​Senior Data Architect (m/f) for George

Job description

Banking has a name. And we create it.

For more than 4 million customers across Europe, George stands for a digital banking experience that combines design and technology on an open platform. At the George Labs, we strive for everyone. We achieve this by empowering people to understand, manage and, last but not least, enjoy one of their most personal things: their money.


Join us in our agile environment and make banking simple, intelligent and personal again!

Strong foundations, flawless structure, efficient workflows and succinct solutions, all resonate with your motivations. As a Senior Data Architect (m/f), you will drive the data architecture to provide a superior digital experience for our George customers. Challenging existing data flows and defining new, reusable flows, along with robust data source migration strategies will allow you to ensure efficient data pipelines are deployed throughout the George ecosystem. Building a modern infrastructure for data using the right technology is your key goal, while collaboration with our Agile engineering teams and other architects across borders, enables you to get things done, and done well.


What you’ll bring with you

  • Hands-on engineering experience with Big Data projects and Data Architecture
  • Successfully completed technical studies (Uni, FH, HTL) and an ability to act on this knowledge
  • Experience in working with messaging brokers, with relational and NoSQL databases and the associated tool landscape.
  • A solid understanding of web analytics solutions and data science workflows
  • Skillset in the conception and implementation of demanding Big Data projects
  • An analytical, structured and solution oriented mindset
  • A natural confidence with your communication and team skills, while being fluent in English 

You will impress us by 

  • Being able to clearly identify reuse potential within the group and adapt areas of improvement and automation
  • Preparing dazzling proof of concepts that answer every question thrown at them
  • Respecting the challenges that others deal with, while strive to help the team reach its goals and potential
  • Having the nature to stand the heat, noise and criticism without losing your smile
  • Having some street credibility with the leading cloud technologies and vendors, with some banking knowledge on the side
  • A natural confidence with your communication and team skills, while being fluent in English 

Why you will like usBecause you will be joining a dynamic team ready to make some serious impact

  • We provide a relaxed, professional environment and all the hardware & software you need to work efficiently (e.g. MacBook Pro, mobile device, licenses...)
  • We care for your personal well-being and career development while actively supporting your educational needs
  • We communicate and collaborate with a variety of tools including Slack, Confluence and JIRA
  • We encourage regular conference visits and multiple chances to shine with George.
  • We feed you with coffee, sweets and fruits and provide table soccer and tennis to train the stuff away

A competitive and performance-related salary dependent on your professional and personal qualifications is granted - the minimum wage for this position in accordance with the respective collective agreement is EUR 41.706,-- gross per year.

The way we are

As an employee of George Labs or Erste Group IT, the success of our people is more than a motto, it’s our manifest. We nurture a work environment where age, skin colour, gender, sexual orientation and cultural background are seen as the key to our success – we live diversity!

If you’ve got this far

It seems we have your interest. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please get in touch with us, we’d love to catch up