Principal Architect Data

Job Title: Principal Architect Data
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne C B D
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-15
Reference: JO-1912-98922-1
Contact Name: Louis Rogers-Ross (TECH)
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2020 13:59

Job Description

About the Company
Our client is one of the largest banks in Australia that is passionate about technology strategy and using modern-day architecture.

About the Role
The Principal Architect will be a pivotal piece in evolving strategy & data architecture and will be responsible for:
  • Leading a team of quite technical people all within different specialisations of Data Architecture (data engineering, analytics, AI, governance & security)
  • Supporting C-Level executives and the Enterprise leadership team in all architecture and technology decisions
  • Providing innovation in regards to the data & architecture transformation journey
  • Implementing strong architectural principles, codified patterns, technology choices and related knowledge management for rest of the organisation
  • Guiding other architects and engineers through complex scalable solutions and resilient data sets
  • Helping to reach the target state and delivering on all outcomes
  • Building strong relationships with all IT specialisations to achieve a common goal

About You
To be successful in this role you will:
  • Have proven commercial experience in leading the overall architecture in a domain that had clear success
  • Need strong experience and ability to led a large team of Architects & Engineers
  • Be keeping a 'finger on the pulse' in regards to the world of technology (emerging tech, trends and best practices/processes)
  • Need exceptional experience in multi-cloud platforms like AWS, GCP and Azure. Two or more is crucial in you landing this awesome position.
  • Have experience in working in an advanced and complex technology environment such as Data (Integration, Lakes, Hubs, Warehouses, Analytics & AI solutions), Governance Solutions (Meta-Data, Master Data, Reference Data & Lineage) and Modern Architecture (Event-Driven, Event-Sourcing, CQRS & Distributed Systems)
  • Have built large scalable solutions leveraging open-source technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Storm, Kafka, Tensorflow, Keras, Pytorch, Kubernetes etc.

The Benefits

  • Work in bank that uses cutting-edge technology
  • Join a modern architecture team
  • Strong focus on professional development

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