Lead Data Architect

  • Bethpage, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

Tomorrow’s cable industry will look nothing like it does today. The world is rapidly changing with broadband moving way beyond traditional screens and devices. To keep pace with consumer demand for fully personalized content when, where and how they want it, cable must constantly exceed those demands. In fact, it must invent desire for new products long before the public even knows it can’t live without them… breakthroughs await in IP-centric technologies, smart sensors, second-screen content and more.


As CableLabs envisions the future of digital life outside the box, we pioneer and test new ideas, then collaborate to bring them to life - we drive the delivery of new technology for cable operators, validate standards for manufacturers and connect with new partners to transform the status quo. By developing technology that will carry data even faster, we serve as the catalyst for quicker innovation and richer experiences.  CableLabs is at the vanguard of this revolution fueling cable's new drive with creativity and innovation.  Join us in inspiring what’s next for Cable!  

Job Description

CableLabs is seeking a senior Data Architect in the Beth Page, NY area to focus on design and execution of a new Operational Analytics initiative for Cable.  This position will involve architecture and programming work on an applied analytics platform.  Opportunity for hands on experience with Hadoop, Storm, Mongo, NOSQL, CEP and related technologies.  Candidate should have significant depth in Data Warehouse design, Distributed Computing and Data Information Architecture.


  • Working closely with the Data and Information Architecture SVP, the Project Director and other project team members the Data Architect will fill the role of technical expert to CableLabs Member organizations, Solution Architects, Operations Teams and Business owners.
  • Act as liaison encouraging and supporting CableLabs project use and contribution with a goal to make CIA easy to adopt.
  • Translate business requirements into specific system, application, and process designs including working with customers to identify functional requirements and leading others in the identification, justification and design of architectures.
  • Track and document requirements for enterprise development projects and enhancements providing updates to the Core Team and SVP.
  • Present and solicit feedback from CableLabs customers related to the CIA models and tools; develop and present CIA associated value/business metrics.
  • Provide significant contribution to assure adoption and continued evolution of the CIA toolset.
  • Assist in analysis of specific system elements, such as system software, transactions, integration architecture, data modeling, and processes, with recommendations for appropriate changes. 
  • Develop relationships with key project stakeholders to assist in meeting these objectives.
  • Exhibit advanced organizational, communications, listening and interpersonal relationship skills. 


  • Demonstrated ability to lead and present project work and apply the essence of CableLabs core values.
  • Bachelors Degree in computer science/engineering (Masters Degree is a plus).
  • 5-7 years of experience in Data Information Architecture, Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence, Data Analytics and Distributed Computing.
  • Hands on experience with Hadoop, Storm, Redis, Mongo or related technologies.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; influential interpersonal skills; ability to communicate effectively at both the executive and technical levels; strong leadership with the ability to lead technical teams.
  • Experience driving and realizing a complex/ full end-to-end solution and how decision/design impacts architecture delivery.
  • In depth experience in Systems Integration and implementation. Some working knowledge of cable systems BSS/OSS architecture, network operations, and administration is desirable.
  • Experience designing and implementing B/OSS Enterprise Architectures based on industry best practice and platforms.  Experience designing open architectures that adhere to service oriented principles.
  • Data modeling experience; design of both logical and physical data architectures; working knowledge of UML (Class Diagrams, Use Cases, Sequence Diagrams, etc.)
  • Knowledge of TM Forum Frameworx (SID, eTOM, TAM)
  • Experience with at least one high level programming language (e.g. Java, C++, C#) in an enterprise development setting.
  • Knowledge of XML Schema and JSON.
  • Ability to travel 20%.

Additional Information

This is a full time, salaried position with excellent benefits and the ability to impact an entire industryI