Data Management Architect in Huntersville, NC at American Tire Distributors

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

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Job Description

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Are you looking for an opportunity to turn your ambition and your people skills into a rewarding career with an industry leader? Join our team at American Tire Distributors! As the nation's premier tire distributor, ATD’s coast-to-coast distribution network provides approximately 80,000 customers across the U.S. and Canada with rapid and frequent delivery of high quality tires, custom wheels and shop supplies. 

Position Description: 

The Data Management Architect supports broad data management and data governance initiatives; turning data into information and insight that support business decisions. Responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle analysis to identify gaps in master data, reference data and recommend improvements. This position requires collaborations with key members of: IT, Advanced Analytics, Supply Chain, Vendor Relations, Finance, Sales and others. The position ensures that the data has been received in the proper format, at the appropriate time, is correct, and is suitable for the intended end use.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques
  • Analyze and manage master data across multiple domains such as Customer, Product, Consumer
  • Analyze and manage 3rd Party and other external data sets
  • Leverage data science skills to automate data management
  • Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
  • Acquire data, profile and clean in collaboration with data stewards
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
  • Work with management to prioritize business and information needs
  • Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
  • Define and implement data quality rules
  • Proactively analyze data to increase quality as it relates to accuracy, completeness, consistency, integrity, timeliness, conformity, and validity.
  • Communicate and present to internal associates and external parties                                                        

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  • Education:  Masters in Computer Science, Information Management or Data Science
  • Experience: Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
    • Strong knowledge of databases, SQL, programming (Python)
    • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical/data science packages for analyzing datasets
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
    • Adept at queries, visualization and presenting findings
    • Experience working in an agile team
    • Strong oral and written communication skills
    • Self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills, accountability, and project management skills
    • Ability to work under pressure in a demanding, fast-paced environment and to work under tight time constraints and meet deadlines.

Key Competencies

•  Customer focus - Gains insight into customer needs; identifies opportunities that benefit the

     customer; builds and delivers solutions that meet customer expectations; establishes and maintains   

     effective customer relationships.

•  Decision quality – Makes sound decisions, even in the absence of complete information; relies on a

    mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment when making decisions; considers all relevant  

    factors and uses appropriate decision-making criteria and principles; recognizes when a quick 80%

    solution will suffice.

•  Communicates effectively – Is effective in a variety of communication settings: one-on-one, small and

    large groups, or among diverse styles and position levels; attentively listens to others; adjusts to fit

    the audience and the message; provides timely and helpful information to others across the

    organization; encourages the open expression of diverse ideas and opinions.

•  Ensures accountability – follows through on commitments and makes sure others do the same; acts

    with a clear sense of ownership; takes personal responsibility for decisions, actions, and failures;

    establishes clear responsibilities and processes for monitoring work and measuring results; designs

    feedback loops into work.

•  Instills trust – follows through on commitments; is seen as direct and truthful; keeps confidences;

    practices what he/she preaches; shows consistency between words and actions.

•  Manages complexities – Asks the right questions to accurately analyze situations; acquires data from

    multiple and diverse sources when solving problems; uncovers root causes to difficult problems;

    evaluates pros and cons, risks and benefits of different solution options.

•  Drives results – Has a strong bottom-line orientation; persists in accomplishing objectives despite

    obstacles and setbacks; has a track record of exceeding goals successfully; pushes self and helps

    others achieve results.

•  Collaborates – Works cooperatively with others across the organization to achieve shared objectives;

    represents own interests while being fair to others and their areas; partners with others to get work

   done; credits others for their contributions and accomplishments; gains trust and support of others.

Physical Demands/Work Environment/Travel Requirements:

  • Physical demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk, hear, taste and/or smell; the employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 150 pounds. Specific vision abilities

required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Work environment:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Travel required: 10+% of the time, travel throughout the U.S. and may require overnight stays.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying the position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodations.  Nothing in this job description creates a contract of employment in any way for any person.   All employees hired by American Tire Distributors, Inc. are employees at will and the company reserves the right to terminate employees at any time for any reason or no reason at all.

Build a challenging and rewarding career with us!

American Tire Distributors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

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