Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Data Architect (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities

Bayer's Business Intelligence and Analytics team is the central point of data and analytics enablement, encompassing global operation of BI solutions including the Data Lakes and Enterprise Data Warehouse, Big data analytics platform, data science, dashboarding and reporting tools. Within this context you as lead architect play key role in the design and implementation of data enablement platforms as well as information and data architecture.   


  • Create competitive advantage for global and local Marketing functions as well as other cross function needs such as supply chain and finance, through deep market knowledge we well as identification of opportunities offered by change drivers
  • Manage global, international, cross-functional projects to drive data-driven decision making in Bayer
  • Ensure maximum business value and technical ability to deliver by joint scope definition with a broad range of stakeholders in business and IT functions in the planning phase
  • Coordinate internal financial and human resources and external vendors for the flawless project execution of projects and ensure delivery on time
  • Monitor and safeguard solution design (including innovation, lifecycle management and cost planning) that continuously meets strategic business requirements as well as usability needs
  • Lead functional and technological design, build BIAC architecture solutions and drive data modelling and integration for BIAC solutions
  • Lead team to develop the functional specification according to strategic business requirements and market situation and during development hand over development tasks to external suppliers as required, steer and monitor progress
  • Drive and support adaption of new technologies and foster innovation in the area of projects, owned solution and beyond


Who you are

  • University degree in Information Technology or comparable qualification
  • Several years of experience in project management, ideally in the information technology
  • Profound know-how about state-of-the-art Business Intelligence tools, including SAP BW on Hana
  • Interpersonal and communication skills, active listening, consulting, challenging
  • Intercultural awareness and experience in international project management
  • Customer and business orientation
  • Very good economical & analytical skills
  • Fluent English skills spoken and written


Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.




Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination. 

Country: Germany
Location: Leverkusen, Berlin
Reference Code: 31016
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