Cloud Data Architect - BDO
Full Time
Cloud Platform Engineering

 We are looking for a highly-motivated Solution Architect to join Ascent in our Sofia office!


About the role

This role will focus on the architecture of data services developed and The Solution architect is a member of the architecture team. The SA is responsible for designing new solutions, redesigning existing solutions, and vetting solutions proposed by integration partners while adhering to the Global IT architecture standards defined. 

The SA is also responsible for maintaining, creating, and or updating the architecture artifacts like documentation in functional, non-functional, and technical areas per solution as well as providing input into overarching architecture documentation.  

Key to this role will be the ability to manage all the architectural guidance in projects and the ability to drive the architectural governance of projects to the desired outcome that is in line with the longer-term architecture vision and standards in BDO Global IT. 

What you will do 

Performance and progress in the following areas will be the priorities for this position: 

  • Architecting and designing solutions in a cloud data environment. 

  • Guide coach the development teams and data engineers around architectural data topics. 

  • Adhere and contribute to BDO Secure Development policies and play a proactive role in making sure applications are secure by design. 

  • Adhere to BDO Change Management procedures. 

Your daily responsibilities include adhering to and contributing to the BDO Architecture standards and guidelines, communicating effectively with the BDO Lead Solution Architect, Product Manager, Architecture & Infrastructure Manager, Program Manager BDO Global IT and other key stakeholders. Also, you will support Level 3 investigations and provide leadership to other team members working in an Agile environment. 

Experience and Skills

We will hire someone who will have:

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science. 
  • Deep understanding of Azure PaaS Data Services and excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills. 

  • Excellent listening, written, and oral communication skills.

  • Highly self-motivated and directed. 

  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

You need to demonstrate an object-Oriented Analysis and design approach, experience with CI/CD and source control, ETL techniques and principles, and Data modeling. This role will be an asset experience in designing and implementing data platform, reporting, and analytics solutions in the Microsoft Azure ecosystem. You need to show familiarity with Agile Project Management and the methodologies desired. You need to be able to exercise independent judgment and take action on it. Strong relationship, interpersonal, and team skills will be important as well.

Working at Ascent:

This is a hybrid role, where you can spend time at the office or work from home. This is a company where your development and learning will be taken seriously, and we'll support your professional development with training and certification, with regular feedback and review.

Ascent is an equal opportunities employer. We take intentional steps to ensure inclusion and belonging are something real here, not just something we talk about. No person will be treated less favorably because of their gender, pregnancy, and maternity status, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, race, nationality, ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, or disability status. If you require any reasonable accommodation, please let us know when you apply.


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Why join Ascent?

We’re fast becoming a leading European digital transformation business.

Joining Ascent means you’ll be involved in delivering exciting technology projects for leading global brands. You’ll be part of a growing team of super-talented people who are actively choosing to join us on our journey rather than working in big corporates.

Your voice matters at Ascent. We are always keen to hear your opinions and those ideas that come to you at 3am (some of them are definitely as good as they seemed at the time). You’ll develop your talent through our internal Academy, providing a wide range of personal development, up-skilling and cross-skilling opportunities.

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