Big Data Architect

Location: New York, NY

Department: Big Data & Cloud Computing Studio

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

We are looking for a highly experienced Big Data Architect to work onsite and long-term in NYC with our customer, one of the leading companies in the banking/financial industry.


  • Works on stablishing metadata management, data catalogs, data standards, and best practices for Master Data Management
  • Develops Data Governance, standards, roadmap, and architecture decisions
  • Develops standards, guidelines, processes and expertise to consistently address recurring strategic enterprise master data issues such as data convergence, data standards and data integration/synchronization
  • Defines data strategy, policies, controls and programs to ensure that the enterprise data is accurate, secure and reliable
  • Identifies areas for data quality improvement
  • Engages with relevant internal parties and external vendors in best practice sharing and effective Master Data Management solution delivery
  • Provides data consultation on complex projects and acts as a top level specialist
  • Ensures compliance with data architecture principles and standards for the various systems and components based on design patterns
  • Leads selection of preferred data management technologies


  1. Java/Python developer with experience in distributed data systems. Ability to develop bash scripts that can run in parallel.
  2. Deep understanding of Distributed Architectures is required. Best practises at development cycles of an Agile methodology
  3. Hands on experience configuring and tunning Apache Hadoop CDH (Cloudera Distribution Hadoop) or Hortonworks distribution
  4. Experience with Greenplum
  5. Good communication skills
  6. Good practices, proactivity and client-facing skills
  7. Architectural understanding of the Big Data ecosystem

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