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Solutions Architects

Phoenix, Arizona
Consulting Operations

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Job Description

American Express Travel Related Services seeks Solutions Architects to ensure the development of end-to-end business intelligence (BI) products and that they align with business and technology strategies to solve customer needs.  Design BI products for sales and account development teams.  Leverage data and insights obtained from analysis to strategically drive account cycle and business productivity.  Design and deliver BI products to support and extend existing enterprise systems by collaborating with team members, business leaders, and partners.  Analyze and interpret technology environments to design BI solutions.  Document the product vision and strategy in line with the high-level business strategies and priorities, and translate that vision into business architecture design.  Partner with Director to drive simplification and rationalization of the existing landscape, keeping up with business changes and trends impacting the users, external benchmarking, and incorporation of BI technologies trends.  Ensure different business models, including processes, account lifecycles, data systems, and application architectures work together seamlessly.  Review business needs, assess constraints, and partner with technologies to recommend the most suitable solutions for the business.


Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or a related STEM field, followed by 5 years of progressively responsible experience with data and analytics assets supporting digital capabilities.  Experience must include a minimum of: 1 year of experience with analysis of large datasets; 1 year of experience with Big Data tools and platforms, including Hadoop, Pig, and Hive; 1 year of experience with Agile project management, Rally, and Jira; 1 year of experience with process control management and data modeling using Microsoft Visio; 1 year of experience with translating complex analyses for technical and non-technical audiences; 1 year of experience with working with technical, analytical, business, and non-technical teams to ensure data projects align with business strategies; and 1 year of experience with Angular, Bootstrap, HTML, JQuery, JavaScript, MS Excel for data reporting and modeling, MVC, .Net, and VB script.

ReqID: 18019816
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Dec 12, 2018, 12:00:00 AM
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