Headquartered in Lachen near Zurich, Switzerland, the Octapharma Group is a leading company in the worldwide market for therapeutic human proteins. Working at Octapharma means to have an opportunity to contribute to our common goal – developing lifesaving therapies to improve patients’ lives. Position is office based.
We are seeking
A highly motivated professional to join the corporate IT team as Lead Data Architect. In this newly created position, you will lead the implementation of the new data platform in Octapharma group. You will work together with an international team of business and IT team members on delivering high value data use cases.
Your main responsibilities and opportunities
Define the future data architecture, technical framework, and data governance
Collaborate and coordinate with multiple departments, stakeholders, partners, and external vendors
Translate business requirements into technical specifications, including data streams, integrations, transformations, databases, data lakes, ML, and data warehouses
Ensure that solutions exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability, and reliability upon deployment
Enterprise-scale technical experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, architecture designs, data models and technology management
Breadth of technical experience and knowledge, with deep subject matter expertise in some of the following areas:
- Data Platform
- Cloud solutions
- SQL, Azure SQL
- NoSQL data bases (Cosmos DB)
- Big Data and Data Warehouses including Azure Analytics,
- Advanced Analytics including Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Data Bricks, visualization tools as PowerBI, Qlik
- Data Science
- Machine Learning including Azure ML, ML Server, Python
- Artificial Intelligence
- Bachelor or master’s degree in computer science, information technology, or related field
- Previous 5+ years’ experience in data architecture and data science.
- You bring a drive for excellence and a positive “can do” approach.
Develop and grow a professional career in and exiting, challenging and international environment
A responsible and varied job with active participation in the highly complex IT landscape
And attractive salary and benefits package
A skilled, motivated and committed team
How to apply
Please apply online in English describing your interest, expected salary, and enclosing your CV, references and/or recommendation letters.