Data Architect

Req ID:  6837


Workplace Flexibility: Hybrid

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.


Olympus, a leading medical technology company, has focused on making people’s lives better for over 100 years.

Our Purpose is to make people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling.


Our Core Values are reflected in all we do: Integrity – Empathy – Agility – Unity – Long-Term View


We deliver on our purpose and our core values by staying True to Life.

Job Description

The Data architect is responsible for delivering data strategy that is in line with goals and objective of digital unit. The strategy includes principles and best practices on data model designs, database development standards, implementation and management of data warehouses and data analytics systems. The Data Architect is also responsible for managing the data services activities and designing data governance within the Olympus digital unit function. They are also responsible for maintaining the highest levels of data competency, data policies, data usage, data quality and reporting capabilities across the organization.


“The job is conducted in line with our Core Values which are: agility, empathy, long-term view, unity and integrity. Olympus is an equal opportunities employer championing a culture of equality, diversity and inclusion embedded throughout the organization and workforce.”

Job Duties

  • Data Strategy, governance & Implementation.
  • Drive the business objectives of digital unit by ensuring best of class data management function that is adaptable and scalable with the growing business needs.
  • Provide data governance guidelines involving proper data classification, data policies, data quality and other activities around data and analytics function.
  • Implement a data catalog of enterprise data assets throughout organization.
  • Partner with business analysts and architects to develop technical architectures for strategic projects and initiatives.
  • Provide oversight, strategic thought leadership, and innovative solutions towards maturing a data strategy, architecture, and service capabilities.
  • Leverage advanced database systems including data warehouses, data marts, and models needed for business, financial and operational analysis and/or reporting with Microsoft Azure technologies.

Job Qualifications


  • BS/BA degree, ideally in computer science, engineering, or comparable background.
  • Minimum of 8 years of programming experience with Python.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working with Microsoft Azure related data technologies.
  • Expertise in design and implementation of enterprise data store, data warehouse, data governance, data quality management, real-time data ingestion, data modeling, and metadata management.
  • Proficiency in tools like Spark or DataBricks to handle bigdata.
  • Experience in working with data lakehouse architecture.
  • Container management and orchestration experience with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Proficiency in data pipeline tools (e.g., Apache Airflow, DBT) and database technologies (e.g., SQL, NoSQL).Certification in Microsoft Azure Data Engineering is a plus.
  • Traveling: 10%



Why join Olympus?

Here, people matter—our health, our happiness, and our lives.

  • Competitive salaries, annual bonus and 401(k)* with company match
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Visions coverage effective on start date
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Free virtual live and on-demand wellness classes
  • Work-life balance supportive culture with hybrid and remote roles
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Educational Assistance
  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
  • Volunteering and charitable donation match programs
  • Diversity & Inclusion Programs including Colleague Affinity Networks
  • On-Site Child Daycare, Café, Fitness Center**

*US Only

**Limited locations


We care about your health and financial well-being and offer the resources you need to feel vital, confident and ready for wherever life takes you. Learn more about our benefit offerings at


About us:

Our Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients and their safety.


Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Olympus employs more than 31,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries and regions. Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,200 employees throughout locations in North and South America.  For more information, visit


Olympus is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace

We recognize diversity in people, views and lifestyle choices and emphasize the importance of inclusion and mutual respect. We strive to continue to foster empathy and unity in the workplace so that our employees can fully contribute and thrive.


Let’s realize your potential, together.

It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Minnesota (US-MN) || Westborough || 

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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