Principal Big Data Analytics Enterprise Architect

Newbury, Berkshire
Posting date:11 Apr, 2018
Principal Big Data Analytics Enterprise Architect – (Platform & Tools) Location: Newbury /Paddington     About the Opportunity   Imagine working where you have the agility of a start-up and the resources of a global corporate. A place where sophisticated technologies and like-minded colleagues combine, equipping you to turn invisible, unstructured data into something incredible. Where predictive, prescriptive and cognitive analysis reveal what’s possible – so you can make it powerful.   We are looking for talented individuals with a blend of ability, self-motivation and a real passion for data and technology to come and join us.     What you will do: As part of the Analytics Centre of Excellence, the Big Data Analytics Enterprise Architect assumes accountability for the design and evolution of the big data analytics architectures in Vodafone Group.   You will provide deep and industry leading technical expertise in the area of Hadoop, spark, Apache tools for Platform & Tools to support the development of Analytics Support Strategy for Vodafone globally, which directly influences the spend of £B’s annually in analytics.   This deep expertise in Hadoop and related tools area is essential to ensure our platform strategies deliver platform& Tools leadership, drive innovation and cost efficiency, delight our customers.   This team is responsible for setting the strategy and evolution vision for Hadoop platforms (be it hybrid or singular) for Vodafone including its AMAP markets.    About you:   You will be the trusted advisor from the requirements definition, through the delivery phase and the evolution of the platforms, especially in terms of new functionalities and integration of new tools and will enjoy bring innovation in processes and products as part of your contribution to the team. you need to be hands on in testing and working with the tools and create HLD documents that will establish the standards, blueprints and benchmarks to install, operate and maintain the platform & Tools.    Your experience: Hadoop distribution Cloudera, MAPR, HortonworksExperience with Spark/Flunk, storm, Kudu, Ignite, Impala and other Apache suite of toolsStreaming pipelines using Kafka.Platform monitoring tools like SPlunk etcIntegration strategy into analytic tools selected by Analytics or reporting teams.Create a Platform &Tools COE within ACOE to cater to specific needs of analytics.University educated preferably in fields of CS, and sciencesStrategy development and business modelling skills high desirable About Vodafone Group At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers.   As we evolve into a truly digital company, Vodafone Group Technology spans across the entire Vodafone footprint and drives our technology advancements, to enable us to be the best and most secure in unified communications. We empower our consumer and enterprise customers to be confidently and securely connected. Our unique capabilities create the best voice and data to our customers and continue our advancement in the Internet of Things (IOT), BIG Data, Cybersecurity, Cloud & Hosting, TV and Video. We’re heading to an exciting future – fancy being part of our Vodafone Gigabit growth?    What’s in it for you? We’ll help you be the best you can be, with dedicated support and mentoring, plenty of opportunity to develop and progress – plus a solid dedication to work-life balance. It all means you’ll have everything you need to advance your career, and achieve your full potential.   As well as a generous basic salary, annual company bonus, you also have 28 day’s holiday, company pension scheme, Life Insurance, product discounts and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.   Please advise if you require any alterations or adjustments to support you through our recruitment process. If so please contact us at Qualifications -

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