DB2 PureScale Expert / Data Modeler

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the worlds largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the worlds largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.

Position Description Overview

The ImpaCT project is a replacement system for the State of Connecticuts current Department of Social Services (DSS) Eligibility Management System (EMS). The ImpaCT project is currently in the implementation phase of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The System Integrator (SI) is currently working to complete additional functional and conversion activities based on the Statement of Work (SOW), approved deliverables, and additional work products. The projects current position in the SDLC process coupled with the need to ensure a highly available and secure application in line with the requirements, has resulted in a project need for a project DB2 PureScale Expert / Data Modeler.

Job Responsibilities
* The DB2 PureScale Expert / Data Modeler will, assisted by the Technical Architect, provide a complete review and analysis of the currently implemented environment ecosystem. The review will be facilitated by the Business System Design (BSD) Deliverable (D.2.3), Application Development Plan Deliverable (D.1.7), Technical Architecture Deliverable (D.2.5), and other supporting documentation provided by the Client, SI, and First Data.
* The Client currently leverages an IBM PureData for Transactions (PDTX) appliance as part of the ImpaCT project. The candidate would provide a focused review of the current implementation (including, at a minimum, configuration, sizing, change management, security, and network aspects). Recommendations to better align the OLTP platform to the Clients needs by referencing industry standards and best practices while also leveraging the DB2 PureScale Expert / Data Modelers hands-on experience is required. Specifics responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
* Review of current system functional requirements and creation of recommendations to better align the appliance based upon industry standards, best practices, and personal experience
* Review of current DB2/PDTX implementation and creation of recommendations to better align the appliance based upon industry standards, best practices, and personal experience
* Generation of DB2 Roadmap and faciliting the implementation of the roadmap between the Client, SI, and application hosting agency
* Providing recommendation of changes needed to the current SI-proposed infrastructure solution to best support the Clients needs
* Supporting existing implementation of DB2 Queue Replication (Q Replication)
* Reviewing, commenting and driving resolution to support optimization efforts related to top 20 SQL statements
* Providing support as directed by the ImpaCT PMO, Business, Technical, and First Data Teams

Job Requirements
* Demonstrated success in past roles where Data Modeling and DB2 PureScale/PDTX implementation skills were utilized to ensure system functionality, security, reliability, and performance were delivered in-line with client expectations
* Experience with industry-standard Database and Data Modeling Tools (ERwin, SQL, and DB2)
* Experience in design, development, and implementation of DB2 (LUW, and PureScale, PDTX preferred) in an enterprise environment
* Ability to present and succinctly identify potential risks, issues, and concerns to Business and Technical Teams
* Advanced Degree or equivalent relevant experience
* Ability to work in a team environment and develop/maintain client relationships
* Adaptability/flexibility
* Exhibits behaviors consistent with First Data leadership principles: 1) Builds and focuses teams, 2) Inspires and engages others, 3) Drives customer success, 4) Accelerates change and innovation, and 5) Delivers operational excellence
* Preferred Qualification: Prior experience in Health and Human Services

First Data is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer(Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBT)

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Smart Home Expert

What does a Smart Home Design Expert do?

The Smart Home Design Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connected Home Experience across all aspects of the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint product assortment. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint Smart Home Security product offerings. The Smart Home Design Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. The Smart Home Design Expert is Vivint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills, to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Smart Home Security/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Smart Home products and drive sales of the Vivint Smart Home Security system.
* Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, connected devices, security and across the Smart Home ecosystem.
* Support Smart Home sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Vivint zone display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Vivint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Vivint Smart Home Security solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Vivint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Vivint Smart Home Security, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Smart Home Design Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Smart Home Design Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Smart Home Expert

What does a Smart Home Design Expert do?

The Smart Home Design Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connected Home Experience across all aspects of the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint product assortment. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint Smart Home Security product offerings. The Smart Home Design Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. The Smart Home Design Expert is Vivint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills, to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Smart Home Security/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Smart Home products and drive sales of the Vivint Smart Home Security system.
* Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, connected devices, security and across the Smart Home ecosystem.
* Support Smart Home sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Vivint zone display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Vivint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Vivint Smart Home Security solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Vivint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Vivint Smart Home Security, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Smart Home Design Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Smart Home Design Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Smart Home Expert

What does a Smart Home Design Expert do?

The Smart Home Design Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connected Home Experience across all aspects of the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint product assortment. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint Smart Home Security product offerings. The Smart Home Design Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. The Smart Home Design Expert is Vivint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills, to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Smart Home Security/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Smart Home products and drive sales of the Vivint Smart Home Security system.
* Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, connected devices, security and across the Smart Home ecosystem.
* Support Smart Home sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Vivint zone display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Vivint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Vivint Smart Home Security solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Vivint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Vivint Smart Home Security, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Smart Home Design Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Smart Home Design Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Smart Home Expert

What does a Smart Home Design Expert do?

The Smart Home Design Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connected Home Experience across all aspects of the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint product assortment. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint Smart Home Security product offerings. The Smart Home Design Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. The Smart Home Design Expert is Vivint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills, to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Smart Home Security/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Smart Home products and drive sales of the Vivint Smart Home Security system.
* Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, connected devices, security and across the Smart Home ecosystem.
* Support Smart Home sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Vivint zone display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Vivint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Vivint Smart Home Security solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Vivint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Vivint Smart Home Security, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Smart Home Design Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Smart Home Design Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Smart Home Expert

What does a Smart Home Design Expert do?

The Smart Home Design Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connected Home Experience across all aspects of the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint product assortment. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint Smart Home Security product offerings. The Smart Home Design Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. The Smart Home Design Expert is Vivint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills, to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Smart Home Security/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Smart Home products and drive sales of the Vivint Smart Home Security system.
* Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, connected devices, security and across the Smart Home ecosystem.
* Support Smart Home sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Vivint zone display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Vivint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Vivint Smart Home Security solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Vivint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Vivint Smart Home Security, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Smart Home Design Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Smart Home Design Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Best Buy – Sprint Expert

What does a Best Buy Sprint Mobile Expert do?

The Sprint Mobile Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Sprint Experience across all aspects of the Sprint ecosystem. This role will achieve sales targets in units, revenue, margin, and solutions and ensures that no customers are ever left unserved or underserved, providing velocity, full-service, and solutions support to customers. The Sprint Mobile Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. They are Sprint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value. When not actively working with a customer, the Sprint Mobile Expert will be responsible for building relationships, coaching and training with their store and surrounding stores, sharing their vast knowledge of the Sprint ecosystem with sales consultants throughout the store.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Sprint/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Sprint Ecosystem products throughout the store. Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, mobile product, advanced experience zone product and across the Sprint ecosystem.
* Support Sprint sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Sprint display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Communicate general maintenance needs to Merchandise Team who will have primary responsibility daily for merchandise standards and clean/bright.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Sprint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Sprint solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Sprint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Sprint Experience, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Sprint Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Best Buy Sprint Mobile Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Best Buy Verizon Expert

What does a Best Buy Verizon Expert do?

At Best Buy we deliver expert service at unbeatable prices all in a fun, high-energy, play-to-win environment that is unlike any other. The Verizon Expert is responsible for creating a world-class shopping experience for our customers while meeting their technology needs with Verizon products and services. The Verizon Expert must build quality relationships with retail consumers and provide them with relevant and memorable Verizon product demonstrations. The Verizon Expert provides full-service and solutions support to customers in the Verizon Experience. The Verizon Expert is responsible for delivering profitability by achieving revenue, margin, solutions and operational targets. They also work closely with other employees to demonstrate, promote and sell Verizon products and services within the Mobile Phone department.
A Best Buy Verizon Expert:
* Acts as a trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate and product champion for Verizon products and services.
* Actively engages customers using selling skills to increase sales of Verizon products and services in the designated Verizon Experience and, secondarily, in the Mobile Phone department.
* Takes complex technology and service plans and makes it simple for customers and other employees to understand.
* Fields questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers in a way that is engaging and promotes excitement in acquiring and using these products and services.
* They are patient, genuine and helpful while assisting customers in finding the right products and services.
* Demonstrates for each customer how finding the right products and services can enrich their lives.
* Works closely with the rest of the Mobile team to appropriately direct customers to other team members who can provide service to meet their specific needs.

What are the professional requirements for a Best Buy Verizon Expert?
Basic Requirements:
* High School Diploma or equivalent
* 3 months experience in sales, customer service or retail
* 6 months experience actively using or selling wireless services, handset or accessories

Preferred Requirements:
* 6 months experience actively using or learning about Verizon products
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year working with consumer electronics products and/or services

Best Buy Verizon Expert

What does a Best Buy Verizon Expert do?

At Best Buy we deliver expert service at unbeatable prices all in a fun, high-energy, play-to-win environment that is unlike any other. The Verizon Expert is responsible for creating a world-class shopping experience for our customers while meeting their technology needs with Verizon products and services. The Verizon Expert must build quality relationships with retail consumers and provide them with relevant and memorable Verizon product demonstrations. The Verizon Expert provides full-service and solutions support to customers in the Verizon Experience. The Verizon Expert is responsible for delivering profitability by achieving revenue, margin, solutions and operational targets. They also work closely with other employees to demonstrate, promote and sell Verizon products and services within the Mobile Phone department.

A Best Buy Verizon Expert:
* Acts as a trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate and product champion for Verizon products and services.
* Actively engages customers using selling skills to increase sales of Verizon products and services in the designated Verizon Experience and, secondarily, in the Mobile Phone department.
* Takes complex technology and service plans and makes it simple for customers and other employees to understand.
* Fields questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers in a way that is engaging and promotes excitement in acquiring and using these products and services.
* They are patient, genuine and helpful while assisting customers in finding the right products and services.
* Demonstrates for each customer how finding the right products and services can enrich their lives.
* Works closely with the rest of the Mobile team to appropriately direct customers to other team members who can provide service to meet their specific needs.

What are the professional requirements for a Best Buy Verizon Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services

Smart Home Expert

What does a Smart Home Design Expert do?

The Smart Home Design Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connected Home Experience across all aspects of the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint product assortment. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Connected Home ecosystem and Vivint Smart Home Security product offerings. The Smart Home Design Expert must be able to build quality relationships with retail consumers, while providing them with relevant and memorable product demonstrations. The Smart Home Design Expert is Vivint and Best Buy certified in taking complex technology and making it simple for clients to understand and see unique value.

Job responsibilities include:
* Engage customers using selling skills, to complete sales, drive profitable growth and achieve their Smart Home Security/individual goals with a focus on providing sales support in the department.
* Use innovative customer engagement and creative sales techniques to increase sales of Smart Home products and drive sales of the Vivint Smart Home Security system.
* Able to take complex technology and experiences and make it simple for customers and other employees.
* Field questions about product features and explains benefits to consumers to engage and excite them by showing how the right products can enrich their lives.
* Maintain a high level of product knowledge within new technology, connected devices, security and across the Smart Home ecosystem.
* Support Smart Home sales readiness to service customers throughout the day; primarily ensuring Vivint zone display maintenance and verifying in-store product assortment/pricing.
* Act as trusted subject matter expert, brand advocate, and product champion for Vivint product assortment.
* Coach store employees to elevate knowledge of offerings and improve confidence in selling Vivint Smart Home Security solutions to customers.
* Direct interaction and constant feedback on new and existing product, and customer engagement through calls and in person with Vivint partner and market teams.
* Provide weekly insights and experiences, performance of the Vivint Smart Home Security, promotions, and sales best practices.
* Interact with other Smart Home Design Experts across the U.S. on best practices.

What are the Professional Requirements of a Smart Home Design Expert?

Basic Qualifications
* Previous experience in sales, customer service or related field
* 6 months of experience using named product category
* Ability to work successfully as part of a team
* Ability to work a flexible schedule inclusive of holidays, nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications
* 1 year sales experience
* 1 year experience working with consumer electronics products/services