Sr. Data Architect to provide technical leadership/guidance to a team of DBAs working to create a new Corporate Data Warehouse (CDW). Candidates must have extensive experience with physical database design and have a strong background with entity relationship diagrams (ERD). They will be responsible for developing, coordinating, perfecting and maintaining the physical database architecture. Candidates will develop enterprise data management and governance policies and procedure. Additional responsibilities include

· Translating business requirements and models into feasible and acceptable data warehouse designs; designs and builds appropriate data repositories and data movements (dimensional databases) to ensure that business needs are met.

· Create database models which serve as blue prints for project engagements of all complexities.

Design and oversee the implementation of data transformation and change processing procedures to ensure that data from multiple sources is aggregated, normalized and updated and then published to multiple target environments.
Interact with internal clients to design internal and external data interfaces
Establish data standards and policies, data modeling, systems architecture design, and migration system architectures to ensure access to and integrity of data assets.
Analyze changes in online transactional processing, business processes, and external information sources and recommend modifications, to improve quality of applications and meet additional requirements.
Coordinate activities of database analysts and other database personnel to determine appropriate database deployment strategies and parameters, to ensure cost effectiveness and system efficiency.
Develop data warehousing blueprints, evaluate hardware and software platforms, and integrate systems to ensure that integration is effective and meets established specifications.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred.
12+ years experience with 7+ years of Data Architecture Minimum of 9years of Experience working with domain structures, user authentication, and digital signatures
Experience working with company hardware and software products to make sound financial recommendations
Experience working with industry standards, regulations and guidelines in database warehousing and other relevant systems
Experience working with information security practices and available security software packages
Extensive experience working with relational databases (Oracle 9i or 10G preferred)
Extensive experience with reporting tools (Business Object preferred)
Extensive working with ETL and Modeling tools (Informatica and ErWin preferred)

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