Data Architect

Confidential Company - Smart Village, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • The BI Data architect is a core member of the agile team implementing BI solutions.
  • The BI architect designs and builds data models for such BI solutions in order to fulfill the strategic data needs of the business.
Job Requirements

Technical Qualifications:

  • Understands the concepts and principles of data modelling and is able to produce, maintain and update relevant data models for specific business needs.
  • Reverse engineers’ data models from a live system.
  • Undertakes data profiling and source system analysis and can present clear insights to colleagues to support the end use of the data.
  • Uses the most appropriate medium to visualise/present data to tell compelling and actionable stories relevant for business goals
  • Real hands on designing, maintaining and building conceptual, logical and physical database models
  • Strong experience in different ETL tools (Datameer is a plus)
  • Breadth of knowledge not only in established data management and reporting technologies, but also emerging data technologies: (classic RDBM, columnar and NoSQL databases, Big Data Solutions, Data science, predictive analytics, data visualization, unstructured data streaming technologies)
  • Strong experience in Business Process Modelling (BPM)
  • Awareness of ethical aspects of data
  • Understands data governance and how it works in relation to other organisational governance structures
  • Capable of taking responsibility for the assurance of data solutions and making recommendations to ensure compliance
  • Makes complex and technical information and language simple and accessible for non-technical audiences

Personal Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • 3+ Years’ experience in a similar role working with large scale platforms.
  • Working in international, distributed teams
  • Experience of working on projects that span multi-disciplinary areas of differing size and complexity to meet business expectations and deliver results
  • Confident and able to liaise and influence at all levels within Vodafone and/or relevant customer organizations
  • Able to communicate effectively across organisational, technical and political boundaries, understanding the context
  • Understands business requirements
  • Drives improvements and process innovation

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating the structure and flow of data within the solution
  • Develops data standards for a specific component while analysing where data standards have been applied or breached and undertakes an impact analysis of that breach
  • Investigates different data sources on the possible transport technologies (stream/batch, schedules/freshness)
  • Collects, collates, cleanses, synthesises and interprets data to derive meaningful and actionable insights
  • Generates a Common Information Model
  • Maps systems and interfaces used to manage data
  • Sets standards for data management
  • Discovers all relevant data sets from all stakeholders