Information Architect Analytics & BI (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our young team in Bergheim we are looking for a Information Architect Analytics & BI (f/m/d).

The creation of transparency for internal and external customers as well as the automation of interfaces between reporting systems are the main tasks of the Analytics & Business Intelligence at PALFINGER. This is done by identifying, analysing and formulating requirements to be realized within our common Data Lake.

In this role, after an intensive Onboarding-Process you form the interface between departments and the BI managers and data engineers. You use the data architecture for BI, Big Data and Advanced Analytics as part of a unified data lake to develop dashboards, cockpit solutions and standard reports. Other responsibilities are the design of data governance and its implementation in the organization.

You will contribute to PALFINGER's corporate analytics & business intelligence architecture in collaboration with other teams from various divisions within the PALFINGER Global Organization. If you possess an affinity for data, like to interact with various experts and love to find new technical solutions within a changing environment, this is just the job you are looking for!

Your Tasks

  • Requirement management and conception for BI Solutions (Report, Dashboard, Cockpit, Analytical Applications)
  • Implementation and development of data governance (guidelines, control, support) Monitoring of the data quality of the reporting solutions
  • Collaboration in the conception of a semantic layer within the Data Lake:
    • Development of data models
    • Implementation of data management processes (ETL and ELT)
    • Development of data marts and views based on Microsoft SQL Server
  • Support at the development of interfaces to internal and external sources
  • Advice on new concepts for BI and Advanced Analytics requirements
  • Cooperation with external service providers
  • Monitoring the performance of operational standard reports, as well as further developing the performance in the cockpit
  • Contributing to the technology portfolio for front-end applications
  • Further development and training of BI & Analytics Power Users

Your Qualification

  • FH / university degree in economics / mathematics / computer science / business informatics or comparable education
  • Experience with data modelling and data governance advantageous
  • First experience with Microsoft Business Intelligence (SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS)
  • Interest in reporting and dashboard, design principles and BI front-ends
  • Preferably additional knowledge in ERP systems (preferably SAP)
  • Interest in new technologies and digital developments
  • Communicative, self-reliant and structured way of working
  • Excellent business English

We offer

  • Good work-life-balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom to organize your work
  • Performance-related compensation and attractice incentive schemes
  • Career planning and development opportunities
  • Continuous further training
  • Opportunity to gain international experience
  • Voluntary fringe benefits provided by our company health management scheme PALfit


With this position we also address students, whereby a terminated part-time employment is possible.

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR EUR 42.053,20. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification. 

We are looking forward to your informative application! 


Barbara Köglhaider

HR Business Partner
Lamprechtshausener Bundesstraße 8 | 5101 Bergheim | Austria


Lamprechtshausener Bundesstr. 8 , 5101 Bergheim
Palfinger Bergheim

Job Benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Barrier Liberty
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Company mobile phone (function related)
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Mobile working (function related)
  • Canteen
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket