Data Architect - Estonia - Competitive Salary and Benefits

Location Tallin, Estonia
Job Type Permanent
Salary Competitive Salary and Benefits
Reference 29722

My client an igaming vendor based in Estonia are seeking a Data Architect to join their rapidly growing team.

They are seeking a highly motivated, results focused Data Architect with a strong knowledge of Data Quality for Enterprise Data and Business Intelligence functions. As part of the Architect Team, you will assist in building innovative enterprise data solutions leveraging cloud technologies. This role will be responsible for ensuring data quality and integrity in data pipelines to leverage data at scale. This is a critical role to ensure data used for analytics and business intelligence are at the highest level of quality.

Additionally, you will be an expert problem solver with a strong understanding of the broad range of data technologies and platforms available and an excellent leader with superb communication skills.


The Role:

Solution Design 

  • Participate in architecture design and discussions 
  • Be part of the Agile team to collaborate and to help shape requirements 
  • Suggest improvements on executed audit of existing data model micro-services, data pipelines and BI   


Solution Delivery 

  • Support the development and design of the internal data integration framework 
  • Encourage collaboration between teams 
  • Ensure the solution delivery according to its Design Requirements 


Solution Operation 

  • Develop data quality and testing plans to validate data pipelines 
  • Develop data quality and testing plans to validate KPIs & quality trends for the data across multiple systems 
  • Assist in the design, development and implementation of automation testing, data quality processes and requirements 
  • Solve complex data issues around data integration, unusable data elements, unstructured data sets, and other data processing incidents 
  • Track and report on data issues 


Innovation & R&D 

  • Actively engage in data validation technology discovery and implementation for on-prem and cloud 
  • Teaching good data architectural design to technical leaders and engineering teams 
  • Assist with economic decision-making by reviewing all option in the build vs buy model and facilitating necessary discussion to arrive at decision making 
  • Develop scripts in SQL/Python/etc. to demonstrate data quality objectives 


Data Governance and Data Management 

  • Incorporate data quality standards and best practices into data pipelines 
  • Manage data model versions in source control and coordinate changes across team 
  • Prepare an easy to understand report for supervisors detailing achieved milestones and short-term project goals 
  • Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks 
  • Take ownership of end to end data quality and rules implementation 


Day to Day Business Needs analysis 

  • Works with system owners to resolve source data issues and refine transformation rules 
  • Work with Product and Solution Management, Product Owners, and other stakeholders to help ensure strategy and execution alignment 
  • Partner with enterprise teams, data scientist, architects to define requirements and solution 
  • Identifying how the client bring Data, analytics, machine learning and AI technologies into their platform stack 


To be successful in the role you’ll need:

Technical Experience 

  • Hands-on experience with programming languages such as SQL, Python, etc. 
  • Hands-on data validation experience on Google, AWS or Azure cloud technologies and no-SQL databases 
  • Experience with XML, JSON, CSV, PARQUET or ORC
  • Experience with big data environment and validation 
  • Experience with Streaming Data Solutions from Leading Cloud Providers, Apache Licenced, Confluence Solutions
  • Knowledge on Data Modeling for Different DBMS (Relational, Document DB-s, Key-Value DB-s, Timeseries, Graph DB-s)  
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office 
  • Experience from gaming and/or payment industry is a plus 
  • Experience of using Atlassian?JIRA, Confluence 


Professional Skills 

  • Proven experience as a Data architect with 5+ years’ experience  
  • Possess strong analytical skills with the ability to analyze, profile and validate data to identify potential data quality issues 
  • Be highly motivated and flexible 


Communication & Management Skills 

  • Have excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills 
  • Experience with the Agile development process preferred 
  • Manage financial information in a confidential and professional manner 
  • Proven track record of excellence and consistently delivered tasks in hand successfully 
  • Effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously 
  • A technical mindset with great attention to detail 
  • Have experience in a multi-dimensional data environment 
  • High quality organizational and leadership skills 
  • Outstanding communication and presentation abilities 
  • Create an environment of mutual influence 
  • Understand and empathize with others 
  • Coach people with powerful questions rather than use authority 
  • Think beyond day-to-day activities; apply systems thinking 
  • Support the teams’ commitments 
  • Be open and appreciate openness in others 
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders 
  • Good time-management skills 
  • Excellent written skills in English 
  • Ability to take initiatives? 
  • Result-driven 
  • Problem solver 


What’s on offer:

  • Opportunity to work in an awesome office
  • Opportunity to leave your mark on the online gaming industry field
  • A relaxed, exciting, and fun working environment in the office shared with like-minded people
  • Opportunity to learn and develop
  • Competitive salary based on experience and motivation package
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