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Big Data Architect - Wilmington, DE
Ref No.: 17-01637
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Job Title: Big Data Architect
Job Location: Wilmington, DE
Position Type: Contract  
Pay Rate:  DOE on W2
US Citizen, Green Card and GC EAD only.
No sponsorship available for this job, NO 1099 or C2C

Job Description
  • Research, recommend and champion technology solutions for the enterprise Data Lake ecosystem
  • Serve as the lead architect and expert for big data platform architecture and solutions
  • Envision solution architecture and advises as to how technologies can be exploited to improve the performance of the entire technology landscape
  • Understand and apply industry best practices, including business process models, information assets, business terms, conceptual and logical data models, and data lineage
  • Design scalable Big Data architecture solutions for various application needs
  • Drive solution based on tools and technologies available within the enterprise data & analytics ecosystem
  • Implement some or all of the Big Data systems in distributed cloud environments
  • Provide breadth and depth of knowledge across heterogeneous data environment
  • Work closely with customers, at a technical and user level, to design and produce solutions
  • Deliver consulting services with a high degree of client and account team satisfaction
  • Responsible for ensuring the architecture design from the source systems will meet the needs of the BI solution
  • Spend about 60% of your time on research, presentations and recommendations and about 40% with outside BI enterprise architects getting an understanding of the other business applications across domains
  • 10+ years implementation experience with demonstrated integration expertise in several business and technical verticals
  • 8+ years of experience in software development / engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution
  • 5+ years of experience as Big Data Architect Expertise building Big Data solutions (using Hadoop technologies)
  • Expertise with MPP DBs & exposure to DWH (Mandatorily) & knowledge dimensional modeling techniques
  • Business processes and enterprise business applications experience across domains