Senior Data Architect

Tezza Business Solutions

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Senior Data Architect Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Data Architect to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Design data model components to support data transformation and results of analytic algorithms;
  • Integrate disparate data models across the company into one enterprise-wide Unified Data Platform design;
  • Develop database design and architecture documentation;
  • Drive culture of standardization in data transformation and analytic logic;
  • Surface inconsistencies in data definitions so that they can be reconciled;
  • Develop a corporate data library/metadata repository including best practices for the development of data transformation specifications;
  • Some travel required (approx. 20%);
  • Interaction with software engineering and DBA teams to understand their database requirements for new products or features;
  • Participates in prototyping and proof of concept system development and benchmarking;
  • Shape enterprise data architecture design patterns, design principles and best practices enhancing business solution delivery;
  • Plans and implements backup and recovery strategies;
  • Plan and provide operational oversight in database maintenance with minimal impact on customers;
  • Participates in code reviews, ensuring best practices are followed;
  • Identify and resolve production application issues;
  • Perform database administration tasks, including automation, performance monitoring, system tuning, and SQL query optimization.

Requirements:

  • Experience with AWS services such as S3, EMR, EC2, and Amazon RedShift strongly preferred;
  • Understanding of SDLC and Agile methodologies, and experience with Scaled Agile Framework is a plus;
  • Ability to work with business, operations, and engineering stakeholders;
  • 5+ years of work experience as a Data Modeler/Data Architect; deep proficiency in data modelling and data management principles;
  • Excellent communications and documentation skills; ability to work on a collaborative team;
  • Ability to assess rapidly changing technologies and apply them to business needs;
  • Data modelling and information classification expertise at the enterprise level;
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer information systems or other data-related field;
  • Minimum of 5 experience with innovation and ideation methods, such as design thinking;
  • Business acumen, and the ability to communicate to executives, business domain stakeholders and technical staff alike;
  • An understanding of a variety of data access and analytics approaches (for example, microservices and event-based architectures);
  • Experience with a financial industry-focused data model preferred;
  • 3+ years of work experience in banking / financial institution preferred);
  • Strong customer and business focus.

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