Data Modeler

Location: Brussels, Brussels BE


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 203003

Position Title: PS Consultant (I)

External Description:

Data Modeler - Teradata Belgium

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What do you do as a Data Modeler at Teradata?

The Data Modeler is responsible for transforming business information into logical data models and for managing the enterprise data model. The emphasis within this position is on the modeling of the business, required for a successful Information Management environment across the Unified Data Architecture. Communication skills are essential as the current data modeling focuses on the interaction with the business on that what needs to be modeled. Consequentially, the Data Modeler is proficient in industry standard techniques for process modeling and data modeling.

Within data modeling, the Data Modeler is proficient in 3rd normal form relational modeling as well as dimensional modeling. Experience with alternate modeling techniques such as Data Vault, and key modeling as it relates to Big Data would be a strong added value. A Data Modeler understands semantic modeling requirements and concepts, and when working with associated Teradata Consultants, can design and document semantic models that are required for specific applications. The Data Modeler is also familiar with new and emerging data which contributes to behavioral or interaction data. This may include modeling for documents, XML, JSON, meta tags (audio, video, pictures) and others. This role will be experienced in group facilitation with participants from diverse business functions and work skills.

In what subject areas are you involved with as a Data Modeler?



  • Design and normalize the logical data model to third normal form.
  • Facilitate the discovery of entities, attributes, relationships, and business rules from the functional experts and the user community.
  • Prepare fully refined data models in accordance with the guidelines/conventions of Integration DEFinition (IDEF) or equivalent methodology.
  • Develop and manage data models and associated metadata for the enterprise.
  • Work with all related consultants to design and document semantic models.
  • Work with consultants to translate Logical Data Models and Semantic Models into their physical representations.
  • Enhance new and existing logical models with entities to represent client specific models.
  • Work with ETL consultants to map source system data to physical data models.
  • Maintain and publish project business rules and the associated enterprise data dictionary.

Evaluate access paths for data which spans multiple deployed technologies; provide recommendations for optimizations in accessing these heterogeneous relationships.

Are you the perfect candidate for this role of Data Modeler?

General Requirements

  • Master Degree, preferably in an Information Technology (IT) related degree
  • 3-5 years of experience with data modeling methodologies and techniques
  • Demonstrable affinity with business processes and business information models
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, both spoken and written

Preferred Knowledge

  • Logical data modeling
  • Experience with Industry Data Models is a prerequisite
  • Facilitation and conflict resolution processes
  • Architecture Principles, Advocated Positions, Design Patterns, and Implementation Alternatives


What do we offer?

  • A market competitive salary package (including attractive bonus component and allowances)
  • Training and learning opportunities in an international environment
  • Company car, phone and laptop
  • You will be part of a fun team!



City: Brussels

State: Brussels

Community / Marketing Title: Data Modeler

Job Category: Services

Company Profile:

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