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Senior Data Architect (Remote)

  • Location: Alpharetta, 30009
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 12 months ago

Come work for this global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services to be a part of building a better working world for customers and communities.
Position: Senior Data Architect (Remote)
Location: Alpharetta, GA 30009
Term: 5 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Providing innovative and practical designs for the design and integration of new data architecture for the enterprise, applying advanced technical capabilities.
  • Creating, maintaining and monitoring on premise or cloud infrastructure, such as the design of end-to-end data platforms, development and operations of cloud management and design of distributed systems, handling structured and unstructured data.
  • Guiding others in resolving complex issues in data architecture and solving complex, escalated aspects of a project.
  • Designing solutions that will catalog, organize and store an organization's internal unstructured data.
  • Working across multidisciplinary teams and with the business to define and delivering analytics solutions that will deliver business value.
  • Monitoring the progress and the quality of the project.
  • Reviewing and developing due diligence to confirm the developed solution complies with architectural design.
  • Understanding how the end-to-end management vision is aligned to the broader organization strategy and objectives.
  • Contributing to data management standards to promote optimization and consistency.
  • Advanced understanding of some of the following tools and technologies, and how to
    apply them to solve business problems.
  • Cloud Computing: Accenture cloud platform, Amazon Web Services, Azure, GCP Cloud Architecture, Google cloud, IBM Infosphere Information Server, IBM Infosphere Warehouse Edition, MuleSoft CloudHub, Oracle Cloud, Red Hat Cloud
  • Data Access Tools: Azure Data Explorer, Azure Stream Analytics, MS SQL Server Management Studio, SQL Developer, TOAD
  • Data Modelling Tools: Erwin, Excel, Power Designer, Sparx, Visio
  • Distributed Systems: Azure ADLS Gen 2, Databricks, Hadoop, HDFS, Kafka, MapReduce/Hive, Spark, Storm, Zookeeper
  • Enterprise Architecture Tools: Spark Enterprise Architect.
  • Graph Databases: AWS DynamoDB, Azure Cosmos, DataStax Enterprise Graph, IBM
    Graph, InfiniteGraph, Neo4j, Teradata Aster, Titan
  • Hadoop Distributions: Azure Databricks, Cloudera, Hortonworks, MAPR
  • In Memory Databases: SAP HANA
  • NoSQL Columnar Stores: Accumulo, AWS RedShift, Cassandra, Druid, HBase, Vertica
  • NoSQL Document Stores: Apache CouchDB, ArangoDB, Clusterpoint, Couchbase, DocumentDB, Elastics Search, IBM Domino, MarkLogic, MongoDB, OrientDB, Qizx, RethinkDB, SharePoint
  • NoSQL Key Value Pair Data Stores: Aerospike, DovetailDB, Dynamo, Dynomite, Flare, Hyperdex, Keyspace, MotionDb, Oracle NoSQL Database, QuasarDB, RAMCloud, Riak, SchemaFree, SubRecord, Voldemort
  • Relational MMP Databases: Netezza, Tereadata
  • Relational SMP Databases: Azure SQL PaaS, IBM DB2, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL,
    SQL Server
  • Manages the activities of first-level managers, supervisors, and/or individual contributors.
  • Responsible for hiring, firing, performance appraisals, and pay reviews.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience.
  • Broad knowledge of the field with proven management skills.
  • 10+ years’ experience with at least two years of management responsibility.
  • 10-12 years of experience in information systems architecture methodologies, management, and tracking/analyzing budgets
  • Sound judgment and tact.
  • Excellent management, interpersonal, communication, and organizational skill.
  • The ability to work and team effectively with clients and other management personnel.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.