As a Big Data Consultant, you will be responsible for implementing a wide range of products, technologies, and solutions for our clients.
We are looking for rock-start level candidates that posses a combination of broad knowledge of the types of technologies use and the ability to go deep / hands-
on to implement them for our clients. You will take the lead in solution design, application design and planning, system upgrades and migrations, acceptance testing, performance and scale testing and development.
Designs the solution and supports the installation, customization, and integration of the solution.
Prepares technical design and implementation design documents and works with the project management to ensure all project requirements are met.
Advises on tactical performance and tuning of the Big Data technologies
Assists in sales process
Troubleshoots application problems
Develops and documents strategies, policies and best practices for the customer
Proven consultative and client relationships skills and experience
Extensive experience with Linux operating systems
Extensive knowledge of DWH / BI solutions and execution experience implementing data warehouses
Experience working in Professional Services / Consulting on high impact, data oriented projects with smaller, independent project teams
Experience optimizing / tuning DB Performance with a variety of RDBMS
Experience in designing and deploying enterprise datawarehouse solutions; familiarity with data modeling approaches such as ERD and concepts behind relational, normalized and star schema database architectures
ETL / ELT experience with ETL tools such as Informatica, Datastage, etc.
Familiarity with scripting languages : Python and / or Go
Preferred Skills :
Deep technical knowledge of Hortonworks Data Platform, Hortonworks Data Flow and Apache Hawq
Experience with BI Reporting and Analytical Tools
Structured design, coding, and testing experience
Behavioral competencies :
Positive, winning attitude while upholding honesty and integrity
Passion for continual learning, the ability to learn on your own is a must
Enjoys a open and transparent culture with an understanding and appreciation for the Open Source Software community
Attendance and contribution back to the community in the form of meetups, blogs, conference speaking a huge plus!
Strong customer facing and relationship building skills including strong listening and question based knowledge gathering skills
Must be effective in working both independently and in a customer setting
Ability to operates with a sense of urgency
Excellent problem solving skills are a must
Strong listening and question based selling skills
Ability to uncover business challenges and develop a custom solution to solve those challenges
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral are required
Education / Experience Level :
A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics is preferred but not required
Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in consulting and customer facing roles
Willingness to travel (although all engagements are not out of town)