Data Architect

Data Architect.

Data Architect



CHF120000 - CHF140000 per annum




Data Architecture

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Company Overview: my client is a leading provider of tailored data services and products, delivering a comprehensive suite encompassing architecture, platform engineering, data engineering, and the implementation of advanced machine learning applications.

Role Description: As a Data Architect, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our data and AI solutions. Your responsibilities include:

  • Architecting Excellence: Designing sophisticated data and AI solutions, both on cloud and on-premises, to meet complex business needs.
  • Analytical Insight: Conduct thorough requirements analysis, meticulously selecting platforms, and crafting impeccable system and application architectures.
  • Engineering Collaboration: Collaborating closely with engineering teams to guide the development, testing, and seamless deployment of proposed solutions.
  • Security and Integrity: Implementing industry-leading security and encryption practices to ensure the confidentiality and integrity of data.
  • Technical Pre-sales Support: Offering adept technical support during pre-sales activities, helping to showcase the value and efficacy of our solutions.
  • Project Leadership: Orchestrating and managing customer projects with agile methodologies, including roles as project leader or SCRUM master.
  • Internal Contributions: Contributing internally to growth by providing strategic input, hosting knowledge-sharing tech sessions, and mentoring new team members.

Optional Skills that Distinguish: They value these additional competencies:

  • Agile Mastery: Proficiency in agile frameworks like SCRUM and/or SAFe, facilitating seamless project execution.
  • Team Leadership: Demonstrated prowess as a strong team player, adept at collaborative problem-solving.
  • Education and Mentorship: Proficiency in teaching and coaching, nurturing talent within the organization.
  • AI Profundity: A strong grasp of machine learning theory and practice, enhancing your solution architecture.
  • Container Proficiency: Knowledge of container technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, and OpenShift, enabling versatile deployments.
  • Data Governance Expertise: Experience with data cataloging, governance, and data lineage practices and tools, ensuring meticulous data management.

Candidate Profile: They seek individuals embodying:

  • Academic Excellence: A degree in computer science or equivalent, reflecting a strong educational foundation.
  • Swiss Work Authorization: Eligibility to work in Switzerland, ensuring a seamless integration into our team.
  • Practical Prowess: Hands-on experience with data and AI applications, including Hadoop, Kafka, Databricks, Azure Synapse, and GCP AutoML.
  • Coding Competence: Proficiency in programming languages such as Java or Python, demonstrating technical mastery.
  • Architectural Dexterity: Expertise in designing solutions within distributed systems, including large data warehouses, relational databases, and NoSQL platforms.
  • Cloud Competence: A history of working with public cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, or GCP.
  • Problem-Solving Acumen: A track record of astute problem-solving skills, navigating challenges with finesse.
  • Global Mobility: Willingness to travel as needed to collaborate with clients and stakeholders.
  • Linguistic and Communication Mastery: Exceptional proficiency in both written and verbal communication in German and English.
  • Autonomous Efficiency: The ability to manage tasks independently with minimal supervision.

Insight into them: Discover the essence:

  • A dynamic team of over 20 highly motivated engineers with diverse professional backgrounds.
  • A collaborative and inspiring work environment, fostering easy communication and teamwork.
  • A commitment to diversity, multiculturalism, and equal opportunities.
  • Monthly company-wide meetings cultivate a positive team culture.

Your Benefits Await: Embark on a journey to unlock your potential:

  • Explore our top 10 benefits, a testament to our commitment to our team's well-being.
  • Our benefits are more than words; they are a reflection of our living values. Feel free to inquire with their team for confirmation.

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Luke Driscoll

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