The Enterprise Data Architect (EDA) primary goal is to keep data easily accessible and accurate. To meet that goal, the EDA reviews, refines and implements data standards. Examples of data standards include those that define how data is categorized or how codes are assigned to represent specific products, customers and other data types. Gathering information about data use in the workplace, the architect creates a blueprint or road map, showing processes and services that affect data use and data standards. The architect works with project managers and business stakeholders to implement that design.
The EDA is further expected to act as the team leader for the global DBA resources and provide them daily technical guidance and management. The role as EDA is hands on, relishing learning, provide guidance and create value added services for a data hungry organization
Although the location of the position is in Newton, NJ, from time to time it may be required to undertake duties at other ThorLabs locations.
In addition to the essential functions and duties listed above, all positions are also responsible for:
The Company retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.
This is largely a sedentary role; however, some filing is required. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand as necessary.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
Thorlabs values its diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identify or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status. Job descriptions are not intended as and do not create employment contracts. The organization maintains its status as an at-will employer. Employees can be terminated for any reason not prohibited by law.