Lead Data Architect/Engineer (f/m/x)

Berlin /
Tech – Data /
Comtravo - Making Business Travel Radically Simple

We are a team of travel experts, tech enthusiasts and customer support heroes – with the shared purpose to simplify business travel. Comtravo provides small and medium-sized companies a truly unique solution. Travelers or travel managers can book and manage their business trips with one simple text message. Using state-of-the-art technologies, such as NLP and machine learning techniques, we are automating our fulfilment pipeline. This enables our in-house travel experts to focus on complex requests and the individual needs of our clients.

So, are you ready to turn the B2B travel industry upside down?


    • You take responsibility and ownership for bringing both our production and analytics data landscape to the next level
    • As a lead data architect, you:
    • ○ Define best practices throughout our R&D for data schemas, data generation, and data storage in a highly distributed and concurrent system
      ○ Drive data ingestion and distribution between our own systems and various third party tools
      ○ Oversee general data security and compliance from a technical perspective
      ○ Drive and improve consistent application of best data practices throughout the company
    • As a lead data engineer you enjoy putting these practices into reality and own the core structures in our data pipeline and data warehouse. You help leading the BI and Analytics team to make efficient use of these data. You are the technical owner of our analytics & reporting stack
    • You manage a team of 3-4 data engineers and data analysts
    • You support our machine learning team in scaling out their tech stack (e.g. distributed simulations)
    • You closely collaborate with our infrastructure team to keep our data related infrastructure running at scale (e.g. event collection, logging, data ingestion and distribution, etc.)
    • You enjoy working on data where complexity arises from the nature of things and not the pure amount of data


    • You have an algorithmic mindset, you enjoy long data walkthroughs, identifying patterns and building up robust pipelines
    • You apply your very good understanding of software development practices using python as your mother tongue
    • Dealing with evolving and complex data schemas is a matter of course to you
    • You are an experience AWS user. You have production experience for the most of Lambda, S3, EC2, ECS, RDS (Postgres), Kinesis, and Elasticsearch. Experience in Batch, Dynamo, EKS, Cognito are a plus. Other relevant mentions are SQL, docker, git. This should also give you a good idea of our tech stack
    • You have at least 7 years of relevant working experience, and at least two as a team lead
    • You are fluent in English


    • Competitive salary & flexible working hours
    • Attractive benefits for flights and hotels for your personal travels
    • Company pension plan
    • German classes
    • Corporate discounts with external partners
    • An exciting job in a High-Tech startup in Berlin, the Silicon Valley of Europe
    • Access to a great network of entrepreneurs in Berlin and some of the best travel & B2B investors in EU
    • Influence the development of the company
    • Cooperation with an extremely strong and competent team, which built up several global businesses
    • Transparency with flat hierarchies where every person is highly valued
    • Company parties, weekly team lunches and a lot more events
    • A loft office in the heart of Berlin with everything you need (e.g. free fruits, snacks & drinks)
Interested? Then go ahead and apply now!