Data Architect

for Concord Technology in Hopkins, MN

Data Architect, 
Hopkins, MN
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6-12 months 
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Concord is a senior-level IT consulting firm providing business value and technology solutions to our national client base. Through proven methodologies, deep expertise and a seasoned team of nationwide consultants, we deliver *world class* solutions centered on the following practices:
* Enterprise and Integration Architecture
* Data Architecture, Warehousing and Management
* Center of Excellence Development, Quality Assurance & Testing Solutions
* Security and Compliance
* Infrastructure and Capacity Management
* Process and Program Management
Concord will work with consultants on a W2 basis or a Corp-to-Corp basis. We have a host of benefits that can be available for W2 consultants.

We are currently recruiting for the following position for our direct client:

Design, develop, and support solutions and applications for Enterprise Data Architecture with a focus on Business Process Management (BPM) applications. Responsible for ensuring BPM applications align with Enterprise Data Strategy. Liaise with Business SME’s/Lead Programmer/Analysts and Business Systems Analysts to understand and meet customer requirements and design specifications.

• Ensures adherence to principles and policies to support Enterprise Data Strategy
• Recommend, develop, and enforce IT and database standards, guidelines, and procedures in order to facilitate quality assurance.
• Knowledge of WTX, XML, JAVA, ASP.NET, UNIX scripts
• Translate business requirements into data structures
• Analysis & Design
• Carries out systematic problem identification, analysis, and resolution
• Analyzes and reduces complex problems into simple, manageable components
• Develops technical design specifications
• Leads technical meetings, as required
• Evaluates technical performance challenges and recommends tuning solutions
• Focuses on solving problem at hand; recommends permanent solutions
• Utilizes decision-making techniques successfully
• Conveys ideas clearly and tailors communication based on selected audience (technical and non-technical)
• Charts various processes, procedures and workflows accurately
• Effectively composes technical and non-technical documents such as design specifications, operation guides, process flows, and other technical schematics
• Writes and updates task/project status and reports.
• Problem Solving & Judgment
• Communications & Documentation 
Skills required:
-application data architecture
- experience with XML schemas
- ability to do logical database modeling
- healthcare insurance experience


• Strong Background with Enterprise Data Architecture components including but not limited to…
o Master Data Management including Reference Data (MDM)
o Information Lifecycle Management (ILM)
o Data and Information Governance
o Data and Information Security
o Metadata Management
o Enterprise Modeling
Data Flow Diagram
• Erwin Data Modeling and reverse engineering.
• Knowledge of Business Process Management systems
• Knowledge of Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN)
• Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
• HealthCare Payer experience a plus
• Health Care Payer Provider experience a plus
• Knowledge of Trizetto Facets Healthcare system and Sybase a plus
• Ability to manage multiple tasks with multiple priorities on demand
• Accommodate work schedule and works extra hours to meet crucial project deadlines as required
• Effective in inter-personal and team-oriented communications:
o Interacts with others (internally and externally) diplomatically Negotiates and compromises effectively to reach group consensus when necessary;
o Possesses effective and active listening skills
o Utilizes various communication styles as necessary to achieve project goals
o Ability to receive feedback and new ideas and methods for achieving similar results in addition to their suggestions and/or ideas
o Ability to work effectively with end-users, project teams, management, and external clients with minimum supervision
• Minimum seven (7) years experience as an Enterprise Data Architect
• Keeps abreast of industry standards and development best practices.


Shawn Moloczij
Concord Technology
509 2nd Avenue South
Hopkins, MN 55343
Phone: (952) 241-1090