Digital Data Engineer - Consumer Insights

  • Philip Morris International
  • Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 24/08/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Data Management Statistics

Job Description

We’ve built the world’s most successful cigarette company, with the world’s most popular and iconic brands. Now we’ve made a dramatic decision. We will be far more than a leading cigarette company. We’re building PMI’s future on smoke-free products that are a much better choice than cigarette smoking.

Our company is changing dramatically. Be part of the biggest transformation in the history of our company. You can be part of a truly dynamic worldwide team dedicated to a bold new vision.

Our Digital Data Integration team acts a key enabler of the digital transformation of the company, by supporting all data movement in the Omnichannel landscape. We take care of all the data models, data capture, data quality at data capture – ensuring that data truly acts as glue to provide the consumer an smooth end-to-end B2C2B experience.

We have an opportunity for a Digital Data Engineer for Consumer Insights to join our Digital teams based at in Lausanne, Switzerland.

You will be responsible for:

  • Design and develop physical data models in a domain-driven digital landscape
  • Gather requirements by coordinating closely with various product owners and architects across the Digital organization
  • Work closely with the Enterprise Analytics and Data teams to understand and implement data standards, governance principles and data quality rules which must be complied with
  • Understand and design for different technology stacks, versions considering market specificities and deployment plans
  • Understand business needs and consumer engagement needs and be able to lead data model design and implementation
  • Work closely with Data quality teams to ensure data quality KPIs, measures, tools and awareness are adopted within the teams, internal and external
  • Ensure data integration complies with security standard and best practices
  • Help product teams provide actionable real-time information for targeted campaigns
  • Facilitate the completion of a 360-degree consumer profiles to provide omnichannel experience with the brands

About you

  • Extensive background and proven history working on data architecture and physical data models
  • Extensive experience with designing and developing for consumer databases, and setting up integration with different DMP
  • Proven commercial experience of onboarding a DMP, normalizing brand data in preparation for integration, and identifying the data capture methodologies for different channels
  • Understanding data taxonomy requirements
  • Experienced in Power Designer, data modelling tools
  • Background of working with marketing analytics, and working with data scientists
  • Commercial Experienced with data integration of transactional, master and reference data, and working with various data and product owners
  • Experience with data quality measurements and monitoring tools and methodologies
  • Bonus experience with Dell Bomi, Kafka or MuleSoft will be valued. Excellent communication skills, adaptability to a dynamically changing environment
  • Collaborative and inclusive mindset
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Creative thinking skills


  • Willingness to travel
  • Languages: Fluent English

This is a full time role based at our offices at Lausanne, Switzerland


Are you up for a challenge? Do you look for ways to grow in your job? And do you want to build a phenomenal career? Then apply now!


PMI is the world’s leading international tobacco company, with six of the world's top 15 international brands and products sold in more than 180 markets. In addition to the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, including the number one global cigarette brand, and other tobacco products, PMI is engaged in the development and commercialization of Reduced-Risk Products (“RRPs”). RRPs is the term we use to refer to products that present, are likely to present, or have the potential to present less risk of harm to smokers who switch to these products versus continued smoking. We have a range of RRPs in various stages of development, scientific assessment and commercialization. Because our RRPs do not burn tobacco, they produce far lower quantities of harmful and potentially harmful compounds than found in cigarette smoke. For more information, see and

PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A valid Swiss work permit or Swiss or EU-25/EFTA citizenship is required for this position