data architect

Location: hasselt, hasselt
Date Posted: 28-09-2017
Who you are
● Min. 5 years of relevant experience in business intelligence, data analysis, modeling & governance
● Focus on data quality, accuracy & consistency in sourcing, capturing, transforming and preparing data -
prefer the double check rather than risk of error
● Have a good understanding & preferably experience in setup of big data environment, in order to be able to
estimate the needs for and complementarities of different technologies before jumping in specific tools.
● Business case driven in the deployment of additional tools: added value in decision making via close
collaboration with business stakeholders, vs extra cost
● Good communication skills / rather extravert than introvert
● Fluent in Dutch & English (verbal & written)
What you’ll do
● Take commitment & full ownership on technical side, deliverables & project management
○ In close collaboration with Strategic Marketer (who is “program manager” in data-driven
marketing vision, and who collects business requests from Sales, Marketing and Product Teams).
○ Discuss these business requests with Technical Architect in R&D (who is proactively involved soon
as there is any impact to be expected on the technical infrastructure) to make sure architecture and
set-up is service-oriented and sustainable in production.
○ Key responsibilities lie on the technical side of data integration, quality, accuracy and consistency
(ACID for small data), and performance and scalability (BASE on big data).
Make sure the architecture in both small & big data is performance-driven: querying speeds for real-time
You’ll report to CTO/R&D Lead
What sets you apart
● Hands-on attitude: search for innovative ways to answer business needs, be it developing (more efficient)
queries, revising database structures for the purpose at hand, or finding useful back-end or front-end tools to
serve the needs
● IT-readiness:
○ Knowledge of Java 8 and SQL is required
○ Knowledge of Python, R, Scala … is a plus
● Getting things done rather than 9 to 5 mentality
● Min. 4 days per week available on-site to guarantee service continuity & proactivity
Indien iemand een geode kandidaat heft ontvang ik graag de cv’s
Interesse in deze vacature?
Contacteer Rob Peeters
T: 0494 89 02 70


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