IT Architect

CenterPoint Energy

Full Time
Houston, TX
Posted 9 months ago

Job ID: QUA00532
Posted on: 8/9/2021 11:59:25 PM
Location: Houston, TX US

Job Description

CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. Our vision to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value drives our strategy and performance. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people.
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CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.
At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.

Learn more in the “About Us” section of our careers web site.

As the IT Architecture III, you will be responsible for developing and operationalizing enterprise analytics solutions and architecture. Primary duties include collaborating with various business units, designing solutions and architecture, applying analytical techniques to extract value large amounts of data at rest and in motion, and communicating results.

Specifically, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Partner with various business units such as electric and gas operations, marketing, load forecasting, supply chain, asset management, safety, etc. to design, implement, and lead data driven solutions
  • Think creatively to brainstorm innovative ways of using data to address business problems
  • Understand the challenges clients have and provide a solution using data
  • Communicate complex analytical analysis in a way which can be understood by a broad audience
  • Ability to communicate at a technical and non-technical level
  • Ability to think creatively of how to utilize data to solve business problems
  • Experience working with data exploration and dashboarding tools such as Tableau, Power BI, SAP Lumira, etc.
  • Ability to coach and train others on how to develop analytical insights

Basic Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited college or university in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Engineering
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in an analytical related role
  • Experience developing and deploying analytical models using a data scientist workflow i.e. analysis, preprocessing, feature engineering, model training, model evaluation, and model deployment
  • Proficiency in languages and tools such as SQL, Python, Java, JavaScript, R, Perl, UI5, SAS, SPSS, SAP HANA PAL
  • Experience extracting and transforming data from a variety of information platforms using tools such as SAP Data Services, Nifi, and Kafka.
  • Proficiency in data mining and data cleanup on large datasets

Preferred Experience, Education and Skills:

  • Post-graduate degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or Engineering is a nice to have.
  • Experience with open source deep learning such a TensorFlow is a nice to have

Job Location: Houston, TX


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a), and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.


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Job Features

Job CategoryAnalytical, Architecture, Computer Science, Data Management, Design/Drafting, Electrical, Engineering, Hardware/Software Support, Industrial, Information Technology, Management, Mathematical/Statistical Skills, Project Management

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