LosAngelesRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Los Angeles jobs

Data Architect

Company: Swinerton Inc.
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Primary Location:

Los Angeles CA

Additional Job Posting Locations:

Arvada CO, Bellevue WA, Concord CA, Dallas TX, Portland OR

Job Description Summary:

The Data Architect will be a member of the Data Office team that works together to provide innovative solutions, incubating a culture of pervasive data and analytics within Swinerton.

We are looking for a Data Architect that is experienced in designing and maintaining architectures for data platforms to support operational reporting, analytics, and AI + Machine learning workloads. You are passionate about modern data architectures and have at least 3 years' professional experience implementing architectures for solutions built upon Microsoft Azure technologies such as:

  • Azure Automation
  • Azure Data Factory
  • Azure SQL Data Warehouse
  • Azure Databricks
  • Azure Logic App / Event Hub
  • Azure Storage / Data Lake
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Work closely with Data Office team members to provide innovative solutions, incubating a culture of pervasive data and analytics and collaborate on the design of Swinerton's modern data platforms and data integration solutions, including data technology roadmap planning
  • Work regularly with BTech staff on system design, configuration and maintenance for platforms needed to build out this capability
  • Assist BTech staff with troubleshooting and issue resolution
  • Work with Swinerton's internal customers for data delivery enhancements and issue resolution, as needed
  • Ensure Swinerton's data platform capabilities support our operations in alignment with the Business Technology strategic plan and enable Swinerton's vision of the future
  • Adhere to Swinerton's change management practices in system commissioning, operation, and retirement
  • Work with systems product managers, systems operators, and vendors to ensure that platforms are operating within design & service level tolerances
  • Provide supporting reports as needed to confirm platform success or exceptions.
  • Partner with BTech staff and cross-functional project teams in the delivery of new and modified systems
  • Work with various stakeholders to develop and visually communicate platform design in ways that are understandable a broad range of technical experience
  • Maintain current specifications of data platforms using Microsoft Visio, Excel, and Word files
  • Complete other responsibilities as assigned

Minimum Required Skills/Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of work experience with data platform design and operation, including minimum 3 years implementing and maintaining Microsoft Azure data platforms and architectures
  • Bachelor's Degree or foreign academic equivalent in Data Science, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field of study, or equivalent combination of related work experience and education
  • Strong Sense of Ethics - Demonstrate strength of character and awareness of and commitment to Company's core values.
  • Show good judgment in actions, decisions, and direction
  • Modern Data Platforms - Expertise in data storage concepts and structures (relational/non-relational databases, data lakes, etc.).
  • Familiar with established and emerging cloud data design patterns and reference architectures for storage, computation, analytics, AI + Machine Learning
  • Familiar with data industry trends and can plan a path from current to future states
  • Strong verbal and written communication, ability to clearly articulate and communicate effectively in writing and in various sized meetings while understanding what information is critical to communicate and keeps people informed
  • Knowledge and application of human-centered design principals are a plus
  • Able to thoughtfully plan and communicate future tasks and carefully maintains those tasks as conditions change.
  • Experience in monitoring and measuring - establishing platform KPIs and OKRs and regularly measuring and communicating performance
  • Ability to analyze problems by gathering and organizing relevant information and breaking down processes; identify cause and effect relationships. Identifies alternative solutions and selects the best option. Innovative. Adapts traditional methods, concepts, tools, or designs to new applications; devise new approaches to make improvements or solve problems and shares ideas with others
  • Demonstrates decision making skills through consistent logic, rational, and objective thinking and reasoning
  • Experienced in designing and maintaining architectures for data platforms to support operational reporting, analytics, and AI + Machine learning workloads

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

Keywords: Swinerton Inc., Los Angeles , Data Architect, Other , Los Angeles, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Los Angeles RSS job feeds