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Sr. Data Architect

Requisition Id:  53776
Business Unit:  Corporate

Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we know that cutting-edge technology drives our success. As the Senior Data Architect, you will design and build databases for data storage or processing. You’ll also develop strategies for the Data Warehouse and Master Data Management (MDM), as well as build data models and define the structure, attributes, and nomenclature of data elements. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive these results by focusing on our company’s strategic plans, ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Evaluate and document current environment; work closely with cross-functional teams to align data strategies
  • Analyze the systems to determine database structural requirements
  • Leverage predictive analysis and data visualization techniques using appropriate tools
  • Define database structure, capabilities, backup, recovery, and security specifications
  • Evaluate and install new releases of tools and technologies pertaining to data
  • Create governance around data and provide support to Master Data Management efforts
  • Create data/database solutions that meet company needs and can scale to demand

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or related field
  • 10 or more years of experience in data analysis
  • Strong thought leader and problem solver with meticulous attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Windows applications and Microsoft Office Suite (MS Project, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Thorough knowledge of internal company software applications applicable to position/business unit

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Familiarity with Oracle and Microsoft technologies
  • Understanding and knowledge of the most widely-known and emerging tools, technologies, and social applications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience

Be part of something big.#LI-CM2

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte