The Analytics Solutions Architect is a senior member of the Analytics team and reports to the Head of Analytics. The successful candidate has expertise in architecting and overseeing the delivery of complex systems involving Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Application Integration, AI, and Cloud Engineering. A good understanding of the Financial Services domain as well as an unwavering commitment to service excellence is critical.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Database Administration and Developers to build data warehousing systems for business intelligence, reporting, and analytics
  • Design and develop data marts, reports, and dashboards as well as self-service BI packages
  • Lead brainstorming sessions to develop potential solutions for business needs or challenges
  • Help plan, organize, and prioritize assignments to ensure quality and on-time delivery of scheduled and ad-hoc client requested data
  • Implement business intelligence solutions to achieve data reporting and analysis goals
  • Assist in data administration, modeling, and integration activities in data warehouse systems
  • Develop business intelligence standards to meet business goals
  • Coordinate with business units to identify new data requirements, analysis strategies, and reporting mechanisms
  • Recommend enhancements and modifications to optimize business intelligence processes
  • Provide firm-wide BI training and assist in the self-service rollout
  • Ensure effective and efficient operations and administration of all deliverables by analyzing and defining standards, processes, and procedures
  • Organize and lead business and technical workshops on using tools and methodologies to mature data capabilities of the firm
  • Represent Polen Capital with integrity and model Firm values and professional standards

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or similar field
  • 10+ years of experience in a related financial service business
  • Strong data modelling skills especially with multi-dimensional data models
  • Deep understanding of application design, authoring skills, functional design, and data analysis
  • Advanced knowledge of BI tools, Power BI preferred, cloud data pipelines, Azure preferred, SQL, Python, Alteryx, ADP or similar ETL tools
  • Proven extensive experience with MPP databases, Snowflake preferred
  • Knowledge of application integration patterns and Low Code Applications design
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; proficient in authoring, editing, and presenting technical documents
  • Desire to mentor junior members and develop their skillsets
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and handle tight deadlines
  • Capability to find creative solutions to business requirements
  • Commitment to agility, continuous learning, and improvement

Additional Information

  • Full-time Employee
  • Boca Raton, FL, Boston, MA or remote in AZ, CA, CT, GA, IL, ME, MI
  • Less than 25% travel expected
  • U.S. Permanent Work Authorization (required)
  • Polen Capital is a ROWE (Results-Only Work Environment), offers competitive health benefits, annual individual training budgets, and 12-week paid parental leave

Instructions for Submitting Applications

Research shows that women and other minority groups tend to apply only if they meet 100% of the criteria. We are committed to leveling the playing field, and we encourage women, people of color, and those in the LGBTQ+ community to apply for positions even if they do not necessarily check every box outlined in the job description.

Polen Capital is committed to protecting the health and well-being of our team members, their families, and members of our community against COVID-19. Accordingly, we require all team members who work in our offices in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they have a documented underlying medical condition, sincerely held religious belief that prevents such vaccination, or otherwise qualify for any other valid exemption under applicable state law. Applicants who will be working in our US offices will be asked to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or written statement detailing said exemption.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to [email protected].