Senior Data Architect
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Roles & responsibilities
Lead the development of the data architecture and information model for large systems with a focus on quick iterations and maintainability.
Work with other stakeholders to understand their data requirements and extend existing or develop new information models to meet those needs.
Design and implement schemas for SQL and noSQL databases.
Provide tools and best practices for data access control, data versioning, and migration strategies for other teams.
Lead cross-functional teams that take ownership of the full software lifecycle.
Proactively address problems with a research-thinking mindset and critically think about the pros and cons of different approaches.
Write clean, maintainable, and well-commented source code.
Master’s degree or PhD in computer science, electrical engineering, or a related field.
5+ years of industry work experience or equivalent.
Expertise in information modelling, knowledge representation, and schema design.
Working experience with SQL and noSQL databases.
Familiarity with microservices and resource-oriented architectures.
Exceptionally strong understanding of fundamentals and problem solving skills.
Understanding of software development best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, design patterns, source control management, and test automation.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.