Database Architect II

Location: Stamford, CT
Salary: Excellent

The Data Quality Architect II is a senior Subject Matter Expert (SME) role within the BI Data Quality Management organization that is responsible for data quality assurance from various data sources to ensure data integrity and information usability for internal decision making. The Data Quality Solutions Architect II supports the data quality program through interaction with various business data owners, data production system owners, and decision makers to develop and implement proactive data quality practices.

This hybrid business-technical role requires a highly skilled and motivated professional who can with leadership and business units to understand information need, document strategic and operational needs, identify and remediate data quality framework capability gaps, design data quality tooling, and architect improvements to the landscape.


Work in collaboration with BI delivery team leaders, business analysts and business leaders to understand data quality requirements and end user’s needs

Translate business requirements and end user’s needs into architecture blueprints that deliver cost effective & high performing, high quality BI solutions in compliance with Charter standards, policies and long-term technical strategies

Responsible for design and documentation of the architectural vision; conceptual, logical, and physical models; ER diagrams; data flows; and process models for the BI Data Quality data marts

Lead the process of identifying opportunities to improve data quality alignment in accordance with the business objectives

Provide architectural expertise, thought leadership, direction, and assistance across entire data Quality organization

Present proposed solution blueprints to the Architecture Review Board. Communicate solution blueprints to other project team members, business users and program sponsors

Participate in Architecture Review Board meetings. Review solutions presented by BI architects and provide constructive feedback

Responsible for tool implementation and maintenance needed to perform quality processes for master and reference data

Perform impact analysis, performance tuning, and capacity planning for the data quality platform and its infrastructure as source systems are added and new integration business rules and logic are introduced

Engage with IT teams such as Data Management, DBAs, Security, Storage and Networking when their involvement is required to meet the project needs

Work with analytics and data engineering leaders to identify and drive data quality standard methodologies and consistency that align analytics & data science priorities to a data quality strategy and roadmap

Establish reusable tools and best practices for Data Quality analysis, tracking cleansing and escalation

Conduct code reviews for the Data Quality organization to ensure compliance with Charter standards

Work independently with minimal instruction to find solutions consistent with defined standards and approach

Foster best practices and create a culture of consistency, accountability and continuous improvement

Perform other duties as requested


Expertise in all areas of data warehousing (architecture, data sourcing/acquisition, integration, transformation, presentation)

Experience in logical and physical database design for data warehousing (3NF/Star Schemas) including SQL writing/tuning on MPP platforms such as Teradata and/or Netezza

Experience with SQL performance tuning and batch optimization to handle and process large volume of data in Teradata

Expert knowledge of multiple Operating Systems server platforms (Redhat, CentOS, Microsoft OS, Solaris, AIX, AS/400, etc.)

Proficient in Linux and Unix Shell scripting

Strong mathematical and problems solving skills with a keen eye for identifying trends and data anomalies

Working knowledge of Data Governance, Data Quality and Data Lineage concepts is required

Expert knowledge of Data Management Principles and Data Quality Improvement

Experience with Big Data processing frameworks such as MapReduce Spark, Yarn, HDFS, S3, Kafka

An expert understanding of infrastructure technologies and concepts

Ability to demonstrate lateral thinking required to solve complex technical problems

Ability to perform duties in a fast-paced environment and ability to learn new technology quickly

Ability to prepare clear and concise documentation for technical and business audiences

Ability to communicate in a clear and straightforward manner (written and verbal)

Ability to deliver against several initiatives simultaneously

Ability to prioritize and organize effectively


Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science; or equivalent training, education and experience

Master’s degree preferred

6+ Month Contract - Hybrid (Remote & On-Site)
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Salary Range
$94,000.00 - 139,000.00
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Stamford, CT 06925, US
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