• Location: USA, Illinois, Chicago
  • Date Posted: 1st Oct, 2019
  • Reference: 10012019SGNFI_1569936507
AWS Data Architect-Chicago,IL-8 Month Contract-Remote
Job Description:

This is an excellent opportunity to join my client's world class technology teams, working with some of the best and brightest engineers while also developing your skills and furthering your career working with some of the largest customers. My client is looking for highly talented, hands-on data architects with Big Pharma industry experience.

Day-To-Day Responsibilities:
* Validate / define success criteria for the Data Lake 2.0 target state architecture
* Assess defined Data Lake 2.0's Analytics Marketplace target state architecture and propose best practices to operate in AWS
* Provide best practices around deployment, governance and management of below mentioned third party tools on AWS for required scalability, availability and agility:
o Databricks (for analytics),
o Informatica BDM and Datameer (for processing)
o PowerBI and Qlik (for visualization)
* Assess current S3 structure and data partitioning strategy
* Define categorized workloads for production rollout
* Deliver architecture review recommendations to operate in new revised state architecture
* Provide ongoing oversight and advisory around best practices for architecture decisions for the duration of the project

Skills and Qualifications:
* AWS RedShift data modeling experience with partitioning, clustering, and pruning techniques in RedShift and RedShift Spectrum(server-less)
* RedShift Workload Management experience
* Experience designing and building Hive and Glue data catalogs on AWS
* NoSql Data Modeling experience

Preferred Skills:
* Understanding of data architecture solutions used within Azure
* Deep, hands-on technical expertise on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its features / offerings
* Strong passion for technology exploration and development
* Excellent written, verbal communication skills, presentation, and collaboration skills - Team leadership skills
* Develop user stories, whitepapers and technology blogs
* Create case studies for projects successfully executed

For all inquiries in regards to this position, feel free to call (718) 412-1213, this is a direct line to my desk!

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