Sr Data Analytics

Optimuss Inc
Washington, D.C.
Aug 04, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Position Summary

This position will be responsible for offering a strong Data Model design, Data Analytics and architecture knowledge, an ideal candidate should possess strong knowledge of relational and non-relational database technologies and a desire to continue exploring and evaluating new and innovative technology.

The person who fills this role will be the subject matter expert on software design and architecture within the development organization. This role comes with an expectation that the individual will provide oversight and innovation for all architectural decisions for the organization. This includes development best practices, processes, review and rollout of new frameworks, services, and architectures Enterprise Wide Data Practices. Candidate will need strong communication skills and the ability to work with both technical and business teams to hammer out solid requirements; in addition to providing support services

Essential Responsibilities:

• Provide expertise in data architecture

• Guide data analytics and data architectural design and implementation for Enterprise Wide Data Warehousing implementation

• Ensure consistency and the appropriate level of reusability in the conceptualization and technical design of Data Warehouse and Data Analytics needs of the organization

• Mentor team members on new technologies

• Enable quality-focused, predictable, and effective Big Data best practices within Enterprise

• Provide guidance for the creation of documents that include architecture diagrams and data models

• Analyze and prepare recommendations to address existing and potential trouble areas in system design

• Assist with estimating implementation project scope and schedules

• Design, create, and support architectures that require little change over extended periods of time

• Stay current with and anticipate technology trends

• Work with product management, scrum teams, and project team members for technology discussions, decisions, and implementation

• Work with product development team leadership and resources to effectively roll out new and existing standards

• Execute and provide feedback regarding architectural and design standards

• Ensure teams are effectively using and following standards across scrum teams

• Work with others to ensure ongoing research and prototyping of key technologies

• Comprehend, analyze, and solve highly complex technical problems involving relational databases, systems integration, and data repository models

• Plan and implement system changes effectively

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated interpersonal capabilities to effectively build and foster collaborative relationships with people at all levels of the organization

• Strong ability to quickly interpret and transform ambiguous information into design artifacts to communicate concepts and ideas to various stakeholders

• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

• Strong communication and customer interfacing skills with particular emphasis on scope and requirements management


(a) Education: A bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems or related field is required.

(b) Experience:

• BS (or higher) in Computer Science or closely related field

• Experience in data design and Architecture

• Experience in Hadoop

• Experience in converting a SQL back end to various SaaS based back end

• Skilled in implementing Big Data analytics methodology and tools

• 7+ years of software development experience, including work on large-scale applications as part of a team

• Proven ability to collaborate closely with stakeholders and software development teams to achieve desired business goals

• Experience advocating for architecture best practices to all levels of the organization

• Experience in developing, designing, and architecting software in B2B cloud-based (SaaS) industry preferred

• Experience in database and data modeling

• Experience with relational databases

• Understanding of RESTful web services

• Understanding of Agile Scrum methodology.

(c) Preferred Competencies, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

• Windows and Linux operating systems

• Microsoft Visual Studio

• Microsoft .NET

• Java

• Javascript

• Mongo DB

• MS Sql Server

• Object oriented design

• Architecture and design patterns

• Experience in cloud infrastructure (AWS, Salesforce and/or Microsoft Azure).

Company Description
Optimuss, Inc is the fast growing certified 8(a) minority-owned small business based in Leesburg, VA, serving as a Technology Management Services firm specializing in Management Consulting, Implementation Services, and Application Development for Commercial, Federal and State governments. Our Technical expertise lies in implementation of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms and integration of Cloud Services. Our Management expertise lies in conducting Business Needs Assessments, Acquisition Planning & Program Management.

Washington, DC


Thu, 3 Aug 2017 04:46:33 PDT