Data Architect / Information Architect


Lightning Jar seeks an experience Information Architect for PIM (Product Information Management) implementation projects. This person will work with our eCommerce consulting practice, and be responsible for data analysis, data modeling, and mapping of customer product data from existing systems to new Pimcore PIM / DAM / MDM installations.

Essential Requirements:

  • Strong data orientation and experienced in data analysis and data mining (experienced with SQL)

  • Strong working knowledge and experience of Data Modeling

  • Experience in creating, contributing to and reviewing Architecture and Development documents such as Logical Data Model’s

  • Knowledge of core Information Architecture capabilities, including Master and Reference Data Management, Data Quality (DQ), Metadata Management, Data Taxonomy, Data Integration, Data Migration and Data Modeling

  • Knowledge of different data modeling methodologies

  • Ability to collaborate with customers in order to understand, translate, review and playback requirements into Logical Data Models, Interface Specifications, Taxonomies and Controlled Vocabularies.

  • Ability to understand, communicate and operate at Business, Technical, Application and Technology levels of Data and Information Architecture.
    Assist with the definition and documentation of current state and future state Information Architecture models.

  • Assist with the definition, communication and implementation of data policies, standards and processes

  • Collaborate and design conceptual and logical data models and supporting the physicalization of the models to support the target state architecture.
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  • Knowledge of Ecommerce product data taxonomy best practices

  • Experience with Pimcore

  • Experience with other Product Information Management (PIM) platforms

Qualifications / Skills

  • Educated to degree level, or with appropriate career experience.

  • Demonstrate the ability to drive result in a fast pace of change and challenging environments

  • Strong collaboration and relationship management skills to effectively work across a wide range of stakeholders to gain buy-in and drive progress

  • Ability to work independently, taking a leadership role on specific efforts

  • Ability to multi-task, moving easily between strategy and execution

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills – must be able to synthesize data into concise messages for leadership

  • Excellent analytical & problem solving skills

  • Outstanding attention to detail, follow-up skills and results-orientation


  • Training in the Pimcore platform will be provided as part of the engagement.

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter, resume and knock knock joke  to