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Synechron Inc.
Ab-Initio ETL Application Architect Lead
Designer, Architecture, Ab Initio, Graphs, GDE, EME, Data Profiler, Continuous Flows, Management Console, ACE BRE, Conduct>IT
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Columbus, OH
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Lopamudra Sarkar
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(732) 579-8495
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Job Description

  • Ab-Initio ETL Application Architect Lead
  • Columbus, OH

Synechron, Inc. is seeking a Ab-Initio ETL Application Architect Lead.

Synechron is a recognized leader and expert in building business value for global financial services and Fortune 500 companies. With offices in USA | Canada | UK | Netherlands | UAE | India | Singapore | Hong Kong | and Japan, we provide strategy, architecture, BPM, design solutions and professional services for the implementation of enterprise level data warehouses, data delivery and transactional systems. Our clients include JP Morgan, Bank of America - Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, Bank of New York Mellon Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays, ING, Credit Suisse, AIG, American Express, TIAA, Citigroup, GE, BP, CIBC, and Goldman Sachs, to name a few. Our staff of 4500+ employeesincludes industry-recognized and published experts in Enterprise Architecture, Information Management, Data Warehousing, Integration Architecture, Web Services and Business Intelligence.

Job Role:

The Ab Initio ETL Applications Architect will be a key member of the GFT Application Development team. The candidate must be self-motivated with a strong background in technology with a proven ability to translate business needs into data rich, enabled applications and tools. Technical and intellectual curiosity is required, along with the ability to pick up concepts and techniques quickly in order to execute projects and solutions. Technical debugging and problem resolution are important components of the position. As we work with diverse datasets, deep understanding of data architecture, ETL, and query optimization is required. While this role is primarily as an ETL architect and designer, it will require performance and understanding across all aspects of project lifecycle.


  • Broad-based cross-functional IT experience in application design and development is essential in this role using Ab-Initio ETL toolset
  • Over 12+ years of experience with Ab Initio and its surrounding toolsets.
  • In-depth understanding of core Ab Initio concepts and principles.
  • Proven ability to conceptualize, design and deliver performance efficient Ab Initio solutions.
  • In-depth and demonstrable understanding of performance tuning techniques in Ab Initio.
  • Ability to design metadata driven reusable frameworks in Ab Initio making full use of PDL, Metaprogramming.
  • Knowledge of Ab Initio's Continuous>Flows, Web Services, Micrographs and the underlined mechanics of associated implementation.
  • Understands data lineage and its value including how to design Metadata Management Solution and the associated paradigm around Ab Initio's technical, business and operational metadata.
  • Ability to formulate effective strategies around Ab Initio implementation architecture as a generic implementation framework for a group as well as customized for specific program/s.
  • Understand value proposition of each of the Ab Initio toolsets e.g. ACE, BRE, Conduct>IT, Data Profiler, Metadata Hub, Query>IT etc. and able to orchestrate and advocate on right use cases for each within a given project scenario and across the group with high level implementation roadmap.
  • Detailed knowledge of Test Harness methods and its implementation using Ab Initio.
  • Understands efficient parallel development techniques within Ab Initio and associated appropriate code promotion/sync mechanisms.
  • Experience in UNIX and/or AIX operating environment is required
  • Experience in Java/J2EE development a plus
  • Exposure to Oracle Exadata a plus
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of management and with customers. Demonstrated skills both written and oral are required
  • Experience in the development of financial applications is a strong plus


If you are interested in this role please do mail us the latest word copy of your resume along with contact details to

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