Data Architect

Vdart Washington , DC 20036

Posted 6 months ago

Job Summary
As a leading accounting firm, we help businesses of all sizes grow and flourish. Our financial team is full of energetic and talented members who are ready to tackle any challenge. We are seeking to add a data analyst to our team; this professional should have a strategic mind and a complete knowledge of the current financial market. By implementing strong communication skills, the data analyst will work with all other departments to ensure our entire company is on the same page. If you are results-oriented and have experience working with big data, consider applying to help us assist corporate entities throughout the business world.
Job Responsibilities
  • Define and own end-to-end Architecture from definition phase to go-live phase
  • Ensure clarity on NFR and address these requirements during Architecture definition phase
  • Define Logical, Technical & Physical views of Data Architecture
  • Review SQL queries to ensure acceptable performance
  • Lead performance engineering and capacity planning exercises for data tier
  • Help PM in identifying key technical risks and mitigation plan for the same
  • Help PM in effort estimation and planning
  • Mentor & guide Tech Leads & Software Engineers

Other responsibilities

  • Handle interviews to attract external talent for the role of Technical Architect/Tech Lead
  • Nurture & groom in-house budding Architects
  • Build ‘Reference Enterprise Data Model’ for selected technical domains
  • Involve in pre-sales process and lead creating effective proposals for large, complex systems
  • Write ‘Point of View’ document on emerging technology trends
  • Conduct internal sessions on Architecture and Technology related topics
Job Skills & Qualifications

Experience in defining & realizing end-to-end architecture for building enterprise data platforms

  • Experience in Data Architecture/ Design activity with Erwin or similar tool
  • Strong in logical & physical data modeling
  • Strong in Oracle, PL/SQL, PostgreSQL, running on premise and in the AWS Cloud (RDS)
  • Preferred experience in Data migration from Oracle to PostgreSQL
  • Working knowledge of linking Oracle tables to PostgreSQL database
  • Must have knowledge on AWS components
  • Good knowledge on EMR, S3, Workflow, RDS & good Knowledge on Big Data tools
  • Good knowledge on NoSQL DB – DynamoDB
  • Streaming tools like Kinesis, Kafka
  • Experience in Data Warehouse tools – Redshift/Snowflake
  • Working knowledge on Master Data Management (Oracle, SAP, Informatica, etc.)
  • Data Governance & Data security knowledge.

Soft skills:

  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • High integrity
  • Problem solving skills & learning attitude
  • Team player
  • Process oriented
  • Knowledge of web analytics
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