IBM Big Data Architect in BANGALORE, India

Job Description

About IBM:

IBM India since 1992 provides solutions and services spanning all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

Business Unit Introduction:

IBM GTS Labs is the technology labs for the largest business of IBM - Global Technology Services (GTS). Its mission is to transform GTS through software development and continuous delivery, establishing a User-centric Secure DevOps framework for GTS, developing and deploying advanced automation, creating and enhancing many service offerings, transforming clients with hybrid cloud, analytics, and cognitive capabilities, and building the IBM Services Platform with Watson. Having presence across 25 countries, we are transforming all industries with our solutions – spanning healthcare, financial services to transportation, energy and retail and becoming more essential to clients every day.

Who you are:

  • You will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline, architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams.

  • You are an experienced data pipeline builder and data wrangler who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up.

What You will do:

  • As a Data Architect, you will support our software developers, database architects, data analysts and data scientists on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects.

  • Self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products.

  • You will be excited by the prospect of optimizing or even re-designing our company’s data architecture to support our next generation of products and data initiatives.

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You can work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you

  • Work with a team of highly motivated architects and software developers to create hybrid cloud solutions

  • Candidates will participate in developing complex ‘First of a Kind’ solutions using IBM and open-source tools and platforms.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 12 + years of relevant years of experience in data engineering

  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.

  • Experience building and optimizing ‘Big Data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets.

  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.

  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘Big Data’ data stores.

  • Experience with

  • Big Data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc.

  • Relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra.

  • Data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.

  • Stream-Processing systems: Storm, Spark-Streaming, etc.

  • Object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Ability to present statistical results to lay persons in an easy to understand way.

  • Proven communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Experience developing and testing Machine Learning and/or statistical projects.

EO Statement

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.