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Become a Data Engineer

Develop the specific skills you need to enhance your job profile and become one of the sought-after experts to close the Tech & Data skills gap at Bertelsmann. Learn flexibly with the most in-demand tech learning providers.

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Udacity Inc. € 2.150 / 6-months license

Various course or license starting dates according to your chosen learning partner (please see on peoplenet)

What you will learn

To impart all the knowledge and skills necessary for the role of data engineer in the areas of:

  • Software development for advanced users (Python, R, SQL, etc.)
  • Advanced Data Management (Database Technology, Big Data, Machine Learning Engineering, etc.)
  • Theoretical Basics (Statistics, Mathematics, Statistical & Machine Learning)


  • Acquire the competencies and skills necessary for working in the field of data science
  • Can develop in their current role, or qualify for a new role
  • Benefit from a selected, well-structured and quality-checked digital learning curriculum
  • Learn from experts with a high practical relevance
  • Exchange information on challenges and best practices in communities
  • Can apply the learning content directly in their everyday professional life
  • Can continue their education according to their individual knowledge, independent of time and place
  • Have the opportunity to develop further by completing a certificate or university degree

Who will benefit

  • All Bertelsmann employees who want to further their education as data engineers, or deepen their knowledge
  • The data engineer deals with the topics of data extraction, transformation and integration at the beginning of the data science process cycle, as well as the continuous operation of data science models at the end
  • The goal is – typically in close coordination with a data analyst or data scientist – to make evaluable data available for their analyses and to bring the resulting models into operation
  • Requirements: Very good knowledge in the areas of standard and big data management, as well as excellent machine learning engineering and software development expertise, e.g. in Python or Java

What you can expect

  • Learning path with course programme especially designed for the role
  • Modern online learning experience from selected learning providers with high quality standards
  • From short learning nuggets for solving current problems, to Nanodegree and recognized university certificate
  • Self-directed learning according to individual abilities, needs – at one's own pace, independent of time and place
  • Interactive learning formats with learning controls to check your own learning progress