Enterprise Data Architect

B P Mark



$150,000 - 175,000


Chicago, IL OR Remote, Anywhere in the US


Permanent - Full Benefits

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    • Remote: Anywhere in the US – HQ: Chicago
    • Mission-driven org: educating children globally!
    • Work directly with the executive team on strategic, business-impacting data initiatives
    • Build-from-scratch Azure analytics platform

    Would crafting insights from data to help children love learning get you excited to show up every day? Of course, it would!

    In the words of their CFO, our client is one of America’s best-kept secrets. Their mission is simple: “To help kids love to learn”. They do this by creating the worlds best children’s educational toys & games, selling over 1,000 products to 100+ countries globally.

    To continue and further this mission, their leadership team is committed to becoming a data-centric organization. But they can’t do it without you. Executive sponsorship from the CFO, the Enterprise Data Architect is a highly visible, strategic position within the company.

    Yes- you will be using your technical & architectural skills to build a data & analytics platform from scratch. But you also thrive in business conversations, sharing insights that allow smart, data-driven decisions. From Finance to Marketing, your business acumen will make you a huge asset here.

    So: actionable insights will be your mission. Azure will be your playground. Sound exciting? I thought so too…

    The Successful Candidate:

    • Gets excited by contributing to the company mission- to help children love learning!
    • Has a blend of highly analytical skills and business acumen
    • Loves working in a collaborative team
    • Is comfortable with setting up and maintaining Azure resources & services
    • Wants to grow a Data team, and maybe whole department!
    • Can triangulate data from multiple external sources to provide actionable insights
    • Has strong reporting and BI skills, including SSRS & Power BI
    • Is comfortable leading others, including managing vendor relationships

    Job Role & Responsibilities

    • Maintain and enhance enterprise data architecture in support of company-wide reporting and decision making
    • Data warehouse design, development, testing, configuration, and support.
    • Establish and maintain database standards and policies related to data integrity, approved analytic tools, etc.
    • Develop tools, models, and applications to support optimized decision making
    • Collaborate with C-Suite leaders to understand reporting and analytic needs and craft solutions
    • Recruit, train and develop the data architecture department
    • Train user community on application of analytic tools, Power BI in particular