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**Your Role and Responsibilities**
**We are looking for individuals in the following cities and/or willing to self relocate.** **Locations are within the metro areas of the following:** **New York City, San Francisco, Boston, Washington DC, Chicago, Atlanta, Columbus, Ohio and Houston.**
+ Be accountable for developing a comprehensive big data architecture including hybrid cloud computing, data lake, data appliance, data warehouse, data movement, analytical, virtualization, visualization, decision science platform, etc.
+ Oversee the architecture for the cognitive components including unstructured data technologies, cognitive APIs, annotation and related data and analytics
+ Provides overall architecture leadership in the delivery engagement with key client stakeholders to drive strategy to implementation.
+ Provide consulting in customer Journey to the Cloud and related migration strategies. Strong understanding of big data approaches, industry standards and best practices.
+ Be accountable for defining and explaining best practices and usage patterns across the various components across the big data ecosystem
+ Be accountable for creating end-to-end solution design and development approach in a big data environment including hardware and software recommendations
+ Design, test, and continuously improve performance of big data solutions based on Hadoop and/or Cloud platforms
+ Expertly utilize distributed/parallel processing for information management solution design and development
+ Strong soft skills that you can bring to bear to drive organizational and operational transformation
+ Perform hands on development, coaching and leadership through all project phases
+ Provide advisory help in selecting products and components as part of sales solutioning
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 5 years of experience in senior technical relationship and leadership skills
+ At least 5 years of experience in big data architecture.
+ At least 3 years with cloud native platforms – AWS, Azure, Google, Snowflake
+ At least 3 year of experience in the distributed cluster environment.
+ At least 5 years of experience in use of open source tools such as: Java technology (Hadoop, HDFS, Scala, Hive, Storm, YARN, etc. – i.e., Hadoop 2.0), Python and/or BASH/CSH scripting.
+ At least 3 years of experience in a consulting environment.
+ At least 2 years of experience in the following components of the Hadoop ecosystem: Hive, HBase, Spark, Scala, Storm, YARN, Flume, and/or Oozie.
+ Experience with one or more of these skills-HDFS, HBase, Spark, Scala, HIVE, PIG, Java/C++, Python, SQL, Linux or other large scale data technologies and Java Technologies, EAI, SOA, CEP etc.
+ Working experience on Agile & Scrum methods
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 3 years of experience in working within the Industrials sector with specific concentration in Automotive & Aerospace, Electronics /High Tech, or Oil & Gas preferred
+ At least 3 years of experience in negotiating and selling consulting projects
+ Foundational understanding of Data Science principles and methods
+ At least 2 years of experience in hands on ETL script development and batch processing.
**About Business Unit**
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
**Your Life @ IBM**
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
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For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
**Being You @ IBM**
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.