$150K — $200K *
For over 140 years, Kohler Company has led the industries it serves in innovation and design. Today, that same spirit of initiative and invention lives on at Kohler and in each of its four business units. The company is a market leader in kitchen and bath products, engines and generators, decorative products and world-class resorts and golf courses. For more information about Kohler, please visit www.kohlercompany.com
Job Summary: The Data Architect at Kohler is responsible for the design, development and lifecycle maintenance and big data solutions including requirement analysis, reference architecture development and platform/tool selection. The Data Architect will also be responsible for overseeing development and ensuring the architecture design is implemented. The data architect will also participate in incidents and enhancements related to the system, advise on short term fixes as well as modify the architecture for long term stability. The Architect will also design and develop adequate monitoring and alerts to proactively identify problems in quality and performance of the data platform/product. The data architect will also work with data and analytics leaders to identify solutions that meet the changing data needs of the company and assist with prototype development of such solutions. The individual is expected to have deep expertise with big data solutions and diverse data needs of the company in analytics and data science. It is expected that the individual stay current with new technologies and vendor solutions in the marketplace today. This position provides opportunities for domestic and international travel.
General Objective: Technical advisor of the design, implementation and maintenance of computer systems and/or programs to increase business effectiveness, solve problems and create new opportunities to assist in achievement of business goals. Prepare business strategy material and capable of presenting to upper management. Develop and monitor policies, procedures, and standards documents. Provide 24X7 on–call escalation support of systems. Establish service level agreements with customers. Establish and review capacity, utilization and other performance. Capable of participating in multiple concurrent development projects. Subject matter expert in many disciplines within many functional systems areas. Collaborates directly with all management levels and project leaders to determine system objectives and solutions. Provides updates to Change Management Team. May act as a mentor. Provides technical direction to IT staff in the performance of assigned projects. Direct interaction with business unit’s senior/executive management on technical matters.
Valid through: 1/21/2021