Cloud Architect / Big Data

Location Los Angeles, California 90007
Date Posted May 29, 2022
Job ID 6668
Employment Type Direct Hire
Salary $155000


Cloud Architect, Big Data – Remote*

*Please Note: This position is 100% remote, however you must reside within driving distance of offices in Los Angeles or Irvine, CA areas to attend meetings and team collaboration.

The Cloud Architect, Big Data is a leadership team member in the Digital Data Team. They will play a critical role in the team developing data solutions to solve business and technical problems. The lead is able to lead specific tasks or a whole project from inception to completion within his/her area of expertise. The lead effectively communicates with Business and IT partners to plan and achieve project initiatives. The lead is committed to managing projects according to accelerated timelines and ensuring all analysts under its stewardship have the resources needed to complete tasks on time.

The technical lead will be expected to lead the team to the resolution of difficult, complex problems. This position is expected to be fully autonomous with a strong ability to understand and synthesize the problems being discussed and create and follow the roadmap that will allow for problem resolution.


  • Leading development & delivery of the technical solution
  • Architecting and coding solutions using big data tools and techniques
  • Understanding complex business problems to ensure projects are leveraging the appropriate technology and analytical tools in the delivery of a comprehensive solution
  • Understand the business goals/needs while utilizing big data and cloud technology to ingest, process, and analyze large amounts of data
  • Understand how to transform findings into actionable business opportunities
  • Understand the changing business needs of the organization/projects and recommend viable strategies for the future
  • Author and/or Review architecture/design and other technical documents ensuring high-quality deliverables and systems development across tech stacks and applications teams

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years of working experience in an architect role
  • Understanding of Cloud technology (preferably AWS- EC2, S3, Lambda, API Gateway, GLUE) and Big Data platforms (Hadoop- Sqoop, Hue, Impala, Hive, HBase, python, spark)
  • 3-5 years of experience developing solutions on Hadoop and NoSQL databases
  • Experience with data modeling and business logic
  • Ability to think outside the box and understand the big picture thought process
  • Ability to communicate clearly to business owners
  • Highly proficient in SQL -Data architecting experience a plus.
  • Tableau and R is a plus
  • Data Mining/Data Warehousing/Business Intelligence experience a plus
  • Experience with automated deployments and source code/configuration management tools such as GitHub, AWS CloudFormation, Jenkins, Terraform, etc.
  • Ability to understand the big picture and drive the initiatives the lead to completion of the overall big picture
  • Excellent time management skills, strong organizational skills, and detail orientation required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and must also be a logical thinker with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

No Corp to Corp
No Sponsorship
No third party candidates considered for this position

If qualified and interested in this opportunity, please reply to JO#6668 along with a copy of your updated resume.


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