Open Position -

Data Architect



We are a passionate team of data scientists, engineers and experts who use machine learning and data to power the digital product, marketing and advertising experience of customers across our many brands, build innovative tools for our newsrooms and govern the effective and ethical use of data. Our award winning initiatives include James, which powers content discovery for Times and Sunday Times subscribers (Best use of analytics at the loyalty awards, Best commercial use of data and second place globally at INMA), and INCA, our suite of tools for to power workflows and aide decision making in our newsrooms (Best technical innovation at the Drum’s online media awards). Our team work on a modern cloud stack, including GCP and AWS, multiple Python, deep learning and cloud based tools and frameworks for machine learning, with specialisms in natural language processing, and React, GraphQL, Node, D3 for developing APIs and flexible front end product components and data visualisation.


You  will work within the Data Tooling and Integrations team to oversee the design and quality of the digital data tracked in our digital products (web analytics and commercial targeting) and made available to data scientists /analysts and the wider business to power decision making and data products.


  • You have deep knowledge of SQL for querying (ideally but not essentially using Google BigQuery)
  • You have experience working with data from event log systems - e.g. web analytics / clickstream raw log such as Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics etc
  • You know how to creating and maintain data quality processes (including data quality automation) and documentation
  • You have passion for  data and/or data analytics and/or data visualisation
  • You like problem solving involving deep-dive analysis on complex data sets
  • You have excellent communication and collaboration skills


  • Amazing Spreadsheet and/or Google Sheet and/or Tableau and/or other BI skills
  • Knowing Data Management Platforms (DMPs) - loading and managing data
  • Expereince with Customer Data Platforms (CDPs) - loading and managing data
  • Knowledge of Real-time streaming data pipelines
  • Kowledge of ElasticSearch query language


  • 25 Days Paid Leave
  • Supplemental Health & Dental Care
  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Exceptional Social Package & Special Discounts
  • Innovative & Agile Teams
  • Challenging Projects & Leading-edge Technologies
  • Friendly & Supportive Atmosphere
  • Socially Responsible Company
  • Tech & Soft Skills Training
  • Team Bonding Events
  • Fruity Afternoons & Beer Thursdays
  • Excellent Office Location & Facilities & a wonderful terrace
  • Relaxing & Gaming Areas
  • Free Bike Parking & Showers