Solutions Architect Solutions Architect …

Argo Incorporated
in Lackland Air Force Base, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Argo Incorporated
in Lackland Air Force Base, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Solutions Architect
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BI Solution Architect

At Argo Group, our team members are critical to our long-term success so wherever in the world they work, everyone works together. Within Group Data we are looking for a BI Solution Architect working from our exciting downtown San Antonio, TX office.

The BI Solution Architect will work for the Director of BI & Analytics Data to enable Power BI throughout our global organization. The primary objective of this role is to design the Power BI environment and service governance that is scalable, supportable, reliable, secure, and fit-for-purpose of the organizational need.

BI Solution Architect will work with the following team members:

  • Director of BI & Analytics Data manager to understand the expectations of the end state of services.
  • Enterprise Data Warehouse Architect to understand current EDW model and collaborate on dimensional models
  • Business stakeholders to discuss and design the self-service reporting environment using Power BI.
  • Cloud Architect and Infrastructure team to enable the Power BI reporting services across the enterprise.
  • Information Security and Architecture Team to develop secure solution by following corporate standards.

This role will have extensive interaction with business unit team members and leadership and will be tasked with analysis of business data and analytics requirements, and the transformation of those requirements into analytics solutions. This position requires a wide range of technical development, design, and multitasking skills. The role requires some travel.

What does a BI Solution Architect Team Members day to day duties look like:

  • Collaboration with Data Transformation Project Team.
  • Developing technology specifications and ensuring that Power BI environments are designed for optimal access and usefulness and leveraging existing technologies when possible.
  • Applying architectural and engineering concepts to design the governance that meets operational requirements, such as scalability, maintainability, security, reliability, extensibility, flexibility, availability and manageability.
  • Implement the technology specification to build the Power BI environment.
  • Document the environment runbook, architecture, functional design and technical design.
  • Create and enhance the data modeling, reports, and analytics solutions necessary to support dynamic business information needs
  • Create and manage BI and analytics solutions that turn data into knowledge
  • Evaluate and improve existing BI systems
  • Design, build and deploy BI solutions / reporting tools
  • Present information through reports and visualization

Whats required for the position:

  • 7+ years of experience in designing the Business intelligence and Data warehouse solutions.
  • 5+ years of experience in designing large scale reporting service in Power BI.
  • 5+ years of experience in building reporting service governance.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills are must.
  • Experience with building commercial dashboard is a plus.

In addition, you embody our core values as they are the key to our success:

  • We desire to excel
  • We are committed to our clients and to each other
  • We have the courage to do the right thing
  • We apply original thinking
  • Ability to mentor and manage others

If you have these preferred skills, that is even better

  • Provide technical thought leadership to the IT and Data organization with regards to the latest data and analytics industry trends.
  • Experience managing delivery teams focused on Information Analysis.
  • Understanding of Data Governance model and supporting structure.
  • Ability to partner with Business teams to drive improved performance and quality
  • Experience working with a distributed office environment

Developing our employees professionally and personally strengthens our organization. Argo Group offers competitive pay and benefits that protect and enhance the lives of employees and their eligible dependents by way of health and wellness plans, life insurance, savings and investment opportunities, adoption assistance, education assistance, and matching gifts for education and charitable causes, just to name a few.

Come join the World Class Leader in Global Specialty Insurance and build your career here! And dont forget to tell your friends, we have a fantastic Employee Referral Program too!

PLEASE NOTE: At this time, Argo Group will not sponsor an applicant for employment authorization for this position

To all recruitment agencies: Unless you have been requested to work on this position, or other positions with Argo Group, please do not forward any resumes to Argo Group employees. Argo Group is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin or citizenship (including language use restrictions), denial of family and medical care leave, disability (mental and physical) , including HIV and AIDS, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), race, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, child birth, breastfeeding, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, child birth or breastfeeding), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or other status protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

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Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO) is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in areas of the property and casualty market. Through its operating subsidiaries, Argo Group offers a comprehensive line of high-quality products and services designed to meet the unique coverage and claims-handling needs of its clients in four business segments.

  • Excess & Surplus focuses on risks that the standard (admitted) market is unwilling or unable to underwrite because of the nature of their businesses, their particular risk exposures or their loss histories.
  • Commercial Specialty provides standard-market property and casualty insurance and surety coverage to highly specialized commercial and public entities.
  • International Specialty writes both insurance and reinsurance business worldwide through the broker market, with offerings including specialty property catastrophe reinsurance along with excess casualty and professional insurance.
  • Syndicate 1200 operates through a Lloyds of London syndicate offering property and liability coverage.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. is headquartered in Bermuda.