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Data Architect/ Modeler
Ref No.: 12-00155
Location: Fort Lee, New Jersey
Start Date: 08/22/2012
  Data Architect/ Modeler

Fast growing Northern NJ-based company that provides trading technology solutions for the global financial community, including execution management and order management systems across asset classes and currencies.  Our clients include premier hedge funds and investment banks.
Provide leadership and technical expertise in the development and implementation of trading data architecture and models. Govern the systems development process from a data perspective. Translate business information requirements into logical and system specifications. Evangelize data's role in creating excellent systems. 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Partners with business analysts to:
  • model events
  • capture and analyze business needs and information requirements vis-a-vis data
  • model and design logical and physical databases; and
  • define optimum data and system requirements to meet business needs
Partners with management to:
  • Expose, prioritize, and manage new data requirements and refactoring opportunities
  • Evangelize and communicate the value of good data throughout the department and organization
Governs the systems development process from a data perspective; eliminate or minimize technical distortion of the logical data model
Ensures users' fast, accurate, and robust access to data
 Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's Degree with 7+ years data architecture and/or modeling experience
5+ years experience in data warehouse modeling and design (Kimball preferred)
2+ years experience in entity-relationship modeling and design
2+ years experience with security master, counter-party, and portfolios