Position Description:
The Senior Data Architect will play a lead role in efforts to integrate and simplify a diverse collection of applications and technologies with specific emphasis on the management, housing, distribution, and availability of data.
The candidate will support business analysts and developers, and be responsible for coordinating, administering and supporting activities related to data planning, data recovery, data distribution, system data modeling, data integration and enhancing the capabilities of the data access layer.
Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for defining metadata standards and the establishment of an environment for metadata collection.
The successful candidate must have previous experience participating in large, complex projects with high visibility, and must have previous experience leading, planning and coordinating the work of others.
The candidate will have previous experience playing a lead role in projects involving the use of new technologies, architectures and/or IT strategy planning, and the ability to develop, implement and manage necessary departmental and enterprise architecture governance processes.
Must have strong negotiation, relationship building, prioritization, and issue management skills.

Skills Required: The candidate should have at least 10 years of experience in systems design and development with 5 years of systems and data architecture experience.
The candidate will have experience in OLTP/OLAP technologies, have worked with two or more RDBMS products, have experience managing data in a heterogeneous distributed environment, and the management of data integration with third party applications

Skills Desired: The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong leadership skills, and strong ability to translate business needs into technical requirements and solutions.
They must have the ability to learn quickly and communicate the value of new technologies to technical and non-technical audiences. The candidate should have securities processing experience.

If interested in applying email a copy of your resume to fred.maffei@andiamopartners.com

Fred Maffei
Director of Recruiting
Andiamo Partners
44 Wall Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 212-461-2195
Fax: 212-461-2189