Data Architect Sr in Wilmington, DE at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  816211

 Our client, a multinational financial company, is seeking a Sr. Data Architect to join their team in Wilmington, DE. Candidates will be doing a combination of Data Architecture and Data Modeling. Experience with Erwin and ER/Stuidios is a must. Pluses: Hadoop, Mongo DB, Cassandra, Snowflake, NoSQL, financial industry experience. Please see the details below and send your information to if you are interested. 


Role: Sr. Data Architect

Location: Wilmington, DE


•   Minimum 5+ years’ experience modeling complex databases using 3rd party modeling tools such as ERWin 9.2

•   Experience designing and building large financial services data warehouses with very strong data analysis skills

•   Have good knowledge of ER/Dimensional modeling and have extensive experience in developing logical and physical data models in complex, multi-application environments.

•   5+ years of hands-on experience in data management, data warehousing, data transformation, metadata and reference data management and business intelligence tools.

•   5+ years of experience with advanced SQL query techniques using TOAD, SQL Navigator. Basic UNIX would be a Plus.

•   Previous experience as a hands-on Oracle DBA of large database is a plus.

•   Must have good understanding of leading 3rd party products in the relevant areas (e.g. Datastage, Business Objects, Microstrategy).

•   Significant experience with System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)


•   Capture business requirements and rules, design the associated logical models, and create all required documentation to support, communicate, and validate the data model.

•   Design, build and maintain the logical and physical data models to support the business requirements in a dynamic, expanding business environment.

•   Map data elements of data sources into the domain data models.

•   Maintain documentation of data models, including relationships, constraints and metadata.

•   Publish and conduct model reviews with business and technical project teams.

•   Review database design changes with the team to determine the impact to the physical database and other systems.

•   Coordinate with development/implementation team to improve model formats and approaches with regard to implementation issues.

•   Participate in performance tuning activities including partitioning strategies, indexing strategies, and SQL optimization

•   Architect with an eye toward high performance, scalability, and high availability.









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