Beyond Finance, Inc. Company Profile

Data Architect at Beyond Finance, Inc. (Houston, TX)

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About the Role We are seeking an experienced Data Architect who has demonstrated experience designing & implementing the full life-cycle of both EDW and ODS systems. The Data Architect will be passionate about data-driven information which will guide and influence key business decisions.  This role will partner with internal clients to understand business inquiries, drive requirements, propose solutions and deliver multiple cross-functional projects and integrations between different systems.. What You'll Do Drive the discovery, design and implementation of our EDW and ODS systems Work closely with marketing, sales, technical, and business operations stakeholders Serve as the technical expert responsible for the architecture, design and implementation of BI/DW solutions, with complete and accurate information information/ data delivery using maintainable, systematic, and automated procedures. Make recommendations about data collection methods, data management, data definitions, and evaluation methods in collaboration with internal stakeholders Help establish and define validation, data cleansing, integration, and transformation practices Facilitate reporting and analytics design review sessions Stay current with contemporary technology trends/concepts and serve as an SME for the business teams Manage issues and bugs within the system using tracking/ support systems; liaise with internal and external resources to facilitate resolution and closure Manage external vendor technology - (AWS products including Redshift & Athena, Dell Boomi, etc.) What We Look For Degree required with preference to business, marketing, or data science, Masters degree a plus 8+ years of experience Excellent verbal,oral, and written communication skills Confidence communicating & translating data driven insights and technical concepts into simple terminology for business clients of various levels Passionate about identifying and solving problems for customers and the ability to uncover business needs through direct interaction as well as quantitative & qualitative research to define compelling solutions Professional development experience with and knowledge of relational databases and enterprise data warehouses, including work with MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, or other common RDBMS Experience with big data technology (Hadoop, Apache Spark, MapReduce, etc.) Knowledge of best practices and principles for data modeling, and data mining Strong project management skills; ability to prioritize and manage client expectations across multiple projects