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Zions Bancorporation Enterprise Data Architect in West Valley City, Utah

Enterprise Data Architect ( Job Number:

047445 )


Zions Bancorporation is currently seeking an experienced Enterprise Data Architect for an excellent opportunity within our Enterprise Architecture team in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Join our revolution! As a large, well-established company, Zions Bancorporation's technology division is about to revolutionize technology in ways smaller companies can't. We're making unprecedented changes for technology that the banking industry has never seen, all with the gorgeous backdrop of Utah's Silicon Slopes.

We know that an exceptional company can only be built by exceptional people, working together as a great team. We value our employees, and we are committed to search out, recognize and create fulfilling opportunities for outstanding people within our organization, and to reward them for their contributions to our success.

The Enterprise Data Architect will:

  • Guide application development and project delivery teams in the data design of complex solutions and ensure that the teams are in alignment with data architecture vision, strategy, principles, standards, priorities, and target states.

  • Strengthen the impact of, and provide recommendations on, business information that will need to be available and shared consistently across the company through the identification, definition and analysis of how information assets drive business outcomes

  • Responsible for data driven solutions which enable business outcomes and include governance directive documents, standard business operating procedures, and process improvement plans around information driven events (e.g. fraud, incident response, advice, next best action, etc)

  • Responsible for understanding, defining, designing, and assisting in the delivery of data and analytics requirements for information of all uses

  • Engage in delivery of solutions (e.g. technologies, processes, and information) to achieve targeted business outcomes

  • Provide end-to-end technical leadership, with Enterprise Architecture standards and guidelines, to the design, development, and testing of business solutions

  • Present potential technical solutions and advising the business on the technical and business value of the proposition with appropriate tradeoffs

  • Able to work with range of team members including stakeholders, project management, developers, business analysts, subject matter experts, and peer architects to understand the ecosystem to produce integrated end-to-end solution options

  • Keeping up-to-date on latest technologies, standards, and tools in areas relevant to the rapidly changing digital environment

  • Other responsibilities as defined



  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience

  • At least 3 years of experience in complex data environments

  • At least 3 years of experience in multiple databases: Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, MongoDB, Cassandra, etc

  • At least 3-6 years of experience in large scale application design, development, and integration

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and expertise with data visualization, data modeling tools

  • Experience with implementation/delivery of RESTful APIs and microservices

  • Experience building service oriented architectures using event driven architectures and a fluency in event based integration patterns

  • Experience in model driven development and UML

  • Experience in Customer Data Management or Master Data Management (MDM)

  • Experience in software architecture and application integration, preferably in digital

  • Some of the following banking/financial frameworks/taxonomies: IFX, FDSM, Open Payments, etc.

  • Experience with public, Private, and/or hybrid cloud implementations

  • Excellent at communicating and driving highly complex IT solutions to broad audiences/executives, business leaders, product managers, Legal, Security, and implementation specialists

  • B.S. in Computer Science, MIS, or related fields

    A combination of education and experience may meet requirements

    Zions is full of people just like you who share the same values and work ethic. Our diverse workforce offers endless opportunities to expand your skills and gain valuable experience that will help you advance your career. Let’s talk about how we can help one another succeed.

    At Zions Bancorporation, we need team members who can get the job done and do it with enthusiasm. As a company, we are always striving to make the business better so we can make our customer's lives easier. Are you passionate about making a difference for people in your community? As a corporation comprised of community banks, we need people like you, who can make positive change.

    Zions is one of the nation's premier financial services companies with total assets exceeding $65 billion. Zions operates under local management teams and distinct brands in 11 western states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. The company is a national leader in Small Business Administration lending and public finance advisory services and is a consistent top recipient of Greenwich Excellence awards in banking. In addition, Zions is included in the S&P 500 and NASDAQ Financial 100 indices. To better familiarize yourself with our company visit us at: http://www.zionsbancorporation.com/

    It is the policy of Zions Bancorporation to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Zions Bancorporation will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

    Zions Bancorporation’s goal is to increase representation of women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our programs are designed to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws, directives and regulations and cover all human resource actions including employment, compensation, benefits, training, education, tuition aid, transfers, promotions and social/recreational programs.


    Work Locations

    Utah-West Valley City-UT - Salt Lake Service Center

    Info Systems & Technology

    Sep 11, 2019

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