Job Description

Who We Are

Invitation Homes is a fast-paced evolving publicly traded REIT that is pioneering a new industry with over 80,000 single family rental homes and a market capitalization of over $25 billion. We are a team of more than 1,400 associates who come from all walks of life. We call different communities "home," but our shared values bind us together. Invitation Homes is a place where possibility lives.

The role of Director of Enterprise Information Architect (EIA) will provide architectural guidance and technological recommendations to support the development and implementation of cloud native data and analytics initiatives. leading The Information Architect will also be responsible for interacting with and influence all areas of technology, including the application, infrastructure and data warehouse teams and work closely with the business stakeholders to align the data architecture capabilities to support business strategy.

What You’ll Do

  • Ownership of defining, documenting and operating overall data strategy, including schema definitions, system contracts, security, compliance and SLAs

  • Evangelize data strategy among stakeholders such as business users and various data teams through design, documentation, review and cross team negotiations to support strategic business and technology goals

  • Build and lead a cross cutting team responsible for operational excellence of data platform including change management process, SDLC and CICD

  • Own and implement technical roadmap for continuous improvement of data platform, including tech stack upgrade, cost optimization and compliance requirements.

  • Own and operate automated operational test cases for performance, security and reliability of data platform

  • Responsible for growing and inspiring a team of engineers through a combination of coaching, mentoring, feedback, and hands-on career development

  • Cultivate a healthy, collaborative technology culture that is in line with company values

Who We’re Looking For

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to thrive under pressure and function effectively in a fast-paced work environment

  • Exhibit sound judgment and swift decision-making skills

  • Exhibit strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to collaborate and build consensus with others

  • Love of technology; actively seeks continuing education of current and emerging technologies

  • Experience with building analytic solutions applicable to Sales, Finance, Product, Operations, and Marketing organizations in an enterprise

  • Experience implementing operational best practices such as monitoring, alerting, metadata management

  • Experience managing, measuring, improving data quality in a data warehouse

  • Communication skills including the ability to identify and communicate data-driven insights

  • Experience working in agile development environment

  • Experience working with Salesforce and Yardi in real estate domain highly desirable

  • Experience working with cloud providers, both on the IAAS side (AWS, Azure, GCP), and in the data and analytics space (Snowflake, etc). We run our infrastructure in AWS, so experience with that ecosystem is a huge plus.

  • Experience in working in large teams using CI/CD and agile methodologies

Why Invitation Homes

We stand for flexibility, opportunity, and a home that people can make their own. It’s as true for our associates as it is for our residents. Just like we help our residents live freer, we liberate our associates’ careers, too.  Our associates know that at Invitation Homes goals matter, potential is unlocked, and careers thrive. Invitation Homes isn’t just a work place it is a possibility place. Invitation Homes offers the below to each new associate:

  • Competitive pay and an annual bonus program for all associates

  • Generous paid time off plans including vacation accrual, sick time, volunteer time, and standard and floating holidays

  • 401k with matching company contributions

  • Awesome work environment with casual dress

  • Team events and gatherings

  • Employee resource groups: Together with Women, Asian Alliance, Black Collective, Juntos, Gen Next, and Open Invitation.

Invitation Homes truly is where possibility lives, pour a new foundation here!

Application Instructions

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