Application Architect - BI & Big Data (Munich, Germany)

Lokáció Budapest főváros
Állás típusa Teljes munkaidős
Elérhető 5 hónapja
Referencia szám 4-10-38538

Pozícióleírás megtekintése

Our international partner has a significant role in the banking sector all over the world and they are currently expanding their BI&BD team in Munich, Germany.

BI & Big Data is the central unit for all analytical platforms, which supports the transformation of the company into a digital company for Business Intelligence and Analytics. Catastrophe (CAT) Risk Services is the unit responsible for technically designing, implementing and serving global CAT Services to worldwide.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Application Architect for in-house/custom made solutions working in the Product Owner team and bridging between Solution Architecture and Development
  • Design of solutions in the area of Catastrophe Risk Modelling, Financial Modelling and Analytics
  • Work closely with the Architecture Owner to ensure that the solution architecture is correctly transposed into low level designs
  • Support the Product Owner, Agile Analysts and Developers, making sure they are able to realize the architecture, by a combination of mentoring and direct involvement
  • Provide technical recommendations and trade-offs to address business needs and timelines
  • Verify the solution specification making sure that the architected solution is properly specified in the form of backlog items and low level design
  • Verify the implementation, ensuring the delivered system is consistent with the agreed architecture, and will meet the requirements
  • Transition architectural skills to the team thru mentoring, pairing (for example in verifying architectural spikes) and running training sessions
  • Develop standards (eg coding, security, database), patterns, best practices for reuse and acceleration and mentor the team members in the application
  • Unblock architectural decision deadlocks


  • Bachelor’s or Master degree in IT/Software Engineering
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience in similar role
  • Understanding of large analytical environments, with many stakeholders, users, different (conflicting) sets of requirements, technology stacks
  • Experience with web services, APIs and micro-services design and architecture
  • Knowledge with the latest data technologies and frameworks (Hadoop/ MapReduc/Pig/ Hive/HBase/Oozie/Flume/ZooKeeper/MongoDB/NoSQL/Cassandra)
  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience designing, building and implementing Big Data solutions
  • Strong experience in programming languages and latest technologies such as: Java/ Spark/Scala/Python/Elastic or all types of Javascript frameworks/HTML5/CSS,/RESTful Services/Linux/Hive/Kafka/Redis Cloudera etc.
  • Hands-on experience with ETL tools, technologies and development methodologies
  • Experience working with relational databases and data modelling
  • Agile and scrum methodologies is a must to know
  • Excellent command of English oral and written

Please note that German language knowledge is NOT required for the position, it is only a nice to have skill.


  • Working in a multinational team of professionals
  • Training and development
  • Home office: 1/week
  • Location: head office in Munich
  • Opportunity to start ASAP

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