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Big Data Architect

Solent IT Solutions Ltd
Southampton, United Kingdom
November 04, 2019


Here at Solent IT Solutions Ltd, we are hiring an experienced Big Data Architect to help us providing Big Data Solutions to our leading clients. If you're dedicated and ambitious, Solent IT Solutions is an excellent place to grow your career. Don't hesitate to apply.


• Minimum 15+ years experience as Big Data Architect working for reputed company.

• Demonstrate in-depth knowledge and expertise of the data Ecosystem, data modelling, and data warehousing.

• You own a strong understanding of metadata, schemas, lineage, data quality.

• Strong knowledge and experience designing and developing large scale data applications – using Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, AWS, Flink, Spark, EMR, Airflow.

• You crafted streaming data solutions and you know-how to design events and to message that traverse these systems.

• Proven experience on an architect role, designing high-scale relational and non-relational schemas.

• You know various SQL and NoSQL database solutions – Teradata, Hive, Elasticsearch, AWS Aurora, Redshift, Snowflake, Cassandra, Amazon DynamoDB, etc.

• You have eCommerce knowledge and deep understanding of transactional data flows at scale.

• You have mandatory certifications in AWS, Azure and GCP.

• You have Hortonworks, Cloudera and MapR Certification.

• You have experience on TOGAF, Zachman, Federal Enterprise Architecture and Gartner Methodology.

• You have experience in ETL tools such as Talend, Oracle Data Integrator etc

• You have experience on Jenkins, Terraform, Ansible etc

• You have experience on AI tools like Tensorflow, MxNet etc

• You have experience on Machine Learning algorithms like Deep Learning, Ensemble, Regularization, Instance based, Decision Tree, Neural Networks, Rule System, Regression, Bayesian, Dimensionality Reduction, Clustering.

• You have experience on Data Quality tools such as Experian Pandora, Informatica Data Quality Standard, Ataccama Data Quality Center, Talend Open Studio for Data Quality and Oracle Enterprise Data Quality.


• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, mathematics, statistics, computer science or related field.

• Strong math and analytical skills are essential to complete job requirements successfully.

• Able to compile and organize statistical information retrieved and present findings to management.

• Experience working with private and sensitive personal information.

• Experience solving complex and large-scale data problems and successfully delivering large scale projects, as an individual and team leader.

• You are a committed teacher and someone who enjoys developing technical maturity across the company.

• You demonstrate excellent communication, presentation, and influencing skills, with the ability to explain technical details and challenges to a wide variety of audiences (including executive leadership).

• You know how to look at solutions in creative and unconventional ways, recognize opportunities to innovate and engage partners in vision and strategy.

• You can thrive in a dynamic, collaborative, and fast-paced environment.

• You look for and take advantage of opportunities to learn new skills and develop strengths.

• You show commitment to achieving challenging goals.

• Undertake objective, critical analysis to draw accurate conclusions that recognize and manage contextual issues.

• You're proficient at Self-Management.