Our Fortune 50 global client is seeking a Principal Data Architect to join their team immediately. If you are looking to work with a team of excellent IT professionals to further grow your skills and career, this could be the opportunity for you. Duration 3-6 months with possible extension Principal Data Architect role includes - Strong knowledge of PostgreSQL - Strong knowledge of AWS Aurora with PostgreSQL - Extensive performance, design and data management experience within AWS IaaS Accountabilities - Configure and performance tune AWS Aurora with PostgreSQL. - Assist development teams in troubleshooting database performance, and provide guidance to improve the performance of the system. - Assist in the design and implementation of data models and processing of large volumes of data. Skill Set Desired - Strong knowledge of PostgreSQL - Strong knowledge of AWS Aurora with PostgreSQL - Strong knowledge of design and processing of large volumes of data. - Extensive performance, design and data management experience within AWS IaaS Specific Requirements Academic and professional qualifications Good Bachelor s Degree with a major in Computer Science, Mathematics, MIS or any related courses Experience Upwards of 12 years experience in the IT industry. Upwards of 5 years practical experience designing and building enterprise or distributed software systems. Demonstrable detailed understanding of architecture principles and methods, technology and standards. Proven record of driving technology best practices in a matrix managed, diverse, globally located organization. Passionate about using technology to create business value. Highly motivated, self taught and widely recognized as a technology expert. Travel requirements Up to 25 (Able and willing to travel for occasional short assignments) Working arrangements Core hours based on local time zone, but willing to be flexible in work schedule to accommodate various time zones of a global organization If your skills fit this role, please apply for immediate consideration! -Sorry no third parties.