Big Data Hadoop Architect, banking, London to £700 day

Hadoop Big Data Architect will work within the investment banking division to lead high end software products/services involving large scale data processing data ingestion, in-stream analytics and batch analytics.

Key Skills;

The individual for this position should have extensive knowledge and experience in the following areas:

  • Expertise in Business Requirement gathering, analysis and conceptualizing high-level architectural framework and design
  • Must have experience in designing and architecting large scale distributed applications and data modelling for Big Data applications
  • Thorough understanding of solution architecting and estimation process
  • Excellent consulting skills, oral and written communication, presentation, and analytical skills. Ability to drive various architecture and design calls with different stakeholders and lead everyone to the best possible solution.
  • More than 4+ years of experience in Big Data application development involving various data processing techniques Data Ingestion, In-Stream data processing, Batch Analytics, Data Persistence strategy (sharding & replication)
  • More than 8+ years of experience designing, architecting Data Warehousing platforms
  • Excellent knowledge, experience with the Hadoop stack (Hadoop, Hive, Pig, Hbase, Sqoop, Flume, Spark, Shark, Oozie, etc.).
  • Experience of large-scale Hortonworks Hadoop solution design and implementation
  • Knowledge of ActivePivot in-memory analytical solution
  • Experience on any one of BI tools such as Cognos, Business Objects, Tableau, Qlikview
  • Must have experience of working on various data integration tools like Talend, SSIS, Informatica for both ETL as well ELT processing.
  • Excellent knowledge of relational database technologies with experience on databases such as Oracle or SQL Server.
  • Active involvement in thought leadership best practices development, Written White Papers and/or POVs on Big Data Technology
  • Self-starter, with a keen interest to grow in Analytics space
  • Mentoring skills

Additional Skills;

  • Awareness of In Memory Databases such as SAP HANA
  • Experience of NoSQL platforms like MongoDB & Cassandra
  • Solid exposure to traditional Data Warehousing, MPP data stores and experience on at least-one data stores like Redshift, Vertica, SAP Hana.
  • Stream processing, Text processing, NLP

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