Kelly Services Data Architect in Chicago, Illinois
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Position title: Data Architect
We are currently seeking an experienced Data Systems Architect who will be responsible for building enterprise solutions that optimizes and analyzes large-scale data to create business value. After architecting the environment in the project this role will transition into the lead database administrator and analyst post- production. As a member of the team, you will collaborate with data engineers, analysts, software engineers and product owners to design and implement data architecture and a framework required for personalized meal planning. This role is analytical and creative and will be responsible for taking the experience from concept to launch.
Within the Kraft Heinz corporate umbrella is our new department is focused on Online and Digital Growth. We are a big company but our group will operate as a startup. The team is focused on creating software application that personalizes meal planning experience for consumers. The role will work with a team of technology developers, culinary experts, and nutritionist to creating a revolutionary new user platform.
Work location(s) – Based out of downtown Chicago (AON Center)
Duration of assignment – 4/2 to 1/09/19
Typical anticipated hours per week/schedule - 40
PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES - List the activities the role requires on a regular basis. Identify the major end result the position is expected to achieve for each of these activities.
Architect robust data solutions to ingest, catalog and analyze high-volume, high-frequency data in real time to generate business insights.
Design and build optimal data engineering processes and frameworks considering best practices around efficiency, data integrity, scalability and maintainability. ?
Create optimized workflows and design specification documents to help define data platform features and SLAs. ?
Develop rapid prototypes and proofs of concept to help assess strategic opportunities and future data product capabilities. ?
Experience working with API and ingestion of external data.
Using sound scientific guiding principles in analysis, model training, testing and validation of the data models to create precise, high performing and reliable models to be used in product
Using software principles to write functional, scalable, tested and clean deployable code, during the implementation stage of algorithms
Help solve challenging problems with problem formulation, prioritization, exploration and implementation
Collaborate and work closely with Engineering, Product and Design to create high quality reliable products
Responsible for the management and maintenance of databases, reports, and portals
Create/develop/establish standardized best practice reporting, and take on responsibility for report updates, both weekly and monthly
Develop and deploy tracking and measuring tools to allow for identification of areas of opportunity
KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES - What skills and knowledge are required for this job? What type of and how much prior experience is required to do this job?
Experience and Knowledge:
5+ years of full-time experience in IT related fields
Minimum of Bachelor degree preferably in MIS or equivalent IT field experience required.
3+ years data engineering experience supporting high-volume, high-velocity data streams.
Strong background in architecting relational databases like Postgres and NoSQL database like Mongo DB or Cassandra (Preferred)
Ability to write SQL queries and use tools such as Hadoop, Tableau (nice to have), and other data reporting tools. Experience in transactional and data warehouse environments using MySQL, Hive, or other database systems. Must deeply understand joins, subqueries, window functions, etc.
Ability to use containers like dockers or kubernettes (nice to have)
Experience working in a team of programmers as data scientists
Experience designing and architecting data solution in AWS, Azure or Google Cloud (Preferred)
Ability to architect a data lake is a plus
Awareness of automated testing and continuous integration processes related to data engineering
Hands-on knowledge of scripting languages ( Shell scripts) on Linux Platforms to perform basic tasks?
Strong Machine Learning and Statistics track record and expertise on Regression Methods, Classification Methods, Clustering, Neural Networks, Unsupervised Learning Methods, Etc. (nice to have)
Published apps, websites or other examples of solutions built
Excellent verbal and visual communicator
Effective team player with minimal supervision and effectively meet project deadlines in an agile environment
Able to effectively navigate white space ambiguity and possess creative problem solving
A desire to be accountable for owning problems from design to implementation
An ability to evangelize data models to developers and analysts
Flexibility to adapt to multiple standards based on the use case and technology
A bias for action and pragmatic solutions
A low ego and humility; an ability to gain trust through communication and doing what you say you will do
Why Kelly ® ?
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the globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-
visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities
will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™
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AboutKelly Services ®
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