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Information Architect
Ref No.: 18-05825
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 09/04/2018 to 09/03/2019
Genesis10 is currently seeking an Information Architect with our client in the financial industry in their Jersey City, NJ location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

Seeking an Information Architect 

  • This Information Architect (IA) position will provide information architecture support for the RFT (Risk and Finance Technology) application portfolio, providing critical input into strategic efforts within Global Risk, Global Compliance and Finance spaces
  • Qualified candidate will be responsible for working on database migration projects (primarily Netezza-Exadata & Db2), analyzing and designing enhanced master/reference data management, data modeling governance for Credit Risk Data Platform, for ensuring the adherence to EDM/Client-239(RDA) policies and standards across risk data/reporting platforms (inclusive of metadata, lineage and data quality controls) as part of Authorized Data Sources (ADS) adoption process, and consequently defining technical debt and necessary remediation efforts
  • IA will also assume responsibilities for architecture analysis, coordination, roadmap development, and execution, and play a key role in the design/development of data integration solutions
  • Candidate will need to be able to communicate and drive influence at all levels of the organization
  • Architects, engineers, designs, documents, and supports business solutions for Risk Management as an Architect
  • Has deep knowledge of business functions and excels leveraging this knowledge in the development of process level views of application portfolios
  • Is a subject matter expert in technology and business and a thought leader for assisting senior technology or business leaders in determining the current and future direction in their area or related areas
  • Utilizes in-depth knowledge of technological alternatives, business requirements, and business environments to recommend innovations that enhance and/or provide a competitive advantage to the organization
  • Provides leadership and guidance on issues of critical importance to achieving business objectives
  • Has extensive & specific business knowledge e.g. Quantitative skills, Capital Markets, Credit Risk, Operational Risk, Compliance as well as broad understanding of applications and systems
  • Translates business needs into technical requirements and ensures all systems conform to business needs and specifications 
  • Typically requires 7-10 years of applicable experience 
  • Based on the different work streams that are part of this role, Information Architect would specialize in all aspects of data management, including Data Modeling, Database Design, Master Data Management, ELTL/Data Virtualization/Data SOA, Metadata Management, Tiered Storage, BI/Reporting/Analytics
  • Experience and/or exposure to Databases (such as Oracle, MS SQLServer, DB2, Netezza, Teradata), Big Data (Hadoop/Spark); Informatica, DataStage, Composite, Tableau, Microstrategy, Erwin, PowerDesigner and other industry leading data integration and management tools is a must
  • Candidates are expected to have had hands-on application DBA, DB development and ELTL experience in Oracle/Exadata, Hadoop and Informatica with strong knowledge of SQL, PL/SQL and database architectures
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”