Data Architecture

As a Data Architect, you will play a critical role in designing and implementing the data architecture and infrastructure that enables efficient data management, integration, and analysis.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement the overall data architecture strategy and roadmap.
  • Design and optimize data models, schemas, and database structures.
  • Define data integration and ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to gather data requirements and define data standards.
  • Ensure data security, integrity, and compliance with data governance policies.
  • Evaluate and recommend data technologies, tools, and frameworks.
  • Establish data storage and retrieval mechanisms for structured and unstructured data.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop data solutions aligned with business needs.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to data engineering and development teams.


Typical requirements:

  • Bachelor/Master’s/PhD in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Data Architect or in a similar role.
  • Strong understanding of database management systems, data modelling, and data integration concepts.
  • Proficiency in data modelling tools and techniques (e.g., ER/Studio, Erwin, UML).
  • In-depth knowledge of data architecture patterns, standards, and frameworks.
  • Experience with ETL tools and technologies (e.g., Informatica, Talend).
  • Familiarity with big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Spark) and cloud-based data platforms.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to convey complex concepts to stakeholders.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively in a cross-functional environment.


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