Principal Data Architect- Enterprise Data Engineering

Location: Johnston, RI (02919)
Company: Citizens
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3 days ago


As the Principal Data Engineer for the Enterprise Data Engineering team, you will be responsible for defining and leading the strategic direction for transforming Citizens' Big Data Platform. You will be working with data architects, data analysts and data engineers to execute against the strategy. You will also represent the technology strategy and influence across Enterprise Experience Organization (EXO) and other Core Line of Businesses in investing on innovative products and solutions. In addition, you will:

  • Create the architecture and drive design, build and implementation of data solutions
  • Work to continuously enhance the data management framework and ecosystem of the Big Data Platform; ensure departmental data needs are met and are consistent with the organizations architectural integrated design.
  • Actively participate in/Lead design sessions and, where applicable, apply industry best practices.
  • Collaborate with technical colleagues, such as Architecture & Engineering colleagues and software engineers, to determine and translate user requirements into actionable data delivery
  • Produce data patterns, solution design documents and create Architecture as Code in alignment with business objectives.
  • Contribute to support and enable automated data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence projects


Qualifications - External

  • 10+ years of working experience in data engineering/data transformation/big data and solution architecture/other related
  • Hands-on and build prototypes, first mile of delivery and architecture as code
  • A Bachelor's degree in computer science, statistics, or related disciplines; Masters' degree(s) preferred
  • Strong understanding of data governance principles
  • Experience handling big data, designing integrated data solutions using public cloud, AWS preferred
  • Strong data domain knowledge and ability to translate business concepts into data solutions
  • Proven track record of leveraging open-source capabilities such as Apache Spark, Apache Kafka or other streaming/messaging platforms
  • Experience with managing/implementing Master Data Management solutions preferred

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Why Work for Us

At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Citizens, its parent, subsidiaries, and related companies provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, citizenship, physical or mental disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, genetic characteristic, marital or domestic partner status, victim of domestic violence, family status/parenthood, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth/lactation, colleague's or a dependent's reproductive health decision making, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

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Citizens is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective affiliates.

Web Reference : AJF/416838365-202
Posted Date : Fri, 23 Sep 2022

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