Come Work with Us! Early Warning® is always looking for talented professionals to join our team and help us create amazing payments experiences! For over 25 years, we've been a leader in financial technology that protects and advances the global financial system. We are a fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial spirit offering competitive compensation, exceptional benefits, and a fun, casual atmosphere filled with opportunity. Come work with a diverse, talented team creating the future of payments!As the Enterprise Architect, you will be responsible for the enterprise technology vision and architecture roadmap for Early Warning Insights platform which makes impactful decisions that directly influence the financials of millions of people and help accelerate inclusion in the overall US financial system. You will partner with business and technology stakeholders to identify emerging technologies and innovative ways to integrate them into our platform capabilities by defining target states that meet the business objectives and strategic roadmaps for how they will be accomplished. Additionally, you will work closely with engineering teams, data scientists, security, and data governance to ensure that implementations align to the broader vision, objectives, and enterprise standards.Overall PurposeDefine, deliver, evangelize and ensure compliance with consistent data and information frameworks, standards, methodologies and techniques.Essential Functions Maintain associated metadata of data sources, transformations, classifications and target schemasEstablish the common domain model as part of overall enterprise architectureDevelop framework for data / interface dependency agreement between systemsDevelop and maintain enterprise taxonomies, ontologies and models to support analysis and product developmentMaintain relationships with other architecture groups, product development, engineering and operation teamsPartner with Early Warning's risk and compliance teams to ensure Information Assets are properly monitored and maintainedPartner with Data Engineering on the logical and physical design of information assets - primarily within a "Big Data" and data warehouse context (RDMS, HBase, Hadoop, Document Stores, Graph Stores)Work closely with solution architecture to evaluate technologies and vendorsAnalyze information and data requirements and understand impacts of data inconsistenciesSupports the company's commitment to protect the integrity and confidentiality of systems and data.Minimum QualificationsEducation and experience typically obtained through completion of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fieldProven experience in a combination of information solution development and information architecture roles.Expertise in Information and Big Data technologies: RDMS/SQL, Hadoop, Key Value Stores, Document Stores, Graph StoresSignificant experience with Data Quality Analysis and Data Quality Program ExecutionSignificant experience with Semantic Architecture Design and Implementation (Logical and Physical)Knowledge of or experience with contemporary Information Management technologies such as tool-based Data Standardization, Data Modeling, Data Profiling, Semantic Matching, Data Cleansing, and Metadata ManagementExperience with large-scale data integration (e.g. data warehousing, system migrations)Experience with software evaluation and selectionUnderstanding of data requirements in complex environments (e.g. semantic web, linked data).Understanding of strategic architectureStrong verbal, written, and presentation skills.Strong relationship and project management skillsThe above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow instructions and perform other related duties as assigned by their supervisor.Preferred QualificationsExperience designing solutions in a highly regulated business environment (Banking and Finance, Healthcare, Telecommunications)Experience working with the context of agile software development lifecyclesCertification in Information Architecture technologies and/or methodologiesExperience API, Data Analytics platforms, Data Engineering and/or data science product teams Ideal candidate will have Data background, data analytics, AI, knowledge or data science and data engineeringExperience with enterprise level, AI and ML projects.Involvement in Architecture and Strategy Additional related education and/or experience preferredPhysical RequirementsWorking conditions consist of a normal office environment. Work is primarily sedentary and requires extensive use of a computer and involves sitting for periods of approximately four hours. Work may require occasional standing, walking, kneeling and reaching. Must be able to lift 10 pounds occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently. Requires visual acuity and dexterity to view, prepare, and manipulate documents and office equipment including personal computers. Requires the ability to communicate with internal and/or external customers.Employee must be able to perform essential functions and physical requirements of position with or without reasonable accommodation.Some of the Ways We Keep You Healthy & Happy All the benefits you expect... Healthcare Coverage - Competitive medical, dental, and vision plans as well as pre-tax savings through flexible spending accounts (FSA) for commuting, health & dependent care expenses.Income Protection - Life & Disability Insurance options ensuring financial coverage for you and your family. 401(k) Retirement Plan - Featuring a 100% Company Safe Harbor Match on your first 4% deferral immediately upon eligibility. Work Life Management - Generous and flexible paid time off benefits for when you'll need to take some time away from work to care for yourself or a loved one. Health & Wellness Program - An award-winning program designed to take a personalized, interactive approach to empower you to live your healthiest life. Employee Assistance Program - Resources and tools to help you and your family find a solution to whatever life throws at you And some you might not... Tuition Benefits Program Dependent Scholarship Program Employee Referral Bonus Legal Services & Credit Counseling Pet Insurance Charitable Giving Matching Program Employee Resource Groups All full-time, regular Early Warning employees (as defined in company policy and based on state laws and regulations) are eligible for the benefits.Early Warning Services is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, sex, pregnancy, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.