Digital Prospectors Data Modeler in Newton, Massachusetts

Data Modeler

Newton, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Jon Rostler at

Phone: 603.637.1807

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Job Title: Data Modeler

Location : Greater Boston, MA

Duration: 4-6+ months



We are looking for a consultant for a 4-6 month engagement to help our client design and implement the reporting models (conceptual, logical, physical) to serve as the foundation for a Library Data Warehouse. They will be using these reporting structures to interface with their Business Intelligence and Visualization toolsets (e.g. Cognos and Tableau). This will be the first of its kind repository to help address librarians deliver informational needs that have not been possible. For the past year we have developed the ETL to stage all required data from the Cloud-based system of record. We are now ready to design the solution to support information delivery.


Proven working experience as a Data Modeler

Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques

Business Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal/written) for both technical peers and non-technical users

  • Analyst skills, ability to understand Library business processes and requirements and develop a solution to deliver new sets of information

  • Data Modeling - conceptual, logical, graphical, physical, XML, MARC

  • Excellent teaching/mentoring/presentation skills

  • Strong team player, negotiate competing ideas and constraints

  • Ability to simplify and avoid complexity

  • Organized, ability to meet deadlines, ability to multitask

Technical Skills:

  • Project Methodology - SDLC, Agile

  • DB Design, Modeling - IBM InfoSphere Data Architect, Data Warehouse Design, Kimball dimensional modeling

  • Information Governance - IBM IGC, BPM

  • Metadata management - XML, MARC

  • Data profiling and data quality - IBM Infosphere tools like ISD, Quality Stage, Information Analyzer

  • Database Skills - Oracle, SQL, PL/SQL, scripting/Python

  • ETL - IBM DataStage

  • OS - Linux, Windows

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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