Job Description :
Product SME (Data)
Subject Matter Expert (Senior

Location: Linthicum MD

Rate: Depends on experience (DOE)

Require FTF

W2 requirements

Duties:
1. Providing professional support services and/or the integration of their respective products.
2. Implement the products based on best Practices
3. Review the current architectural landscape and make appropriate recommendations.
4. Must be able to compare various solutions and determine the one which best fits the need.
5. Designs, develops and maintains infrastructure and backend applications.
6. Provides experience in web application technologies and middleware solutions.
7. Researches new technologies and products for their applicability to business processes.
8. Ensures that the architecture is well planned and in agreement with standards.

Education:
1. A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline. A Master's Degree is preferred.

General Experience:
1. At least 12 years of experience in architecting cloud based multi user environment with expertise in planning, designing, building, and implementing IT application modernization / implementation effort.
2. Must have a strong background in software engineering principles and techniques.
3. At least five (5) years of the required twelve (12) years of experience must be in the direct supervision and management of major projects that involve providing professional support services and/or the integration, implementation and transition of large complex system and subsystem architectures.
4. Must demonstrate a broad understanding of client IT environmental issues and solutions and be a recognized expert within the IT industry.
5. Must demonstrate advanced abilities to team and mentor and possess demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communication skills.
6. Information architecture and Product/application roadmap planning
7. Technical architecture including software and hardware sizing and capacity planning
8. Knowledge of applications such as MarkLogic, MongoDB, Cloud, BI, NoSQL, Big Data, Cloudera, Qlik, EAI and ESB/Workflow based decision systems


Special Qualifications:


Cloudera Consultant (One position)

1. Indepth knowledge of setting up and running Cloudera Hadoop clusters
2. Having a Consulting background and/or comfort in working with customers
3. Demonstrated experience gathering and understanding customer business requirements
4. Indepth knowledge on how to create and debug Hadoop jobs
5. Familiarity with data warehousing concepts
6. Knowledge of distributed systems
7. Experience architecting and building complex data pipelines and ETL.
8. Knowledge of common ETL packages / libraries
9. Understanding of configuration management systems (e.g. Ansible) and concepts behind mass configuration
10. Key areas of experience:
11. Concurrency and synchronization
12. High availability and business continuity
13. Queuing patterns and pipeline design
14. Batch operations
15. Messaging systems and patterns
16. Solid OS / networking fundamentals
17. Virtual memory management
18. File system design
19. Optimization and troubleshooting
20. System administration knowledge

Informatica Consultant (Two positions)

1. Minimum of 8 years of technology experience
2. Strong background with RDBMS/SQL, ETL tools
3. Unix/Linux Operating System
4. ETL knowledge and tools (Informatica BDM)
5. Hands on Experience leveraging Big Data platform with Informatica Suite of products.
6. Experience architecting, designing, implementing and developing leveraging various informatica tools:
- BDM
- Axon
- EDC (formerly, EIC)
- IDL
- TDM

Qlik Consultant (One position)

1. 5 years of Experience with administering and suppoirting the different Qlik Products (QlikView/Qlik Sense/nPrinting/GeoAnalytics/ QAP platform
2. Responsible for deployment and publishing of Reports/applications
3. Implement and maintain security
4. Provide suggestions on Server and scalability across each environment
5. Troubleshoot issues, both from a development as well as a performance standpoint
6. Develop a practical roadmap for an enterprise-wide BI reporting and analytics platform.
7. Should define the overall BI data architecture, including ETL processes, ODS, EDW, data marts and data lakes.
8. Recommend appropriate technologies to support the implementation of the BI roadmap. Work with the data architect to insure that logical and physical data models support the analytic needs of the business.
9. Provide BI technical and architectural guidance to projects and teams, ensuring that new initiatives enable effective data reporting.