Confluent) Kafka, Splunk and/or OpenTelemetry are a plus. 

You get this

  • € 4744 to € 6582 gross per month (Schaal 12).
  • A 13th month (year-end bonus).
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours in a 36-hour work week.
  • An iPhone 14 or Samsung Galaxy S22. The choice is yours.


These are just some of our terms of employment that come with this position (based on a 36-hour work week). Schiphol Group has even more to offer you. For the complete overview of all terms and conditions of employment, please visit Conditions - Werken bij Schiphol Group.

About the Team

De juiste vertrek- en aankomsttijden op de schermen, een optimale werking van de toegangspoortjes en een goede werking van alle apps. Dankzij het werk van de afdeling IT & Data blijft Schiphol 24/7 draaien. Ruim 950 collega’s werken dagelijks met de nieuwste technologie aan het vliegveld van de toekomst. Zo helpen we mee aan de best mogelijke beleving. Voor reizigers, klanten en medewerkers. Op én rond het vliegveld.

Choose your destination

What are your talents? What dreams do you have? What is your story? We are curious about you and invite you to apply. You can apply by sharing your motivation and resume with us via the application button below.

  • Do you have questions about the application process? Contact Erwin Schuur, Recruitment Business Partner, by sending a message to: erwin.schuur@schiphol.nl.
  • For more information about applying at Schiphol Group: Job application process - Werken bij Schiphol Group. 
  • For the safety of our passengers and colleagues, an AIVD security screening (VGB B civil aviation) is always part of the recruitment process. 

About Schiphol Group

With 3,000 proud colleagues, we go the extra mile to connect the Netherlands with the rest of the world in the best possible way. Innovation, safety and cooperation are at the forefront. Together we give more meaning to travel and contribute to the economy and society. For more than 100 years. In the Netherlands and beyond. By the way, did you know that:

... Schiphol Group owns and operates Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Lelystad Airport? We also have a majority stake in Eindhoven Airport.
… there were a total of 61.7 million travellers from and to Schiphol Airport in 2023? 
... as a MLOps Engineer will be joining the business area Data, AI & Analytics (DnA)?

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Kom werken in de magie van Schiphol Group

Schiphol. Een unieke werkplek waar altijd iets gebeurt. Als een ‘city that never sleeps’. Altijd mensen in beweging en verbinding. Reizigers, collega’s, security, schoonmakers en medewerkers van horeca en winkels. Een wereld die 24/7 doordraait.

Daar speel jij dagelijks een belangrijke rol bij Schiphol Group. Een rol met betekenis en impact. Een rol waarin je écht verschil maakt. Een rol waar je trots op kunt zijn.

Van bepalen hoe we de luchthaven inrichten tot het ontwikkelen van een reizigersapp. Met denkers en doeners. En dat met de blik gericht op een duurzame en innovatieve toekomst voor een schonere, stillere en slimmere luchthaven.

Welkom in onze wereld!

Hoe werkt het solliciteren op deze vacature?

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