Shell Data Architect - Financial Planning in The Hague,


Job Title:

Data Architect - Financial Planning

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Job Description:

If you’re passionate about data and want to contribute to a team that’s at the forefront of development and analysis, this is a great place to grow your technical and personal skills. With huge scope to develop your career at Shell.

What’s the role?

Based in our office in The Hague, this dynamic role forms part of Shell’s Data Architecture team, harnessing data that supports business needs and processes, and maximises the kind of opportunities that drive performance.

As Data Architect, we’ll need you to be self-motivated, managing the delivery and consultancy for all data architecture, across various areas of the business. On the one hand, you’ll be capturing requirements and identifying value drivers; on the other, you’ll be leading on data design and development.

Much depends on the breadth of your understanding of the data landscape, and your ability to use your expertise to proactively identify risks and address issues, successfully shaping a roadmap that utilises the latest technology. Other responsibilities include:

  • Proposing and developing data model and data integration changes and improvements.

  • Co-ordinating data functions in the delivery of data architecture, including, data privacy, governance, and engineering, and MI & Analytics.

Nurturing working stakeholder relationships will be an integral part of the job. You’ll use your strong communication skills to build a shared vision, influencing and negotiating with colleagues across the business, from data management and IT managers, to other architects and project managers.

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Country of Work Location:

Netherlands, United Kingdom

Company Description:

Shell Nederland BV is a platform for international collaboration, with Shell offering direct employment to around ten thousand people in the Netherlands alone, including roughly 2,800 non-Dutch employees from around 80 countries. Diversity is key at Shell Nederland, and our employees reflect the innovation that stems from a diverse workforce. By joining Shell Nederland, you will benefit from an unrivalled industry-leading development programme that will see you tap into a pool of expert knowledge that will help propel your career. Shell Nederland is the holding company of most Shell companies operating in the Netherlands. Shell Nederland also has an advisory and coordinating role in numerous areas.


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Work Location:

The Hague


What we need from you

We want to hear from men and women with excellent data modelling skills, and a keen awareness of what makes a robust and scalable data architecture. Along with your interest in working for a global business, we expect to see as much of the following as possible on your CV:

  • Business, financial planning and business analysis skills.

  • Experience in a multi-disciplined IT environment, with excellent data architecture & modelling skills.

  • Big Data Design experience – implementing solutions using Hadoop, Azure Data Lake Store, Azure DWH and NoSQL Database technologies.

  • Experience working with Agile methodologies (SCRUM) and ideally tooling like MS TFS, JIRA, GIT.

Our values

Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach. Join us and you’ll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities

Women’s perspective

We care deeply about fostering a truly diverse workplace. We believe in doing everything we can to make Shell as flexible, appealing and supportive a place for women to work as possible. We help with things like our formal (and informal) flexible working. Like our global and transparent pay policies, backed by a leadership team fully supportive of our diversity ambitions. And we'll foster your career through our Women's Career Development programme.

People with an impairment

At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We encourage anyone who may face an impairment to see Shell as a place where you'll be fully supported to grow and develop your career. It's as simple as that. If you'd like to apply, just let us know about your circumstances. We can support you throughout the process: from application, to interview, to your first day of a rewarding career with us.

City, State (if applicable):

The Hague