Data Architect

Job description

For a project at the European Commission premises in Cologne, Trasys International is looking for an IT Consultant.


Description of the Task

  • Design, build, optimize and maintain conceptual and logical database models for new applications. Design data marts
  • Support the further development of data security standards, guidelines and other related activities (e.g. raising awareness, assurance, etc.);
  • Support the development and enhancement of the IT data governance framework;
  • Analyse, map and inventorise existing databases, including creation of conceptual & logical models and categorisation of contained data (solid experience in Data Architecture & Management practices, including interrelationship with Information Management is required)
  • Analyse requirements and define implement migration methods of existing data;
  • Support in assurance activities related to data governance and adherence to the aforementioned governance standards;
  • Closely collaborate on the above with IT Services Architect, IT security and continuity officer and Solution architecture officers, as well as database developers and database administrators.


General & Technical expertise’s

  • Analyze requirements and define Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) implement migration methods of existing data;
  • Design, build, optimize and maintain conceptual and logical database models for new applications. Design data marts
  • Ability to offer and present clear technical explanations in a user-friendly language on both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills combined with a disciplined approach to problem solving;
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Technical documentation skills
  • Experience in implementation of ITIL Best Practices
  • Rapid self-starting capability and team player;
  • English Language level: B2 or higher
  • Educational qualifications: At minimum Bachelor
  • Capability of integration in an international/multicultural environment;
  • Integrity & Professionalism
  • Respect for Diversity
  • Open Minded and committed to continuous learning

In order not to be just another outsourcing provider, we guarantee a personal follow up during your employment at the Institutions. Every consultant has a dedicated Trasys career coach in order to facilitate the communication and career follow-up. We regularly organize social events like lunches and after work drinks, to create an occasion for you to meet with other Trasys colleagues and management in a relaxed setting. Moreover, we are able to offer a secure employment thanks to our stable contracts with the Institutions since the last 20 years.