Senior Big Data Architect

Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czechia Corporate Center req84108 26/09/2019

AI & Data Applications Center of Excellence is a new, rapidly growing department, rising to tackle this data challenge. We’re an all-in data team, spanning from Data Engineering to Data Science. Our key purpose is to manage the petabytes of data we have and turn them into value.

Currently, we’re looking for a Big Data Architect. This is a senior role, which will drive our Big Data landscape to the next level. Apply and be part of one of the most impactful teams in DHL.

  •  Design and develop solutions to integrate various data sources across DHL 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

  •  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

•  Great team of IT professionals and a possibility of technical development, including unlimited access to Coursera
  •  An extra week of holiday (25 days/year)
  •  6 Self-sickness days/year
  •  Company car / car allowance
  •  Full salary compensation for up to 10 days absence due to illness per the calendar year
  •  Lunch and FlexiPass vouchers fully covered by DHL
  •  On-going professional and technical training and certifications
  •  Multicultural environment in modern offices
  •  Pension plan contribution
  •  Multisport card
  •  Employee Referral Program
  •  Company sponsorship of various sports and social clubs
  •  Smart casual dress code
  •  Medical Assistance program

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours


  • Business Unit

    DHL IT Services Europe

  • Travel Required

    Below 25%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only