Data Architect

Full Time

  • No Travel Required

Job Description

Data Architect Job Description
A client company of ours is looking for a motivated full-time Data Engineer to provide an impact that will help feed millions here in the US! The company is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. This company has partnerships with farmers to improve the productivity and environmental efficiency of agriculture. They're also collaborating with their customers to create and reimagine the future of food.

You should have a deep understanding of data architecture, data engineering, data analysis, reporting, and a basic understanding of data science techniques and workflows. Some standard technology competencies include: Python or Scala, Cloud (AWS), and Flink or Beam.

This position is hybrid with a great balance of remote/in-office work schedule.

You as a Data Architect can make that future happen. You'll be able to learn about cutting edge news on machine learning, artificial intelligence, and computer vision. You'll build the future of food with a highly capable team. With an opportunity like this, your professional growth will skyrocket! The future starts with you, all while being able to enjoy a flexible hybrid work schedule.
Required Skills & Experience
  • Computer Science or equivalent education and experience
  • 5+ years of experience
  • 10+ years of experience in database administration and design of which 8+ years
    of experience in data-engineering-related field
  • Experience implementing end-to-end architecture and design for big data, cloud, data warehouse, and business intelligence with corresponding expertise across various toolkit
  • Python (or Scala)
  • Flink
  • Beam
  • Kafka
  • Change Data Capture
  • Deep experience with NoSQL
Desired Skills & Experience
  • High energy and passionate individual who inspires teammates to reach their maximum potential
  • Embraces a culture of trust and complete transparency
  • PowerBI
  • St. Louis area candidates preferred but open to all candidates willing to travel
What You Will Be Doing
Tech Breakdown
  • Python or Scala
  • Cloud (AWS)
  • Flink or Beam

Daily Responsibilities
  • You will define the principles for acquisition, storage, enterprise data services, and data access for a variety of use-cases
  • You will evolve and adapt the data platform to latest open-source technologies
  • You will design how data is consumed and published e.g. real time data, use
    of Kafka, in-stream analytics, APIs, pub /sub patterns
  • You will document the current and target data architecture and environment to maintain a current and accurate view of the larger data picture
  • You will explain data architecture concepts to the business and engineering community and relate them to business problems than solutions
  • You will define and discuss high-level requirements, solution design, and business data stewardship through a variety of techniques when working with business partners, third-party groups and internal staff
  • You will act as the primary advocate of data modelling methodologies and data processing
    best practices
  • You will lead multiple projects and efforts to orchestrate and deliver cohesive data solutions
    in partnership with related business and IT teams
  • You will collaborate with IT teams, software providers and business owners to predict and devise data architecture that addresses business needs for collection, aggregation and interaction with multiple data streams
The Offer
  • $165,000 depending on experience
  • Must be open to relocation and/or travel
  • Bonus eligible

You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) {including match- if applicable}

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

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