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Solution Design Architect / BI Data Engineer

Cleveland, Ohio
Information Technology


Job Description

Join Eaton’s Information Technology team and help positively impact our business through leading technologies, exciting and challenging enterprise projects and new platforms.  We are currently seeking an IT Specialist – Solution Design Architect in our Business Intelligence Center of Excellence  (BICOE). This position is based at either our Beachwood, OH or Cherrington, PA facilities and does not offer relocation.
The IT Specialist - Solution Designer for the Business Intelligence (BICOE) solution design team will have primary responsibility for driving and supporting the design and technical leadership for strategically aligned projects incorporating best practices and established pattern standards throughout the project lifecycle as an expert in Eaton business intelligence systems and architecture. The Solution Designer’s primary responsibilities include facilitating project technical leadership activities across multiple business organizations spanning sectors that are highly complex in nature, and is the conduit to translate functional business need into tangible action that delivers results meeting both the expectations of our customers and IT data governance responsibilities as part of a collaborative team.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours. 
In this role:
  • You will lead and guide technical aspects of small- and medium-sized project delivery through the entire project lifecycle – from requirements gathering, analysis, design, development, testing, deployment, audit and post-production support. 
  • You will review and address requests from the business.  The IT specialist will be able to effectively communicate technical concepts to non-IT personnel, thinks issues through, and anticipates problems and takes action to prevent them or minimize their impact. 
  • You will evaluate, propose, and recommend alternative solutions to solve business problems and improve business processes in support of the operation's key strategies. Interact with business organizations to evaluate and understand new IT requests. Understand the validity of IT requests and make initial determination of severity of impact on currently available systems.
  • You will lead integration and design framework including  BI specific applications and underlying infrastructure that comprise the Eaton’s IT architecture toolset, practices and policies. Help deliver IT solutions to resolve business problems by being familiar with both internal and external application solutions.
  • You will work closely with project business analysts to proactively build and be accountable for  the translation of business, customer, and supplier needs into technical deliverable capability. Identify and recommend business process improvements in a context that is appropriate to both the business and IT communities.
  • You will write detailed Project Charters and Project Status Reports.  Able to develop Business Requirements Documents (BRD), User Test cases, and design documents.
  • You will apply knowledge of technology and business functions to establish development efforts and costs for IT requests. Work with project and resource managers to develop feasibility estimates based on available resource hours and project demands.
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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution is required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT is required.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Position Criteria:
  • Proven experience working with large data volumes structured and unstructured data.
  • Ability to quickly analyze situations and produce sound architecture to scale and for reusability.
  • Strong troubleshooting, debugging and problem solving skills.
  • Experience in 3rd party/supplier managed system implementations.
  • Solid understanding of project management techniques
  • Significant development experience in Business Intelligence or Data Science tools.
  • Ability to comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
  • Translate client user requirements and Business process into data flows, data mapping etc. Can lead functional requirements gathering and scoping for applications and reports.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Information Technology

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 059994