Sr. Azure Data Architect

Azure data architecture, API
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Sr. Azure Data Architect:

Essential Functions:

  • Acts as a key contributor to all phases of the design and development lifecycle of analytic applications utilizing Microsoft Azure and BI technology platforms
  • Expert at designing and implementing large scale distributed data architecture for OLTP and BI systems
  • Experience developing/implementing solutions in the Azure cloud that leverage relational, in-memory, NoSQL, document, and graph databases
  • Data management with an emphasis on data quality assurance and data security
  • Working experience using Azure DevOps and CI/CD as well as Agile tools and processes including Git, Jenkins, Jira, and Confluence
  • Experience designing and implementing large scale data pipeline (TB or PB in size) implementing Change Data Capture (CDC) solutions for structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data in batch and real-time environments
  • Must have demonstrated experience designing and implementing data pipelines for consumption by machine learning and BI solutions
  • Broad data architecture and implementation experience across different data stores (e. g., Azure Data Lake GEN2, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Blob Storage, HDFS), messaging systems (e. g., Azure Event Hubs, Apache Kafka) and data processing engines (e. g., Azure Data Lake Analytics, Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark, Apache Storm, Azure HDInsight)
  • Additional programming experience is a plus, other languages such as Python, Scala, R, Java
  • Experience with data integration through APIs, Web Services, SOAP and/or REST services • Expert in Microsoft SQL Server 2017 and 2019 technologies including broad experience with SQL Server capabilities and tools (e.g., SSAS Tabular, DAX, Service Broker, Replication, Performance Tuning) •

 In-depth knowledge of dimensional data modeling, data transformation & designing analytical data structures for real-time/direct and in-memory query using Microsoft BI Technology Stack

  • Advanced SQL development skills, broad exposure to all language constructs • Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) persistence solutions • Knowledge of SOA and Micros Services Application Architecture • Data Integration using ETL / ELT tools (e.g., SSIS, Azure Data Factory)
  • Metadata modeling (familiarity with Microsoft Common Data Model / Services is a plus) Skills/Competencies: • Microsoft Synapse Analytics • Azure SQL DW
  • Azure Analysis Services • Power BI • Power BI Data Flow • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) • Snowflake, Redshift Database • Azure ML • Statistical programming

Education, prior work experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in CS preferred
  • 15+ years of experience with designing and developing complex data architecture solutions
  • 5+ years of experience with Microsoft Azure data architecture and related solutions (e.g., Azure Data Lake Gen2, Azure Data Factory, CDM, Event Hub, Azure SQL DW
Dice Id : 10486178
Position Id : 6731559
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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