Lead Data Architect – Hartford CT, Cleveland OH, Seattle WA

At R2 Data Vision Inc. we are looking for strong leaders in data architecture who can deliver data management projects for our Fortune50 Clients. In this Lead Data Architect role, you will be responsible for the development, communication and implementation of the organization’s technology architecture and applications plan, including the components required to support it and in the integration of corporate and business architecture and applications.

Locations: Hartford CT, Cleveleand OH, Seattle WA – flexible on remote work after initial few weeks of building trust on delivery

Rate : $120,000 p.a on W2 or $70p.hr C2C negotiable

Please send your resume to : contact@r2dv.com

Primary Responsibilities:
• Collaborate with the business to understand/influence business requirements
• Demonstrate understanding of cross-functional/cross-domain requirements and impact
• Maintain knowledge of current and emerging technologies/products/trends related to architectural solutions
• Ensure alignment of solutions with business and IT goals/objectives
• Identify and quantify scope and impact of business changes on systems
• Facilitate/lead/participate in identification of solution options and features
• Communicate solution options to business owners/stakeholders (e.g. architecture reviews)
• Incorporate software and system architecture (e.g. infrastructure, network) into conceptual designs
• Ensure alignment with enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans)
• Identify gaps between established standards and proposed solutions, and follow the exception/waiver process as needed
• Maintain awareness of current technology assets and the capability of each
• Understand and adhere to architecture Governance framework
• Deliver all project deliverables on scope, on time and on budget

Required Qualifications:
• Undergraduate degree
• 8+ years overall experience in data management and integration projects
• 3+ years as a Technical/Project Lead responsible for delivering the projects
• Experience maintaining data architecture, with a scope that spans multiple systems and multiple business lines
• Experience with designing both logical and physical data models for large, complex systems
• Experience with data analysis activities for validating data model integrity
• Expertise in using data modeling tools (Embarcardo ER/Studio preferred, CA ER/Win or Sybase PowerDesigner considered)
• Relational database design/schema
• Experience in designing and delivering ETLs

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with service-oriented architecture
• Experience reading and understanding data architectures and designs and explaining to laymen how it works and what it means
• Experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions
• Experience with the following data domains: Master Data, Operational Data, Analytics Data, Unstructured Data, and Metadata
• TOGAF certification
• Health care industry experience
• Agile development experience