Job Description

DriveTime Needs a Business Intelligence Architect.

Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, DriveTime is the largest privately owned used car sales and finance company in the country. With more than 130 dealerships, 3 operations centers and 15 reconditioning centers across the nation, our 4,000+ employees are focused on getting the right customer in the right car, at the right terms. With over 25 years of industry experience, and our dedication to streamlining the purchase process, we're redefining what it means to buy and finance a used car.

As focused as we are on our customer, we take that same focus on finding the right talent for the right opportunities within our organization. All across the nation, from our Home Office and operations centers to our retail locations and reconditioning centers, we are looking for talented individuals like yourself to join our ever-growing team!

In long, as our Business Intelligence Architect you are responsible to: 

  • Design and implement effective database solutions.  

  • Identify root cause and impact of support issues and outages.  

  • Facilitate and collaborate for system improvements and technical debt with other architects and business stakeholders. 

  • Challenge the existing way of doing things by recommending solutions to improve new and existing systems. 

  • Seek and understand global initiatives and how the team is influenced by these. 

  • Set and define best practices and influence the team to follow. 

  • Monitor the heatlh of all critical systems for your line of business. 

  • Examine and identify database structural necessities by evaluating client operations, applications and programming.  

  • Assess database implementation procedures to ensure they comply with internal and external regulations.  

  • Prepare architecture overview of system design for leadership team and/or customers. 

  • Educate team and business through training and individual support.  

What we would like to see in your Tech Stack: 

  • Expertise in Snowflake, Redshift, ADLS or another big data platform 

  • Relational and non-relation database experience (Microsoft SQL, MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, etc)  

  • Exposure to Kafka or other event-based services 

  • Expertise with modern data pipelines and ETL/ELT methods and tools 

  • OOL exposure (Python, Java, or C#) 

  • Understanding of API methodologies (RESTful, GraphQL, .Net Web API, etc.. ) 

  • Cloud exposure (Azure, AWS, or GCP) 

So, What Kind of Folks Are We Looking for? 

The Specifics. 

  • 8+ years' experience in Business Intelligence Architecture

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related field 

  • Ability to establish cross-functional, collaborative relationships with business and technology partners spanning product, architecture, and business stakeholders 

  • Strong and solid engineering fundamentals; recognizes patterns come and go 

  • Steward of navigating product and engineering tradeoffs within the teams 

  • Focused on what matters and driving what matters forward through deliberate influential action 

  • Communicates clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing 

  • Data driven strategy is at the root of their approach to problem solving 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, regardless of technology 

Anything Else?  Absolutely. 

DriveTime was awarded Top Companies to Work for in AZ by AZCentral.com for our great culture and one of the Best Places to Work in IT as awarded by PBJ.  Essentially, we offer a creative, transparent and fun environment since, well, we work here too.  DriveTime was also voted the Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc 5000, and we aren’t slowing down anytime soon! 

So What About the Perks?  Perks matter. 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision. DriveTime pays a nice chunk of your premiums to keep the cost as low as possible for our employees. 

  • 16 days of PTO and 6 paid Holidays. Because who doesn’t love time off? 

  • Benefits like 401(k), company paid life insurance, short and long-term disability. 

  • Casual Dress. Come dressed in jeans (you’ll fit right in with the rest of us). 

  • Game Room. Gimme a break - no, not a Kit Kat ad but we do have a ping-pong table, pool table and Virtual Reality if you ever need a break in your day. 

  • Wellness Program and In-House Gym. We want our employees to be the best versions of themselves. That’s why we offer a Wellness Program that includes an in-house gym, B12 shots, teeth cleanings, biometric screenings and much more! 

  • Growth opportunities. DriveTime takes a lot of pride in promoting from within.  We have spent the last 14 years growing our team members and taking them on the path to owning their careers! 

And when it comes to hiring, we don't just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Buckle up for plenty of opportunities to grow in a professional, fun, and high-energy environment! 

Application Instructions 

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you! 

And when it comes to hiring, we don't just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Buckle up for plenty of opportunities to grow in a professional, fun, and high-energy environment!

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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