Strategy & Architecture Consultant (Big Data)

Strategy & Architecture Consultant (Big Data)

Job Title: Strategy & Architecture Consultant (Big Data)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manhattan, New York
Salary: US$140000.00 - US$160000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00065275_1515728789
Contact Name: Tim Tirabassi
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 12, 2018 03:46

Job Description

Strategy & Architecture Consultant (Big Data)
We are working with a world renowned management consultancy as they grow out their Big Data team. They are a global leader in marketing and sales consulting, outsourcing, technology and software. The currently operate out of 22 office worldwide, and use analytics experts and deep expertise to help companies across multiple industries. With Pharmaceuticals and Life Sciences being their main area of focus they are pioneers in the industry. Ranked in the Top 10 for best Life Sciences Consulting Agencies this is not an opportunity to be missed.
You will be joining their Business Technology division that focuses on strategizing, designing, and building marketing technology solutions to improve commercial effectiveness. Solutions include enterprise information management, reporting, analytics, CRM/SFA and business process automation enablement. The Strategy & Architecture team advises clients in diverse areas of strategy development and implementation to insure value across their technology investments.
Lead system study and big data design strategy roadmap;
Lead analysis, select the technologies that provide the best solutions and identify the best product for the solution.
Design solutions by using existing assets maintaining a balance between architecture requirements and specific client needs;
Work with development teams to ensure architecture is implemented to meet both functional and non-functional requirements
Create prototypes , conduct proofs of concepts, evaluate options with pros and cons and provide recommendations;
Lead selling process, including design and solution approaches for the proposals and giving product demos;

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field in required. However, an advanced degree is preferred.
5+ years of hands on IT services or consulting work experience, with 3+ years of experience in strategy building assignments
Minimum experience of managing 2 Big Data Architecture projects end to end
3+ years of experience working in the development of open source big data components like: Hadoop, Flume, HIVE, Spark, Sqoop, PIG, HBase
Programming experience in: JAVA, Python, R, Pearl, Ruby, Scala
Experience with working on an Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure or other cloud environments.
Strong verbal and written communication, with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

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