Job Description :
Description:







Design, build and implement data and application infrastructure solutions
Design and implement master data management and database access methods
Work on new systems planning, overall security best practices and automation
Provide advice and make decisions about which on premise and cloud technologies would be suitable to use for various projects, assess and evaluate risk for the solutions as required
Application functional and performance monitoring, root cause analysis and resolution
Design and maintain environment configuration specifications, manage upgrade and deployment processes through all lifecycle stages
Understand business strategies and requirements and develop necessary technical designs and plans to ensure projects and solutions satisfy those needs
Mentor, educate, and train colleagues as needed
Assist in support of business development opportunities as requested
Act as a contributing member of the project team from project inception to completion
Work with project teams to help determine and advise the technical scope for new projects
Maintain understanding of how work and decisions fit into the broader organizational and team picture
Work with procurement on costing information and quotes as necessary for the technical solutions designed
Produce and maintain high quality technical documentation for systems, applications and processes
Keep skills updated and remain proactively aware of happenings and current events in the industry




Skills, Knowledge and Abilities


10+ years of hands-on experience working with data tools within the Microsoft data platform with a demonstrated understanding of most of the following technologies and one or more languages


Data Visualization Tools: Power BI, Tableau, Arcadia, Qlik
Big Data Technologies: Hadoop, Spark, Data Lakes, NoSQL, Hive, Pig, Spark, Oozie, StreamSets
Azure: Azure SQL Databases, HDInsight, Azure Data Warehouse, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake and Azure Data Lake Analytics
Scripting: Perl, PowerShell, SQL, Azure Automation
Development Languages: C#, C/C++, Python, Java, Scala
Predictive Analytics: R, Azure Machine Learning
Creation, deployment and management of containers; Docker and Kubernetes experience a plus
Creation, deployment and management of Cloud based resources; Azure experience required, AWS a plus
IT Automation and Configuration Management; Azure DevOps, Chef, Puppet, or Ansible experience


10+ years of hands-on experience building, configuring, managing and supporting Windows and Linux operating systems
Knowledge of cloud and hybrid-cloud implementations including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS
Experience managing and mentoring employees with a proven track record of growing talent from within an organization
Strong analytical and reasoning skills that result in clear technical execution
Ability to translate requirements into clean, efficient and quality technical solutions
Proven ability to prioritize, self-direct and execute at required velocity
Passion to deliver craftsman-quality work both individually and as part of a team
Solid communication skills with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
Desire to learn new skills and grow core competencies


Technical Experience & Education Requirements


10+ years hands-on experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent technical education in a directly related area
Experience designing, building, and evolving enterprise grade platforms and software
IT Infrastructure and cloud design and development
DevOps
Proven history of generating innovative and effective solutions
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Experience with database management and proper systems security best practices
Willingness to work independently and as part of a team
Knowledge of Insurance and Reinsurance a plus