Data Lake Software Architect

Transparant Recruitment -  Den Haag
11 dagen geleden   |   20x bekeken

Functie omschrijving

We want to help people to achieve a lifetime of financial security. To achieve this is transforming into a digital data-driven customer company. To get “future fit” we are searching for a Data Lake software architect.

About the project

The department provides the IT solutions to drive the strategy. Within BIS the Data & Integration department is responsible for all applications concerning (big) data, analytics and integration. We are implementing new technologies to implement our vision: “By providing fit for purpose information, we empower information consumers.” We are running a project to collect all relevant data into a data lake, publish information for consuming in web and mobile apps through API’s and provide real-time data for prescriptive analytics. All this is based on new (cloud) technology using CI/CD wherever possible.



About the role

In this project we need a software architect who is able to sustain the existing solution architecture and bring the data lake platform to a higher maturity level.


We search for candidates who are able to create a difference in a complex IT environment by providing innovative ideas and using new technology. The software architect reports to the project manager and to the responsible enterprise architect.



  • Translate the solution architecture to working code. This includes near real-time data ingestion into a data lake, publish data to consumable information by micro services and BI and analytics.

  • Designs pieces of the solution architecture (patterns, scenarios) end-to-end (including services, process, data en infra) whenever necessary

  • Stimulates innovation combined with simple and lean solutions

  • Mentor developers on keeping the design and solution in line with the architecture

  • Present solution to product owner

  • Align with the architects of NL when necessary

  • Be the “owner” of the solution and make sure it is going to work


  • Master degree in computer science

  • Broad experience working in Agile/SCRUM environments, experience as a scrum master, believer in the Agile manifesto

  • Broad experience as software architect in a complex enterprise environment for system development and application integration

  • Knowledge about middleware technology and application hosting

  • Experience in at least 3 projects setting up Data Lake technology

  • Experience in dealing with security, encryption and process monitoring in a cloud environment

  • Experience in ETL for Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing

  • Experience with coding and script languages as Java, JavaScript, Python, PowerShell and/or Bash

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, such as CloudFormation, RDS Aurora, Dynamo DB, Lambda

  • Experience with concepts as API management and MicroServices

  • Experience in setting up development projects using Continuous Integration and Delivery, with automated build, deployment and test processes

  • Good communication and presentation skills, in writing, talking and presenting in Dutch and English

  • Skills of a data artisan, can motivate the team and is good in thinking out-of-the-box and persuasiveness


Location: The project will be executed in The Netherlands, from our The Hague office.

Start assignment: ASAP

Duration: 2 months (optional 7 months)


Vacature contactpersoon Transparant Recruitment
Felix Bruin
Den Haag