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JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Plano, TX 75074
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Senior Data Architect-Decision Sciences

Job Description

About Chase:


Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America’s households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: 5,200 branches, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone. For more information, go to Chase.com. 


CCB Data & Analytics: 


The CCB Data & Analytics Team unifies data and analytics talent across Chase to responsibly leverage data to build competitive advantages for our businesses with value and protection for customers.  The team encompasses a variety of Data & Analytics disciplines, from data governance and data strategy/partnerships to reporting, data science and machine learning, and are actively engaged in ensuring impact at the front-line and the customer through Sales and Marketing transformation.  We have a strong partnership with our dedicated Technology partners, who provide us with our cutting edge data and analytics infrastructure. Joining CCB Data & Analytics means you sit in the engine that powers Chase with insights, providing an opportunity to materially impact both our customer and business outcomes. The team also offers significant learning and mobility opportunities for career development and future growth.



Senior Data Architects within the CCB Data Infrastructure focus on Data Management and supporting our Decision Science and Analytics Partners. They drive agile development, migration of processes and data from Business Analysts and Data Science Teams to Technology Supported Platforms and Operations. They need to be the bridge between Data Scientists and Technology Production and Operations, engaged heavily with designing and implementing solutions that are scalable and satisfy analytics performance requirements across environments.

The Small Business Banking and Consumer Banking Data Domains are responsible for driving critical cross-functional projects in support of designing, building, and implementing business customer-centric data assets for use across the firm. The candidate must exhibit a thorough understanding of data structures, data manipulation, metadata, data security, and data quality management. In addition, the candidate must have a solid understanding of CCB businesses, functions, systems, data environments, and processes that are necessary for the production and utilization of customer data.


As a Senior Data Architect, you will work as a consultative team member in driving analytical solutions. The candidate must have the ability to partner with stakeholders inside and outside of the department to understand their needs and actively engage in the design and development of robust data solutions that meet and/or exceed customer expectations.  The ideal candidate will possess JPM Chase institutional data and system knowledge, technical skills, an understanding of data science, and a commitment to producing high quality results. Experience with leading teams delivering solutions through agile methodology and taking on a Product Owner role will be a strong plus.

Other responsibilities will include the following:

  • Conduct business process analysis and identify data needed to support the processes and determine whether the firm’s data is fit for use within a given process
  • Facilitate use case & requirements definition, design, testing, and implementation of new data assets and analytic capabilities that address specific business needs
  • Guide analytical teams in creating UAT plans and actively engage in problem resolution of identified issues
  • Support technology data modelers towards the creation of conceptual & logical models to describe a particular domain of data and use these models to inform the physical design of data-related projects
  • Enable the management of data as a corporate asset: define data (metadata), identify systems of record and authoritative sources, create data quality rules, define security requirements, create data flow diagrams, and administer firm-wide principles, standards, and controls
  • Design and architect solutions with IT teams, scope out new engagements and implementations both short and long term, and guide project teams on business priority and impact during product implementations
  • Develop strategic roadmaps for the analytical data domains that describe a sequence of projects to improve management and utility of the data for the business
  • Identify areas for efficiency across data domains, such as the elimination of duplicate data or platforms
  • Conduct research and development with emerging technologies, determine their applicability to business use cases, document & communicate their recommended use in the firm.


Educational Requirement


The candidate must have an educational background in Computer Science, MIS, Software Engineering, or a related discipline.  In addition, the candidate must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with 15 years of experience or a Master’s degree with 10 years of experience. 


Required Skills

  • 10+ years of experience as a lead or key participant on data infrastructure, data governance and data management related efforts
  • 5+ years working with Hadoop big data environments using MapReduce, Hive, SparkSQL, Sqoop, HDFS, and Spark
  • 3+ years of Professional Services (customer facing) experience architecting large scale storage, data center and /or globally distributed solutions
  • Proven experience with complex data infrastructure initiatives, best practices and key components
  • Write data transformation logic in languages such as Python, SAS, Spark, or Scala
  • Coding skills to profile, wrangle, and prepare data from diverse sources to support analytical efforts
  • 2+ years of experience in using Big Data or Cloud based Consumption OLAP tools (AtScale, Kyvos or other OLAP on Hadoop, Snowflake, AWS tools) required
  • Ability to understand big data use-cases and recommend standard design patterns commonly used in Hadoop-based deployments
  • Minimum five years of Decision Science related Applications Architect experience – technology implementation experience and certifications a plus
  • Ability to create and evaluate conceptual & logical models to describe a particular domain of data and use these models to inform the physical design of data-related projects
  • BI Experience a must (Tableau, Cognos, Qlik, BO, SSAS)
  • In-depth knowledge of business and wholesale banking data
  • Knowledge of version control tools and processes (e.g. Subversion, Git)
  • Technical understanding of common RDBMS systems; (e.g. Teradata, Oracle)
  • Prior experience with utilizing Hadoop-related technologies & their applications for analytics and machine learning
  • Must have ability to deliver high-quality results under tight deadlines and be comfortable managing large projects

Preferred Skills

  • Strong skills in project management methodologies and tools – Agile Training and certification a plus
  • Advanced analytical thinking and problem solving skills and experience in the Consumer Banking Domain
  • Knowledge of the business lending, card and deposit lifecycle, including origination, sale/servicing, default management/loss mitigation and fraud

    Please note:  We do not offer employment based sponsorship for this role. If you require employment based sponsorship either now or in the future (i.e.: you are currently authorized to work pursuant to a student visa (OPT) but will require employer based sponsorship to continue working past its expiration), you are not eligible for this role. 

Req #: 190113319
Location: Plano, TX US
Job Category: Data & Analytics
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: US Dollar (USD)

Keyword: consumer%20banking


Posted: 2020-01-14 Expires: 2020-02-21

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