Hadoop Solution Architect

capgemini Capgemini

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Capgemini's robust Outsourcing offerings include: Applications Management, Infrastructure Management and Business Process Management. We combine these services with our deep industry knowledge and experience to provide the change agent to accelerate business growth. We generate quality and speed through our proven tools, methods and global centers. These capabilities, coupled with our program management expertise are tailored to fit the most challenging business needs.

Solution Architects assess a project’s technical feasibility, as well as implementation risks. They are responsible for designing and implementing a project’s technical architecture. They define the structure of a system, its interfaces, and the principles that guide its organization, software design and implementation. The scope of the Solution Architect’s role is bounded by the business issue at hand. A Solution Architect needs to have knowledge of all the different aspects of the technical solution as well as robust business knowledge.

This includes the Software Architect.

You are responsible for the end-to-end architecture of a solution, including its assembly and integration into the IT architecture principles defined with the client. You define the structure of the system, its interfaces, and the principles that guide its organization, software design and implementation. You are responsible for the management and mitigation of technical risks, ensuring that the solution services can be realistically delivered by the underlying technology components.

Certification: Technical certification e.g. Cisco, VMWare; or achieved professional certification TOGAF 9 level 1; or has / seeking IAF level 1.

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Qualifications

We are looking for a senior solution architect candidate to develop business intelligence and data warehouse opportunities for global clients. An ideal candidate would have prior global application deployment experience where many different data integration challenges were met with multiple types of solutions. We are looking for someone who has vast data integration experience across multiple platforms, can offer the customer various choices for data integration solutions across multiple global markets and can lead the customer to the correct solution in a given situation. Please see the following for more specific requirements.

Role Requirements:


Coordinate and provide experience-based solution for teams deploying business intelligence, data warehouse and Big Data solutions



Strong knowledge of data warehousing and Big Data solutions and how data architecture fits into larger data warehousing and database implementation projects as a major component of the effort


Develop, implement and maintain data architecture best practices and standards


Utilizing data architecture best practices and standards, define and implement technical solutions in the movement of data throughout an organization


Provide leadership in related technical areas of importance such as Business Intelligence Reporting and Analytics


Gather requirements for data architecture through the use of business and technical interviews and round-table discussions


Evaluate and make decisions regarding the alternative processes that can be followed in data movement throughout an organization: ETL, SOA / Web Services, Bulk Load,


Evaluate and make decisions regarding the alternative tools and platforms that can be used to perform activities around data collection, data distribution and reporting


Show experience with the concepts of data modeling for both transaction based systems and reporting / data warehouse type systems


Evaluate data related requirements around data quality and master data management and understand and articulate how these factors apply to data architecture


Understand the concepts of data quality, data ownership, and data governance, and understand how they apply within a data architecture framework

Other Requirements:


12+ years experience in IT


10+ years experience with data related positions and responsibilities


Excellent knowledge of multiple toolsets: ETL tools, reporting tools, data quality, metadata management, multiple database management systems.


Bachelors degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field


Experience in architecting, designing, developing and implementing project work within highly-visible data-driven applications in very large data warehousing / data repository environments with complex processing requirements


A proven track record in system design and performance


Demonstrated experience integrating systems in multi-user, multi-platform, multitasking operating systems environments


Working knowledge of relational databases such as Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, etc.


Ability to advocate ideas and to objectively participate in design critique

Ideally the candidate should also have:


A persuasive executive presence


A strong achievement orientation and a demonstrable entrepreneurial spirit


Superb team building skills with a predisposition to building consensus and achieving goals through collaboration rather than direct line authority


A positive, results oriented style, evidenced by listening, motivating, delegating, influencing, and monitoring the work being done


Ability to establish immediate credibility among his/her peers, a professional who is respected for his/her intelligence and technical expertise


An engaging/open interpersonal style complimented by the analytical pragmatism necessary to quickly dissect highly complex issues


Strong interpersonal/communication skills with the professional staff, senior level executives, and the business community at large


Demonstrated entrepreneurial and commercial instinct


Diplomatic, flexible, with a good team approach

We are looking for a senior solution architect / technical workstream lead to develop business intelligence and data warehouse opportunities for global clients. An ideal candidate would have prior global application deployment experience where many different data integration challenges were met with multiple types of solutions. We are looking for someone who has vast data integration experience across multiple platforms, can offer the customer various choices for data integration solutions across multiple global markets and can lead the customer to the correct solution in a given situation

Role Requirements:


Coordinate and provide experience-based solution for teams deploying business intelligence, data warehouse and Big Data solutions


Strong knowledge of data warehousing and Big Data solutions and how data architecture fits into larger data warehousing and database implementation projects as a major component of the effort


Develop, implement and maintain data architecture best practices and standards


Utilizing data architecture best practices and standards, define and implement technical solutions in the movement of data throughout an organization


Provide leadership in related technical areas of importance such as Business Intelligence Reporting and Analytics


Gather requirements for data architecture through the use of business and technical interviews and round-table discussions


Evaluate and make decisions regarding the alternative processes that can be followed in data movement throughout an organization: ETL, SOA / Web Services, Bulk Load,


Evaluate and make decisions regarding the alternative tools and platforms that can be used to perform activities around data collection, data distribution and reporting


Show experience with the concepts of data modeling for both transaction based systems and reporting / data warehouse type systems

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