Data Engineer (Data Warehouse)

  • Swarovski
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 06/11/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

At Swarovski, where innovation meets inspiration, our people desire to explore, experience, and create. We are looking for a Data Engineer Data Warehouse where you will get a chance to work in a rewarding role within a diverse team that is pushing boundaries. Be part of a truly iconic global brand, learn and grow with us. We’re bold and inventive, revealing astonishing things like no one else can. A world of wonder awaits you.

About the job

The Data Engineer Data Warehouse is responsible for the maintenance and the improvement of all the data flows from the source to the target in order to define, create and build analytics products on the Data Warehouse platform(s). The Data Engineer Data Warehouse additionally analyzes complex data elements and systems, data flows, dependencies, and relationships in order to contribute to conceptual physical and logical data models.

Your tasks among others will be:

  • Managing end to end data pipelines to source and transform data to and from the Data & Analytics Platform(s)

  • Providing consultancy and support for our internal clients and business departments

  • Expressing innovative ideas and solutions/analysis of potentials in the environment of Business Intelligence (systems, contents, developments) to provide the best customer experience

  • Maintaining and further developing the existing data warehouse solution based on SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW)

  • Gathering requirements and writing technical specifications documents

  • Moderating, coaching and guiding the requirement engineering and implementation process of Analytics Products from a conceptual, logical and physical perspective

  • Integrating new data sources (internal and external) by creating full data pipeline from ingestion to ETL/ELT process

  • Delivering Data Provisioning Analytics Products to operational applications requiring transformation of data from several sources

  • Optimizing and expanding the Data & Analytics platform data flows and data models, supporting the Data & Analytics teams in deploying Analytics Products

  • Assessing the stability, robustness and efficiency of the implemented ETL/ETL processes and data pipelines and eventually re-designing them

  • Ensuring and monitoring high data quality standards with focus on data consistency

  • Timely resolving incidents related to data interfaces and ETL/ELT processes

  • Data Movement Monitoring, Ticket handling & 3rd Level Support

  • Taking over the lead in cross-organizational and inter-disciplinary projects or sub-projects

  • Continuously working on the improvement of internal processes

About you

We are looking for a motivated talent, who brings along the following background:

  • A University degree in a technical, economic or natural scientific discipline

  • 3-5 years of professional experience in the conceptualization, implementation, operationalization and/or maintenance of Data Engineering solutions and Business Analytics related fields

  • Excellent knowledge and proven professional experience with SAP BW (BW/4HANA, BW on HANA, BPC, IP, ABAP, ABAP OO, SQL) and SAP BI Authorization Management

  • Knowledge of various BI Frontend tools (SAP BO, Tableau, …)

  • Knowledge in the area of Data & Analytics cloud services is a plus

  • Professional experience and conceptual knowledge of building and maintaining physical and logical data models

  • Ability to think beyond technology requirements to build ONE logical Data & Analytics platform

  • Well structured, analytically thinking and demonstrating the ability to explain processes in a clear and understandable manner to a non-technical audience

  • Excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills

  • Self-driven, flexible, open minded professional and proactive team player who ensures implementation towards agreed goals and timelines

  • Ability to take ownership and proven strive for excellence

  • Experience as a project manager is a plus

  • Fluency in English

About Swarovski

Swarovski is a Wonderlab where magic and science meet.

Swarovski unifies all parts of its organization under one spellbinding idea and brings forward a wondrous new world of crystal craftsmanship. Founded in 1895 in Austria, the company designs, manufactures and sells the world’s highest quality crystal, genuine gemstones, Swarovski Created Diamonds and zirconia, jewelry, and accessories, as well as crystal objects and home accessories. Together with its sister companies Swarovski Optik (optical devices) and Tyrolit (abrasives), Swarovski Crystal Business forms the Swarovski Group.

A responsible relationship with people and the planet has always been an integral part of Swarovski’s heritage. This manifests today in the company’s well-established sustainability agenda with youth-focused education programs and foundations to promote human empowerment and conserve natural resources to achieve positive social impact.