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Splunk Senior Data Solutions Architect in Boston, Massachusetts

The Senior Data Architect will analyze, assess, document and design scalable and sustainable data architecture and data transformation processes within a large analytics pipeline. You will partner with cross functional teams to identify opportunities and support the development of data modeling best practice approaches. As Senior Data Modeler, you’ll provide subject matter expertise on data architecture, that includes designing, creating, deploying and managing Splunk’s analytics data architecture that aligns with direction, best practices, and structured data standards.

Major Duties / Job Responsibilities:

  • Experience leading data discovery sessions with business teams, comprising product owners, data analysts, and cross-team technologists to understand enterprise data requirements of analytics projects.

  • Experience in illustrating business and data processes using simple entity relationship diagrams.

  • Ability to comprehend and apply Cloud Data Architecture Standards and integration design patterns.

  • Create detailed logical models identifying all the entities, attributes and their relationships along with the characteristics associated with each of those.

  • Segregate data models into ODS , data marts, and reporting layers. Support review, signoff and adoption of data models in collaboration with global businesses, architecture and delivery teams.

  • Experience with Master Data Management (Enterprise Customer, Account, Product, Employee Models) and Data Warehouse/Analytics Business Glossary implementation frameworks.

    Required Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • 12+ years of data architecture related experience such as data analysis, data modeling, data integration, master and metadata management

  • Experience identifying business subject areas and providing a taxonomy of data domains across enterprise data warehouse subject areas.

  • Experience with Sales, Finance, Employee data in business applications such as Salesforce, SAP, Anaplan, Workday, etc

  • Partner with product owners, data engineers and business systems analysts to identify data mappings and generate enterprise analytics data models.

  • Document data models across the company in a centralized location that is highly visible to stakeholders

  • Work with platform, information security architects and data privacy leaders to design and enhance cloud data infrastructure to address security, PII and data reliability concerns.

  • Extensive hands on experience in leading large-scale full-cycle cloud enterprise data warehousing (EDW) projects

  • Extensive hands on experience in data warehousing design, ETL/ELT, BI process development

  • Excellent SQL and strong hands-on scripting ability.

About Splunk

Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data—generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.

Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It’s what we call Operational Intelligence.

Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA – from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!

Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.

We’ve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.

Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!

SF Only

Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer, “Fun Fridays”.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Non SF

Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer and “Fun Fridays”.

This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?

Individuals seeking employment at Splunk are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. Click here to review the US Department of Labor’s EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunk’s Affirmative Action Policy Statement.

Splunk does not discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Please click here to review Splunk’s Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.

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