MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products.
Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
As a Senior Specialist, Data Architecture supporting our Analytics activities for Global Business Services (GBS) you will partner with MSD Information Technology (IT) Teams, our Global Process Owner (GPO) Teams, and our Business Service Center (BSC) Teams where you will support the review and understanding of business requirements to guide the creation of a comprehensive, coherent, and effective data architecture and data flows in and out of the various financial data applications.
He / she will design the data structures and ensure the data stewardship, governance and change management of all financial data, data flows and any proposed data extraction, transformation or loading procedures are executed in line with MSD standards.
The primary activities include but are not limited to :
Assisting the Associate Director Data Architect in revising enterprise conceptual, logical, and physical data models
Creating data models that conform to existing standards & conventions
Revising data dictionary definitions, governance practices & standards
Partnering with security architects to ensure compliance with data security & privacy mandates.
Propose database solutions through potential system designs & End-to end data lifecycle management activities
Evaluating and recommending new and emerging data management and storage technologies and standards,
Leads all stages of design, build, analysis, coding, testing, and integration of structured / unstructured data to deploy new data and analytics platforms as required
Assures designs & project activities follow data policies, architecture, security & quality guidelines & standards
Drives innovation and integration of new technologies into organization wide projects and activities within GBS and the Enterprise as required
Lead maintenance and adaptation of existing tools and reports to support business process management and performance management
Advanced data architecture and data modeling experience using relational databases, e.g. MS SQL and / or AWS Redshift
Install database systems i.e. develop flowcharts, apply optimum access techniques, coordinate installation actions, document installation process
Self-educate on industry updates i.e. read industry publications, maintain personal networks, participate in professional organizations, participate in educational opportunities
Ensure data is govern and stewarded for assigned data sets
Ensure operational oversight of data, manage data quality, data privacy, security and risk management, as well as establishing policies and procedures