Senior Information Architect

  • Competitive
  • New York City, NY, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • S&P Global
  • 16 Dez 18

Senior Information Architect

JobDescription :
The Role: Information Architect

The Location: New York, London

The Team: Information Architect provides architectural leadership in designing and implementing the appropriate information solution for given business need. S/he is also responsible for the daily support of the applications, and all activities related to the operations and maintenance of the responsible applications as it pertains to the information architecture.

The Impact: This is a key role is building teams to deliver product build solutions for S&P Global Platts.

What's in it for you:

  • Provide the technology leadership and strategy for a cross-functional team (consisting of business, technology, and vendor representatives) that drives the design, development and implementation of a common digital platform.
  • Work with business and technology to development and maintain the organization's end-to-end information architecture by creating strategies and developing the associated roadmaps and high level plans.
  • Work with On site and Off Shore Development team members for development and production support.
  • Design, develop, and coordinate enterprise metadata and taxonomy strategy including repository implementation, planning and maintenance

Responsibilities:
  • Propose and deliver an acceptable technical solution to a given business need based on available data and capabilities.
  • Develop the standards, processes and procedures to align with the information architecture for the organization
  • Work with business and technology to development and maintain the organization's end-to-end information architecture by creating strategies and developing the associated roadmaps and high level plans.
  • Support various project teams in data analysis, logical and physical data models and provide guidance and mentoring to technical team
  • Design, develop, and coordinate enterprise metadata and taxonomy strategy including repository implementation, planning and maintenance
  • Execute detailed information implementation steps when creating business systems, developing business applications.
  • Monitor regulatory guidelines, compliance guidelines and emerging industry standards to determine their impact on information architecture

What We're Looking For: This position is responsible for leading and oversight in the development of information architecture and logical data design, developing, implementing, and supporting logical data models. This position will act as the primary advocate of information architecture and data modeling methodologies and data processing best practices with in-depth understanding of enterprise data standards, data quality and how data is used as a strategic asset.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 10 - 15 years of experience with data architecture and data modeling
  • Experience in facilitating and developing logical data design from business requirements
  • Proficiency in Agile development methodology and expertise in application design
  • Has implemented data security, data management and repository management practices
  • Superior organizational, analytical/critical thinking skills from a data/architecture perspective
  • Superior communication and collaboration skills with business and technical staff
  • Experience in Agile and Scaled Agile frameworks
  • Excellent written and verbal Language communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or information management required Master's degree in similar fields preferred
  • Experience with offshore development partners required

Preferred Qualifications:
  • The incumbent must satisfy the business information needs of a specific application within the context of the overall business. Operating constraints, inter-dependencies of systems and performance requirements can add to the complexity of viable system solutions.
  • Find disciplined agile development of products and innovative solutions to complete business and technical problems, to help develop new product and business ideas and help implement decision support systems.