Ingram Micro: Data Architect

Seeking a talented and highly motivated Architect with 7+ years of experience for our Global __data Infrastructure Architecture framework.

Company: Ingram Micro
Location: Irvine, CA

Ingram Micro

Position: data Architect

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Ingram Micro Careers:

Ingram Micro touches 80% of the technology you use every day with our focus on cloud, mobility, supply chain services and technology solutions.  With $43 billion in revenue, we have become the world’s largest technology distributor with operations in 56 countries and more than 30,000 associates.  We continue to strategically expand our global reach with 31 acquisitions since 2012.  We enable our customers to monetize their cloud solutions by providing an infinite ecosystem of products and services.  With our vast global infrastructure Ingram Micro enables business partners to operate more efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve.

Our data Science Lab:

Ingram Micro’s data Science Lab is a diverse group of intellectually curious Ph.D. and Masters level scientists - economists, geographers, statisticians, mathematicians, engineers, computer scientists, and data infrastructure experts - working on some of the most challenging and complex problems in the B2B tech and eCommerce space.  Our goal is to provide real world insights with immediate relevance to Ingram Micro’s business and more generally to the B2B tech distribution business. We work with cutting edge statistical, machine learning, econometric, and mathematical models to drive deep insights for Ingram Micro and our Global partners. We incubate new ideas and develop innovate products. We seek out and help drive what is hot in the industry. We are passionate about data, understanding what drives market dynamics and behavior, and developing nudge incentives.

Your Role:

We are looking for a talented and highly motivated Architect with 7+ years of experience for our Global data Infrastructure team. The candidate will be a lead Enterprise Architecture with responsibilities ranging from sustaining current systems to developing the future state of the Enterprise Global data Infrastructure Architecture framework.

Working with a diverse set of cross-functional teams, the Architect will review and acquire an in-depth understanding of the current application landscape and technical architecture; sustain current infrastructure; identify opportunities for improvement; and lead the migration path from the current state to the future state architecture.

  • Expertise with complex architecture frameworks to support an organization with multiple business units, geographic areas and systems footprint across many technologies;
  • Dev-Ops;
  • Deep conceptual and technological understanding of contemporary architecture concepts, industry trends, and best practices;
  • Ability to leverage knowledge to assess organizational needs, provide advice on the right solutions to business problems, and address business opportunities with immediate and long-term relevance
  • Ability to provide data integration services: acquire, cleanse, merge, validate, visualize and data mine
  • Technical experience with Cloud Infrastructure
  • Knowledge of AWS data Stack using S3, EMR, data Pipeline
  • Data warehousing management, database optimization, and administration experience
  • Implementation of the SLDC - development, test, and production environments
  • Experience building systems to transition from datasets ranging from gigabytes to terabytes
  • Experience with Big data tech (e.g., Pig, Hive, Spark, Hbase, Presto, Sqoop, Hadoop, Impala)
  • Implement industry best practices including document principles, policies, standards, and governance process; while considering security, performance, scalability, and reliability
  • Evaluating systems: identifying infrastructure constraints, friction points, and implementing change to optimize and improve efficiency
  • Develop and maintain system design documents to illustrate current and future architecture

What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree (MA or PhD preferred) in Computer Science, Engineering, Science and Math or related technical discipline required.
  • 7+ years of experience in Design and Development with expert knowledge of DW Architecture and ETL Processes. Strong programming skills in ETL also preferred.
  • Proven skill in data ETL (Extraction, Transformation and Load) - for extracting data from a specific source, applying transformation rules, and loading it into the data warehouse area.
  • Expert SQL skills (T-SQL, stored procedure programing, functions, triggers) and willingness to code
  • Hands on .NET (C#, .NET or JAVA)
  • Experience gathering and processing raw data (structured/unstructured) at scale, including writing scripts, web scraping, calling APIs, writing SQL queries on a variety of platforms, etc…
  • Dev-Ops experience
  • System Administration/Architecture experience
  • Data Warehousing: expertise in relational databases/multidimensional data warehouse design
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve system bottlenecks
  • Experience in capacity planning for computation and storage needs
  • Competency in developing solutions for diverse and complex business problems
  • Ability to work under pressure, adapt to changing environments, manage multiple large projects
  • Proactive, initiative taker, possess ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • A collaborative working style and ability to work independently in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

How to stand out:

  • MS/PhD degree in a technical field or equivalent
  • Experience with SQL Server 2016
  • Experience building SSIS packages in Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Experience building systems to transition from datasets ranging from gigabytes to terabytes
  • Implement Big data technologies (e.g., Pig, Hive, Spark, Hbase, Presto, Sqoop, Hadoop, Impala)
  • Knowledge of AWS data Stack using S3, EMR, data Pipeline
  • Technical experience with Cloud Infrastructure
  • Project Management Skills and Tools
  • Experience working in complex global environment

Ingram Micro Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other protected category under applicable law.