Data Architect

Job Level:  Professional

RO Bucharest, Bucuresti, RO, ROU: 02033

Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Services
Employing Entity:  Allianz Technology SE Romania Branch
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  30453

Allianz Services is part of Allianz Group, one of the world's leading insurers and asset managers and has succeeded in becoming one individual business segment by combining various businesses from different parent companies. Allianz Services is running service delivery operations in Romania, India, Mauritius and Morocco as well as is operating Consulting hubs in Germany, USA, Italy, France and Singapore with almost 6000 colleagues globally.



Allianz Services Romania has a key role in the transformation of the Group by improving operations and creating a superior experience for customers, offering actuarial, financial, IT, HR and governance services. Our team counts over 1000 passionate professionals whose main assets are the expertise and top qualifications, combined with multilingual skills, ranging from English, German, French and Italian, to Portuguese, Spanish and Romanian.  


At Allianz Services Romania, we aim to attract best talents and create an inspiring environment for our people to develop, while unceasingly caring for our community and for shaping a better future together!


Job role


We are seeking a talented and experienced Business Data Architect to join our organization. The Business Data Architect will play a crucial role in designing and implementing data architecture solutions that align with our business goals and objectives. This role involves collaborating with stakeholders, analyzing business requirements, and translating them into effective data models and structures. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of data architecture principles, excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders.


What you will do


  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to understand data requirements, identify data-related opportunities, and define data architecture strategies.
  • Analyze and document business processes, data flows, and information needs to develop effective data models and structures.
  • Design and develop conceptual, logical, and physical data models that align with business objectives, data governance principles, and industry best practices.
  • Define data standards, data naming conventions, and data classification schemes to ensure consistency and data integrity.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including IT, data engineering, and analytics teams, to implement data architecture solutions.
  • Conduct data profiling and data quality assessments to identify data issues, inconsistencies, and opportunities for improvement.
  • Evaluate and select appropriate data management technologies, tools, and platforms to support the organization's data architecture needs.
  • Provide guidance and support in data integration, data migration, and data transformation activities.
  • Monitor and assess the performance and scalability of data architecture solutions, recommending optimizations as needed.
  • Stay current with emerging data technologies, industry trends, and best practices in data architecture and data management.



What you bring


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Proven experience as a Business Data Architect or in a similar role, designing and implementing data architecture solutions.
  • Strong understanding of data architecture principles, data modeling techniques, and data management concepts.
  • Proficient in data modeling tools and languages (e.g., ER/Studio, PowerDesigner, SQL, etc.).
  • Experience with relational databases, data warehouses, and data integration technologies.
  • Knowledge of data governance frameworks, data quality principles, and data lifecycle management.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate complex business requirements into practical data solutions.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, prioritize tasks, and meet project deadlines.
  • Familiarity with cloud-based data platforms and technologies is a plus.
  • Certification in data management or data architecture is desirable.
  • This job description provides a general overview of the responsibilities and requirements for a Business Data Architect role. It can be customized or expanded upon to align with specific organizational needs and requirements.




What we offer


Come to the Allianz side! We have attractive compensation and incentives:

  • Fixed salary compensation along with fixed benefits.
  • Flexible benefits that can be individually customized, so that they best suit your needs.


Fixed Benefits - We place people at the core of what we do, this is why we are committed to your personal wellbeing and professional growth.


  • Additional vacation days (work tenure, Allianz tenure, special events, Paid day for child medical check-up)
  • Rewards and Recognition Program (Team Excellence Award, Anniversary Awards, Above & Beyond Awards, Thank you for your contribution!)
  • Complete training curricula available (tailored courses): International Certifications (Agile, Lean Six Sigma, Prince, ITIL, IFOA, ACCA, IACCM etc.), Comprehensive Leadership Programs, LinkedIn Learning, German Language Courses for any level
  • All you can read with Bookster
  • Share Purchase Plan
  • Allowances for special events (Birth Allowance, Losing a Family Member)
  • Flexible working environment (work from home, hybrid)


FlexiBenefits - We care about the performance of our employees and we know it can only be reached by ensuring your proper work-life balance: Medical services , Private pension, Internal Tourism, Meal Tickets and many other benefits of your choice.



The personal information that you may provide to us (including sensitive information) may be provided to Hiring Managers for the purposes of assessing your suitability as a candidate.

Only suitable candidates will be contacted. All applications will be treated with confidentiality.


Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us.


We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.