About The Role
A top financial services firm in London is looking for a Senior Technical Architect to help drive the build-out of a brand-new Enterprise Analytics Platform. This will serve a new single, centralised Data Repository for the entire firm and impact over 10,000 users globally!
You will be responsible for driving the technology roadmap of the group, introducing modern technologies, and also help with the journey in migrating to the Public Cloud.
The ideal candidate will have an exceptional understanding of modern Big Data tech and still be comfortable getting to low-level details with the engineers. The team is currently working with a stack that includes Java, Kubernetes, Docker, Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Impala and they are always looking at the newest Big Data and Opensource technologies!
Demonstratable experience working with Big Data technologies.
Strong design principles, and able to design scalable distributed architectures.
Hands-on programming experience in Java, Scala or Python
Interest in Cloud Computing – experience with GCP is highly advantageous.
Good communication skills and an ability to speak with senior business stakeholders.
Highly competitive salary
Excellent bonus structure
Generous holiday allowance