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Data Modeler in McLean, VA at DISYS

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

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Job Description

Position Details:

Job Title: Data Modeler

Location: Mclean, VA

Duration: 6+ months (contract to hire)


Job Description:  

This role will work with the data owner (or delegate) and other data subject matter experts (SMEs) to build and maintain the terms and definitions for business data to be stored within the client Business Glossary, and maintain the mapping of the terms and definitions to the Business Information Model (BIM).

Job Responsibility:  

•        This role will work with business stakeholders to ensure consistency of data naming conventions and standards within the business data domains, and work with technology partners to ensure that the physical data models to be implemented are consistent with the BIM.

•        Ideal candidates would have strong knowledge and passion for data modeling, metadata management and data requirements development.

•        They should also understand financial services and/or mortgage data and standards (e.g., MISMO).

•        The role would require working in a matrix environment so candidates should have a demonstrated track record of partnering across a diverse set of stakeholders and project participants.

•        Examples of these stakeholders would include External Business Customers, Sales, Operations, IT, Legal, and Finance/Accounting.

•        The ability and willingness to independently analyze structured and unstructured data and produce high-quality data models and data requirements is a must.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:       

•        Ability to use various data analysis techniques to create conceptual and logical model representations of business data and related business behaviours.

•        Experience creating application logical data models.

•        Experience creating data lineage and management artefacts (such as data flow diagrams and data dictionaries).

•        Assists business analysts with finding relationships in data.

•        Experience with Idera ER/Studio Data Architect, Informatica, or other data modeling and data management tools.

•        Experience with metadata management techniques.

•        Experience with relational database structures, dimensional models, ETL and Big Data technologies.

•        Familiarity with MISMO model and specifications.

•        Familiarity with Uniform Mortgage Data Program (UMDP).

•        Typically has a bachelor’s degree and 5 - 7 years related experience.

•        Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to develop and deliver presentations to multiple types of audiences.

•        Must be able to interact cross-functionally and drive both business and technical discussions.

•        Ability to work collaboratively with key internal stakeholders, external customers, external stakeholders, and vendors.


Preferred skills: -

•        Experience using SQL or other data querying languages for database and data structure analysis.

•        MS or above in a technical or information analytical field, such as Data Analytics, Data Science, Information Management, Computer Science, Engineering, or Information Systems.

•        Development experience with SQL, PL/SQL, DDL, XML, and SPARQL is a plus.

•        Experience with creating data architectures for highly complex business domains.

•        Experience with event-driven and message-based technical design patterns.

•        Highly driven, results-oriented, creative and nimble problem solver and a willingness to do whatever it takes to deliver business value quickly.

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.