Senior Data Architect –

Introduction

A new role is available at WESTPOLE BENELUX – Senior Data Architect

Organization

Luxembourg – Consulting Services

Function

We are currently searching for a Senior Data Architect to work with one of our clients. Their IT unit is in charge of building and deploying solutions for their strategic business lines (Fund Administration, Transfer Agent, Private Equity), and they are are looking for a Senior Data Architect to meet the growing needs and to strengthen the Funds Platform.

The successful candidate will work with developers and functional teams to ensure the smooth running of projects. The Data Architect will be involved in the operational requests, implementing specific requirements (and providing the second line of assistance to the business teams).

Your Responsibilities:

  • Acting as a link between different domains of the platform to align the data roadmaps
  • Adopting a global vision and understanding of data needs by proposing new solutions to address challenges around funds data
  • Interacting actively with the development team and technical teams
  • Ensuring existence of a clear and up-to-date inventory of the data and API’s produced on the platform with associated standard data vocabulary and definitions
  • Providing qualitative analysis of business user needs and evaluating the feasibility of their requirements
  • Aligning data needs, usage and storage with the corporate strategy
  • Providing level 3 support to the Luxembourg business team with regards to data needs
  • Understanding cloud infrastructure (Iaas, Pass, Saas) and cloud technologies

Requirements

  • A degree in computer science, information system, mathematics, or similar
  • At least 5 years of previous experience in Engineering department/Development team
  • Experience in data streaming
  • Solid skills in SQL, NoSql, NewSql
  • Proven skills in Messaging oriented middle-ware (Kafka, for example)
  • Knowledge of the funds industry, business and its processes
  • Ability to address problems with methodologies, best practices
  • Ability to anticipate and to be proactive
  • Strong motivation to continuously increase quality and efficiency
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Capacity to work on multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously
  • Autonomous, rigorous and well organized
  • Clear and concise communication in both English and French

Information

Ilona Grekova

[email protected]

Application

Ilona Grekova

[email protected]

Our values

We do not only have a set of value that guide our daily choices, but they are really embedded in our DNA. We call it WESTPOLE MENTALITY. Our culture respects individuality and growth for each employee, and if you join our family you will be in contact every day with our values, which represent the way we face our daily challenges.