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Senior Principal Business Data Architect - P192822_S1

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EWe are looking for an experienced, senior leader with a successful track record of collaborating with cross-functional teams across the business, analytics and technology. The ideal candidate needs to demonstrate both breadth and depth across multiple disciplines including Big Data landscape and Cloud-based solutions.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EResponsible for planning and overseeing the execution of business initiatives while ensuring the company\u0027s systems provide functionality and flexibility aligned with long-term objectives. Oversees the strategy execution and pipeline of projects for mergers and acquisitions.\u003C/p\u003E Responsibilities \u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMentors and assists team members.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResearches technology trends and strategies.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops system architecture strategies and roadmaps. Communicates strategies and approvals from business and technology stakeholders. Aligns business goals and system strategies with roadmaps.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOversees and consults with project teams. Creates design- and system-impact documents. Ensures system strategies are understood and are being adhered to. Monitors application designs and interfaces. Organizes and facilitates design discussions. Clarifies business requirements and communicates technical concerns and trade-offs to business leaders.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPartners with the business to understand strategies and goals. Assists the business with developing system requirements and impacts that can be used to initiate projects and meet the business goals.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHelp build a culture of learning and innovation with a focus on learning new data technologies / practices and spearheading adoption within the organization\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in technology communities and act as an internal mentor to users of these platforms\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E#LI-KE1 \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Minimum Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Information Technology, Business, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in Technical or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 10\u002B years of experience in Technical or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHands-on experience building prototypes and solutions using modern Data-analytic tools\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience architecting Real-time solutions to enable business capabilities\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProven track record of mentoring team in adopting new technologies\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProficiency with Cloud technologies and concepts, Real-time analytics, Streaming data platform and machine learning tools\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience migrating traditional architectures to next-gen data-analytic technology solutions\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHands-on experience integrating open source components into data-analytic solutions\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EWorking with vendors to enhance tool capabilities to meet enterprise needs\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years\u0027 experience working with AWS technologies or other cloud providers\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years\u0027 experience in Financial services\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalytics experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBuilding data-analytic solutions leveraging technologies including MPP Data Platforms, Spark, NIFI, Kafka, Python, R\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience/Knowledge of Machine Learning algorithms is a plus\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



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Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-12

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