Website Big Data

Reference Code: 8102

Job Title: BI & Data Architect

Employment Type: Direct Hire – Full Time

Location: Detroit, MI

Role Type: Hybrid – No set schedule (It is unpredictable therefore the resource MUST live within reasonable driving distance)

Base Pay Range: $150,000 – $170,000

The mission of this role: The mission of this role is to architect and enable a platform that can provide high-quality data for business consumption and define a standard BI framework to meet the enterprise's current and long-term data requirements.


Scope of the role: Develop a data architecture to define how the data is collected, integrated, enhanced, stored, and delivered to business to enable effective business decision-making.


Key accountability:

  • Develop and maintain an integrated, domain-oriented, conceptual enterprise data model representing essential data produced and consumed across the enterprise.
  • Develop reference architecture for high performance and scalability for data integration, modeling, visualization layer, infrastructure, etc.
  • Continuously evolving Business Intelligence and Reporting roadmap and on consolidation of reporting platforms, including Data modeling and visualization.
  • Define templates for branding and ensure that the look of any family of dashboards and reports is consistent and recognizable.


Key experience required:

  • Bachelor?s degree in computer science, MIS, statistics, business, or other quantitative fields.
  • 10+ years defining and developing Data Architecture.
  • Hands-on professional creation of advanced data visualization and dashboards.
  • Hands-on experience with data architecting, data mining, and data modeling.
  • Strong experience with data warehouse/data lake development techniques.
  • Strong business acumen and ability to negotiate with business partners.
  • Proven experience in designing, developing, and implementing Qlik dashboards on Qlik Server.
  • Data Visualization & Reporting experience on at least one other data visualization tool such as Qliksense, Power BI and Tableau.
  • Experience with Data Warehouse and ETL solutions such as SQL Server, Snowflake, Azure, Databricks, Informatica, or similar.
  • Ability to represent complex business data to put the user experience front and center.
  • Lead performance tuning activities to optimize the dashboard performance.


Preferred experience:

  • Knowledge of Big Data platforms ? Hadoop.
  • Knowledge of Data Science & programming such as Python, R, SQL, SAS, Java.


Technical and Functional Competencies

  • Strategy and planning skills. The ability to plan, goal set and prioritize in consideration of the company?s overall strategic objectives.
  • Understanding of the process for planning, creating, and deploying information systems.
  • Create a strategic roadmap, outlining short- and long-term core planning goals through the application of technology solutions.
  • Capable to break down complex challenges into manageable parts.
  • Initiate, plan, execute, control and close projects necessary within job scope.
  • Conduct enterprise analysis, design, planning and implementation.
  • Thorough understanding of system domains, system integration and design as well as emerging technologies trends and practices.
  • Effectively manage vendor relationships and deliverables timely.
  • Drives team towards greater levels of performance & accountability.
  • Will be working with the C-Suite to develop the strategy
  • The position requires a visionary.
  • Need this resource to have “been there, done that”
  • Will manage 3rd party relationships – Will manage software / data solution vendor relationships
  • It would be helpful but not required to come out of a SAP environment
  • Microsoft technology is a standard throughout the enterprise

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