Solutions Architect – Big Data (healthcare) 1 year contract

Black Pearl

Job description / Role

Our client who is a leading IT consulting firm based in Abu Dhabi is looking to hire an Solutions Architect – Big Data to work on a project within health care industry.

Please note this role is on a 1 year contract basis and will need the candidate to be based in Abu Dhabi.
Candidates from outside UAE are welcome to apply as long as they have relevant industry experience and short / no notice period.

As a Big Data Solution Architect you will be responsible for preparing the vision and solution outline for client engagements on Bigdata projects. Provides functional, technical and architectural leadership in creating and improving the design of Big Data and BI systems.
This position works closely with engagement managers and project managers to ensure the successful delivery of engagements for clients. Leads client assessments, preparing current state and future state architectures along with go forward recommendations.
Will work with the practice leads and account management team to develop statements of work, implementation plans, resource plans and project estimates.
Ideally you will be someone who as well as having a solutions architect background, also has a good grounding and hands on experience in setting up Big Data Platforms.

Key Responsibilities
Assist the team on Business Analysis, Requirements Gathering, Data Analysis, Data Modeling, Project Management, Project Estimation
Define, Design and develop services and solutions around large data ingestion, storage and management such as with RDBMS, No SQL DBs, Log Files, and Events.
Work with third-party and other internal providers service to support a variety of integrations.
Define, Design and run robust data pipelines/batch jobs in a production environment
Architecting highly scalable, highly concurrent and low latency systems
Working with product teams on a range of tools and services, improving products to meet user needs.
Participating in sprint planning to work with developers and project teams to ensure projects are deployable and monitorable from the outside.
As part of the team you may be expected to participate some of the 2nd line in-house support and Out-of-Hours support. ? Proactively advise on best practices.
Assist in budgeting process.
Excellent written and spoken communication skills; an ability to communicate with impact, ensuring complex information is articulated in a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences including senior executives, business, architecture governance bodies and IT delivery Ability to work globally and across cultures.

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