Data Architect

Data Architect

Atlanta, GA 30305 (Buckhead area) 2016-10-28 - –

StateStreet State Street

About State Street

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State Street is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability.

Job Description

  • Define and implement end-to-end target solution architectures for strategic business initiatives. This includes analyze, design, model, implement (program / code), test and document for an integrated software product using multiple technologies (and multiple programming languages).
  • Lead and contribute to technology evaluations and selections
  • Make architecture and technology recommendations
  • Maintain a high competency in current financial IT industry and technology trends
  • Conduct proofs of concept for emerging technologies and business concepts
  • Diagnose, isolate and implement remedies for system failures.


Basic Qualifications:
15+ years of proven experience in technology strategy, application architecture and IT project/program delivery

Proven track record of leading solution architecture delivery and adoption

Proven track record of leading business application and capability delivery

Proven track record in business engagement and business partner management

Excellent writing and oral communication skills, with proven experience in building and maintaining relationships with executives, business stakeholders and technical teams

Strong communication, inter-personnel, influence, collaboration and leadership skills

Strong strategic thinking and planning skills

Broad knowledge of architecture domains, including business, application, data, infrastructure and security architectures

Extensive experience in SOA and integration technologies and architecture patterns

Extensive experience in high performance application architectures, including concurrent back-end applications.

Extensive experience in data architecture and design, including relational databases, analytics and possibly with in-memory database(s).

Extensive experience with application middleware, including application servers.

Extensive experience in Data Modelling, Database Design , Database Programming , Data Warehouse designs, Performance Tuning, etc.

Extensive experience in Java Spring Framework

Good knowledge of infrastructure architecture design, including cloud-based infrastructure

Broad experience in technology evaluations and selections

At least 10+ years of prior experience in application and database programming in multiple programming languages (Java, PL/SQL and various scripting languages). Current hands on programming experience is must.

Strong working knowledge of relational database structure, theories, principles and practices

Extensive experience in writing complex SQL Queries and Query Performance Tuning

Fluent knowledge of architecture modeling, including and beyond UML and BPMN, and related tools

Knowledge of project delivery methodologies, including agile methodologies.

Strong knowledge of Linux and windows operations systems.

Bachelor/Master’s degree in Computer Science / Engineering or related discipline

Proven track record of delivering results in a complex organization

Able to meet tight project deliverables.

Able to work independently as well as part of the team.

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of financial industry (especially accounting domain).

Experience with custom threading models.

Practical experience with microservices architecture.

Familiarity with DevOps tools and technologies.

Job Opening ID

State Street Job ID: 142054


Atlanta, GA

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