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Big Data Architect - Memphis, TN
Ref No.: 17-03954
Location: Memphis, Tennessee
Job Title                     : Big Data Architect
Location                     : Memphis, TN
Position Type             : Fulltime
Rate                            : Doe
US Citizen, Green Card, GC EAD, H4 EAD and TN Only.
No 3'rd party C2C.

Job Description
  • Collects and understands information from source systems, processes, and subject matter experts in order to build effective business intelligence solutions.
  • Understands the relationship between business objectives and the underlying data and business intelligence constructs that contribute to or provide a measurement of those objectives.
  • Applies presentation and communication skills to convey findings from requirements gathering activities in a way that can be consumed and validated by diverse audiences.
  • Develops functional requirements supporting analytics, translates to technical requirements, develops and maintains technical designs, specifications and other project artifacts.
  • Develops effective Business Objects universes, reports, and dashboards.
  • Develops effective Spotfire reports and dashboards.
  • Pursues continuous improvement of data quality, standardization of data management processes, efficiency and quality of service.
  • Develops expertise around tools and environment used for building technical solutions.
  • Mentors Business Objects developers in best practices and ensures quality, correctness and completeness of their development as needed.
  • Develops and delivers training programs to show co-workers how to leverage Business Objects and data access tools.
  • Knowledge of Hadoop technology standards and usage frameworks within the BI space
  • Advance understanding of the Big Data Platforms.
  • Build and optimize information models, physical data layouts, configuration, optimization and monitoring of RDBMS and Hadoop environments and improve overall processing efficiencies to support the needs of the business.
  • Provide input to business and IT for existing and future solutions as part of the company's Data & Analytics programs with an emphasis on Big Data and Cloud-based technologies.
  • Focus on building the new integrated, Enterprise Data and Analytics Platform and working with our existing Data Warehouse organization to migrate current systems to our new target architecture.
  • Ensure the delivery of the new Integrated Enterprise Data and Analytics Platform is following solid core delivery principles. (TDD, ATDD, Continuous Delivery etc...)
  • Review Analytic Solution use cases and determine new ideas and creative solutions to design, build and deploy business solutions.
  • Provide expertise to resolve critical, complex technical issues around Big Data and Analytic technology.