Big Data Architect - Costa Mesa, CA

Company: NexGen Software Solutions
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Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Job Title: - Big Data Architect

Location: Costa Mesa, CA (Remote is also an option)


· Own and aggressively drive forward specific areas of technology architecture. Provide architectural solutions/designs to project execution teams for implementation.

· Provide architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for one or more technology domains.

· Lead projects within architecture. Work with Product Owner/Business Analysts to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to architect, design, develop, test, and release features.

· Project and solution estimation and team structure definition

· Develop Proof-of-Concept projects to validate new architectures and solutions.

· Support multiple Agile Scrum teams with planning, scoping and creation of technical solutions for the new product capabilities, through to continuous delivery to production.

· Liaise with offshore team and clients for resolving technical dependencies, issues, and risks.

· Mentor and provide architectural guidance to multiple teams building innovative applications.

· Drive common vision, practices and capabilities across teams.

· Engage with business stakeholders to understand required capabilities, integrating business knowledge with technical solutions

· Engage with Technical Architects and technical staff to determine the most appropriate technical strategy and designs to meet business needs

· Demonstrate broad solutions technical leadership, impacting significant technical direction, exerting influence outside of the immediate team and driving change


· Minimum 10-15 years of professional experience within the Data Solutions area.

· Leadership and team management experience with ability to provide strategic planning and oversight.

· Experince working with AWS, Azure, Data Lakes etc.

· At least 5 project implementations that exploit the full capabilities (discover, design, implement and optimize) of Data Solutions technologies.

· At least 5 years of experience in a

professional services company, consulting firm, or agency

· Have a solid understanding of delivery methodology and lead teams in the implementation of the solution according to the design/architecture.

· Experience in project and solution estimation and team structure definition.

· Fluent and current on architecture trends with an eye on market/technical conditions and future direction.

· Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive an independent project from an architectural stand point.

· Experience leading customer workshop sessions to educate customers on the latest technology trends and best practices.

· Proven track record of leadership roles delivering solutions within defined timeframes.

· Demonstrated success in performing work and managing complex and/or large consulting projects.

· Proficient in authoring, editing and presenting technical documents.

· Ability to elicit requirements and communicate clearly with non-technical individuals, development teams, and other ancillary project members.

· Excellent written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.

· Experience working with a globally distributed team and managing off-shore teams.

· Desire to mentor younger team members and develop their skills.

· Experience working on multiple concurrent projects.

· Experience leading internal initiatives.

· Excellent problem-solving skills.

· Be independent and self-driven.

· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.

· Must be open to travel.

Preferred Skills and Education:

· Master's degree in Computer Science or related field

· Certification in Data Solutions technologies

Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable

Minimal experience: Unspecified

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