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Axtria, Inc. Director - Data Governance, Data Warehouse, Cloud Bigdata (733) in Boston, Massachusetts

IntroductionAxtria is a global provider of cloud software and data analytics to the Life Sciences industry. We help Life Sciences companies transform the product commercialization journey to drive sales growth and improve healthcare outcomes for patients. We are acutely aware that our work impacts millions of patients and lead passionately to improve their lives. Since our founding in 2010, technology innovation has been our winning differentiation. We continue to leapfrog competition with platforms that deploy Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Our cloud-based platforms - Axtria DataMAx™, Axtria SalesIQ™, Axtria InsightsMAx™, and Axtria CustomerIQ™ - enable customers to efficiently manage data, leverage data science to deliver insights for sales and marketing planning, and manage end-to-end commercial operations. We help customers in the complete journey from Data to Insights to Operations. With customers in over 75+ countries, Axtria is one of the biggest global commercial solutions providers in the Life Sciences industry. We continue to win industry recognition for growth and are featured in some of the most aspirational lists - Inc. 5000, Deloitte Technology Fast 500™, NJBIZ Fast 50, SmartCEO Future 50, Red Herring 100, and several other growth and technology awards.Axtria is looking for exceptional talent to join our rapidly growing global team. People are our biggest perk! Our transparent and collaborative culture offers a chance to work with some of the brightest minds in the industry. Axtria Institute, our in-house university, offers the best training in the industry and an opportunity to learn in a structured environment. A customized career progression plan ensures every associate is setup for success and able to do meaningful work in a fun environment. We want our legacy to be the leaders we produce for the industry. Will you be next?

Position Description:

We are currently hiring for Director - Data Governance professionals experienced with Cloud Bigdata Technologies for our Cloud Information Management practice in Boston/New Jersey.

Solution Development: -

  • Identify and Understand client issues, gaps in their existing technology / tactical implementations, and recommend Data Governance solutions related to DW/BI/Big Data capabilities to meet their immediate and long-term needs.

  • Design and implement DG project as per requirements.

  • Strong knowledge of data strategy and commercial operations concepts

  • Work closely with client partners to conceptualize and develop the right client solution

  • Act and be seen as trusted advisor by both client and internal stakeholders

  • Lead solution design using open source and enterprise level big data technologies and platforms

  • Experience in managing and building solution on cloud environment (AWS, Snowflake, Azure etc.)

  • Client Needs Assessment, Project scoping for projects

  • Design, Conceptualize analytics algorithms / workflow to address client needs on a big data / cloud-based platform

  • Troubleshoot and Resolve technical issues

  • Demonstrate technical and strategic leadership


  • Lead and Own delivery of technical engagements by exceeding customer expectations

  • Provide expert consultation for Data Governance and Data Strategy and best practices to customers and internal employees

  • Prepare Estimation and Pricing for customer and internal projects

  • Lead medium to large size projects, and manage the execution by planning project activities, assigning tasks to team, tracking and monitoring the tasks, and working with close coordination with the senior leadership (both client and internal)


  • Provide training and support for internal employees and customers

  • Mentor large team to build required capabilities and technical strength

Business Development

  • Need to actively contribute to Pre-Sales /BD for custom solutions

  • Identify and develop use cases, POCs, demos to demonstrate our capability in Big Data and in our ability to understand and address business problems

  • Author solutions for current and potential customer concerns, including responding to RFPs and developing white papers

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Overall 8+ years of experience in technical leadership in Business Technology and Data Governance/Data Strategy/Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing/Big Data / Cloud technology areas. Must have designed and implemented Data Governance solutions as Lead Architect and / or Delivery Manager for at more than three end-to-end large-scale systems.

  • Strong Knowledge of Data Integration and Data Warehouse architecture, requirement analysis, design, development and testing using various SDLC processes (Waterfall model, Agile).

  • Hands-on experience and proficiency in:

  • Erwin/Alation/Axon/Collibra

  • SQL/Python

  • Tableau/Qlik/PowerBI

  • Knowledge in Data Analysis & Logical Data Modelling

  • Self-starter who can work independently.

  • Team-player who is pleasant to work with.

  • Excellent at both verbal and written communications (must be able to represent Axtria and lead discussions with both technical and business leaders in the organization)

  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong aptitude toward problem solving and working with large data sets

  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects while meeting deadlines and documenting progress towards those deadlines.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science. MBA / Master s Degree/PhD is preferred

  • Experience working on Pharma/Life Sciences projects will be a plus

Logistics and Location: -

  • We are hiring for Boston, MA or Berkeley Heights, NJ

  • U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.

  • Flexibility to travel and/or relocate within the US as per project requirements.

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