Data Architect

  • Location: Mechelen
  • Type: Contracting
  • Job #19570


For one of the biggest international IT company we are looking for a motivated/passionate Data Architect. They are known for delivering consultancy services to their clients and partners active in different sectors.

Location: Mechelen or Brussels depending on the project


Your main tasks and responsibilities are the following:

  • Data management, data warehousing, data integration, data migration, business intelligence, analytics, and project delivery across advisory and technical delivery projects
  • Examine data, processes, and technologies to evaluate the current state and critical problems for both internal business functions and external client projects
  • Research and make recommendations about training, equipment, and technology to improve data use
  • Manage stakeholder, client, and third-party deliverables and expectations
  • Coordinate, planning of deliveries and team resources
  • Ensure accurate and stringent governance cycles are adhered to effectively, both written and verbal
  • Contribute in preparing analysis, including identification of issues and risks as well as scoping assignments
  • Understand, communicate and document complex data services at a level that leaves the client confident and convinced that the delivery will be successful
  • Focus on business applications and sales when dealing with customers
  • Definition of design and architecture


  • Bachelor or master’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or relevant field
  • 5 years of field experience in a similar role

Skills (not all required, but a subset or alternatives)

  • Web APIs – sometimes (C#/.NET, App services),
  • Data Lake gen2,
  • Databricks (Python, SQL, Delta Lake),
  • ADF
  • CosmosDB (SQL, Gremlin),
  • Azure SQL (Hyperscale),
  • Azure Analysis Services,
  • Event Hub,
  • Potentially Stream Analytics in future
  • Data visualization and data migration
  • RDMSs (relational database management systems) or foundational database skills
  • Information management and data processing on multiple platforms
  • Data mining and modeling tools
  • Python, Java OR Scala
  • Kafka OR Spark
  • Microservices exposure


  • Very strong data and analytics domain affinity
  • Methodical, thorough and detail oriented working approach
  • Pro-active mindset, strong problem-solving techniques, hands-on, organized
  • Flexibility in work schedule and execution of tasks
  • Language requirements: fluent (oral and written) in Dutch and English. French is considered an additional benefit.


  • Total compensation package including company car and fringe benefits.
  • A company that values innovation and contribution, uncompromising integrity, trust, respect and teamwork, speed, focus, and accountability.


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