General information

All posting locations: USA-IL, , United States of America

Job Function: 16 - Digital

Date Published: 27-Jan-2023

Ref #: R-65960

Base Salary Range: $110,200.00 - $137,800.00

Target Total Cash Range: $110,200.00 - $137,800.00

Target Total Cash: Target total cash represents this role's annualized cash earning potential at target (base salary + target bonus). Target total cash is contingent on targeted company performance achievement and individual attainment of performance goals. Therefore, target total cash is not guaranteed earnings. In addition to base salary and bonus, this role is eligible for additional compensation in the form of equity.

Compensation Disclaimer: The compensation offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors.

Description & Requirements


We're one of the world's largest food and beverage companies and a trusted producer of high-quality- great-tasting- and nutritious foods- earning us a spot on 97% of American household tables. As the guardians of our beloved brands and the creators of innovative products- we're dedicated To Sustainably Grow by Delighting More Consumers Globally.

Today- The Kraft Heinz Company is building a new legacy by investing in a robust Digital infrastructure to revolutionize the food and beverage industry. We are on a journey to create a digitally-powered- agile-enterprise – all while honoring a 150-year heritage and a portfolio of 200 iconic brands. At the heart of this journey is our ambition to create an environment where powerful AI solutions augment humans and where small mission-based teams relentlessly pursue tangible solutions for our consumers- customers- and the enterprise.

That ambition requires us to create a modern cloud and data ecosystem - a one of its kind that becomes the neural network of our company. We want you to bring your tech-self to us. We use Python- R- Spark- React- Tableau- Snowflake- Azure- and others to solve our business challenges. You can look forward to high-impact- no bureaucracy- entrepreneurial work – done in small teams – and a unique opportunity to create something bold- something awesome- something inventive -- and something globally impactful.

Job Summary:

As a Data Solution Architect- you will define and implement best-in-class solution design that will meet our business needs. The solution architect’s responsibilities include gathering requirements and functional specifications- assessing the current data sources/models in place and to identify areas in need of improvement- and overseeing data engineering teams. You should also be able to regularly update the company on any developments in common data models.

As a successful candidate- you are results-driven and bring strong data modelling background and problem-solving skills. You are a person of high integrity- who believes in challenging the status quo when needed- while always first seeking to understand.


  • Design end-to-end solutions that improve collaboration- productivity- and knowledge sharing.  Obtains project approval and funding.  Identify stakeholders and forms project team.  Conduct pilot and recommends go/no-go decision.  Verify software solutions meet production acceptance standards.
  • Provide expert level support services for the most complex issues related to elevated from the Support Center and Technical Services groups.  Troubleshoot and resolves chronic and catastrophic problems.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of architecture- capabilities- implementation requirements- integrations- and future roadmaps.
  • Demonstrate ability to collaborate between business units- enterprise architecture- operations- and security on the development and implementation of solutions that meet operational and compliance standards while meeting relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Works closely with project managers and developers to implement reliable- manageable- and secure solutions for internal and external connections.
  • Identifies opportunities to automate or improve existing processes.
  • Understands and complies with IT and IS policies and procedures- especially those for quality and productivity standards that enable the team to meet established client service levels.
  • Maintain consistent- quality documentation including SOP and runbook documentation to meet ongoing operations and business continuity requirements
  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology- software engineering- computer science- or related field.
  • Seasoned big data solutions architect.
  • Hands-on experience with data architecting- data mining- large-scale data modeling- and business requirements gathering/analysis
  • Efficient communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills.

Technical Skills and Competencies:

  • Must be passionate about technology transformations
  • 5+ years of experience in data modelling and architecture
  • Experience with Azure Data Lake- Analytics- and other related services like ADLS Gen2- Azure Functions- Azure Databricks- Azure Data Factory- EventHub- Stream Analytics- Data Explorer- Synapse Analytics/SQL DW
  • Expertise in ETL/ELT Architecture and process designing- the experience of implementation and performance tuning of mappings/jobs/transformations
  • Excellent Python/Scala and Spark skills
  • Predictive analytics: R- Azure Machine Learning


We're accelerating our ambition to become a best-in-class Digital leader by making data-driven investments that drive smarter business decisions. We’re dedicated To Sustainably Grow by Delighting More Consumers Globally- and what we build today helps bring joy to customers- consumers- and communities around the world tomorrow.  Here at Kraft Heinz- we're not afraid to challenge the status quo.

We are bold. We embrace new ideas. We value diverse perspectives- and we dare to do better every single day. We reward courage in the face of uncertainty. And every day- we are transforming our industry.  We are creating the future of food- and we invite you to join us!


About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

Vaccination & Office Collaboration Expectations

Our highest priority is always the health, wellbeing, and safety of our Kraft Heinz family. We require our office-based, home-based, R&D, and sales team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a medical or religious accommodation.

We believe our office environment fuels our collaboration, connection & community as an organization and allows our employees to grow toward greatness. We also believe providing a more flexible and agile model is essential in today’s workplace. A majority of our office-based employees will be able to work remotely for up to two days each week. Additionally, employees who are subject to this hybrid model will be eligible to work from anywhere for up to six weeks in a rolling 12-month period (in maximum two-week increments and according to benefits and tax guidelines). Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in office depending on the role’s responsibilities and requirements.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance.