Senior Manager, Data Architecture

Senior Manager, Data Architecture


Join Livingston and grow your career in the constantly changing world of international trade. Livingston is a market leader offering customs brokerage, international trade consulting, compliance and freight forwarding services around the world.  Livingston has over 3,000 employees at more than 90 key border crossings, sea ports, airports and other strategic locations in North America, Europe and Asia.  

Our fast-paced and collaborative environment offers you the opportunity to work with leaders in the industry, receive recognition for achievements and develop your expertise in the complex and evolving world of trade. Learn how you can make an impact at Livingston.


Job Type: Full Time 


Location: HomeOffice California 


The Senior Architect, Enterprise Data Platforms is responsible for defining, designing, and supporting a unified data strategy that unlocks the value of Livingston’s vast data ecosystem with a focus on innovation, advanced analytics, and ML/AI tools. This includes delivering strategies, programs, processes, standards, and metrics in support of our customers and strategic initiatives. This individual will have an opportunity to work in close collaboration with senior business and technology leadership and drive multiple strategic data programs across the orgzation including design and implementation of data strategies and roadmaps.


  • Align architectural strategy with our strategic goals and roadmaps and communicate to business and technical partners across the organization
  • In collaboration with other technical leaders, establish enterprise architecture processes and frameworks and define platform principles and standards
  • Responsible for data availability and architectural effectiveness of data related initiatives and products
  • Define modern data architecture in support of large, complex, and cross area initiatives in a multi-cloud environment
  • Track, monitor, and forecast data warehousing costs and effectively speak to trends and changes to spend with AA&I and DevOps leadership
  • Educate and mentor business and technical stakeholders across Livingston on data architecture and usage practices
  • Manage data engineering team members, setting priorities and providing guidance on work product and providing support for goal setting and professional development
  • Collaborate within the Advanced Analytics & Innovation and Development Operations management team members to ensure efficient and timely deliverables


To perform this job successfully, the person must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable a person with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Strong communication skills - ability to identify and communicate opportunities, challenges, risks, and change requirements in a timely and responsive manner and report on all aspects of development across the organization (cross-departmental as well as C Suite)
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving abilities, along with an ability to handle ambiguous and evolving requirements


10 + years of progressive experience
5 years of related experience


Required: Bachelors Degree or equivalent in Computer Science



Business Acumen and Straight Talk

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

For Canada: Livingston is an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity, respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we operate. Accommodations are available for applicants and employees with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.