Our client, a fast-growing “big data-as-a-service” company, has engaged CareerEncore to recruit a Solutions Architect to join their team. Their cloud service provides a fast, easy and reliable path to turn big data into valuable business insights. They sit at the intersection of two of the largest and most exciting trends in technology: Cloud and Big Data.
Solutions Architects are a critical part of the team. They work closely with our sales team as their technical partners in all the phases of the sales process – from evangelizing and demonstrating the technology to prospects, to defining and executing proof of concepts and answering any technical questions around our service and how it solves the client's big data problems. In addition, they are also involved post-sales in supporting implementations and usage of our product by our clients and play a big part in making our service successful for our clients.
The most important criteria for joining the company as a solutions architect are:
: Excellent communication, presentation and demonstration skills and a good understanding of the sales and post sales processes
: Strong grasp on JVM concepts and Java applications
: Knowledge of full stack applications from the web tier, application tier and the database tier
: Knowledge of SQL, data warehousing, ETL concepts
: Experience with cloud infrastructure such as Amazon Web Services, Google Compute etc.
: Ability to write scripts and small program utilities to help during proof of concepts and implementation phases
: Experience in defining and executing enterprise proof of concepts
We are also very interested in individuals who have a track record of finding creative solutions to unique problems, and who will thrive in challenging situations and are passionate about technology.
: Technical sales and evangelization
: Running proof of concepts and making them successful
: Helping clients in post sales implementations and supporting them through their use of our service
: Sharing the learnings from the field with the rest of the team for improvement of messaging, processes and product features
Some technical skills that would be particularly useful:
: Knowledge of Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Pig and related big data technologies
: Knowledge of Amazon Web Services specially EC2 and S3
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