Data Architect

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Farmington Hills, MI

Industry: Information Services

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11 - 15 years

Posted 335 days ago

  by    Michael Stapinski

-Seeking a Senior Data Modeler/Data Architect to support multiple Business Intelligence/Data Warehouse projects, including build out of Dimensional Models (Star/Snowflake Schema).

-The Data Architect will be responsible for performing data analysis activities to capture data requirements clearly, completely, and correctly while, at the same time, representing them in a formal and visual way through data models.

-The Data Architect must possess communication skills to interface with a wide range of customers, ranging from Senior Level Executives to ETL/Reporting Developers.

-The Data Architect will work through early stages of software life cycle to profile data and to create conceptual, logical & physical data model designs with appropriate structure and relationships for optimal performance.

-The Data Architect will work in a fast-paced environment that develops, implements, and maintains mission critical information systems to the Business Intelligence community.

-The Data Architect should be self-motivated, technical, results-oriented, and a quality-focused individual with strong data warehouse and architecture skills. This individual will ensure the long term reliability, scalability and maintainability for the customer's internal system.

-The Data Architect will be asked to describe past project work and be able to demonstrate their knowledge as part of the interview process.

-Minimum of 25% travel.

 

Qualifications:

 

-Provide overall direction, guidance, and definition of an enterprise data architecture that effectively supports Business Intelligence capabilities. The candidate must have extensive knowledge of data architectures related to Data Warehouse implementations (as compared to OLTP).

-Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment with multiple ongoing projects concurrently.

-Extensive experience gathering requirements, designing, and developing data warehouses.

-Experience with Oracle PL/SQL.

-Experience with ErWin.

-Experience with Data Profiling Tools.

-Experience with Data Modeling concepts.

-Experience with Metadata Tools.

-Experience with providing End User Query Support.

-Proactive, great attention to detail, results-oriented problem solver.

-Ability to support long term goals along with immediate performance concerns.

-Strong communication skills and ability to translate highly complex technical issues to non-technical audience.

-Excellent communication, mentoring and problem solving skills.

-Typically requires bachelor's degree (in Computer Science or related field) or equivalent, and 10 or more years of related experience.

-Ensure that the designs are consistent with the overall architecture for Business Intelligence as previously documented.

-Ensure that significant design decisions are communicated, validated, and adhered to.

-Provide rationale for design decisions.

 

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$80K - 120K