Senior Data Architect Job

BNY Mellon
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New York City, NY
Job Type:
Full Time
Yrs of Exp:
10+ to 15 years

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Senior Data Architect (Job Number: 1309462)

BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment management and investment services in 36 countries and more than 100 markets. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments. Additional information is available at

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.


At BNY Mellon we are in the process of a major IT transformation. Bring your passion for technology and join us as we embrace the opportunities and competitive advantages that new technologies can offer us.

The Senior Data Architect is responsible for the timely delivery of high quality data architecture solutions, while ensuring compliance with company policies. S/he should have an in-depth knowledge and expertise of enterprise data architecture and various database disciplines and a passion to further the goals of ensuring 'data' as an enterprise asset. Demonstrated experience and an aptitude for understanding the big picture as well as detailed technical skills is critical. Strong analytical skills and ability to think out of the box. S/he will be the technology expert on data architecture solutions, high performance database designs, and SQL optimization.

Responsibilities include:

Provide database configuration, optimization, tuning, and partitioning

Provide physical and logical design/modeling of databases including DB2, Sybase, SQL Server, Oracle.

Facilitate JAD sessions, provide assistance to business analysts regarding data requirements, technical specs

Set up service to provide consistent access to enterprise data, provide master data management and Meta data management

Present information to engage support for new processes and systems from the lines of business

The job holder is responsible for the timely delivery of high quality data architectural solutions, including enterprise and line of business architectures, while ensuring compliance with company policies. S/he will initiate and drive processes that unleash the value of the Company's data assets to gain competitive advantage in the marketplace. The position holder will be the technology expert on data architecture solutions and high performance database designs. S/he will strategize and contribute to enterprise level technological initiatives on data governance, management and usage.


* Bachelor's degree in a technical major or comparable experience is needed

12 or more years of relevant IT experience with particular focus on Enterprise data/information architecture, data design and data modeling; experiences with process modeling and use-cases a plus

Knowledge and experience in the areas of enterprise Information architecture and capabilities like Master data management, Metadata Mgmt required.

Expertise with logical and physical data modeling and on requirements gathering process expected.

Experience working in financial industry is highly desirable.

S/he should have the ability to handle multiple tasks / projects of different scope and complexity simultaneously.

Strong analytical skills and ability to think out of the box

Excellent interpersonal skills; strong presentation and communication (written and verbal) skills

Experience with enterprise data capabilities - Master data mgmt, Metadata mgmt

Familiarity with tools and techniques generally used by Data Architects in the industry

Experience with Erwin and Model Manager

Strong data warehousing experience

Experience in facilitation of JAD sessions

Knowledge of financial products and the systems supporting the, especially broker dealer and asset management support systems

Experience and requirements - 7 - 10 years experience required. An expert on, logical and physical data modeling, and on requirements gathering process. S/he need to have an in-depth knowledge of enterprise data architecture, and sound knowledge of various database disciplines, including, data retention period, performance tuning etc. Experienced in defining and recommending best practices and principles of data architecture. Have technical leadership skills in data architectural concepts and methodologies. Had people management experience and responsibility. Have knowledge and experience in the areas of Data Warehousing, BI, ETL, and Data Aggregation, and data access. Experience in financial industry. Reports to Chief Data Architect.

Primary Location: United States-USA-NY-New York

Other Locations
: United States-USA-PA-Pittsburgh, United States-USA-MA-Everett, United States-USA-New Jersey
Internal Jobcode: 10370
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Global Info Tech Division-HR06005

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