Data Architect

  • Basis:  Full-Time (Remote)
  • Closing Date:  26 Apr, 2024
  • Job Ref:  KMP-89786

Job Description

N-iX is looking for an experienced and mature Data Architect to participate in projects with cutting-edge technologies.

Our customer is the leading school transportation provider in North America, being the owner of more than half of all yellow school buses in the United States. Every day, the company completes 5 million student journeys, moving more passengers than all U.S. airlines combined and delivering reliable, quality services for 1,100 school districts. N-iX has built a successful cooperation with the client delivering a range of complex initiatives. As a result, N-iX has been selected as a strategic long-term partner to drive digital transformation on an enterprise level, fully remodelling the technology landscape for 55,000 employees and millions of people across North America.


  • Serve as a primary technical expert of the data platform and reporting teams creating data solutions.
  • Design end-to-end data architectures from scratch that support application and data platforms. Skills must include data ingestion, storage, processing, integration, and visualization, to meet clients’ specific business needs.
  • Develop data models, data flows, and data integration strategies to ensure seamless and efficient data management across various systems and platforms.
  • Provide guidance and technical expertise to development teams in implementing data solutions, ensuring compliance with best practices and industry standards.
  • Perform data profiling, data quality assessments, and data governance activities to ensure data accuracy, integrity, and security.
  • Mentor and guide data engineers to help fill gaps in the process between the data architecture and the detailed engineering process
  • Document and organize architecture standards using standard methods such as confluence, Erwin, lucid chart or other equivalent methods
  • Collaborate with data scientists and analysts to enable advanced analytics and data-driven insights through the implementation of appropriate data structures and algorithms.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging trends, technologies, and industry best practices in data architecture, analytics, and cloud computing, and provide thought leadership to the team.
  • Act as a trusted advisor to clients, providing strategic recommendations and guidance on data-related initiatives.


  • Proven experience (5+ years) working as a Data Solutions Architect or a similar role in a consulting environment.
  • At least 10 years experience in IT with a focus on Data Engineering.
  • Experience with designing data platforms on AWS. Including designing and implementing Redshift, Aurora, Glue, Lake Formation, S3, Lambda, Kinesis, Kafka, CodeCommitt and other data related services.
  • Proven experience in building MDM solutions.
  • Proven hands-on experience with Snowflake and DBT.
  • Extensive knowledge of relational and non-relational databases, data warehouses, ETL / ELT processes, and data management tools.
  • Experience with various kinds of models including but not limited to C4, 4+1.

We offer:

  • Flexible working format, remote, office-based or flexible.
  • A competitive salary and a good compensation package.
  • Personalized career growth.
  • Professional development tools (mentorship program, tech talks and trainings, centers of excellence, and more.)
  • Active tech communities with regular knowledge sharing.
  • Education reimbursement.
  • Paid vacation days, sick leaves, and days off.
  • Healthcare and sports programs.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Memorable anniversary presents.
  • Corporate events and team building.

  • Salary:  €90,000-€110,000