Verizon Data Architect - Talent Acquisition in Basking Ridge, New Jersey

What you’ll be doing...

Talent Acquisition analytics is responsible for building and maintaining tools that will drive action within talent acquisition. We begin by delivering the basics with data integrity and accuracy and reporting key business drivers and metrics, then build analysis and models to improve decision making and lead to action.

In this role, you will support the Talent Acquisition organization by defining and delivering data solutions to assist with auditing, data visualization, and advanced analytics. Key responsibilities include: providing recommendations and solutions for improving data accessibility, developing data management strategies, maintaining and enhancing the existing data infrastructure, and performing extraction and manipulation of data.

  • Develop and deliver database and other data-driven solutions to support business needs and drive self-service analytics.

  • Build the infrastructure and maintain scalable architectures from complex data sets across multiple platforms to enable business agility.

  • Provide recommendations and solutions for improving data accessibility across multiple data platforms.

  • Work with cross-functional teams to define and deliver solutions for the use, extraction, manipulation, and transformation of data to make it analytically ready.

  • Identify and implement innovative technologies, methods of machine learning, and statistical models within current systems.

  • Utilize advanced technologies to support the deployment of predictive models and improve analysis of results from large data sets.

  • Continuously develop and enhance understanding of existing data infrastructure and source systems as well as new technologies, tools and methods in data architecture and BI infrastructure.

  • Provides solution and subject matter expertise to enhance the performance of enterprise level systems.

  • Oversees data governance, data integrity, data security for Talent Acquisition team.

  • Create and maintain documentation of database processes and business rules.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or related field, or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in data warehousing & data management.

  • Experience in data modeling.

  • Experience in business intelligence tools.

  • Experience in analyzing and evaluating problems.

  • Knowledge of Excel including Visual Basic for Applications.

  • Experience with data analysis and data visualization tools (Excel, Tableau, QLIK, R, SAS, SPSS, Python).

Even better if you have:

  • An advanced degree.

  • Experience in engaging and influencing large teams and functional leaders.

  • Demonstrated experience with data driven decision making.

  • Experience with tools and methods used to generate insights with large structured and unstructured data.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate findings to audiences including IT peers, Business Partners and executives.

  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and with a team while executing independent decision making abilities in a fast pace environment.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, problem solving skills and the ability to handle multiple demands and competing priorities.

  • Proven ability to learn quickly with a high level of curiosity while maintaining an investigative mind-set with strong attention to detail.

  • Demonstrable familiarity with programming concepts.

  • Proven ability to plan for and manage numerous processes and ad hoc projects simultaneously.

  • Proven ability to effectively prioritize tasks and meet customer requirements for timeliness and accuracy.

  • Passion for educational growth and learning new techniques with vigor and enthusiasm.

  • Passion for Data technologies and how they will change business.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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