Job Details

Data Architect

Bloomfield, NJ | Contract

Job ID:

889-007DA

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

3-5 years

Career Level:

Senior Level

Compensation:

DOE

Industry:

Information Services

Job Description

Summary:

Designs, develops, tests, maintains and enhances database code using the Microsoft SQL Server platform (and related technologies) to support business processes. Must possess excellent communication skills as you will interact directly with our customers to determine requirements and deliver quality software which exceeds their expectations.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Follow the team's Scrum development life cycle practices.
  • Work independently for design, development and testing.
  • Collaborate with team members to identify and prioritize/reprioritize work when necessary.
  • Develop strong working relationships with individuals at all levels of the company
  • Anticipate and adjust for problems and roadblocks while eliminating roadblocks within control.
  • Use appropriate change control procedures for implementing software enhancements.
  • Have a strong desire to build and deliver well-designed and tested software.

Role Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Expert knowledge of relational database modeling theory, including E/R modeling, normalization, data integrity, and transaction management.
  • Be able to quickly comprehend problems in data modeling, clearly and fully explain why they are a problem, and work to create a solution.
  • Be able to pinpoint performance problems and bottlenecks and perform database performance tuning

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or relevant business discipline from an accredited four-year college or university or equivalent work experience is preferred.