Director - Data Warehouse Solutions (Internal title is Sr Analyst)

Director  - Data Warehouse Solutions (internal title is Sr Analyst) -  (Invent and improve Data Warehouse; 100 people firm with 10B+ AUM and founded 25 years ago; NJ location; ttl comp open but probably 200-300k)

Director  - Data Warehouse Solutions

Our client, a major Quantitative Equity Investment Management firm, is seeking a key individual to lead the improvement, to the point of redesign, of their Data Warehouse and Reference Data Platform.

The candidate MUST HAVE full life cycle experience of assessing the current state, designing a new data warehouse architecture strategy, make the business case for the strategy and get buy in, create the project plan, implement the project plan. Then based on feedback from the Business as to the efficacy of the solution   use an iterative improvement process to get the final product as close to 100% functionality as possible.

They have a SQL server environment so detailed experience being hands-on in this environment is critical.  SSIS experience also preferred.   Someone in prime brokerage IT will have this background but other experience will also be acceptable.  Person has to be very creative and will improve their data architecture to the point of re-engineering their data infrastructure and since this is a quant shop, the data re-engineering is especially important.

  • ·         10-15   years of experience
  • ·         Strong business knowledge of equities
  • ·         Data Warehouse design and re-engineering
  • ·         Data Architecture
  • ·         Reference Data
  • ·         Previous hands on experience in Data Warehouse development, SQL, SSIS, etc.
  • ·         Master’s degree preferred
  • ·         Previous work in a small (15 people) IT environment in a small (75 people) firm preferred as this is a very hands on environment
  • ·         Strong communications skills with equal  IT technical knowledge and business  knowledge

Position is in Central NJ.