Big Data Solution Architect

  • £700 - £900 per day
  • Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • Intérim, Plein-temps
  • Cloudstream Global
  • 16 janv. 18 2018-01-16

The primary focus of the role is to manage the solution architecture of the investment banks Big Data platform and projects that leverage it. The role will involve working closely with the other Data Solution Architects and development teams onshore and offshore to drive the delivery of the target solution architecture.

Big Data Solution Architect - Investment Bank

Cloudstream are recruiting on behalf of a major investment bank based in the City. We are looking for a Big Data Solution Architect to join on a 6 months rolling contract.

6 months rolling

£700 - £900 per day

City based

Key Responsibilities

The primary focus of the role is to manage the solution architecture of the investment banks Big Data platform and projects that leverage it. The role will involve working closely with the other Data Solution Architects and development teams onshore and offshore to drive the delivery of the target solution architecture.

The Big Data Solution Architect will be responsible for:

Solution Architecture Strategy

  • Definition of technical strategy for data analytics within the Data Hub
  • Working with management globally on alignment to overall strategy for data
  • Definition of data analytics solutions used to deliver IT and business projects
  • Reporting and presenting to architecture committees as required
  • Define and deliver a roadmap to evolve the architecture of the shared service and investment bank Data Hub

Big Data Solution Architecture - Skills & Competencies

  • Strong solution architecture experience in delivery of IT projects
  • Strong data analytics/big data solution architecture experience in delivery of large systems
  • 12+ years' experience in IT, at least 6 with BI and data systems
  • Deep technical knowledge of data analytics technologies
  • Deep technical knowledge of Big Data/Hadoop technologies, especially MapR
  • Experience working with ETL technologies
  • Knowledge of data management tools, eg Ab Initio, Callibra
  • Sponsor and stakeholder management skills
  • Experience working in onshore/offshore delivery centres, including interaction with geographically distributed clients
  • Encourage continuous improvement, innovation and creativity
  • Facilitate problem solving & collaboration
  • Ability to discover and analyse problems, and present solutions in a clear and concise manner
  • A strong team leader and motivator
  • Provide guidance to the team based on management direction
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively present to target audience
  • French speaking would be nice to have but not essential

Big Data Solution Architect: Required Experience

Essential

  • Conception of a data warehouse and the different layers to integrate and distribute the data.
  • Experience with Spark development.
  • Knowledge of Big Data technologies (Hive, Drill, HBase, HDFS ) and Hadoop distributions, in particular MapR
  • Development in agile mode (Scrum)
  • Linux OS knowledge

Highly Desirable

  • Management of Hadoop cluster, with all included services
  • Ability to solve any ongoing issues with operating the cluster

Nice to have

  • Experience with building stream-processing systems, using solutions such as Storm or Spark-Streaming.
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB.
  • Experience with various messaging systems, such as Kafka.
  • Experience working with ETL technologies using Ab Initio