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**Your Role and Responsibilities**
MDM Product Specialist / Application Architect – The Master Data Management (MDM) Product Specialist / Application Architect is responsible for successful delivery of MDM solutions and services in a client consulting environment, and is an experienced IBM InfoSphere MDM architect.
+ The MDM Product Specialist / Application Architect:
+ Represent the MDM Server product from a detailed business functionality level, understands MDM MDM Services transactions, and overall functionality of the application
+ Have knowledge of existing business functionality and define the required MDM Services and functions
+ Collaborate with the Data Mapping team to complete a gap analysis process
+ Define data attributes within MDM Server Data Model to be utilized for Client Data Mapping and document as part of Data Mapping Spreadsheet
+ Participate in MDM mapping agendas to confirm MDM Data and Service Mapping requirements
+ Provide the project team with MDM expertise, along with the best practice experience that MDM has garnered various implementations.
+ Collaborate with data analysts and data modeler to develop hierarchies.
+ Help with performance tuning Help with PME
+ Defines the overall MDM solution architecture and sets technical direction, defines component architecture, and reviews detailed designs for accuracy and overall compliance to defined architecture;
+ Works with IBM Project Manager (PM) for specific matters of scope, tasks, and resources;
+ Reviews work products and oversees Macro and Micro Design components;
+ Verifies design of overall Infrastructure and supports the build of the environments;
+ Confirms and Identifies Non-Functional Requirements;
+ Supports Data Mapping Phases with proper technical analysis;
+ Designs and plans testing and reporting for the impact assessment of additional functionality;
+ Handles transaction turnaround and transaction optimization approaches if necessary, including Extensions and Additions, Lightweights, and Optimization oversight;
+ -Oversees and coordinates Database Optimization;
+ Analyzes impact of future topology changes in the client environment, both internal and external.
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ Required Professional and Technical Expertise :
+ At least 2 years experience with hands-on implementation of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions
+ At least 2 years experience with hands-on usage of IBM MDM tools (i.e., InfoSphere MDM Server Data Model, Services Transaction Suite)
+ At least 2 years experience with advanced Platform Tuning
+ At least 2 years experience with advanced architecture overview for Distributed or z-Series applications / Solution design
+ At least 2 years experience with advanced Java development / J2EE technologies
+ At least 2 years experience with large and complex data management projects
+ At least 2 years experience delivering IT Services and/or Consulting projects within a consulting organization
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 5 years experience with hands-on implementation of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions
+ At least 5 years experience with hands-on usage of IBM MDM tools (i.e., InfoSphere MDM Server Data Model, Services Transaction Suite)
+ At least 5 years experience with advanced Platform Tuning
+ At least 5 years experience with advanced architecture overview for Distributed or z-Series applications / Solution design
+ At least 5 years experience with advanced Java development / J2EE technologies
+ At least 5 years experience with large and complex data management projects
+ At least 5 years experience delivering IT Services and/or Consulting projects within a consulting organization
+ At least 5 years experience with WebSphere Application Server (WAS) / Java architecture
+ At least 5 years experience with advanced MQ design
+ At least 5 years experience with DB2 for z/OS Mainframe and UDB
+ At least 2 years experience with Informatica MDM Product Knowledge
**About Business Unit**
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