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Lead No/SQL Data Modeler

  • Location: Charlotte, 28288
  • Salary: $80.00 - $85.64 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Lead Data Modeler
Location: Charlotte NC, Dallas TX, Philadelphia PA, Palo Alto CA
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Provide data modeling leadership for a team of data engineers and other data modelers
  • Lead the design and development of Data Models aligning with the Domani Aligned Data Product architecture (following data mesh principles)
  • Understand the data sources and consumption needs of the various domains as they evolve, and maintain a high-level context-map of domain data products
  • Work with the domain data SMEs and key stakeholders to understand the BI reporting and analytics, data science teams to gather requirements for the data models
  • Collaborate with the data engineers to design, build and validate the data models for BI, analytics, ML features, data warehouse and reporting
  • Adjust access to the data and the reports as needed
  • Identify proper data classification of sensitive/confidential data elements
  • Understand any data refactoring opportunities as we migrate or refactor technical debt in place
  • Work with the data engineers to implement the refactoring and migration
  • Help determine and manage data cleaning and business DQ requirements
  • Help determine data security needs and implement data-centric security solutions
  • Participates in collaborative working environment using the agile methodology
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to business partners, peers and vendor partners

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 10+ years of information architecture and data modeling experience
  • 10+ years of BI/DW and data modeling experience
  • Knowledge of Data Warehousing, ETL and BI architectures, concepts and frameworks
  • Deep knowledge of Kimball, Inmon, Data Vault approaches for data warehouse modeling and the core differences
  • Experience in data warehouse/data mart/NoSQL modeling principles/methods including conceptual, logical & physical Data Models
  • Deep experience with time-series, dimensional, column-oriented, event sourced, and semantic data modeling patterns
  • Optimizing physical models based on use case needs and data access patterns, considering performance, volumes, and complexity of queries
  • Capable of facilitating data discovery sessions involving business subject matter experts
  • Experience in translating/mapping relational data models into Data Schemas
  • Experience with modeling tools (such as ERWin and ER/Studio)
  • Ability to create and maintain conceptual/business, logical and physical data models
  • Ability to translate a logical model into a physical model, adding appropriate physical objects needed to create the database e.g. indexes
  • Experience maintaining a model repository, along with enforcing logical model versioning, tied to physical schema evolution
  • Ability to synchronize models to ensure that database structures match models
  • Familiar with metadata ingestion and translation
  • Excellent presentation, communication, and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Familiar with Data Governance Process Management
Desired Qualifications:
  • Domain Driven Design based Data Product and Data Mesh Architecture concepts to develop highly interoperable data products
  • Cyber Security domain knowledge
  • Data modeling in the GCP/Azure cloud environments are a bonus

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

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