Job Description :
Data Modeler / Data Architect
Richmond, VA
12 Months

Interview Mode: Phone + F2F

Responsibilities:
Create data models and xml schemas at all levels including conceptual, logical, and physical for both relational and dimensional solutions. Models will include objects, entities, attributes, their inter-relationships and dependencies in 3N and/or dimensional formats.
Integrate disparate data models into coherent enterprise data models.
Forward engineer physical models to create DDL scripts to implement new databases or database changes. Reverse engineer databases and synchronize data models with actual data implementations.
Create data dictionaries and business glossaries to document data lineages, data definitions and metadata for all business-critical data domains.
Identify and reconcile inconsistencies in data definitions, e.g., synonyms and homonyms.
Work to identify master data (entities and attributes) and capture how data is interpreted by users in various parts of the organization.
Capture business rules that govern how data is transformed, integrated, and used.
Develop canonical models and data transformation rules using XML

Requirements:
Broad understanding of Data Architecture and Data Management approaches and implementation methodologies
Ability to work with business as well as IT stakeholders
Minimum of 5+ years of experience designing large scale data models for functional, operational and analytical environments
Demonstrated experience in Conceptual, Logical, Physical and Dimensional Modeling
Hands-on experience with data modeling tools
Knowledge of BI tools, such as Power BI, Tableau
Experience with Agile/Scrum is valuable
Ability to work creatively and analytically in a team environment
Excellent communication and documentation skills
5+ years of experience as Data Modeler/Data Architect creating data models and working in Data Architecture and Data Management solutions.

Skills:
Designing large scale data models for functional, operational and analytical environments Required 5 Years
Experience in Conceptual, Logical, Physical and Dimensional Modeling Required 5 Years
Knowledge of BI tools, such as Power BI, Tableau Required 5 Years
Experience as Data Modeler/Data Architect creating data models and working in Data Architecture and Data Management solutions Required 5 Years