This position will be responsible for the overall strategy, and operation of the Big Data Analytics services. Works directly with both the executive team and team of BI Analysts to bring actionable insights and enable data-driven decision-making. Will be an integral part of the business and play a key role in building, managing and mentoring our growing DWBI practice.
Role & Responsibilities:
Responsible for managing the practice and client profitability
Responsible for driving business further (business development)
Identify and Understand client issues, gaps in their existing technology / tactical implementations, and recommend Big Data Solutions to meet their immediate and long-term needs
Work closely with global team, subject matter experts, and client teams to conceptualize, build and implement Big Data Solutions.
Ensure that the solution delivered meets stringent quality criteria, is robust, flexible and best-in-class and the test plans and test cases are exhaustive.
Work with client business (sales, operations, marketing, etc.) as well as IT team and being able to act a bridge between them.
Define, create, walkthrough with client & keep various project management documents, such as the following, current throughout the project duration: Project plans, issues/UAT trackers, business & functional requirements, data dictionaries, data mapping documents, test cases, QC checklists, etc.
Identify project risks in time and work with internal and client stakeholders to define and implement mitigation plans
Communicate with internal management, client sponsors and senior leaders on the project status, risks, solution, etc.
Required Skills and Experience
A degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field with 8+ years in Data Warehouse and Data Management with over 4 years of experience working with Big Data and Cloud Technologies. Graduate degree is preferred.
Strong data warehouse/Cloud/Big data background in design and development experience, including loading data from Multiple Data sources and complex Data Model design
Strong knowledge in Amazon web services and Big data technologies ( Expert in one of the distribution – Cloudera, Hortonworks or MapR)
Must have experience in Managed Services Model
Must have delivered 2-3 Small to Medium size big data project
Provide expert consultation for big-data architecture and best practices to customers and internal employees
Demonstrated expertise in building mentoring and achieving high performing teams
Experience in Healthcare or Pharmaceutical Industry is a big plus.
Strong analytical skills, excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate actionable analytical findings to a non-technical audience in clear and concise language.
Logistics and Location
We are hiring for Berkeley Heights, NJ
S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S are encouraged to apply.
Flexibility to travel and/or relocate within the US as per project requirements.
The exact nature of duties as well as the salary and compensation package will be commensurate with experience and salary history.
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