Global Finance Systems – Data Architect

Malvern, PA, US
Charlotte, NC, US

February 25, 2019
The Finance System Data Architect will lead and support the definition and shaping of data solutions that meet the data demands across the Global Finance Systems organization. This Data Architect will develop the data strategy considering current and known future business demands leveraging all available innovative data technology solutions.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the definition and shaping of solutions to the data challenges across Finance
  • Define principles and guidelines for the design and management of Finance data entities and attributes across the Finance Systems landscape
  • Define principles and overall design of the logical Finance Data Model and Data Standard which reflects Finance’s complete data requirements for processing, reporting and control requirements.
  • As a Data technologies champion, lead the definition of the methodology and roadmap for strategically and tactically remediating the logical data architecture
  • Support the definition and articulation of data related issues as well as the solutions for remediation.
  • Identify evolving Cloud based data technologies and find opportunities to introduce these data technologies to improve the data consumption experience of the business.
  • Analyze the performance and reporting management solutions for the finance business and define the future state data architecture for these needs.


  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • 10 years’ experience, along with direct experience with BI tools and ETL languages
  • Must have exposure to financial data landscapes including accounts payable, general ledger, etc.
  • Hands on experience with PeopleSoft and Hyperion Essbase is strongly preferred
  • Must have excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a cross functional team environment required

Vanguard is not offering sponsorship for this position.