Lead Big Data Architect

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Job Description

My client are a data-driven, global Financial Services giant who are committed to applying Advanced Analytical techniques to provide insights to their customers around their globe. The Big Data Operations Lead will be responsible for a globally dispersed team who support and improve a large number of Big Data and Cloud based platforms.


Job Roles

  • Act as a technical expert for the Cloudera Hadoop ecosystems
  • Work closely with the Enterprise Architecture team, Advanced Analytics teams and the Big Data Lead
  • Leadership of a global team of Big Data technical administrators
  • Strive for continuous improvement of platforms
  • Design, system administration, performance optimisation of an AWS based Cloudera Big Data Platform
  • Deploying and maintaining services such as; Hadoop, AWS Hive, PIG, Kafka, Impala, Spark, Yarn Zookeeper ect.
  • Adding and removing nodes using cluster monitoring tools like Cloudera Manager
  • Design, develop and review detailed designs for any implementations
  • Provide full visibility into the health and utilization of the Cloudera based platform through use of real-time dashboards, alerts, and other mechanisms



  • Strong Technical Leadership in a Big Data environment
  • Experience working with Geographical dispersed teams
  • 4 years’ experience with Big Data/Hadoop technologies is required
  • Hadoop Administration
  • Experience working with a range of analytics and or BI tools
  • Strong experience with Hadoop platforms
  • Experience working with AWS or other Cloud technologies
  • Robust experience with Cloudera
  • Strong ETL skills
  • Agile experience
  • Certification in any of the listed tools is very nice to have


Perks and Benefits

  • Central Dublin Location
  • Competitive Package
  • Career progression
  • Diversity
  • International travel
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