Required languages:

English, German

Website Carbon Minds GmbH

Welcome to Carbon Minds. We drive innovation and sustainability in chemical products and actively shape change. We do this by making our customers‘ environmental impacts transparent using the life cycle assessment method, enabling the transformation to greater sustainability.

Imagine being part of an agile, motivated team that not only provides data, services, and consulting but has a clear goal to mitigate climate change and contribute to society. In doing so, we believe in collaboration, responsibility, and the integrity of our actions. Your ideas are not only heard but needed. The opportunity is here – be part of it as we reinvent the world of chemicals.

Your role

You will be responsible for our internal data pipelines and API-based applications
to generate and use our cm.chemicals database.


  • Technical responsibility for our data pipelines to and from our cm.chemicals database.
  • Design, development, and implementation of data streams, data structures, and repositories.
  • Design, development, and implementation of quality assurance processes and quality methods.
  • Optimization of digital data processing methods and processes.
  • Standardization of internal data structures and monitoring of data streams.
  • Technical onboarding of new team members.
  • Technical support for other teams within the company.

Job requirements

  • Completed STEM study with a data analysis focus, preferably computer science studies with a focus on applied computer science.
  • Relevant practical experience in digital data processing and data engineering.
  • Extensive knowledge of scripting languages (e.g. Python, MatLab, R, DAX), database query languages(e.g. SQL, QueryM, XMLQuery), and APIs (e.g. RESTful APIs, WebSocket APIs).
  • Experience with pipeline applications (e.g. KNIME, Snowflake, Talend).
  • Basic knowledge of meta data modeling.
  • Team spirit, strong communication skills, strong presentation skills.
  • Solution-oriented, analytical, and conceptual thinking.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and German

Benefits at Carbon Minds

  • First things first: Doing good for the environment!
  • Flexible working hours
  • Possibility of flexible home/office work in Cologne and the surrounding area
  • Personal development with a steep learning curve and varied tasks
  • A working environment in which your input is valued and implemented
  • Competitive salary from the start, based on a fixed salary structure that takes your experience into account
  • Dynamic and friendly team with monthly bonding activities
  • Employee benefits: Your choice between a Germany ticket or Urban Sports

You can find more information about us on

Please send (as a minimum) your CV and a cover letter highlighting your motivation for the job to [email protected]. Feel free to attach any further documents you think are important.

To apply for this job email your details to

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