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Data Architect
Ref No.: 13-00030
Location: New York, New York
Start Date: 10/03/2013
As an Architect in our Information Technology Services division, you will have accountability for the maturity of the enterprise architecture disciplines, governance processes and EA artifact standards in the organization.
  • Define and develop strategic Master Data Management(MDM) processes, model and roadmaps to ensure alignment and integration of Master Data across the various applications.
  • Drive the selection of enabling technologies for MDM initiative.
  • Profile master data to for completeness, accuracy and integrity and evaluate connections between data and applications.
  • Responsible for the delivery of technology architecture( including conceptual, physical and integration ) for large scale projects.
  • Possess deep technical knowledge regarding leading edge technologies for data modeling and data propagation and an ability to utilize existing technology investments and identify new technologies for the firm.
  • Evaluating new tools and technologies for specific business needs
  • Assist in the evaluation and selection of EA standards.
  • Consult with project teams to fit projects to enterprise architecture, as well as to identify when it is necessary to modify the enterprise architecture to accommodate project needs.
  • Consult with infrastructure development project teams to fit infrastructure to architecture, as well as to identify when it is necessary to modify the technical architecture to accommodate infrastructure needs.
  • Create and establish working partnerships with various technology and business groups.
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, MIS, business or equivalent experience is required.
  • 5+ years of experience in information architecture  and roadmaps development.
  • Experience in setting up and deploying MDM projects. Expert in data modeling approaches, tools and techniques. Familiarity with Microsoft SQL Server is required.
  • Ability to define Master Data Management (MDM) architecture with detailed hands-on implementation knowledge. Ability to provide the mechanics for propagating and governing master data entities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.
  • Knowledge of all components of holistic data architecture.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Personal qualities required: Pragmatic, enthusiastic, articulate, persistent, and