Sheep on a field

Data Architect (m/f/d)

Full-time | 40 hours per week | Vienna Headquarters, Austria


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

Would you like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be 

  • Designing and implementing a global business data architecture based on the data management concept to support digitalisation including business data analytics and automation
  • Assessing and determining governance, stewardship, and frameworks for managing data across the organisation
  • Understanding strategic data requirements of the business and translating them into data system architecture and design
  • Establishing processes for governing the identification, collection, and use of corporate data
  • Overseeing the design of the mapping of data sources, data movement, interfaces, and BI analytics, to ensure data quality and security
  • Documenting the data architecture and environment to maintain a current and accurate view of the larger data picture


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Proven professional experience within Data Architecture and Technology Design, Data Modeling and/or Data Engineering role(s)
  • Broad understanding of business data analytics from big data sources to data privacy
  • Proven experience in implementing enterprise data management processes and data governance procedures
  • Hands-on experience with data platform migration, data mining, large-scale data modeling, and business requirements gathering/analysis
  • Excellent English skills
  • Experience with Enterprise Data (ERP, CRM), Data Lake, Power BI, and/or similar solutions
  • High pro-active, solution-oriented, and data analytical thinking skills
  • Good time management skills with the ability to prioritise workload and remain organised while meeting deadlines
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS vision and mission


Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • An animal-friendly workplace with a dynamic and pleasant job environment
  • A modern leadership culture and promotion of training measures
  • Workplace health promotion initiatives
  • If employed in AT: A minimum gross salary of EUR 51,000 per year (full-time base, consisting of 14 payments), negotiable depending on higher than required qualifications, skills and professional experience relevant for the position


We are dedicated to the principles of diversity, equality and inclusion. 

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Piotr Furman, Director IT



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