Solution Architect II - Data Engineering

Shoprite Group - Brackenfell, Cape Town, Western Cape


Purpose of the Job

Become part of a world-class innovative, forward-thinking and strategic IT architecture team.

Our mature architecture team is based in Brackenfell (strategically placed close to the sea and the Cape winelands) and includes experts in enterprise architecture, solution architecture and data architecture. We operate in an agile retail environment of Africa’s largest retailer that utilizes industry leading technologies which run on-premise and in multiple cloud platforms.

As a recognized data engineering authority the Solution Architect collaborates in data engineering standards & controls and creates the data engineering architecture for the target environments to deliver data pipelines into the bigger Business Intelligence environments.

Extensive subject matter knowledge of data engineering is essential, as well as ETL, relational databases, data warehousing and big data.

The solution architect will collaborate closely with the data, integration and analytics teams.