Navy Federal Credit Union
Cloud Data Architect (Azure)
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Vienna, VA Map
Posted: 09/01/2020
Closing: 09/30/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Navy Federal Credit Union
Job description


You have goals, dreams, hobbies and things you’re passionate about.

What’s Important to You Is Important to Us
We’re looking for people who not only want to do meaningful, challenging work, keep their skills sharp and move ahead, but who also take time for the things that matter to them—friends, family and passions. And we're looking for team members who are passionate about our mission—making a difference in military members' and their families' lives. Together, we can make it happen.

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Basic Purpose

Salary Range: $120,000 - $215,000

Remote Work Policy: Remote work is available for all positions contingent on business need and manager discretion

Benefits Package: Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan / Tuition reimbursement / Great insurance options)


• Coordinate and enhance data quality, integration, and availability across the enterprise
• Simplify data flows and remove unrelated cost from complex and fragmented enterprise data systems
• Effectively plan, prioritize, and manage the delivery of data to increase business effectiveness
• Responsible for designing and maintaining data processes and architectural designs for data systems
• Communicated enterprise data architecture to data stewards and management across many to all levels
• Prepares realistic project implementation plans which highlight major milestones and deliverables leveraging standard methods and work planning tools
• Provides remedy plans for potential issues and risks during the analytics project implementation and can suggest realistic mitigation strategies
• Mentors data stewards across all levels in carrying out project implementation activities
• Leads the preparation of high quality project deliverables that are valued by the business and presents them in such a manner that they are easily understood by project stakeholders
• Being a key point of contact all data stewards and business stakeholders across projects, teams, and the enterprise
• Use design thinking approaches to achieve enterprise level data architecture
• Conceptualizes and optimizes data flows across large data systems, projects, and/or the enterprise
• Communicating and owns the governance process of data related task
• Coordinate sourcing, maintaining, and validating large volumes data
• Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience
• Minimum 5 years’ experience working in a cloud computing with Azure experience required
• Experience with data migration to cloud based environment
• Extensive 5 years of experience in providing data architecture solutions for Cloud applications
• Understanding of enterprise data strategies and tools use for vast solutions
• Experience using data practices to build data drive solutions, functionalities, and aid in cost effective measures
• High level knowledge of relational database management and cloud based systems
• Understanding data mining techniques, data modeling, operational and applicational based systems to aid in development and the integration of current systems into the enterprise data infrastructure
• Highly experienced across all phases of data modeling efforts
• Understands the development lifecycle, requirements, and design techniques
• Experienced with data warehousing, data governance, data pipelines and other analytical techniques required for large data usage
• Demonstrates a deep understanding of multiple database and data mapping concepts
• Experienced knowledge of complex data structures and the ability enhance the data to be integrated across the enterprise.
• Understands the concepts and application of data mapping, data quality, and data architecture
• Demonstrates clear use and knowledge of data visualization tools such as Microsoft Power BI, Azure Adv. Analytics Architecture
• Experienced knowledge of various data structures and the ability to manipulate data within visualization tools
• Ability to manipulate raw data into effective visualization dashboards
• Ability to communicate end to end data outcomes to all levels of the team hierarchy
• Understanding of data models, large datasets, business/technical requirements, BI tools, data warehousing, statistical programming languages and libraries

Desired Qualifications and Education Requirements:

• Graduate education in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
• Knowledge of Navy Federal Credit Union instructions, standards, and procedures

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Location: 820 Follin Lane, Vienna, VA 22180

Equal Employment Opportunity

Navy Federal values, celebrates, and enacts diversity in the workplace.  Navy Federal takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans.  EOE/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disability


Navy Federal reserves the right to fill this role at a higher/lower grade level based on business need.

Bank Secrecy Act

Remains cognizant of and adheres to Navy Federal policies and procedures, and regulations pertaining to the Bank Secrecy Act.

Cloud Data Architect (Azure)