Data Architect

The David J. Joseph Company
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Company Profile
The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), founded in 1885, is a world leader in scrap metal recycling & trading. With over 70 locations, the Joseph Company is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation (NUE) a Fortune 200 Company.

DJJ has a well-earned reputation for safety, integrity and innovation. We are recognized as a good community citizen who is trustworthy, financially strong and environmentally proactive.

DJJ has an exciting opportunity as a Data Architect for our Downtown Cincinnati Office.

Position Overview:
• Develops and iterates high-performance enterprise strategies for data solutions.
• Working with the business intelligence team and IT leadership, maintains and evolves DJJ’s data development best practices.
• Mentors, and provides feedback and code reviews for team members in development of data products.
• Creates and implements solutions for performance tuning of existing data products.
• Facilitates and emphasizes quality control within the business intelligence team. Develops relevant tracking mechanisms and provides routine updates and analysis on quality.
• Researches and prototypes technical solutions for data warehouse architecture, ETL, cubes, analytics and cloud integration. Provides recommendations to Executive and IT leadership.
• Participates in support related activities for ETL and reporting.
• Serves as a development resource for customer-facing data projects.

• Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or Business related discipline is preferred. Equivalent combination of experience and education will also be considered.
• Minimum 8+ years related experience defining and planning complex database architectures for enterprise systems.
• Minimum 8+ years related experience developing enterprise-class relational databases.
• Expert-level ability writing complex and performant queries in SQL.
• Experience developing predictive models and machine learning solutions utilizing R or Python is preferred.
• Experience in implementing big data technologies like Hadoop, Spark is preferred but not required
• Experience building and implementing OLAP databases (multidimensional and tabular) is preferred. Experience with MDX is preferred.
• Serves as a change agent within the IT organization. Requires a professional demeanor and a high degree of responsiveness.
• Requires effective communication skills to lead complex systems design and to communicate highly complex information to both technical and non-technical staff and at all levels both inside and outside of the organization.
• Minimal travel required.


We offer a competitive compensation & benefits package to include: Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vacation, Paid Holidays, Bonus Potential & 401k match among other great benefits. If you are ready to grow with a successful company, please apply online.

DJJ is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment.

DJJ is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.
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