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Data Architect

Date: 17-Jun-2022

Location: Macquarie Park, AUSTRALIA

Company: Metcash

Metcash | Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company


Be part of Metcash’s largest transformation program – Horizon!


Project Horizon is going to revolutionise the way Metcash does business. Horizon will bring to life our promise of ‘being easier to do business with’ by streamlining and aligning our processes across all of our pillars, working together and supported by a common technology platform. 


Join the team laying the foundations for real transformation, including the ways we engage with our Suppliers, Retailers and of course, each other… this is a rare opportunity – career enhancing and rewarding! 


We have an excellent opportunity for a Data Architect for a 12mth FTC who’s primary focus is to ensure that suitable guard rails (principles, standards, governance controls) are in place to support and align multiple squads to deliver data driven solutions across the D365 ecosystem (F&O, Dataverse, and Datalake).


The role will also be a key contributor to designing and scoping data architecture components, evolving current data architectures and delivery practices in order to support Metcash in its move to Dynamics 365


What you’ll do


  • Working in partnership with business & Platform squads to understand business needs, gathering data requirements and developing aligned data architecture solutions
  • Map business requirements to technical requirements and the overall architecture plan across program Horizon
  • Champion data governance practices across the Horizon Program (frameworks, methodologies, processes and standards)
  • Collaborate across Platform and Operations squads to ensure solutions are effectual, robust and meet business expectations
  • Development of key technical design & architectural artefacts


What you’ll bring


  • Experienced in conceptualizing and modelling complex data requirements
  • Proven experience in driving architectural change that transforms and optimises complex businesses
  • Experience within a large, complex enterprise and you will have experience working on evolving enterprise Data Architecture projects
  • Experience with working in Agile Projects
  • Experience in Microsoft technologies (D365, PowerPlatform, Azure)
  • Sound knowledge of Architectural Frameworks (TOGAF, Zachman)


What we can offer you


  • Training and Development
  • We’re BIG on flexible working


At Metcash, we’re the power behind an independent Australia. For almost 100 years we’ve been proudly supporting local, family-owned businesses – sticking up for the little guys and helping them become the best stores in town.


Today we’re Australia and New Zealand’s leading independent retail partner and wholesaler in the food, liquor and hardware sectors. And while we may be large, we’ll always be locals at heart.


So, roll up your sleeves and bring your best self to work, and we’ll give you the support you need to develop a rewarding career and make your mark on the future of retail.


Make your Mark!