principal data architect in Melbourne CBD

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melbourne cbd, victoria
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santosh chacko, randstad
03 8319 1271
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job description

Our client is a highly recognised Enterprise player in their domain of expertise. As a result of a Transformation Program, a new position has opened up for a Principal Data Architect.

Key Focus of the role would be to:

Provide data architecture leadership and, solutions for varying platforms with a Data Leaning. The Principal Data Architect has responsibility to lead the development of strategy and roadmaps of the defined Technology Zone including business cases and creation of new services in that zone.

Further Responsibilities also involve:

  • Agreeing to clear objectives and scope for all work undertaken in the Zone/Domain,
  • Manage backlog and sprint planning for the team and oversight and technical leadership for the solution architecture implemented in projects and programs.
  • The scope of the role extends into integrating with major third-party suppliers and ensuring appropriate architectural/design alignment and governance between these suppliers and the client.
  • Most importantly, the Principal Architect needs to ensure that a risk management approach is adhered to for all solutions and service designs.

Key Areas that this role will be focused on include:

  • Enterprise Platforms that store and manage structured data from systems described below, targeted for specific analysis and manipulation that allow for broad insights and reporting
  • Archiving
  • Database
  • Data Warehouse
  • Analytics
  • Big Data

Key Technology and Data Platforms include:

  • Terradata, Hadoop, spark etc
  • Knowledge of data architecture and ETL architecture
  • Storage platforms and databases
  • Cloud data architecture and data services
  • Integration knowledge

This is an exciting opportunity to join a team of highly switched on peers who are focused on delivering the best quality outcome for the Business.

You will be a strong collaborator, highly professional and passionate about providing quality business solutions for the key Business stakeholders.

Previous experience working in High Pressure Delivery environments is essential.

If you think you have the right skills and experience, then please submit a cover-letter justifying your suitability for the role with regards to the above-mentioned points (e.g. 2yrs BPMN – ANZ, NAB) together with your resume and click on the ‘apply now’ tab.

Ref: 90M0348340

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Data, Principal, Governance, Hadoop, Spark, Integration, Storage platforms and databases Cloud data architecture and data services Integration knowledge


Relevant Tertiary Qualifications

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree