Position Summary: 

The Principal Architect of Data & Analytics is a high-level and client-facing position within our organization.  The Principal Architect’s main responsibilities include developing potential engagement opportunities by architecting creative streamlined solutions for data and advanced analytics projects while also leading the day-to-day delivery and implementation of specified client projects.  This role has the dual purpose of framing and demonstrating CTI solutions for potential client projects during the pre-sales discovery phase while also serving as the main point of contact, team leader, and Lead Architect for the delivery and implementation on selected projects.  Must be comfortable working individually and leading teams on projects with varying complexity and scope.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Lead the data and requirements analysis, design, implementation and planning process. Perform hands-on tasks as required, typically in areas of high complexity. Provide technical architecture guidance to CTI, including contractors and customer project staff.
  • Be the project focal point with client management and ensure successful delivery with high customer satisfaction
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the client’s data, systems, business, and teams/people to frame the end-to-end project technical approach and plan.
  • Onboard the team and provide oversee all work, directing CTI and client staff as appropriate.  Ensure work meets technical, financial, and schedule goals.
  • Perform hands-on design and implementation in crucial areas of the project.
  • Execute time/billing processes and customer approval/financial processes.
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the client’s data, systems, business, and teams/people to frame the end-to-end project technical approach and plan.
  • Onboard the team and provide oversee all work, directing CTI and client staff as appropriate.  Ensure work meets technical, financial, and schedule goals.
  • Perform hands-on design and implementation in crucial areas of the project.
  • Execute time/billing processes and customer approval/financial processes.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Broad experience in data warehouse and business intelligence tools (BI, ETL, Data Quality and RDBMS tools/platforms)
  • Excellent understanding of data warehouses / data-marts and dimensional data models
  • Modern Data Science and Advanced Analytics skills are preferred including but not limited to: Python, R, Hadoop/Big Data, MDM, Machine Learning, AI, NLP
  • Depth in at least one business domain (supply-chain, CRM, etc.)
  • Mastery of data and advanced analytics solutions development methodologies and project management
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems, or similar discipline
  • A minimum of 8 years of experience working with Business Intelligence/Data Analytics
  • Flexibility to travel locally and within the Northeast as business dictates
  • Strong communication skills

What We Offer:

  • 25+ years of proven success within the IT systems and consulting industry
  • Competitive compensation packages that reward high performance
  • Exciting career growth paths and supportive culture that facilitates continuous learning
  • Collaborative team-based environment
  • Comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, Flexible Spending, and 401(k) with match
  • Company paid Life insurance and Long-Term Disability
  • Generous PTO packages that reflect the importance of work/life balance
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement

About Us: CTI solves business problems, helping companies leverage data and transformational digital technologies to drive growth and enable innovation. We provide strategic guidance, business and technology solutions for clients wishing to solve their most complex challenges involving data analytics, cloud applications, big data, data discovery, and data protection. Simply put, your data is our passion.

CTI is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status or any other category protected under applicable federal or state law.