• Career opportunity in: Data Architecture

    Posted Date 3 years ago(7/28/2015 3:55 AM)
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    IT-Zola Predosa
  • Description



    Technology is at the heart of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and is the driving force behind its success. Our in-house technology team allows The Group to give customers and brand partners the best possible experience across content and commerce, and to continually innovate and lead the online luxury industry. 

    Role purpose:

    As part of the expansion of our YooxLabs teams, we are always looking for bright candidates who will be responsible for DATA Design / Architecture.The ideal candidates are either Middle or Senior DATA Architects and have a technical background. They must have gained excellent written and oral communication skills, able to effectively communicate with individuals in senior level positions. International experience will be considered as a strong plus. The Data Architect's primary responsibility is to serve as the lead technical resource in the oversight, planning and design of data models and database design and development for transactional and reporting solutions.Will be responsible for planning and implementing an integrated data architecture across a suite of existing and new products in a multi-tenant environment. Will improve applications by analyzing changes in online transactional processing, business processes, and external information sources.


    Skills and Experience:

    • Able to work with customer, users, technical architect, and application designers to define the data requirements and structure for the application.
    • Model and design the application data structure, storage, and integration.
    • Lead the database analysis, design, and build effort.
    • Work with the Application architects and designers to design the integration solution.
    • Ensure that the database designs fulfill the requirements, including data volume, frequency needs, and long-term data growth.
    • Assist in determining the cross-application data standards, data distribution standards, and tuning strategies.
    • Work with the technical architects and application designers to understand the data conversion requirements fully and to design the conversion procedures and applications.
    • Review the database deliverables throughout development to ensure quality and traceability to requirements and adherence to all quality management plans and standards.
    • Ensure that the developers and database administrators responsible for developing the database thoroughly understand the requirements and designs.
    • Work with other architects to ensure that all components work together to meet objectives and performance goals as defined in the requirements. Identify and communicate any cross-area or cross-release issues that may affect other areas of the project.
    • Support the development and test teams with the creation of test data.
    • Participate in quality management reviews
    • Establish and ensure adherence to data standards and policies, data modeling, system architecture design, and migration system architectures.
    • Translate business requirements into logical and physical data designs.
    • Develop data transformation and change processing procedures in which data from multiple sources is aggregated, normalized, updated, and then published to target environments.
    • Model and design data architectural solutions to meet business informational needs.
    • Analyze change in online transactional processing, business processes, and external information sources and recommend modifications to improve quality and performance of applications and meet additional requirements.
    • Provides direction on adoption of new technologies / best industry practices in data architecture and modeling.
    • Experience in both high level conceptual design and implementation through the initial phases of the project


    Location:     Zola Predosa, Bologna

    YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments for your interview please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.

     YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger, which in October 2015, brought together YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP; the two companies had revolutionized the luxury fashion industry since their birth in 2000.

    YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is a unique business with an  unrivalled  offering  including  multi-brand  in-season  online stores NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER,  and multi-brand off-season online stores YOOX and THE OUTNET, as well as numerous ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES, all “Powered by YNAP”. Through a joint venture established in 2012, YOOX NET -A-PORTER GROUP has partnered with Kering to manage the ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES of several of the French group's luxury brands.

     In 2016, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP joined forces with Symphony, an entity controlled by Mohamed Alabbar’s family, to establish a ground-breaking joint venture to create the Middle East’s undisputed leader for online luxury retail.

    Uniquely positioned in the high growth online luxury sector, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP has an unrivalled client base of more than 2.9 million high-spending customers, 29 million monthly unique visitors worldwide and combined 2016 net revenues of €1.9 billion. The Group has offices and operations in the United States, Europe, Japan, China and Hong Kong and delivers to more than 180 countries around the world. YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange as YNAP.


    For further information: www.ynap.com | Linkedin: YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP | Twitter: @YNAP


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