MasterCard Principal Data Architect in Arlington, Virginia
We work to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions help individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses realize their greatest potential. Our decency quotient, or DQ, drives our culture and everything we do inside and outside of our company. We cultivate a culture of inclusion (https://www.mastercard.us/en-us/vision/who-we-are/diversity-inclusion.html) for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation and delivers better business results.
Principal Data Architect
-Leads software engineering projects and creates the development and delivery of enhanced software solutions.
Research alternative technical solutions for changing business needs.
Responsible for assuring the daily activities of the team meet the requirements of our agreements with our partners
Successfully lead major projects and complex assignments with broad scope and long-term business implications.
Create solutions with a high level of innovation, cost-effectiveness, high quality, and faster time to market.
Collaborate with business and technical partners to identify and scope the opportunities, outline potential value and ROI, identify risks, benefits, and constraints
Develop an overall strategic technical plan and create architecture proposals based on identified solution gaps
Contribute to the overall strategy and manage complex issues within functional area of expertise
As recognized subject matter expert, lead planning, design, and implementation of technical solutions
Assist Management in Business Case Development and Scenario Planning, leading to an effective decision-making process
Assist in examining commercially available and forthcoming industry technologies related to the area of expertise. Research on current and upcoming technologies and application appropriate frameworks and provide recommendations to Management
Actively look for opportunities to enhance standards and improve process efficiency
Documentation templates, lead and enforce the development of documentation throughout the development lifecycle of the solution
All About You
- Knowledge of cloud-native architecture concepts, understanding of
high availability, scalability, resilience, performance, and security
requirements in the cloud
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Ability to multi-task across multiple projects, interface with external/internal resources and provide technical leadership to junior team members
Experience in working in Agile teams
Strong analytical skills are required for debugging production issues, providing root cause and implementing the mitigation plan
Strong communication skills - both verbal and written - and strong relationship, collaboration skills, and organizational skills
Expertise with multiple programming languages such as .NET, JAVA, and Python
Hands-on experience with Java/JEE and Unix / shell scripting
Detailed understanding of Data Lake concepts and implementation
Experience with Data management, Data Modeling, and Data mart
Experience in working on NiFi will be an added advantage
Experience in building data pipelines through Spark with Java/Scala on Hadoop or Object storage
Experience in working with Databases like Oracle, SQL Server and have strong SQL knowledge
Knowledge of cloud base technologies like AWS, Azure, and GCP will be an added advantage
Possess key concepts, principles, and best practices for .NET-based application development
Experience in working with data access APIs
In many locations, we’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by video or phone. In addition, in our NYC offices, as required by law, only individuals who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will be permitted inside Mastercard offices unless a reasonable accommodation has been approved in advance.
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Corporate Security Responsibility
All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and must:
Abide by Mastercard’s security policies and practices;
Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;
Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and
Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard’s guidelines.
Requisition ID: R-175536