Information Architect

Travelers Com   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 159 days ago

Job ID: 14585BR

Company Information
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That’s Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers – and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Job Summary
Travelers Business Insurance is looking for an Information Architect who loves to collaborate on teams creating strategic solutions. This person will need to be a strategic thinker with the ability to breakdown a problem and strategically solve based on architectural best practices and standards. It is critical that they understand how data and information can be used to solve problems within Business Insurance. Candidates should be able to quickly learn our business environment and be a self- driven individual with excellent communication skills.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Develop and communicate technology point of views this includes a strong understanding of :

  • Fit for purpose
  • Suitable use cases
  • Technical architecture
  • Product differentiation

Advocate usage of specific technologies, gain acceptance and track maturity 

Develop and adopt information architecture standards and best practices as part of a mature reference architecture 

Build important relationships with team members across the enterprise 

Be an important part of the overall data governance process through engaging on solution reviews to providing valuable process improvements

Ability to co-develop comprehensive data solutions as part of larger project teams, this includes a strong understanding of the following:

  • Relational and non relational technologies
  • Analytical data patterns
  • Modeling constructs : relational and schema
  • Understand data interchange formats
  • Data flow diagrams

Be able to articulate more advanced architectural concepts such as polyglot persistence as it applies to Data management systems. 

Ability to work in an agile development environment 

Minimum Qualifications
High School diploma or equivalent required. 1 year of technology related experience required.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred. 2 years of product/project management and/or Software Development Life Cycle preferred.

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies

  • Collaboration skills
  • Strong communication
  • Strategic thinking
  • Data modeling
  • Data analysis
  • Conceptual understanding of modern programming languages
  • Conceptual understanding of development methodologies
  • Deep understanding of data management systems

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.