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Washington, DC Full Time Posted by: Huron Consulting Group Posted: Tuesday, 2 March 2021

The Master Data Management Senior Architect will provide technical leadership and hands-on delivery for all aspects of Informatica Master Data Management (MDM) implementation projects and MDM Software as a Service (SaaS) provisioning and operations. In addition, this position will provide MDM technical insight as part of Data Management and Analytics Advisory Services.


For MDM implementation projects:

Provide technical insights and participation in sales cycles

Create detailed technical implementation plans

Lead, facilitate or deliver all technical phases of the project

Mentor and manage technical delivery team including providing guidance on training needs

Assemble and standardize best practices, reusable components, and accelerators for MDM implementations

For Software as a Service (SaaS):

Provide technical insights and leadership for the establishment and maintenance of the SaaS ecosystem for MDM services

Establish baseline SLAs for MDM services

Establish operational standards, policies and procedures required to meet baseline SLAs

Participate in staffing design and management

Establish defect capture, tracking, communication, and resolution procedures

Provide recommendations for remediation and improvements of current performance issues

Prioritize and execute on performance tuning opportunities and operationalize ongoing performance monitoring of MDM ecosystem to enable baseline service level thresholds

Assemble and standardize best practices for MDM SaaS

Establish and utilize a Continuous Improvement process for SaaS operations

For advisory services such as Data Management and Analytics assessments:

Participate in workshops and provide technical leadership and insights

Develop technical deliverables


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

Four to six years of Informatica MDM technical leadership, project delivery, and technical mentorship

Six to 10 years of experience in master data management and data governance disciplines including metadata management; data quality analysis; data quality remediation; data profiling and data lineage

Highly proficient to expert with Informatica Multidomain MDM and at least one of the following: Customer 360, Product 360, Supplier 360, and Reference 360

Proficient with Informatica Velocity and other project management methodologies

Proficient with project financial management and C-suite client relationship management

Proficient with Microsoft Office desktop tools (Word, Excel, etc.)

Experience with Informatica Data Quality, Data Privacy Management, Data Masking, Enterprise Data Catalog, and Axon a plus

Informatica data management applications experience a plus (ie IICS, PowerCenter)

Experience with Informatica MDM, DG and DQ competitor software a plus

Database experience a plus (ie Oracle, SQL Server)

Data Governance organizational and operational design and implementation experience a plus

Successful Candidates Will Possess The Following:

- Motivated, self-starter with ability to learn quickly

- Team builder

- Excellent interpersonal communication skills, including ability to translate across various lines of business

- Demonstrated ability to lead and deliver complex Informatica MDM projects

- Demonstrated ability to manage ongoing operations of complex Informatica MDM production environments

- Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with strategic focus

- Aptitude to communicate complex technical issues to users with little technical background/expertise

- Strong knowledge and understanding of market-leading technologies as they pertain to MDM

- Knowledge of and experience with data governance, metadata management (lineage, taxonomies, aliases, etc.), data quality, and data architecture

Washington, DC, United States of America
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3/2/2021 5:28:11 PM

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