Data Solutions Architect (BI)


Company Description

We Dream. We Do. We Deliver.

As a聽full-service, data-driven customer experience transformation,聽we partner with Top 500 companies in the DACH region and in Eastern Europe. Originally from Switzerland, Merkle DACH was created out of a merger Namics and Isobar - two leading full-service digital agencies.

Our 1200+ digital enthusiasts聽are innovating the way brands are built, through providing expertise in Digital Transformation strategy, MarTech platforms, Creativity, UX, CRM, Data, Commerce, Mobile, Social Media, Intranet and CMS. We are part of the global聽Merkle聽brand, the largest brand within the dentsu group, who shares with us a network of over 66,000 passionate individuals in 146 countries.

Job Description

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Provide thought leadership and drive architecture of Enterprise Analytics / BI and Data Science solutions to deliver scalable implementations using the latest cloud technologies in AWS/Azure and 3rd party BI platforms

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Translate business goals and use cases into technical solutions to deliver actionable insights for various business processes, especially in the area of sales, finance, e-commerce, manufacturing/logistics, banking or CRM. Become the technical SPoC for all stakeholders.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Set architectural vision and direction across a matrix of teams. Propose a conceptual/logical design for various data components and large volumes of data integrations.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Apply effective governance methods for long-term scalability, high availability, fault tolerance, and solution elasticity in alignment with enterprise architecture, security and infrastructure guidelines and standards.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Provide supervision and guidance to the implementation team (data engineers, data scientists, BI consultants, ..) to ensure the project is implemented as per business requirements

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Support pre-sales by proposing a technical solution and effort estimates

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Maintain an internal framework to ensure consistent & optimal delivery across projects.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Ensure full DevOps / DataOps automation of continuous development/test/deployment processes


Required Skills

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Bachelor鈥檚 or Master鈥檚 Degree in a technology-related field (e.g. Engineering, Computer Science, IT, etc.)

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 3+ years experience in design and build of data solutions, a combination of relevant areas:

    • Large-scale Data Lake / Datawarehouse (DWH) solutions
    • Big data pipelines / ETL / APIs (data ingestion, processing, transformation and activation) development, preferably in cloud-based tools/infrastructure
    • Business Intelligence projects, using BI tools like PowerBI, Tableau, Qlick Sense, Keboola, Tibco Spotfire 鈥
    • Data Science (Machine Learning) oriented solutions

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Understanding data concepts and patterns (Data Lake, Master Data Management, data quality, lambda architectures, streaming processing)

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Having a good business acumen, especially in sales, finance, e-commerce, manufacturing/logistics, banking or CRM areas

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Proficient in architecture methodologies and tools like diagraming (, Sparks EA, Confluence) and standards (Archimate, TOGAF)

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Experience with full software development lifecycle (CI/CD), including development skills using programming languages like Python/Java/Scala/C++ and relational/NoSQL databases

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Strong analytical and complex problem-solving skills

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Strong technical leadership, mentorship and collaboration

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Strong project management and organizational skills

Preferred Skills

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Proven experience with Data Lake / Datalakehouse implementations in AWS or Azure, using MS Azure (DataBricks, Data Factory, Data Lake, Cosmos DB, Event Hub, PowerBI, ..)聽 or AWS (Glue, EC2, EMR, RDS, Redshift, Sagemaker, 鈥) cloud services

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Understanding of Data Science (ML) concepts from both business and technical perspective

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Experience with ERP solutions like SAP, NetSuite

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Experience with Marketing, E-commerce and CRM solutions like Salesforce (Marketing Cloud, CDP, Commerce, CRM), Adobe (AEM, Analytics) or Google (GA, BigQuery)

Additional Information

With us, you will become part of:

  • An international, amazing team, where you can gain new/relevant experience
  • A dynamic and supportive environment where you will never happen to fall into a routine
  • Possibility to grow, in accordance with your skills and interests connected with future development
  • Start-up agile atmosphere
  • Friendly international team of creative minds

We, obviously, offer even more:

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Brand new offices in Prague and Brno centre with great accessibility

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Laptop and international tariff even for your private use

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Cafeteria of benefits to choose from 鈥 life insurance, pension insurance, Edenred Cafeteria and more are coming

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 5 weeks of paid vacation (25 days), 1 Wellness Day

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Medical advisory system 鈥

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Well-being benefit - Soulmio

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 We value self-education and learning new technologies, so we support all our team members in obtaining new certifications, attending learning tutorials and conferences etc.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 Flexible working hours

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 2 sick days

路聽聽聽聽聽聽 We have an employee breakfast regularly, we enjoy beer and wine and we create a lot of opportunities to get together for those who enjoy life, not only work.

You have questions about the job? Then write us an e-mail.

Merkle Recruiting-Team Deutschland
Our recruiting team is looking forward to hearing from you.

Maybe these jobs are of interest to you?

  • Solutions ArchitectPrague
  • Cloud & Integration EngineerPrague
  • IAM ConsultantPrague

We currently do not have any vacancies for the current selection.