Data Architect

Date: 08-Sep-2022


Singapore, Singapore

Singtel Group

At Singtel, we believe in the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people help us innovate and create strong connections with our customers. We strive to ensure all our people practices are non-discriminatory and provide a fair, performance-based work culture that is diverse, inclusive and collaborative. 

Join us and experience what it’s like to be with an Employer of Choice*. Together, let’s create a brighter digital future for all. *Awarded at the HR Fest Awards 2020.



  • Define data architecture framework, standards and principles, including modelling, metadata, security, reference data and master data.
  • Define reference architecture for project teams to follow, create and improve the data platforms and systems.
  • Architect scalable data processing and analytics solutions for streaming, batch and data APIs.
  • Design and architect cloud (or hybrid cloud with on-premises) data integration solution.
  • Recommend solutions to improve new and existing database platform and provide solution for the migration of data from legacy systems to new solutions.
  • Familiar with different data transfers protocols and technologies.
  • Manage the CI/CD for data application and data pipeline.
  • Design high level & detailed design to ensure that the solution delivers to the business needs and align to the data & analytics architecture principles and roadmap.
  • Perform R&D and conduct PoC (proof-of-concept) for new data architecture solution.
  • Ability to lead troubleshooting efforts for complex design and eliminate application issue faced by the project and operation team.
  • Familiar with data security practices and information security standards and to establish the process for the data security control.


We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for our employees & customers and will require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated


The Ideal Candidate should possess:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Math, Data Analytics or related field with at least 5 years of hands-on development experience.
  • Experience in design and deliver system & data integration, data API and streaming/real time data handling.
  • Knowledge in Big Data Platform such as Hadoop, Cloudera, Hortonworks, etc
  • Expert in Programming language including Python, PysSpark, Scala, SQL, Linux shell scripting.
  • Experience in handling data and system integration.
  • Experience in Big Data Management, Metadata Management and Data Cataloguing.
  • Experience in Cloud and on-premises database.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Highly self-driven, demonstrate critical thinking, team player & fast learner.
  • Good technical writing skills.





About Singtel

Headquartered in Singapore, Singtel has 140 years of operating experience and played a pivotal role in the country’s development as a major communications hub. Optus, our subsidiary in Australia, is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services.

We are also strategically invested in leading companies in Asia and Africa, including Bharti Airtel (India, South Asia and Africa), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines) and Advanced Info Service (Thailand). We work closely with our associates, leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience to lead and shape the communications industry.

Together, the Group serves over 700 million mobile customers around world. Singtel is one of the largest listed Singapore companies on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation.

The Group has a vast network of offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA, and employs more than 23,000 staff worldwide.