Data Architect

Baltimore, Maryland, United States Full-time

Venable LLP is seeking an experienced Data Architect to join our high performing IT team based in Baltimore, MD. The Data Architect will be responsible for designing, developing, and deploying architecture; in addition to creating standards and processes to improve the management of information and data throughout its lifecycle across the business intelligence workspace.

Core responsibilities for this role include...

  • Designing, developing and implementing the data warehouse model to support Business Intelligence reporting and analytics
  • Developing and documenting standards and guidelines to govern the use of data integration tools and processes
  • Creating and maintaining Firm-level data dictionary and data load processes
  • Implementing best practices and standards to analyze, profile and store data
  • Designing and implementing database structures to ensure proper security measures are in place and conform to Firm and Industry standards
  • Developing and documenting standards and guidelines to govern, for review by Firm Management, the management of creation and modification to firm data

The successful candidate will demonstrate...

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated experience in data architecture with related activities including data modeling, requirements and process mapping; data warehouse development and design; data governance, and/or data visualization development
  • Deep knowledge of SQL and SQL Server including query, server and data structure optimization
  • Possess an end-to-end vision to understand logical design in order to translate into one or more physical databases and how data flows through successive stages of the overall solution
  • Ability to document reusable standards, guidelines and best practices to be used by the business intelligence, development and analytical teams
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate in technical and non-technical terms, at all levels, both within and outside the organization

If you have a can-do attitude and are looking to be part of a highly motivated team of individuals who are naturally ambitious and driven, we’d love to hear from you. Apply today!
Venable LLP is an American Lawyer Global 100 law firm headquartered in Washington, DC, with offices in California, Delaware, Maryland, New York, and Virginia. Our lawyers and legislative advisors serve domestic and international clients in all areas of corporate and business law, complex litigation, intellectual property, regulatory matters, and government affairs. Additional information can be found at

Venable LLP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to ensuring our workforce reflects America’s diverse population.