Data Architect


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TECHEAD is seeking qualified applicants for the following Contract position – Data Architect / Richmond VA – (JOB-20365). If you are looking for a new opportunity and this position looks to be a fit, please apply to see the TECHEAD difference that has made us successful for 30+ years!

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Job Description:

Contract: 3-6 months with extension possible

Hybrid: 3-4 days onsite

Local Candidates Only – Richmond, VA

Techead has partnered with a local commercial construction and real estate client to help them hire a Data Architect.  In this role you will be responsible for designing and implementing data models and managing cloud data environments, as well as leading and mentoring others.

Key Responsibilities:
• Design and implement logical and physical data models to support business requirements.
• Develop and maintain database schemas, tables, and relationships.
• Define and manage metadata to provide a comprehensive view of data assets.
• Maintain architecture supporting data privacy regulations and best practices.
• Management of Cloud Data Environments in compliance with overall IT Cloud infrastructure guidelines
• Oversee the implementation and management of databases, ensuring data integrity, security, and performance.
• Optimize database structures and queries for maximum efficiency.
• Monitor and optimize database performance and cost to meet the business strategic growth
• Stay current with emerging technologies and evaluate their potential for adoption in the organization’s data architecture.
• Understand data integration solutions to enable seamless flow of data across different systems and platforms.
• Analyze complex problems and devise innovative solutions for data-related challenges.
• Make informed decisions based on data requirements, business needs, and technological constraints.
• Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to data architecture and database systems.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including business analysts, data scientists, and IT teams, to understand data requirements and implement solutions.
• Communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
• Facilitate meetings to gather requirements and align stakeholders on data strategies.
• Advocate for data management best practices including data consistency, availability, quality and governance
• Develop and communicate a clear vision for the organization’s data architecture.
• Mentorship and coaching of other(s) around historical processes, existing data services and practices

Technical Experience Required:
•  SQL/Azure SQL
•  Python 
•  5+ Data Architecture experience
•  7-10 years experience in IT

•  Experience with Snowflake preferred

TECHEAD’s mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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