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Job Details: Data Architect and Engineer

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Data Architect and Engineer
Sgonico (Trieste)
u blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (
We are looking for a Data Architect/Engineer to build, optimize and maintain conceptual and logical database models and data pipelines.
Ultimately, you will develop database solutions to ensure company information is transferred and stored effectively and securely.

  • Develop database solutions to store and retrieve production-related information;
  • Install and configure information systems to ensure functionality;
  • Analyze structural requirements for new software and applications;
  • Migrate data from legacy systems to new solutions;
  • Design conceptual and logical data models and flowcharts;
  • Design and implement incoming and outgoing data pipelines;
  • Improve system performance by conducting tests, troubleshooting and integrating new elements;
  • Optimize new and current database systems;
  • Coordinate with business stakeholders to identify future needs and requirements;
  • Maintain currently in place data visualization tools and design new ones.
  • Proven work experience as a Data Architect, Data Engineer or similar role;
  • Proven analytical skills;
  • Problem-solving attitude;
  • In-depth understanding of database structure principles;
  • Experience gathering and analyzing system requirements;
  • Expertise in SQL (PostgreSQL is a must have, MySQL is valuable, Oracle is a plus);
  • Expertise in data extraction, transformation and loading using Perl and Python;
  • Familiarity with data visualization tools (e.g. Tibco);
  • Familiarity with front-end development (HTML5/Javascript);
  • Familiarity with REST API concepts;
  • Familiarity with revision control systems (SVN/Git);
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or relevant field;
  • Professional Proficiency in English;
  • Valid work permit for Italy.
Bonus points
  • Experience as DevOps is a plus;
  • Knowledge of semiconductor test processes is a plus.
Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.
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