Data Architect - Big Data Behavioral Analytics

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Data Architect - Big Data Behavioral Analytics

Post  kenflorian on Mon Oct 25, 2010 5:39 pm

If building big data intellectual property fascinates you...
If you live, breathe, and love data…
If you have an excellent academic and professional experience pedigree and are justifiably proud of it…

...then we'd like to talk with you about joining our team.

Fear not because you will not be stuck in the engine room doing long-term (and mindless) support of creaky legacy systems. It's not who we are and it's not what we do.

Note especially well: We are not a recruiting firm, body shop, or internal IT organization. Our revenue comes from high-end project development work and licensed "big data analytics" intellectual property.

The Data Architect is someone who has active and exceedingly strong hands-on DW-BI-DA-SQL architectural skill sets with some project, client, and delivery management experience. Frankly, we need (and financially reward) people who have tremendous breadth and depth as data architects.

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In our descriptions below, we use the word “like” intentionally. We do not present a comprehensive list of all the skills that might be relevant for our work nor is everything in our list necessary. We are looking for long-term players with the meta-skills to excel. The right candidate is able to abstract from the samples below to determine if he/she might be a good fit for Aginity.

Experience with data platforms like:
• Netezza
• Teradata
• Greenplum
• Aster
• Oracle RAC
• SQL Server

Experience with ETL tools like:
• MS Integration Services
• Informatica
• DataStage
• Pentaho Kettle
• Talend

Data warehouse construction skills like:
• Has a BI workshop methodology
• Understands KPIs and a common set of measures/metrics
• Can design and optimize star and snowflake schemas
• Understands when to use surrogate keys
• Exposure to data quality, data profiling advanced analytics
• Excellent grasp of slowly changing dimensions
• Know the difference between ELT and ETL
• Can describe a star schema

Client-facing and project management skills like:
• Above all else, clients (internal or external) see you as a Trusted Advisor in your area of expertise
• At least 5 years of consulting experience
• Roadmap development and strategic planning
• Project management tools and skills
• Driving SOW’s to completion

Some experience in 3G development tools like:
• .Net / C#
• Java

Domain knowledge like:
• Advanced data analytics
• Behavioral analytics
• Business intelligence reporting
• Campaign management
• Database / direct marketing
• Email marketing
• Market segmentation

Additional knowledge and skill Attributes
• Informatica
• Vertica

About Aginity
Aginity is a specialized data warehouse consultancy that helps companies build and extend data analytic solutions. Our approach to building proprietary "customer intelligence appliances" is generating massive growth for Aginity in Fortune 500 companies and venture-backed disrupters alike. We’re white-collar professionals and business technologists but most of the time we’re in blue jeans, we love what we do, and we laugh a lot.

Last edited by kenflorian on Wed Aug 15, 2012 3:05 pm; edited 3 times in total (Reason for editing : updated the description)


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