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Big Data Architect

Data / BI Permanent contract Netherlands NH

Job Description

Devoteam is looking for a Big Data Architect to help transform leading organizations into digital businesses,
revolutionize their operations, increase customer insight and making better decisions utilizing vast
amount of data.
Deavoteam is the perfect place to lay the foundation for a career helping the world’s leading companies
drive strategic business advantage through the innovative use of technology. And for experienced
technology professionals, Devoteam’s global client base, proven methodologies and extensive technology
organization provide the ideal stage to take an established career to new heights.


  • Assessing, defining, implementing and/or supporting Data Intensive / Big Data architectures for our clients.

  • Be part of the leading group of Devoteams’ Architects with a deep technical background and willing to take an extra step forward to pioneer with future Data Intensive architectures.

  • Propose innovative technology solutions and take the lead in implementing and evaluating these solutions. Assist in refining and enhancing Big Data architectures and frameworks.

  • Working closely with our sale executives selling Big Data consulting work. Drive technical and architecture workshops.

  • Capable to clearly and confidently present subject matter expert visions on current and future Data Intensive architecture related topics.

  • Supervise architecture design, infrastructure design, build and deployment activities on multiple platforms.


  • Master´s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electronic Engineering or a similar field.

  • 3+ years of experience in assessing, architecting, designing or implementing IT architectures and applications related to Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, Map Reduce, HDFS, Hive, R, Cassandra.

  • 3+ years of experience in doing Architectures for Business Intelligence and Data Analytics platforms.

  • Strong drive to continuously develop yourself in the field of Big Data.

  • Ability in putting together an architecture roadmap for large Analytics initiatives detailing out the development, execution and operations architecture.

  • Have experience in working directly with business users to gather and document technical requirements.

  • Have deep experience in the use of modeling techniques including use case, scenario modeling, prototyping, and performance modeling.

  • Experience with IT delivery life-cycle planning and management methodologies and tools.

Technology Experience (at least 3 of the following skills):

  • Hands-on experience with MPP systems (e.g. Hadoop, Teradata, Greenplum, Netezza, Azure SQL Datawarehouse etc.).

  • Hands-on software engineering experience (e.g. Java, Scala, Perl/Python/PHP).

  • Hands-on experience and data modelling skills with Data Warehouses (Dimensional Model, Snowflake Model, CDW, Data Vault, Data Lake etc.)

  • Hands-on experience with Data Integration / Data Management / ETL tools (e.g. Informatica, Abinitio, DataStage, Talend, Pentaho, NiFi, Kafka Connect, SSIS, etc.), BI tools and reporting software (e.g. Microstrategy, Qlik, Cognos, Pentaho).

  • Knowledge of NoSQL platforms (e.g. key-value stores, document stores, graph databases, RDF triple stores).

  • Practical experience in design and implementation of batch oriented and real time architectures (e.g. using Kafka, Azure IoT/Event Hubs, Spark, Storm, Azure Stream Analytics, etc.).

  • Expertise and knowledge of cloud computing, cost and performance optimization on the cloud (e.g. AWS, GCP, Azure) – IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, FaaS.

  • Practical experience in architecture design of data platforms and data intensive applications – cloud, hybrid, on-premise, portable/vendor agnostic etc.

Company Description

We are #DigitalTalentmakers

Devoteam is an international ICT consultancy company. We have more than 6.700 colleagues in 17 countries of which around 250 are located in the Netherlands dedicated to ensuring our clients win their digital battles. We build IT infrastructure for digital, and make sure people are along for the ride. Our unites Process Excellence, Data & Analytics, Architecture & Implementation and DevOps are 100% focused on improve business performance making their companies truly digital.

At Devoteam, we value people over processes and galvanize potential by working at the forefront of innovation. You will develop and grow in an agile and ambitious company where it’s okay to take risks, make mistakes and change plans to find transformative solutions.

All the while, you will learn from the best, building relationships and skills that will last your entire professional life. At Devoteam, we combine strong values of respect, frankness and passion with a fun environment that empowers you to innovate and succeed.

Additional Information

What we offer you…

  • Unique culture where people speak frankly, have great mutual respect and are united by a genuine interest in technology.
  • Team spirit and international environment.
  • Great salary package with bonus and the option for a commuting allowance or lease car.
  • Career specific trainings and certifications.