Data Platform Architect

Software Consulting Company
Helsinki, Finland


NOTE: The client is willing to consider only local candidates.

Our client is a large consultancy which creates a digital advantage for businesses and societies. They are a leading digital services and software company with local presence and global capabilities. Headquartered in Finland, the company employs around 24 000 experts globally. The company serves thousands of enterprise and public sector customers in more than 90 countries. The annual turnover is approximately EUR 3 billion.

Right now, they are looking for Data Platform Architect for the development of customer’s cloud data platform solutions and technically lead customer deliveries. Your task with us is SW architectural and development related, including design and development of cloud-based data platform, customer data pipelines and advanced analytics solutions. Your responsibilities include architectural lead role for selected development activities and customer deliveries. 


Must have skills (you don't have to be experienced with all the technologies):

  • Experience in working with cloud environments, preferably Azure and AWS 
  • Understanding of Public, Private, & Hybrid Cloud Strategies 
  • Experience and working knowledge of Virtualization, Networking, Data Center, and Security 
  • Experience with Automation and Infrastructure as Code concepts using tools such as Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation, ARM, etc. 
  • Experience with container-related technologies like Docker, Kubernetes and Istio 
  • CI/CD experience including use of Git, Jenkins and Azure DevOps or other similar CI/CD tools and platforms 
  • Experience in Data Architecture, Data Modeling, Data Processing, RDBMS, NoSQL, SQL 
  • Knowledge of Lambda Architecture 
  • Knowledge of the major big data solutions like Hadoop, Hive, Presto, Databricks, Spark and Kafka is a plus 
  • SW design and development experience and skills related to data-centric solutions handling large amounts of data 
  • Several years of experience in working in key technical roles in complex product development and/or other SW development projects 
  • Good communication skills and ability to work independently with the customer representatives 

Good to have skills:

  • Finnish language