Full-time, Brussels

Data Architect

Are you the Data Architect we need?

The task

In the department of Enterprise Information Management, the Data Architect is responsible for setting up a functional and technical roadmap that is aligned with the company’s strategy in collaboration with the EIM team lead.

To realize this task, you’ll:

  • Define the Business Intelligence and Big Data functional and technical roadmap;
  • Validate and consolidate the BI data models (Data Vaul, Data Marts);
  • Define standards and guidelines for all BI and Big Data tools;
  • Ensure that tools comply with the previously set standards and guidelines;
  • Participate in Enterprise Architecture committees to evaluate the impact of different projects on BI and Big Data;
  • Stay up to date with the latest technological trends in your field;
  • Be the guardian of all data (Custodian);
  • Maintain and update the MDM, glossary, and other data-related features;
  • Analyze the demands of the business and evaluate their feasibility together with the analyst developers.

You’ll deliver:

  • The technical and functional roadmap for the BI and Big Data environment;
  • The data model for Data Vault;
  • The data model for Data Marts;
  • The guidelines and standards for technical implementation of the technical architecture’s different layers and the various BI and Big Data tools;
  • The glossary.


You have:

  • Experience in telecom, cable television, ISP, media content, and similar fields;
  • Extensive knowledge of the approaches, methods, types of architecture, and tools typically used for BI and Big Data;
  • Knowledge of AWS architecture and the various components we have implemented internally: AWS S3, AWS Redshift, Talend, Tableau, Elastic Map Reduce.

You are:

  • Able to organize the analysts’ work;
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely;
  • Able to delegate tasks effectively;
  • Able to anticipate and manage risks;
  • Able to coach people;

Interested in this position?

Sarah Moreau

Reach out to our recruitment director, Sarah Moreau.

  • sarah.moreau@xplus.eu
  • +3248673419