AVP, Data Architect (3197) in Dallas, TX at Mr. Cooper

Date Posted: 8/5/2018

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Job Description

Ready to be a Cooper too? This might just be right up your alley!

We’re here to keep the dream of home ownership alive. Oh, and while we’re at it, we’re determined to change the lending industry itself. It’s simple, but it won’t be easy. And we’ll need a great team behind us. (That’s where you come in.) We want to show the world that transparency, candor and collaboration aren’t just good values. They’re good business. Working here isn’t for people who want to punch a clock. It’s for people who want to punch a hole in the status quo. Come join us. And make a difference instead of just a living.

Job Description:

The AVP – Data Architect of Information Systems provides the vision, leadership and data strategy for the Corporate Technology Group. Business Support includes Accounting, Finance, Treasury, Compliance, Legal, Risk and Quality Control. Responsible for ensuring that technology and processes are delivered appropriately to ensure accurate reporting while minimizing the Finance cost structure. The position also manages the daily production support of these applications.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of Data and ETL developers to ensure solutions meet the business requirements of the project.
  • Define information/data flows, data delivery architecture and data tools necessary to support Corporate Line of Businesses
  • Work with business and application architects to review business drivers, needs and strategies and assess the impact to the information architecture
  • Identify, assess, and document business requirements for data and advise on options, risks, and cost versus benefits
  • Collaborate with internal teams to understand, translate and capture the requirements for conceptual and logical data models, interface specifications to maximize the value and performance of the data assets
  • Lead requirement gathering sessions with BI users and data SMEs
  •  Establish data lineage across the Corporate systems landscape and ensure that the data is captured, stored, accessed, and distributed accurately, consistently, and optimally
  • Help with establishing and sustaining optimal data governance framework as a key member of the governance committee
  • Create and maintain appropriate metadata for risk data architecture related artifacts including data lineage
  • Good knowledge of SDLC and IT Technology development processes, and current with trends and issues in the information technology industry relating to financial services

Core Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or a closely related field (foreign equivalent acceptable) and 7 years of progressively responsible experience or a Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or a closely related field (foreign equivalent acceptable) and 5 years of experience.
  • Strong overall architecture experience with high proficiency in data architecture
  • Expertise in business intelligence, data warehousing, data analytics and reporting
  • Strong knowledge and experience in master and reference data management, data quality, and metadata management
  • Experience in creating and reviewing architecture and development materials, such as conceptual data models, logical data models and data flow diagram
  • Deep expertise in dimensional data modeling, relational DBMS data modeling
  • Fundamental understanding of MS SQL Server development and administration
  • Expertise in relational DBMS data modeling
  • Experience with modeling tools like ERWIN, ER Studio, etc.
  • 7-10 years of BI data modeling data management experience
  • Demonstrate ability in managing simultaneous complex tasks from incept to successful completion
  • Strong communication, presentation and collaboration skills
  • Strong understand of Talend, Data Stage, Informatica, and/or relevant Data Tools.

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Information Technology

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United States of America

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Mr. Cooper

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