IT Data Architect in Charlotte, NC at Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/3/2021

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Requisition ID:  6695 

Posting Locations: Charlotte 

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IT Data Architect

REFRESH your career by joining our exceptional team! Coca-Cola Consolidated, the largest bottler in the U.S., is looking for an IT Data Architect!

Things you should know about working as an IT Data Architect:
The Data Architect is an experienced and seasoned Solutions Architect/Engineer with a broad range of technical skills and a deep understanding of software design patterns and technologies used in complex solution development. This position will be expected to actively guide the technical design and development processes as a subject matter expert for multiple concurrent major projects and large system enhancements. This position will be expected to develop a deep understanding of multiple complex systems, and how they fit together, from both a business process and technical perspective.

What would success look like?

  • Leverages domain expertise in enterprise-level integration architecture to enable efficient data movement across all solutions.
  • Serves as a domain expert and leads the definition of the enterprise integration framework, patterns, toolsets, and processes.
  • Serves as a key member in defining the enterprise’s future state data landscape by continuously analyzing current trends within the industry and presenting strategies and recommendations to the larger Architecture team for inclusion in the technology roadmap.
  • Proactively mentors developer and architect peers in regards to system knowledge and development technologies and processes, as well as performing design reviews ensuring compliance with CCCI reference architecture and best practices.
  • Assembly and presentation of technical options to project teams and management where needed.
  • Primarily provides guidance and perspective from a holistic, enterprise level, rather than at an individual solution level.
  • Primarily works outside of the Agile & Delivery teams to provide the foundational support required to meet the needs inside the delivery teams or other Communities of Service

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3+ years architecture experience (by role or function)
  • 7+ Years of experience spanning at least two IT disciplines/domains, including technical architecture, application development, middleware, database management, cloud management, mobile management
  • 5+ years within the domain of data & integration with a proven record of implementing solutions, frameworks, and processes to meet both architectural and business needs
  • 3+ years of MS Azure (strongly preferred) or other cloud computing provider experience - serverless computing, service-oriented concepts, distributed systems
  • 4+ years of experience with RESTful API design concepts with a strong preference for resource-centric design, advanced level understanding of API-First design principles, and familiarity with the Open API Specification (OAS).
  • Experience with Data Warehousing concepts and ecosystems (logical data warehouse, etc.)
  • Experience with API Management concepts and platforms (Azure API-M, MuleSoft, etc.)
  • Advanced understanding of integration types, frequency, and consistency considerations (i.e. real-time, near-real time, batch, eventual consistency, file-based, event-based, API, sFTP, etc.)
  • Experience with messaging and queues, pub-sub patterns, and event-driven concepts
  • Strong understanding of the authentication and authorization considerations related to data and integration (i.e. oAuth, data masking, data classifications)
  • Strong understanding of monitoring and logging requirements of distributed systems and services along with the ability to design stable solutions within this paradigm.
  • Familiarity with Master Data Management concepts (Data Cataloging, Data Lineage, Data Quality and Reconciliation, etc.)
  • Experience with data modeling and domain-driven design
  • Understanding of API mediation and Experience API patterns
  • Experience with CI/CD DevOps Concepts and Practices
  • Strong communication skills, proven experience in complex process documentation, and an ability to communicate with both technical and business partners

Preferred Qualifications

  • Snowflake
  • Macro/Microservice concepts, patterns, and best practices
  • API Testing Methodologies (performance, functional, etc.) and toolsets such as ReadyAPI, LoadUI, Postman, Dredd, or other API governance and testing tools
  • Certifications within the Data and/or Integration domain

All candidates will be subject to pre-employment testing: Background Check, Drug Screen, and Physical Abilities Test (if applicable).

Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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