Senior Data Solutions Architect
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Perficient currently has a career opportunity for a Senior
Technical Data Architect with our national Data Solutions practice.
This role can be located anywhere nationally, working remote with
some light travel.
A Senior Solutions Architect/Data Strategist is expected to be
knowledgeable in two or more technologies within the Data Solutions
area. The Solutions Architect may or may not have a programming
background, but will have expert infrastructure architecture,
client pre-sales / presentation, team management and thought
You will provide best-fit architectural solutions for one or more
projects; you will assist in defining scope and sizing of work; and
anchor Proof of Concept developments. You will provide solution
architecture for the business problem, platform integration with
third party services, designing and developing complex features for
clients business needs. You will collaborate with some of the best
talent in the industry to create and implement innovative high
quality solutions, participate in Sales and various pursuits
focused on our clients business needs.
You will also contribute in a variety of roles in thought
leadership, mentorship, systems analysis, architecture, design,
configuration, testing, debugging, and documentation. You will
challenge your leading edge solutions, consultative and business
skills through the diversity of work in multiple industry domains.
This role is considered part of the Business Unit Senior Leadership
team and may mentor junior architects and other delivery team
At Perficient, you'll deliver mission-critical technology and
business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most
recognized brands on the planet. And you'll do it with cutting-edge
technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world's
biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as
well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity
to spread your wings, too.
We're proud to be publicly recognized as a "Top Workplace" year
after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial
attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our
colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.
- Own and aggressively drive forward specific areas of technology
architecture. Provide architectural solutions/designs to project
execution teams for implementation.
- Provide architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for
one or more technology domains.
- Assist Sales Team with pre-sales client presentations, demos,
RFPs, Q&A sessions etc.
- Lead projects within architecture. Work with Product
Owner/Business Analysts/Project Managers to understand functional
requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to
architect, design, develop, test, and release features.
- Project and solution estimation and team structure
- Develop Proof-of-Concept projects to validate new architectures
- Support multiple Agile Scrum teams with planning, scoping and
creation of technical solutions for the new product capabilities,
through to continuous delivery to production.
- Mentor and provide architectural guidance to multiple teams
building innovative applications.
- Drive common vision, practices and capabilities across
- Engage with business stakeholders to understand required
capabilities, integrating business knowledge with technical
- Engage with Technical Architects and technical staff to
determine the most appropriate technical strategy and designs to
meet business needs
- Demonstrate broad solutions technical leadership, impacting
significant technical direction, exerting influence outside of the
immediate team and driving change
- 10+ years of professional experience within the Data
Solutions/Big Data area.
- Leadership and team management experience with ability to
provide strategic planning and oversight.
- Knowledge of current Data Solutions/Big Data technologies (i.e.
Snowflake, DataBricks, Informatica, Azure etc.)
- At least 5 project implementations that exploit the full
capabilities (discover, design, implement and optimize) of Data
- At least 5 years of experience in a professional services
company, consulting firm, or agency
- Have a solid understanding of delivery methodology and lead
teams in the implementation of the solution according to the
- Experience in project and solution estimation and team
- Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive
an independent project from an architectural stand point.
- Experience leading customer workshop sessions to educate
customers on the latest technology trends and best practices.
Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive
benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive
compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding
benefits package that includes flexible paid time off plus
holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of
rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus
opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and
providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes
Perficient a great place to work.
More About Perficient
Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm
serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North
America. With unparalleled information technology, management
consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient
Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding
digital experience, business optimization and industry
Our work enables clients to improve productivity and
competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers,
suppliers and partners; and reduce costs. Perficients professionals
serve clients from a network of offices across North America and
offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global
Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and
the S&P SmallCap 600 index.
Perficient is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
Disclaimer: The above statements are not intended to be a complete
statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential
functions performed by the employee assigned to this
classification. Management retains the discretion to add or change
the duties of the position at any time.
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