Job Description :

Position Title: Data Architect
Location: Glen Allen, VA
Duration: Long Term

The IT Architect analyzes problems in terms of detailed requirements, designs detailed flow charts, verifies program logic by preparing tests data for trial runs, tests and debugs programs, and prepares run sheets for routine programs.

May also do coding from flow charts, assist in determining the causes of computer or program malfunctions, and confer with technical personnel in systems analysis and application planning.


Develops, test and maintains code using software development methodology and appropriate technologies for the system being used.
Works closely with Business Analysts to develop detail systems design and written test plans for online and report application programs.
Performs analysis on projects and provides a project plan that shows the tasks needing to be completed and a time estimate for each task.
Participates in design walkthroughs with appropriate focus groups and related users to verify accuracy of design in meeting business needs.
Prepares installation instructions and coordinates installation procedures.
Supports and troubleshoots application code problems.
Provides status reports that give a detailed description of the current projects progress and indicates time devoted to each task of the project.
Coordinates, guides and mentors programming efforts performed by in-house programmers or outside consultants to ensure that all programming is completed according to the project plan.

Technical Requirements / Preferred Skills:
Experience in developing data models to meet solution functional and performance requirements
Expert level data architecture experience with Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) and relevant experience with various OS, network and storage concepts
Big Data/Hadoop, Informatica, Appliances (NZ, RS), Data Lake concepts is a plus
Experience driving new initiatives, conducts POC’s and evaluates other products for seamless integration
Experience working with stakeholders in understanding their requirements, translating that to solution architecture and design and construct solution
Experience with analytical/reporting tools for visualization is a plus
Experience with AWS is a plus
Work as a lead on new implementations in defining the architecture and road-map on data movement tools such as Informatica/Hadoop.
Drives new initiatives, conducts POC''s and evaluates other products for seamless integration.
Strong data architect that can work to break down a complex system into smaller components.
Looking for candidate with out of box thinking with T-shaped skills who has tremendous appetite to constantly learn new tools/technologies.
Experience in health care is a plus.

Osair Technologies LLC