Data Platform Architect

The speed of change is throwing traditional business methods into question and disrupting the relevance of entire industries. Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services, is at the forefront of innovation and well placed to address opportunities for our clients in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realise their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company with over 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2020 combined revenues of EUR 15.8 billion. Learn more about us at

Let's talk about the team:

Our Insights and Data team helps our clients make better business decisions by transforming an ocean of data into streams of insight. Our clients are among Australia's top performing companies and they choose to partner with Capgemini for a very good reason - our exceptional people.

 Let's talk about the role and responsibilities:

  • Define and ensure a comprehensive and coherent view across Business, Information, Systems and Technology, not just to design IT systems but to deliver Business Change which may also be supported and enabled by IT.
  • Define solutions strategies and roadmaps. Builds Capgemini's image and reputation to the client and the marketplace. Leads coordination of architecture solutions to meet senior level expectations at both client and Capgemini and/or partners. Leads strategic planning of technology and business solutions for the enterprise.  Demonstrates thought leadership in topics in the architect community and shows a passion for technology. Demonstrates business acumen by delivering the architecture program.
  • Define and ensure comprehensive and coherent view across Business, Information Systems and Technology
  • Define strategy and architecture for data estate modernisation, legacy to cloud data migration, data pipeline, data analytics, machine learning pipeline, data trust and data engineering solutions
  • Drive business change supported and enabled by Data and AI
  • You will provide technical solutions to project team to perform design to deployment related activities, provide guidance, perform reviews, prevent, and resolve technical issues
  • You will work with stakeholders including the Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues
  • You will assess and propose methods to improve system performance by conducting tests, troubleshooting, and integrating new element

Let's talk about your capability and experience:  

  • Have a minimum of 10 years IT experience and minimum 5 years in solution architecture with data background, whilst leading architecture and solutioning strategy
  • Develop portfolio products and service solutions for Capgemini and Clients
  • Demonstrate technical strategy leadership in one or more technology areas and/or one or more customer facing situations
  • Show proven thought leadership in technical implementation and practices
  • Lead and motivate multi-functional teams in dispersed or complex environments
  • Set and manage the client's expectations from the start
  • Be able to drive projects and initiatives from conception through to implementation 
  • Demonstrate excellent written, verbal communication and listening skills
  • Harness your excellent teamwork and leadership skills
  • Have experience managing business and technical stakeholders, managing multi-shore resources in a particular technical area (those being configuration, customisation, data estate modernisation, integration)
  • Be Knowledgable and experienced in Functional Architecture Design, Technical Solution Design
  • Have experience with cloud data platforms and technologies (AWS/Azure) and Big Data technologies (Hadoop/Spark)

Let's talk about what's in it for you!

Passionate people are Capgemini's Ace of Spades - join us to discover a career that will challenge, support and inspire you. Working at Capgemini you'll find the rewards are more than just financial. You will work alongside some very smart and inspiring people on exciting projects and you will also enjoy incredible benefits.  We offer flexible work practices and 40 hours of self-development every year with a huge selection of learning opportunities to choose from. Capgemini constantly aims for excellence in its operations and the employee experience it provides. In line with our Purpose, Flexible Working aims to improve the overall people experience by providing an optimal work-life balance, more autonomy and freedom in when, where and how we work.

As "Architects of Positive Futures", Capgemini actively supports the community in 3 ways:

Diversity and Inclusion - we believe diversity of thought fuels excellence and innovation, which is why we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of their gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, ability, intersex status or age.  To support our commitment to diversity and inclusion, we celebrate or recognise special events and days of significance that are important to our employees such as Diwali, Bastille Day, Pride, IDAHOBIT, IWD and International day of people with Disabilities.  Our Employee Resource Groups Women@Capgemini, OutFront, Indigenous, Parents and Carers and Sustainability Community of Practice support the grassroots passion of employees to drive our diversity agenda and effect change.

Digital inclusion - at Capgemini we are using our skills to drive social impact initiatives focusing on helping society address the impact of the digital and automation revolution.  We also provide employees with opportunities to give back to the community through charity projects and volunteer days.

Environmental Sustainability - Capgemini joined the CDP's (Carbon Disclosure Project) prestigious "A list" for its commitment to the Net-Zero economy. As well as focusing on helping our clients transform towards more sustainable business models, Capgemini recently announced its commitment to becoming a netzero busines by 2030.

Recognised by Ethisphere as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the last 9 years in a row, ethics and values are at the heart of Capgemini's corporate culture and business.  Embedded in our DNA, our seven values - Honesty, Boldness, Trust, Team Spirit, Freedom, Fun and Modesty - have remained the same since company inception in 1967. To see how we bring these values to life, visit and listen to some of our employee's stories.

#GetTheFutureYouWant - Come join us, bring your whole self to work, create new possibilities for you, your customers and your community and help us to be Architects of Positive Futures. 

Please note unsolicited resumes from employment agencies or other third parties will not be considered.






Posted on:

June 28, 2022

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Education level:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

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I&D-AI & Data Engineering