Principal Data/Information Architect (Provo, UT)

Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Principal Data/Information Architect

We are hiring for a Full-Time Principal Data/Information Architect. We have remote work options in the following states: Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Texas or Utah.

About Us:

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: NUS) is a leading beauty and wellness company, powered by a dynamic affiliate opportunity platform. We help people live, look and feel their best with products that combine the best of science, technology and nature. Backed by more than 35 years of scientific research, Nu Skin develops innovative products including Nu Skin® personal care, Pharmanex® nutrition and the ageLOC® anti-aging brand which includes an award-winning line of beauty device systems. Nu Skin operates in approximately 50 markets worldwide in the Americas, Asia, Europe, Africa and the Pacific. Nu Skin is committed to sustainability, including global initiatives such as transitioning to reduced and sustainable packaging for all products by 2030. Our Nu Skin Force for Good Foundation strives to improve children's health, education and economic circumstances throughout the world. We promote a culture of being a "force for good" in the world, along with our commitment to provide a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment for both personal and professional growth. Nu Skin was named to the Forbes list of the "World's Top Female-Friendly Employers" in 2021 and to the list of "America's Best Employers" for 2022.

About the Role:

The Principal Data Architect role will be a leader within our Data organization. You will help define and promote our data-driven culture, providing thought leadership for how we use data across Nu Skin. You will be responsible for working across Product, Finance, Sales, Supply Chain, Data Science, Analytics, and Engineering to drive innovative and thoughtful improvements towards operational efficiency and to build competitive advantage. You will drive key decisions around how we work with data, both within the Data Organization and for the broader company, including taking ownership of the key transactional and data warehouse design initiatives. This will include creating new data models as well as improving existing databases and data flows. You will advise our Product and Engineering teams on best data practices and will shape the future landscape of data at Nu Skin, including architecting the databases and data streams to power Nu Skin's ever growing business. You'll work on exciting projects that touch all parts of our data ecosystem. We're looking for a Principal Data Architect to partner with both the Business and Engineering teams to propel Nu Skin's production data stores to new heights.

What you'll do:
  • Contribute to the definition, maintenance and evolution of the Architectural principles, standards and patterns in line with the Architectural Roadmap
  • Provide technical leadership to engineering teams on data related application design methodologies, system resources, application tuning.
  • Choosing purpose-built data stores i.e. polyglot persistence
  • Lead the Strategy for transactional and data warehousing platform
  • Provide solutions for data interoperability and data integration between microservices, applications and systems
  • Review data(base) changes from engineering teams and recommend query/schema changes to optimize the performance of queries.
  • Participate actively in infrastructure and application design, focusing on scalability considerations especially around data storage and access.
  • Collect business requirements and develop as well as document data models to satisfy those requirements.
  • Oversee the migration of data from legacy systems to new solutions.
  • Design and architect for data reliability, uptime, scalability, performance and availability.
  • Research new technologies, data modeling methods and information management systems to determine which ones should be incorporated into company data architectures.
  • Proactively perform requirements and capacity analysis to set clear requirements for scaling Nu Skin's data store resources globally.
  • Lead engineers and product owners to architect data-driven solutions that operate at production scale. Mentor engineers and data architects on the best practices of interacting with transactional and data warehousing systems in a production environment.
  • Partner with Security and Privacy teams to ensure data is secure and in compliance with GDPR, CCPA, Data Privacy and data retention policies.

What you'll need:

A candidate for this position must have a significant level of experience working in an IT organization:

  • As a technologist who has evolved from a strong background in hands-on software development
  • Knowledge of distributed systems & services, messaging, object orientation, database solutions, web application development, security and open source technologies
  • Knowledge of design patterns and architectural concepts including microservices, low latency systems, data warehousing, APIs and cloud services, preferably AWS
  • Experience as an architect or across a range of related domains
  • Deep knowledge of integration patterns & technologies and experience designing and implementing integrated, distributed systems
  • Deep experience in a wide range of architectural areas and business domains
  • Experience designing & delivering choreographed/event-driven solutions, ideally using an event streaming platform
  • Knowledge & experience specifying, designing & implementing big data solutions

Bonus points for:
  • Bachelors' Degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field
  • 10+ years of building large scale data systems
  • 10+ years of experience with architectural patterns, building APIs, microservices, event streams, and high throughput systems
  • 10+ years of influencing leadership in the fields of information management
  • 5+ years of working in the AWS ecosystem

Benefits & Perks:You will be part of an engaged, inclusive, global community that values family, giving back, beauty, and sustainability. We offer competitive benefits to eligible employees with comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage; supplemental life, short-term, and disability insurance; free access to health coaches, therapists, and an onsite fitness center; a health savings account & 401k with company match; an incentive bonus program; and access to our top-quality beauty & wellness products. You'll also be empowered to prioritize what's important to you through flexible work arrangements and a generous vacation policy. Thinking about expanding your family? We have generous maternity and paternity leave, too.

Our Commitment:We are committed to seeking, developing, and empowering diverse individuals and perspectives. We seek to be a global community where every employee, entrepreneur, and consumer knows and feels they belong. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and success at Nu Skin is independent of race, age, gender orientation, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.

Applicants with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may be entitled to reasonable accommodation in accordance with applicable law. If you need assistance in completing an application or participating in an interview because of a disability, please email our Talent Acquisition team at [email protected]

Information you provide on your application will be processed according to our Privacy Policy, which is available for you to review at For questions about this policy, please contact us at [email protected]

Nu Skindoes not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third-partyrecruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid forunsolicited candidates submitted directly to hiring managers. All candidatesmust be submitted by approved vendors who have been requested to make asubmission for a specific job opening by our Talent Acquisition team.
More Information on Nu Skin Enterprises
Nu Skin Enterprises operates in the Digital Media industry. The company is located in Provo, UT. Nu Skin Enterprises was founded in 1984. It has 1357 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 22 open jobs at Nu Skin Enterprises, click here.
Read Full Job Description
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Similar Jobs

Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView Nu Skin Enterprises's full profileFind similar jobs