Principal Big Data Architect

Advertised Category: 
Big Data
Software Architecture
Category Description: 
Information Technology\Big Data & Statistics & Data Science & Data Analysis
Czech Republic
Big Data, Hive, Spark, Kafka, HBase, HDFS, Dockers, OpenShift, Kubernetes, Java, Python

About the Client

Our client is providing international courier, parcel, and express mail services. It is the world's largest logistics company operating around the world.

About the Role

For our client, we’re looking for a Big Data Architect. This is a senior role, which will drive client´s Big Data landscape to the next level. Apply and be part of one of the most impactful teams in client´s organisation.
You will work in AI & Data Applications Center of Excellence which is a new, rapidly growing department, rising to tackle this data challenge. They are an all-in data team, spanning from Data Engineering to Data Science. Their key purpose is to manage the petabytes of data the client has and turn them into value.


- Design and develop solutions to integrate various data sources across client´s business
- Propose alternative concepts and communicate their advantages and disadvantages
- Assess feasibility of use cases
- Contribute to roadmaps of Big Data architectures
- Provide mentorship and feedback to more junior team members
- Work in agile mode
- Be part of a highly international team around the globe


- Master degree in computer science or related field
- 3+ years of experience in the role of Big Data Architect or related
- 3+ years of experience in Hadoop technologies: Hive, Spark, Kafka, HBase, HDFS
- Experience with development in Java, Python, or both
- Knowledge of Dockers, OpenShift, Kubernetes; interconnection of the these technologies to Hadoop/MapR is a plus
- Knowledge of modeling languages and tools (UML, MS Visio)
- Experience with Jira and Confluence
- Technology agnostic mindset with a proven experience to identify and learn new systems, languages and frameworks

Nice to Have Skills

- PhD in computer science or related field
- Experience with programming in Scala
- Knowledge of visualization tools (Tableau, PowerBI)
- Experience in creating CI/CD pipelines
- Knowledge of Machine Learning principles and tools
- Knowledge of AutoML tools (e.g. Data Robot)
- Certification in agile (PMI-ACP, Scrum Alliance)
- Experience with Azure and AWS environments
- Experience with Ansible scripts

How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on .
Mission statement

Our mission is to offer variety of matching jobs to qualified candidates and fulfil our client recruitment and project needs. We have decided to operate and source in Eastern European countries.

Contact us

Klariská 14, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia
Lidická 700/19, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic Phone: +421 903 427089
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