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Sr. Manager - Big Data Architect

at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Posted: 8/16/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 00028330911
Keywords: architecture

Job Description

Senior Big Data Architect

Big Data Leader

Cognizant continuously seeks outstanding associates when recruiting newemployees. We pride ourselves on having extensive experience working withclients in all major markets. Cognizant's delivery model is infused with adistinct culture of high customer happiness. We consistently deliver positiverelationships, cost reductions and business results.

Are you ready to be achange-maker?

At Cognizant, we believe those who challenge the way they work todaywill lead the way tomorrow.


You are passionate about assessing and designing IT architecturestrategies for cloud and PaaS platforms that make a difference for users andbusinesses alike. You have strong design and architecture experience byanalysis of existing environments to identify deficiencies and solutions forimprovement, superb communication skills, are technically fluent and have agood understanding of Cloud platforms. You are responsible for executing onDigital technology solution and program roadmap by collaborating with strategyand design consultants. You enjoy working reciprocally with designers andengineers on small co-located teams. You're passionate about your craft, andenjoy helping others develop as architects. You excel at leading withoutauthority, effectively aligning team members as well as client partners andexecutives. You judge your success by the success of your team and thehappiness of our clients. Work life balance is important to you: isn't justsomething that we want you to have, but something we need you to teach to ourclients.

Your Day...

We pair, all day, every day because we know it delivers remarkableresults. We practice and guide an approach to architecture that is applicableacross industries and organizations, so you'll experience all types of teams,industries and products. And we believe in working at a sustainable pace –you'll typically work hard for 8 hours each day, but then you're off work torelax, recharge and refocus.


- Bachelors in science , engineering or equivalent

- Excellent programming skills using Java, Python, or Scala

- Well versed in software development principals and process (analysis, design, continuous delivery)

- Experience with AWS and the Hadoop ecosystem

- Hands-on experience with Apache Spark, Hive, and Nifi

- Familiarity with SQL and NoSQL, relational databases