Azure Architect Reference number: 2429

  • Online since: 17-10-2022
  • Sector: Automotive
  • Region: Gent , Oostakker
  • Start: 01-11-2022 | End: 31-10-2023
  • Work experience: min 7 years
  • Job type: Full-time
  • Category: IT

Job description

Harvey Nash is looking for a BI Architect for one of our clients in the automotive industry for a long term project. Your main role is to be responsible for the design of the proposed data architect on technical level.

What you'll do

  • You will take part in modernization of BI & Analytics landscape. We will migrate BI applications (both Back-end and Front-end) to the Cloud (MS Azure) ;
  • You will be in charge of modeling needs (both new needs and corrections or improvements of existing flow/integrations) and will design/extend advanced conceptual, logical and physical data models, within a complete functional and technical architecture ;
  • You will work together with other BI architects, BI analysts, BI infrastructure experts and BI developers to define technical strategy and optimal integration within the existing BI landscape ;
  • Translation of the designed solution towards BI developers, reviewing proposed solutions and optimizing where needed will be part of this role ;
  • You will participate to the definition of a testing strategy;
  • You will design, develop and continuously improve supporting activities (automation of versioning, release mgmt., scheduling, security models) ;


  • Business intelligence architect, at least 7 years of experience and adapting quickly to the way of working in the company BI landscape and process and guidelines;
  • Being able to understand and taking up the necessary knowledge about the BI application you would be working in a fast and efficient way ;
  • Teamplayer
  • High level of communication skills
  • Taking initiative!
  • Proactive, ‘detecting improvements’ mindset
  • Being able to work on different topics at the same time
  • Stress resistant
  • Being able to switch priorities if needed
  • Good in writing the necessary documentation (and feedback reporting)

Required skills

  • Knowing the BI concepts / general DWH principles are a must;
  • Knowledge of latest market trends (big data, Cloud, …) is a must ;
  • Azure Cloud Architecture knowledge is a must;
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in data warehouse dimensional modelling: must
  • Powerdesigner is a must ;
  • SQL, PL SQL competence: must;
  • Ralph Kimball, Bill Inmon, Dan linstedt are known ;
  • Experience of working in large companies
  • Datavault principles: understanding is a must but developing via Wherescape is an asset
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills: must
  • ETL – Powercenter Informatica development is a must even if it won’t be the main task since we have other BI developers to concentrate on the BI development. Be aware that in some situations BI ETL development may be necessary (for instance to speed up performance etc);
  • SAP BI frontend tool development is an asset
  • Qlik (Qlikview, Qliksense) or other dashboarding tools like PowerBi are an asset
  • IBM Netteza competence is an asset
  • Oracle competence is an asset (might be needed when working on multiple platforms)
  • Language: English
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02 481 52 16
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