FCA US, LLC Data Architect in Auburn Hills, Michigan

The Data Architect is responsible for the design and implementation of database solutions to support FCA Business Systems, Connect Vehicles, Data Scientists and Advanced Analytics teams. This role will be designing and deploying advanced data designs that integrate operational database platforms with the capabilities of Cloud PaaS solutions, a big data platform, business analytics tools and new database platforms to drive innovative business decisions. The position requires creativity, the drive to work “hands-on” with new technologies and the ability to work with a diverse team of data scientists, business analysts and other IT professionals in an agile development environment. The team will enhance business systems and integrate operational analytics to create customer/business insights. The candidate will also manage and coordinate infrastructure deployments related to databases and work to develop support processes that will be managed by a separate operational team. The successful candidates will need strong problem solving and communication skills and be comfortable dealing with team members ranging from business analysts up to executive managers. Creative problem solvers with top-shelf database design experience are invited to be part of building the future of Data Services at FCA while taking their career to the next level.Basic Qualifications:•Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field•Minimum 5 years of IT work experience•Minimum 4 years of DBA/data architect experience•Minimum 2 years DBA experience with relational databases•Minimum 2 years of DBA experience on a LINUX platform•Minimum 5 years of experience in leading/designing database solutions•Experience in the evaluation and selection of DBMS platforms, tools and utilities•Experience in designing/deploying DB maintenance processes•Ability to work in agile development environment and quickly adapt to changing business requirements•Ability to bring creative/innovative approaches to solving complex data design, data integration and data visualization problems•Ability to understand how to combine internal and external data sources in order to develop key data feeds to support analysis by data scientists•Ability to work with a diverse and high skilled team and collaborate effectively•Project management experience, ability to multi-task and strong follow-up skills•Strong communication skills and the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner with a diverse set of stakeholders•Self-directed and motivated individual with proven leadership skillsPreferred Qualifications:•Certification in multiple DBMS platforms•Minimum 2 years of DBA experience with Pivotal Greenplum Database and/or Postgres Databases•Minimum 1 year of experience with NOSQL databases•Experience developing/integrating HADOOP for Business Analytics•Minimum 3 years of experience across multiple industries•Minimum 3 years of application development experience•Minimum 3 years of experience in data modelingOur benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.