We are looking for a stellar and seasoned Platform Architect to fill in a very strategic role within our Data & Analytics organization to transform our existing BI, analytics and data ecosystem to a future state aligned with our business strategy and enterprise architecture. The ideal candidate will possess a unique blend of strategic thinking, technical excellence, a big-picture vision, and the drive to make our data modernization vision a reality. If you are a highly creative and independent problem solver, have a strong drive to excel, and are looking for opportunities to work with some of the most creative people in the valley and make a big impact at the same time, this is the right place for you.
Partner with business and technology stakeholders to drive future state architecture for our enterprise Data & Analytics platform and Data Science solutions.
Engage face to face with customers to understand their technology/business needs and architect top-notch solution design pertaining to data driven solutions and projects
Lead or develop proof of concepts and innovate in solution development with new technology frameworks.
Engage closely with the tech and data teams and evangelize adoption of standard architectural practices in everyday development work.
At least 10+ combined years of working on data management, data warehousing and cloud data technologies with SQL, No-SQL or other data solutions
At least 5+ years of architecture and design experience for Data & Analytics solutions involving tools like Snowflake, Informatica / DBT, Spark/Storm/Kafka, PowerBI/Tableau, Python/Databricks
Deep expertise with designing and implementing large scale data lake / warehouse architectures, and data aggregation techniques
Experience architecting end to end solutions with cloud-based BI tools and data warehouses such as Power BI / Tableau / Snowflake / Redshift is a must
Hands on experience with at least one programming language: Java, Python or R
Experience developing data products from concept to launch.
Entrepreneurial drive and demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment.
Very strong technical abilities with a grasp on latest technology trends
Excellent written and oral communication skills with proven ability to quickly absorb technical concepts and effectively communicate them to a non-technical audience.
Experience in delivering services in a fast-paced agile environment
Other Key Skills:
Thinker and planner – able to see potential issues and requirements ahead of time, plan and execute them.
Ability to balance short term tactical decisions with long term strategic thinking
Demonstrable leadership and team evangelizing abilities in changing, ambiguous and challenging situations
Maintain excellent working relationship with all team members, peers, partners and all others within and outside Data & Analytics organization