Snowflake Architect

Location
Discipline: Data Engineering
Salary: $120 to $150
Contact email: rgarcia@brightmetro.com
Job ref: 542133
Published: 23 days ago
100% remote position

The Snowflake Architect will guide our client through the process of implementation of Snowflake; this includes planning and directly overseeing the migration and modernization of DW, ODS, and other data repositories, as appropriate. They will also be responsible for facilitating the downstream impact and power users to facilitate the conversion and implementation.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Serve as a key Lead in the implementation of the Cloud (Snowflake)
  • Serve as a technical expert in order to facilitate conversion activities 
  • Develop and utilize best practices for the design, development, test, and operations of a Snowflake platform
  • Design and develop a comprehensive Security Solution
  • Guide end-users through the process of migrating to Snowflake and develop methodologies to improve the migration process
  • Manage third-party vendor (onshore/offshore) to keep their team on track, manage reporting estimates and hold the accountability for on-time delivery
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other related field or experience in lieu of education will be considered
  • MUST have hands-on experience converting from an on-premise data warehouse to the Cloud using Informatica
  • More than 7 years of experience working in a Technical Lead capacity
  • More than 3 years of hands-on technical leadership experience in Snowflake implementation 
  • In-depth and proven experience managing and holding third-party vendors accountable
  • Experience being hands-on in conversion activities, managing downstream impact
  • Experience with Informatica PowerCenter, IICS and Netezza are a plus
  • Experience with SQL is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to communicate with members of the business as well as offshore resources
  • Will consider C2C or Full-time resources