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Data Architect
Minneapolis, Minnesota  |  Remote
Contract Position
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Applied on June 24, 2021
Job Id #47846 Posted May 24, 2021

Business Requirements Gathering and Analysis

  • • Work with the scrum master to understand the project requirements and work towards accomplishing sprint goals.
  • • Work with cross-functional stakeholders to understand the business process and build and review conceptual and logical models.
  • • Build cross-functional relationships to understand data needs and help projects and agile teams deliver on those needs.

Data Architecture

  • • Convert logical models to the solution and physical models and generate DDLs for implementation.
  • • Review the models in-depth to ensure compliance with data modeling standards.
  • • Facilitate and resolve conflicts while merging cross-domain models.
  • • Work with the data engineering team for proper implementation of physical models in the database.
  • • Review the physical tables to ensure all business rules and relationships have been addressed.
  • • Design analytical models that support complex data analytical reporting.
  • • Design, develop, deploy, and transition solutions to address business requirements including deciding on integrated data designs
  • • Construct a single and authoritative repository of the enterprise’s data through conceptual and logical data models
  • • Fully document all data models and process flows.

Data Governance

  • • Maintain and refine data modeling standards, best practices, and guidelines
  • • Partner with the business to drive continuous improvement in data governance practices, leading the implementation including leading education programs around data governance and data quality
  • • Participate and be an advocate as the enterprise moves to next generation data tools, processes, and frameworks

Technical Skills:

  • Computer science, data engineering discipline
  • Experience in Data Warehousing or BI as an Architect
  • Strong SQL experience
  • Technically sound with the likes of ETL and scripting languages
  • Architectural knowledge of the Azure integration and reporting technologies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Data Architecture concepts, logical and physical database modelling, methods, and strategies
  • Have excellent communication or stakeholder management experience
  • Ideally experience in the healthcare or insurance sectors

Key Competencies:

  • Clear communicator, written and oral
  • Results focus
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Stakeholder management
  • Data solutioning

Working Time:

  • Flexible working hours. Early start in line with Dublin times. Would ideally like a 6/7am start time to overlap with Dublin and then some time in the US

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

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