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Senior Data IT Architect

Date:  09-Jan-2021
Job ID:  3496
Company:  Alpiq AG

Olten, CH

Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full-time position
Job Level:  Experienced professionals
LinkedIn:  #LI-SFCH

Alpiq Group IT is a digital process enabling, integrated function across the business departments, who is supporting the definition of architectures and IT solutions for the growth of our organization. We offer a collaborative and dynamic environment with growth opportunities.

We are looking for a Senior Data and Enterprise Architect who demonstrates initiative, has several years of professional experience in the lead of complex IT projects and a passion for working in a dynamic environment to strengthen the Group IT team. 
Your responsibilities  

  • Act as Service Matter Expert (SME) for the enterprise data and Master Data Management (MDM) strategy
    • Design the MDM strategy by assessing current enterprise data models and requirements; design target data architecture
    • Ensure data lifecycle governance; Design GDPR relevant data processes
  • Act as SME for data tools and platforms in target Cloud environment(s)
    • Sound understanding of pros and cons of data platforms from multi cloud vendors, in particular AWS, Azure and GCP
    • Design data migration, integration and distribution patterns in Cloud environments; design logical and technical common data models for the integration platform (iPaaS)
    • Sound understanding of ETL and ELT processes, Data Lake platforms and architectures in Cloud environments
  • Act as SME for Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM) tools and/or frameworks (focus on TOGAF, Zachman); ensure that applications and data meta-models are consistent
  • Collaborate with other domain architects to design a massive Cloud-migration strategy
  • Support security team to design data security solutions

Your profile

  • Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or equivalent (University, University of applied Science)
  • At least 5 years experiences as a Senior IT Data Architect and leading complex IT projects
  • Experience in design of enterprise data and MDM architecture in a complex environment
  • Experience in ETL, ELT, Data Lake, ESB, EAI, SOA, Microservices, DB development; design of Cloud data service with relational and un-relational datastore technologies Certification in EAM methodologies and/or Cloud platforms is a plus
  • English proficient, German an advantage

Your opportunity
We offer you modern terms of employment and an interesting and multifaceted area of responsibility in an exciting, dynamic environment. Have we sparked your interest? Then please apply using our job application portal. Alpiq stands for equal employment opportunities. Designations of persons and functions apply to all sexes. Applicants from recruitment agencies can only be considered upon prior arrangement by telephone.

About Alpiq
Alpiq Holding Ltd is a Swiss energy company operating throughout Europe. Its activities include the generation and supply of electricity, energy trading and energy management. Alpiq Ltd. is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. with headquarters in Olten.



Jolanda Menzi-Studer
Tel.:  +41 62 286 71 25



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