Head of Data, Architecture & Integration (m/f/d)

  • Company: Rimowa Germany
  • Country / Region : Germany
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Information Technology/Information System
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: RIM00134
  • Date of publication: 2021.05.02


The Head of Data Application, Integration and Analytics will be responsible for the data perimeter, data integration and data visualization on both application support and project/evolution activities. This includes datalake, PowerBi, Talend DI/ESB and developing the API/ESB approach. The position holder will be the main point of contact for data governance and the implementation of cross-functional data processing solutions in conjunction with the central or regional business departments for IT activities (build & run).



Maintenance in operational condition support

  • Supervises the application support teams
  • Ensures documentation for both end users and support teams
  • Monitoring application support KPIs and SLAs
  • Ensures regular communication with key users regarding the monitoring.
  • Taking care oft he KPI dashboard and ensuring that SLAs are respected


  • Supervise our external service providers on the technical management, including the planning of the processing of the data environment
  • Responsability for the stability / availability of the systems
  • Managing of the contractual and operational relationship with the external service providers
  • Monitoring in-service support indicators

Projects / Innovation / Architecture

  • Contributing to define the data roadmap and data governance
  • Managing the project portfolio in the Data/Analytics domain as well as in application integration (talend)
  • Ensuring the communication with business stakeholders on the progress of projects
  • Directly manages certain projects
  • Ensuring the follow-up of the workload plan versus the capacity of the teams
  • Coresponding with other departments on the department's domain roadmap
  • Ensuring the permanent monitoring of the scope and working in collaboration with the business on future developments



  • Sveveral years of experience in the field of data (governance, datalake implementation, customer data, powerBi), ideally in the retail/luxury sector.
  • Expertise in Talend ESB/DI, BigQuery datalake solutions and data governance.


Experience Hardskills

  • DATA modeling UML, Merise
  • Distributed and service-oriented architecture / APIs
  • Talend v7.x ESB
  • APIs (Rest / SOAP)
  • GCP BigQuery
  • SQL Server & Azure Datawarehouse
  • Bitbucket / git flows
  • Power BI (Office365)
  • JIRA (project management)


General knowledge:

  • English required
  • ITIL, AGILE (scrum)

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