To strengthen our Architecture and Security Team we are searching for a Data Solution Architect within the Solution Architecture group. Your role is to define and implement data solutions within a team of data scientist and data engineers. You are responsible for the overall design and development of a data and analytics environment.

Main Responsibilities:

  • You counsel business departments on the capabilities and opportunities of data solutions
  • Your aims are to address specific data problems and requirements
  • You perform detailed analysis of business problems and technical environments and use this in designing the solution
  • You conduct products / market studies to choose appropriate solutions
  • You clearly articulate pros and cons of various technologies and platforms
  • You describe the structure and behavior of a data solution and ways of delivery using data technology
  • You define data models and data integration patterns
  • You monitor the implementation of data solutions
  • You help program and project managers in the design, estimation, planning and governance of data projects
  • You benchmark systems, analyze system bottlenecks and propose solutions to eliminate them
  • You document big data use cases and solutions

Required Skills: 

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience as solutions architect
  • Hands-on experience with Hadoop / Spark applications
  • Firm understanding of major programming/scripting language like SQL, Python, R, Scala, Java, Ruby
  • Experience with ETL tools such as Talend, Informatica, Pentaho, etc.
  • Experience in designing solutions for multiple large data warehouses and complex data integration scenarios
  • Good understanding of cluster and parallel architecture
  • Knowledge of NoSQL platforms
  • Knowledge of large cloud-computing infrastructure solutions
  • Good team player able to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving agile environment
  • Understanding of insurance business and experience with insurance data models and algorithms is plus
  • Understanding of a variety of hardware platforms incl. mainframes, distributed platforms, desktops, mobile devices is a plus
  • Fluent English verbal and written communications skills are a must. German is a plus.
  • Readiness to travel

Compensation & benefits:

  • Very stable work environment, as part of large Banking and Insurance Multinational Group
  • Flexible work program, respecting your own private time
  • Full-time, unlimited employment contract
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Remote work possible
  • Additional health insurance
  • Food vouchers
  • Exchange of experience and training with international professionals, as a premise for personal development
  • Career development opportunities
  • German language courses
  • Team building events held both in Bulgaria and Europe
  • Great workplace, office location close to the Plovdiv city centre

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USS BG cares about your health and safety and takes prevention and control measures to limit the transmission of COVID-19. In this regard we are temporarily transitioning to an entirely virtual hiring process and we have also implemented an effective work-from-home policy.

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