Big Data - Lead Solutions Architects x2

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Big Data, Solutions Architecture

I am building the Analytics and Data Science team of a global consulting and IT services firm.

Due to organic growth (client demand) we are looking for 2 experienced Big Data experts to join as Lead Solutions Architects.

You will be leading and owning the Big Data portfolio of clients, ranging from Banking & Insurance to Retail/CPG and Telco clients. As an SME you will be acting as a trusted advisor to both the business and technology teams within FTSE clients on how to best leverage their data and technologies to deliver business benefit

The Candidate:

Deep Technical knowledge is essential and the successful candidates will have demonstrable hands on experience with

  • The Hadoop stack, e.g. MapReduce, Sqoop, Pig, Hive, HBase, Flume
  • Other Big Data technologies, e.g. HBase, MongoDB, Cassandra
  • NoSQL platforms, e.g. key-value stores, graph databases, RDF triple stores
  • Statistical packages, e.g. SAS, SPSS, R
  • Also, hands-on experience with "productionizing" Hadoop applications (e.g. administration, configuration management, monitoring, debugging, and performance tuning)

Experience of other complementary technologies would also be desirable:
o Open source software platforms and languages, e.g. Java, Linux, Apache, Perl/Python/PHP, Chef
o Cloud computing infrastructure (e.g. Amazon Web Services EC2, Elastic MapReduce) and considerations for scalable, distributed systems

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