Principal Data Solutions Architect (#597)

Work type:
Technical Level:
Job Category:
Technology Office

About the project:

Our customer is the leading school transportation provider in North America, being the owner of more than a half of all yellow school buses in the United States. Every day, the company completes 5 million student journeys, moving more passengers than all U.S. airlines combined and delivers reliable, quality services for 1,100 school districts. 

N-iX has built a successful cooperation with the client delivering a range of complex initiatives. As a result, N-iX has been selected as a strategic long-term partner to drive the digital transformation on an enterprise level, fully remodeling the technology landscape for 55,000 employees and millions of people across North America. 


  • Serve as a primary technical associate of the business improvement team in assisting customer success in creating data analytics solutions.
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of existing data systems, identify areas for improvement, and provide recommendations for architectural enhancements.
  • Design end-to-end data architectures, including data ingestion, storage, processing, integration, and visualization, to meet clients' specific business needs.
  • Develop data models, data flows, and data integration strategies to ensure seamless and efficient data management across various systems and platforms.
  • Provide guidance and technical expertise to development teams in implementing data solutions, ensuring compliance with best practices and industry standards.
  • Perform data profiling, data quality assessments, and data governance activities to ensure data accuracy, integrity, and security.
  • Collaborate with data scientists and analysts to enable advanced analytics and data-driven insights through the implementation of appropriate data structures and algorithms.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging trends, technologies, and industry best practices in data architecture, analytics, and cloud computing, and provide thought leadership to the team.
  • Act as a trusted advisor to clients, providing strategic recommendations and guidance on data-related initiatives.


  • Proven experience (5+ years) working as a Data Solutions Architect or a similar role in a consulting environment.
  • At least 10 years experience in IT with a focus on Data Engineering.
  • Proven experience with AWS Redshift, AWS Aurora, AWS Glue, AWS Lake Formation, AWS S3, AWS Lambda, AWS Kinesis.
  • Proven experience with MDM.
  • Experience with designing data platforms on AWS.
  • Experience with data governance (Atlan, Collibra) and reporting (PowerBi)
  • Extensive knowledge of relational and non-relational databases, data warehouses, ETL/ELT processes, and data management tools.
  • Conversational English level (B2+)
  • Experience with various kinds of models including but not limited to C4, 4+1

We offer:

  • Flexible working format - remote, office-based or flexible
  • A competitive salary and good compensation package
  • Personalized career growth
  • Professional development tools (mentorship program, tech talks and trainings, centers of excellence, and more)
  • Active tech communities with regular knowledge sharing
  • Education reimbursement
  • Paid vacation days, sick leaves, and days off
  • Healthcare & Sport program
  • Medical insurance
  • Memorable anniversary presents
  • Corporate events and team buildings

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