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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      January 07,2022
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
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    Business Architect EDL en Data & Factory Services

    Imagine the smile on the face of our customer, when her loan application has been granted within seconds and that you contributed in making that happen! Rabobank is further improving its core processes using data & analytics capabilities, leveraging the value of data and making faster and smarter decisions. We are creating an environment in which data scientists, data engineers and data analysts can easily work with data. An environment in which data initiatives are closely aligned with the goals and roadmaps of business domains to maximize the impact for our customers and Rabobank.

    Making a difference

    Within the Tribe Data & Analytics you will work together with more than 25 DevOps teams to develop and manage our global data platform. The platform is based on native cloud technology and relies on native Platform-as-a-Service components where possible. We are in full transition in bringing our data estate to the cloud, were we are supporting other teams in our tribe and outside with their migrations.

    Within the Tribe Data & Analytics, we are organized in areas. Each area has a number of squads that work on a common purpose, like the enterprise data lake, customer data products, and infrastructure to support operationalization of data & analytics products.
    As Business Architect Data & Analytics, you will act as Area Architect for 2 areas: Enterprise Data Lake and Data & Factory Service. You will contribute to our purpose of creating value out of data @scale within these areas and will be the driving force behind several developments, such as aligning the data mesh methodology with our global data platform, scalable production platforms for applied analytics, managing data as a product and many more. All our new developments are done within the cloud using the latest cutting-edge technology. And don’t worry, you won’t have to do this all alone. You will be working closely together with a group of Solution Architects to reach the goals.

    With your talents
    For this position it is logical that you need to understand why data & analytics is so important. You can achieve this by having an unstoppable hunger and drive to work with the latest techniques and cutting-edge technologies. In addition, it’s important that you will recognize yourself in the following checklist:

    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working with complex data & analytics infrastructure in an enterprise environment
    • You have extensive experience with working in large organizations on complex technological landscapes
    • You are comfortable in a leading role, and provide coaching and guidance to a group of Solution Architects
    • You are familiar with the rituals of Agile / Scrum
    • You have an opinion and an open view on the future and can clearly communicate about this
    • You will provide (un)solicited advice to senior managers, tribe, and other stakeholders
    • You embrace changes and self-leadership is in your DNA!

    With each other

    Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. Our team, CITO Architecture, brings talented people together to jointly shape a vision for the architecture of data & analytics. With you as a Business Architect Data & Analytics, the team will consist of 10 diverse colleagues responsible for a variety of topics like data, security, cloud, IT4IT, Infrastructure. Next to that you will collaborate closely with other business architects and many stakeholders outside Architecture.

    Working together in the area triangles of EDL and Data & Factory Services will be highly important part of your working day. You guide the teams towards the best results in a future-proof architecture. We keep each other on our toes and help each other where possible. We expect the same from you. You need to have the courage to challenge and develop yourself even when you and your team make a mistake. The important part is that you (and your team) learn from that and grow.

    Growing a better world together
    You'll already be aware that Rabobank is a financial services provider for 7.1 million customers in 40 countries. But did you know that we aim to contribute to real change with our 'Growing a better world together' mission? We do so in countless ways, such as:

    • With the Rabobank Foundation, we support social enterprises. This gives people experiencing barriers entering the labour market the opportunities they deserve, and helps them to participate fully in our society.
    • With Rabo Partnership we provide support and advice to financial institutions across the world including recent support for a core banking system selection and implementation for a bank in Albania.


    Do you want to become the ideal version of yourself? We would love to help you achieve this by focusing firmly on your growth, development, and investing in an environment where you keep learning every day. We give you the space to innovate and initiate. In this way, we offer you numerous opportunities to grow and help you exceed your expectations, to do the right thing exceptionally well, and to therefore grow as a professional. In addition, with us (on the basis of a 36-hour working week), you can also expect:

    • a gross monthly salary between € 5,405.79 and € 7,722.56 (salary scale 11, 36 hour contract);
    • a thirteenth month and holiday pay;
    • an Employee Benefit Budget (11% of your monthly income). You can spent this budget on buying extra vacation days or an extra deposit in your pension or paid out monthly.
    • flexibility in working hours and work from anywhere within the Netherlands;
    • allowance of € 40,- net monthly when working from your home office;
    • 100% reimbursement of commuting if you travel by public transport! Want to use your car or motorcycle? Then opt for a commuting allowance.
    • a pension scheme to which you only contribute 3.5%.

    Let's meet.

    Are you the person we're looking for? Are you ready to join Rabobank as a Business Architect Data & Analytics and to make a difference to yourself, our customers and to society? We look forward to receiving your application for this vacancy in Utrecht.

    Good to know:

    • Applications are open until 1st of February 2022. Apply via the button “Apply now”. Responses will be handled in accordance with our vacancy management policy.
    • If you have any questions about the specific details of this position, please contact Xander van Rooijen,
    • Christiaan van der Horst, sr IT recruiter would be happy to answer any questions about the application procedure via
    • The application process includes screening. Based on the screening procedures in place at Rabobank, we assess whether new staff are reliable enough to work at Rabobank.
    • The application process for this vacancy includes an individual assessment.
    • Everyone is different, and it is exactly those differences that help us become an even better bank. That's why we want to know who you really are!
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