Data Solution Architect
Company: Apex Systems
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Job #: 994003
Data Solutions Architect
Des Moines, IA
Apex Systems, nation's 2nd largest IT Staffing firm, has a Data
Architect open to help lead/participate in a complete modernization
of a Data Environment to the latest technologies and cloud.
Technical skills include: S3, EC2, Kinesis, API Gateway, SNS, SQS,
Cloud Watch, Shield, Lambda, Cloud Front and Redshift Hands-on
experience with platforms such as AWS EMR, Hadoop, Spark, or Kafka
and languages such as Python, JAVA, or SQL. Preferred skills
Applicants must have 5+ years' experience in professional services.
If interested, send a resume to Kristin Molgaard at
Overview of position:
- The candidate will work closely with Architecture team and
delivery team to help with project backlog with a specific emphasis
on technology stack.
- The candidate will be looked to potentially make
recommendations on the improving the Data Architecture utilizing
cloud (AWS preferred) hosted services, with a particular emphasis
on asynchronous data warehousing.
- The individual will work with and as part of the team; guiding,
training, and improving the maturity levels of the team.
- Qualifications 5+ years' experience in professional services
(prior major consultancy experience preferred) with a mix of
functional and in-depth technical competencies Knowledge of cloud
(AWS preferred) infrastructure services, DBMS products, solutions
and modern Data Architectures (streaming/real-time Data
- Knowledge and experience using Architectural patterns for data
movement (streaming and event based), data storage, analytics Deep
knowledge of data modeling and metadata management.
- Proven experience in managing and assisting in AWS system
implementations or upgrades within a fast-paced environment Strong
leadership, communication (verbal and written), analytical and
- Effectively lead complex meetings with varying levels within
organization Ability to communicate complex technical analysis to
technical and non-technical audiences
- Ability to lead and provide direction to team members (on or
offshore) including technical vision, Architecture and design
Possess the qualities and characteristics that support development
of junior team members to grow a practice.
- Skills Experience working with S3, EC2, Kinesis, API Gateway,
SNS, SQS, Cloud Watch, Shield, Lambda, Cloud Front and Redshift
Hands-on experience with platforms such as AWS EMR, Hadoop, Spark,
or Kafka and languages such as Python, JAVA, or SQL Hands-on
experience with platforms such as Informatica PowerCenter,
Informatica Master Data Management, Informatica Metadata Manager,
Informatica Analyst, Informatica Data Quality Management,
Informatica Data Dictionary Proven ability to leverage and
integrate technology components into an overall solution
architecture in support of business requirements.
- Demonstrate knowledge of Data Architecture, Data Governance,
Data Warehousing, Advanced Analytic, or Data Science
- Multiple years of relevant experience in creating solutions
using Cloud and Big Data technologies and techniques.
- Multiple years of relevant experience in Very Large Data
Warehousing and/or Advanced Analytics using massively parallel
(MPP) database platforms (such as Teradata, Netezza, etc.).
- Multiple or more years of relevant experience in the solution
architecture and implementation oversight of data-intensive
- 4 years of relevant experience with ETL/ELT data-integration
platforms such as Informatica, Talend, etc. a plus
- 4 years of relevant experience with Business Intelligence
toolsets such as Business Objects, Tableau, etc. a plus
- Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up,
---Please note that as a contract employee with Apex Systems, you'd
be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short
Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly
Pay; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts/Perks
and our Referral Program.
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not
discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color,
religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth,
breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry,
citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner
status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim,
protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership,
or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider
qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent
with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our
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