Data Solutions Architect (011693)

Job Description

Do you have a passion for data architecture and design? Are you an inquisitive person with exceptional problem solving and analytical skills?

If so, check out our new data solutions architect role. As a Data Solutions Architect, you will be responsible for the architecture, design, and implementation of data solutions for the organization. This position will partner with the business to define and document business requirements as well as the translation of business requirements into efficient data implementations. The Data Solutions Architect will perform functional business process analysis, determine appropriate data acquisition and ingestion methods, determine placement of content in data storage and presentation layers, identify data relationships and data transformation requirements.

This is a direct placement.

Location: Madison, Onalaska, Sauk City, Hybrid, or telecommute



Architects, designs, enhances, and supports delivery of data integrations, enterprise data warehouse, data marts, and data submissions.

  • Identifies, develops, and documents data acquisition and delivery requirements to meet business and customer needs.
  • Facilitates group discussions and join data design sessions with the business area subject matter experts.
  • Designs data models and data processing flows for data acquisition, reporting and analysis.
  • Develops, implements, and maintains standards and procedures concerning the design and use of data for compilation and delivery.
  • Coordinates data solution delivery and supports data analysis and data development staff as necessary in the development and maintenance of data implementations.
  • Queries, analyzes, and interprets complex data stored in the source and target systems.
  • Works with business stakeholders to assist with data-related technical issues and supports their data infrastructure needs.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or comparable experience, and continuing education related to the position.
  • Experience in information architecture, information management and data analysis, translating business requirements into technical data requirements, data modeling experience in a data warehouse and OLTP environments, and SQL programming experience.
  • Expert problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Expert knowledge of data architecture and data modeling tools.
  • Expert knowledge of data warehousing and OLTP design principles and associated data management and delivery requirements.
  • Expert knowledge of SQL, analytical software, and MS Office Suite.
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to understand and communicate data management concepts to the business and within IT.
  • Effective interaction with internal and external parties including vendors and contractors.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; ability to direct others to timely completion.
  • Ability to work independently, under pressure, and be adaptable to change.
  • Must be inquisitive and seek answer to questions without being asked.

If you are interested, apply today!

Smart Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan.

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