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Requisition ID:  5950

Data Architect

Responsibilities

 

1. Data and Technology Architecture:

  • Gain an understanding of our Current State and then defining the Target State Architecture and Strategy.
  • Drive towards adoption of the target state architecture by executing on the strategy.
  • Drive the design and implementation of the data model & technology architecture underpinning the data solutions technologies, including the development architecture, execution architecture, operations architecture, and integration architecture.
  • Define a standard common business vocabulary, express strategic requirements, outline high-level integrated designs to meet those requirements, and align with enterprise strategy and related business architecture.
  • Define the enterprise data architecture framework, standards, and principles, including modelling, metadata, security, reference data.
  • Support the formulation and execution of development standards and guidelines, covering the development methodologies, processes, and tools to be used by the data management team and external vendors.
  • Define the reference architecture and drive the development of re-usable components that others can follow to create and improve data systems
  • Provide technology guidance to junior members within the team and to external vendors.
  • Identify and drive process improvements.
  • Facilitate communication with cross-functional groups.
  • Keep abreast of trends in data technologies in the industry and plan for continuous integration and upgrade of the existing solutions.

 

2. Data Solutions Development:

  • Participate in the discovery, conceptualization, and implementation of data solutions.
  • Provide realistic effort, schedule and cost estimates to business prior to the initiation of data management initiatives
  • Work closely with the project manager, solution architect, application support team and third-party technology partners to ensure that the developed solutions fulfill the business objectives.
  • Lead team to ensure on-time delivery of quality data solutions

Requirements

 

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or other related disciplines.
  • At least 7+ years of experience in data related technologies, such as ETL, Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence and Data Visualization.
  • Proven experience leading teams resulting in the successful deployment of applications built on data platforms.
  • Experience in designing, architecting, implementing, and supporting large scale data solutions, including enterprise data warehouse.
  • Experience in defining data architecture and technology architecture.
  • Experience working with Agile Methodologies and Scrum.
  • Experience working with one or more of the following technologies will be an added advantage: SAP HANA Database, SAP ERP, SAP BI/BW, SAP Cloud Platform,  SAP data integration tools, Tableau.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong focus on business outcomes.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience in leading and mentoring team members.
  • Knowledge in one or more of the following domains: real estate, hospitality, retail, F&B, finance, human resource.