About First Data First Data (NYSE : FDC) is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in more than 100 countries around the world.
The company’s 22,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 3,000 transactions per second and $2.
4 trillion per year. To learn more about First Data, visit FirstData.com.
Position Description Overview
Our company is interested in hiring an experienced Data Architect to work closely with our software and application development teams to recommend database structures based on the data storage and retrieval needs within each department.
The Data Architect will be responsible for designing DB models, ETL processes, integrations and consumption layer from the DB.
Ensures adherence to established standards and may consult with senior managers on technology solutions. Supports existing business systems applications and may be responsible for leading technical aspects of a project.
May be responsible for assigning resources and delegating tasks to meet project deliverables. Performs additional job duties as required.
Scope of Job
Works on highly complex projects and issues within functional technical area. Coaches and leads less experienced IT staff and business managers.
Provides leadership on projects.
Works more independently with IT functional units and business units. Recommends strategies for technical aspects of projects as well as broad system improvements.
Expert in multiple languages and tools. Strong knowledge in emerging technologies. Possesses strong knowledge of application development technologies, tools, methodologies as well as all functional areas in IT organization.
Good understanding of how technology relates to business, market and industry and applies such knowledge to support the needs of the business.
First Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer