Analytics - System Architect

ETL, Agile, Python, C#, Java, SOA, RESTful, Microservices, SQL, Amazon Web Services
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

The System Architect for analytics is a Lean-Agile leader who has the technical responsibility for the overall architectural and engineering design of the system. This System Architect interfaces with business stakeholders, cross functional teams and customers to solve problems by defining high-level functional and nonfunctional requirements, analyzing technical trade-offs, determining the major components and defining the interfaces and collaborations between them. They also validate technology assumptions and evaluate alternatives. The System Architect serves as the primary architectural coach for each team on an Agile Release Train (ART), ensuring that team-led design runs in sync with the product/solution architecture and underlying platform architecture.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Participate in planning, definition and high-level design of the solution
  • Work directly with agile teams to implement solutions
  • Participate in design/code reviews and solution deployment
  • Own design artifacts and documentation for subsystems and their interfaces
  • Work with internal customers and stakeholders to establish high-level solution intent
  • Establish critical nonfunctional requirements at the solution level
  • Participate in quarterly high-intensity company-wide planning exercises
  • Interact regularly with business stakeholders about features under development
  • Plan and develop architecture in support of upcoming business Features/Capabilities


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or related field of study. Master’s Degree preferred.
  • 5+ years in an architect capacity around data management, reporting and/or analytics
  • Experience partnering with business teams to architect and strategize technology and analytics roadmap
  • Experience with big data architectures and data modeling to efficiently process large volumes of data
  • Experience with the concepts of data governance and privacy
  • Background in ETL and data processing, know how to transform data to meet business goals
  • Experience with Python or Java programming languages
  • Deep understanding of SQL and working knowledge of using SQL for various reporting and transformation needs
  • Experience running Agile methodology and applying Agile to analytics engineering
  • Experience building complex server-side solutions in Java, C#, C++
  • Experience with SOA/REST/Microservices concepts
  • Experience working with relational and NoSQL databases

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience developing large data processing pipelines using Streamsets, MongoDB, Kafka, Elasticsearch in AWS
  • Skilled and knowledgeable with microservices
  • AWS knowledge and certifications a plus
  • Experience and or expertise in cloud-based solutions
  • Demonstrate strong knowledge and experience applying enterprise patterns to solving business problems
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills with ability to communicate complex technical concepts to technical and non-technical professionals
  • Excellent relationship management skills
  • The ability to manage multiple priorities and efficiently balance between them
  • A sense of urgency and a strong bias for action
  • A highly self-motivated individual who acts proactively, and acknowledges problems, takes responsibility, and determines what can be done to solve the problem.
  • Experience leading strong personalities by influence
  • Outstanding organizational skills and experience managing complex calendars
  • Experience with web-based tools for collaboration and communication
  • Exhibits sound judgement and is able to make wise decisions despite ambiguity, identifies root causes and gets beyond treating symptoms 
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Position Id : 8667
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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