The role of Senior Data Architect is to help develop a data architecture strategy and roadmap. The organization is embarking on a significant integration and business modernization program. A key component of this effort is a data warehouse strategy to create valuable new analytics products for their internal and external customers using business intelligence/analytics tools running on a big data infrastructure.Defines the architectural vision and blueprints for all Big Data and Analytical platform solutions, through major, complex IT architecture projects; ensures that the architecture will meet strategic and immediate operational needs.Develops data architecture technology road map, while keeping up-to-date with emerging technologies, and recommends business direction based on these technologies.Provides technical leadership and is responsible for leading development of the overall systems design. Translates complex business problems into sound technical solutions.Applies software design theories and principles in researching, designing, and developing product software interfaces.Acts as an advisor and mentor to junior team members.Influences various stakeholders across the organization to achieve departmental and company goals.Preferred QualificationsSignificant previous experience in a leadership role defining large scale information architectures. Ideally looking for someone who was involved in shaping information architecture strategy, data sourcing and distribution projects, data management, and big data adoptionExperience in leading data and information architecture activities and working with micro services, data sourcing APIs, big data, etc.Ability to facilitate and drive data governance activities across traditional and emerging data technologies. Lead the adoption of data standards through example and helping application teams incorporate these standards in their work.Experience with data warehouse modeling, operational reports and data stores, BI reports, data replication, ETL technologies, data archival, purging and retrieval implementations.Experience in Architecture tools selection and usage.Command of software development life cycle methodologies such as Waterfall, Agile, etc.Hands on experience with data modeling using Healthcare data best practices, database configuration, and reference data management.Familiar with Healthcare data reportingExperience launching/running data governance initiativesExperience with cloud data warehouses (e.g. Redshift, Azure, BigQuery, Snowflake) and AWS infrastructure and servicesExperience building database prototypes for proof-of-concept evaluationsExperience with NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDb, Redis, etc.)
10+ years of work experience in information and data architecture, data sourcing and distribution analysis and design, message and transformation design, and data modeling.10+ years of work experience with conceptual and logical data modeling (relational and dimensional)5+ years of demonstrable technical lead/project management experience.Strong understanding of information and data and reporting architectural concepts and design.Ability to work effectively across a matrixed environment and influence without formal authorityAbility to lead change and inspire flexibility amongst stakeholder groupsA bachelor's degree in a related discipline, master's preferred. Experience in lieu of education will be considered.Strong leadership, interpersonal, influence, negotiation, and written and verbal communication skills required.Able to express complex technical information to non-technical audiencesExpert data modeling tool user (e.g. Erwin, ER/Studio/ PowerDesigner, etc.)SQL proficiencyNote: This role can be remote/off-campus.7061#LI-CM1About Tivity Health:Tivity Health Inc. (Nasdaq: TVTY) is a leading provider of healthy life-changing solutions, including SilverSneakers, Prime Fitness, and WholeHealth Living. We plan to become the modern destination for healthy living by expanding beyond fitness as a digital engagement platform company. We are continuously developing the SilverSneakers suite of digital offerings and services to provide seniors with everything they need to maintain and improve their health, including physical activity, social connection, community involvement, volunteer opportunities and mental enrichment. Our goal is to partner with payers and service providers to enable a personalized, interactive, and intuitive experience to offer the right solutions to each member. We deliver solutions that help adults feel better, work better and live better, and improve health outcomes while reducing healthcare costs. Learn more at Health is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a proactive program of diversity development. Tivity Health will continue to recruit, hire, train, and promote into all job levels without regard to race, religion, gender, marital status, familial status, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, source of income, or veteran status.