Blockbuster is moving to the
As a part of the move, we are looking to build a best in class technical team to take Blockbuster's web presence and services to the next level. The Database Architect will design, maintain and build conceptual, logical and physical database models.
The Database Architect will be responsible for database architecture, design, and creation, optimization, deriving conversion and migration methods for existing data, and developing automated conversion and migration methods. The Database Architect will be responsible for the planning, installation, configuration, maintenance and production monitoring of database instances.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Meet with business stakeholders and other technical team members to gather and analyze application requirements
Work with department and business leadership to establish and maintain a data roadmap including master data management, metrics governance, and warehousing strategy
Design database solutions to satisfy application (business and technical) requirements
Implement database solutions using available database development tools
Provide written status reports to management regarding project status, task, and issues/risks
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
Skills and Qualifications
10 years working experience in Oracle, SQL Server
Experience in data warehouse modeling standards such as star schema and snowflake
Familiarity with retail and eCommerce industry data models and ARTS
Knowledge of BI platforms such as Microstratey, OBIEE, Hyperion, SAS and their applicability to business problems
Oracle 10g experience from the development perspective (database
and application), PL/SQL, Solaris, etc.
Ability to analyze existing ETL code in both PL/SQL and shell script,
and determine impacts and remediation.
Ability to analyze existing database schema DDL/instance layout and
determine impacts migrating to new target schema/instance environment.
Strong experience in ETL tools such as Informatics, Data
Stage, Pentaho etc..
Ability to provide guidance to offshore developers and to lead certain design activities.
Ability to interact with external DBAs and help
Blockbuster - 19 months ago