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Senior Data Architect (Remote)

A - TEK Inc.
McLean, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Senior Data Architect develops core enterprise data architecture principles. Governs projects for adherence to standards and to approved architectures. Develops domain specific, e.g. master data or advanced analytics, architecture pattern, as required. Partners with industry analysts, software vendors and internal stakeholders to develop data architecture strategies. The Senior Data Architect has an advanced knowledge of networking concepts, object-oriented technology, data warehousing, and relational database engines. The successful candidate will have an advanced proficiency in analytical, project planning, negotiating, interpersonal, and communication skills (written and oral). This position is primarily remote with occasional on-site in Arlington, VA.

Position Responsibilities:

    • Developing enterprise data architectures and transport methods that support the flow of data across the information lifecycle
    • Strategizes and manages the evolution of architectures from legacy to hybrid to cloud.
    • Leads teams in defining data flows across the data lifecycle and documenting at the SIPOC (suppliers, [data] inputs, process, [data] outputs, and customers) level
    • Knowledge of architectural options that integrate legacy and big data / data lake technologies.
    • Experience developing advanced ETL processes
    • Experience working with Azure Data Lakes and building Data Catalogs
    • Knowledge of data integration tools and how they fit into the overall architecture – particularly in the integration of legacy mainframe environments.


    • Requires a BA or BS degree, Master’s preferred, from an accredited institution in a management or technical discipline – Computer Science, Information Technology (related degrees will be considered) and 8+ years of high-level data architecture roles as a strategic partner and SME.
    • Knowledge of architectural options that integrate legacy and big data / data lake technologies.
    • Knowledge of data integration tools and how they fit into the overall architecture – i.e. Informatica, Azure Data Factory, AWS Glue particularly in integrating legacy mainframe environments.
    • Extensive experience in evaluating existing data architectures
    • Developing technology roadmaps
    • Managing enterprise requirements
    • Vocabulary development & management
    • Building data flows
    • Enterprise data vocabularies and relationships
    • Experience working with clients face-to-face
    • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

A-TEK, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or Vietnam era or other protected Veteran status.

Company Description
Redefining the Possible Through Science and IT.
Throughout history, the concept of possible has been continually redefined. Technological and scientific advancements have allowed visionaries to turn what was once deemed impossible into reality. At A-TEK, we continue to advance this evolution. Combining our deep expertise across the domains of science and IT, we develop solutions to our customers’ seemingly unsolvable problems.

For over 20 years, A-TEK has proudly partnered with a myriad of federal government agencies in redefining the possible through our scientific and technology services and solutions offerings. A-TEK provides high-end IT services and solutions, coupled with a leading-edge scientific capability that supports health and national security missions. Our customers include: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Justice, and U.S. Department of Agriculture.

With employees located in cities across the continental U.S., A-TEK maintains its competitiveness by applying domain expertise across federal markets, providing enhanced capabilities in enterprise IT and scientific services that improve efficiency and compliance, while also allowing innovation to more readily serve our national interests.

As a woman-owned small business, our work is fueled by a passion for serving federal agencies to protect the safety and welfare of Americans. That passion shapes how we nurture our most valuable asset – Team A-TEK employees. A-TEK actively cultivates the talent that drives our success, fostering a creative, challenging and mission-driven work environment for current and future employees.

A - TEK Inc.


1430 Spring Hill Road

McLean, VA



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