Location: Richmond, VA

Job ID: 5604


Capital TechSearch is hiring Enterprise Data Architect with proven
hands-on experience leading the architecture, design, and development of highly
available big data platforms and solutions. You will drive conversation and design of an Enterprise Data Warehouse and modernization of existing data repositories focused on collecting and analyzing internal and external data to generate knowledge and innovations.


Ideal Candidates have the following experience and competencies:

  • Designing and integrating analytical platforms to enable advanced research and modeling.
  • Infrastructure and how users need access to data.
  • Executing and supporting the design and deployment of data solutions necessary to support the growing functions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define and maintain the architectural frameworks/patterns, processes, standards and guidelines related to the data architecture.
  • Data modeling - Use strong analytical skills and knowledge of the latest technology trends to deliver data solutions to our user community of medical professionals and researchers
  • Utilize analytical skills, problem solving and proven ability to work with delivery teams to make data accessible and manageable
  • Partner across the organization to build comprehensive solutions to fit emerging business requirements
  • Communicate, both verbally and in writing, to explain how the various technical pieces fit together: you can explain why you made architectural/design decisions and chose certain tools/products.
  • Support the definition and enforcement of data governance policies
  • Provide functional and technical subject matter expertise in various data management, warehousing, Business Intelligence and Big Data solutions across multiple platforms.

You have:
  • Enterprise Data Architect experience
  • Architecting and developing large scale cloud computing design.
  • 10 years of IT experience and at least 5 years of proven data design experience
  • Database technologies, data warehousing, data lakes.
  • Applying future state data architecture/design concepts such as Data Lake and Big Data.
  • ETL / ELT
  • Data Modeling tools such as ER Studio, PowerDesigner, Sparx Enterprise Architect, etc.
  • Data Analytics and Data Science
  • Hadoop technologies
  • Data ingestion and transformation techniques
  • Java technologies, Spark and NOSQL

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience designing and building a data warehouse from the ground up
    AWS or Azure Cloud Enterprise Data Warehousing
  • Experience with AI and Machine Learning
  • Experience with REST API structures to interface with data sources
  • Knowledge of electronic medical records and HL7
  • Prefer experience with Hortonworks Hadoop distribution components and custom packages.

Education Requirements:

  • 4-year degree in IT or equivalent work experience

No c2c, No Remote, No 3rd Party.


About Capital TechSearch - recently honored with inclusion in Forbes 2017 lists of America's Best Recruiting Firms and Inc5000 for 2017.  Capital TechSearch provides technology talent to some of the most successful companies in the commercial and federal marketplace from our offices in Richmond, VA and Herndon, VA.  We focus on quality and value for our clients and candidates alike. We don't settle for anything less than the right candidate in the right position at the right time.  https://capitaltechsearch.com


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