Job Summary: Talent Software Services is in search of a Data Architect ffor a contract position in Belle Plaine, MN. Opportunity will be six months with a strong chance for a long-term extension.
Position Summary: As a strategist, the Data Architect evaluates the current state of the company's databases and other data systems identifying new opportunities and solutions to increase efficiency and performance. The Data Architect visualizes, designs, and prepares data in a framework that data scientists, engineers, and analysts can use. The Data Architect often takes data from disparate sources and develops a vision for combining those sources into a more cohesive, easier-to-use framework. The Data Architect must create an end-to-end vision for how a design might translate into physical databases and how to integrate disparate sources of data. Data Architects work closely with users as well as Developers to create plans. The Data Architect needs to be able to model and predict how changes in the way an organization acquires data could impact the way the organization uses that data, and map out the way data will flow through the various stages of a project.
The Data Architect will understand the complexity of existing critical systems and propose alternatives to sustain and scale.