Big Data Architect – 434426

Revel IT

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Reference: 434426
Our client has a contract need for a Big Data Architect who will serve as the senior architect on a transformation initiative of a content curation system, developing, maintaining and reviewing application architecture throughout the project. He/she will establish, maintain and review enterprise architecture models with a focus on Microservices in cloud environment, to enable applications development and decision-supporting activities, consistent with Technology plans.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to and apply Technology industry best practices, ensuring architectural design continuity across Technology, analytics, and chemistry divisions.
  • Provide leadership in the research, development and adherence to application standards and patterns.
  • Provide leadership with service level agreements and processes (i.e., Walkthrough and Approval processes, Program/System documentation, Status Reporting, Escalation, Change Management, Problem Management, Software Development Methodology, etc.).
  • Responsible for the planning and design of both on-prem and cloud-based infrastructure solutions in support of chemical curation and Registry platforms.
  • Participate in a cross-functional Technology Architecture groups that review designs from an enterprise perspective.
  • Support proof of concept efforts by working with the user team or vendor during meetings/presentations, crafting conceptual solutions, assisting with time estimates, and documenting designs.
  • Oversee and approve the creation of architecture documentation.
  • Create or review Technology plans that manage clear and realistic expectations of what technology can offer in terms of products, services, and delivery mechanisms.
  • Support and mentor less experienced architecture staff.


  • Bachelor’s Degree required and Master’s/Advanced Degree desirable in computer science or a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • End-to-end experience with information solutions involving digital assets, workflow management, and unstructured data processing
  • Experience in Big data solutions with the technologies like Hadoop, Spark, Python, NoSQL and Cassandra; cloud solution and data architecture experience (preferable AWS)
  • Proven ability to gain knowledge of new technologies and conduct proof of concepts of well-established and innovative enterprise software tools
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, accountability, written and verbal communication skills and time management 

Revel IT (formerly known as Fast Switch) is one of the fastest-growing, privately held, IT Staffing companies in the nation. Our client base includes 32% of the Fortune 25. We have major offices in Dublin, OH, Phoenix, AZ, Los Angeles, CA, and Austin, TX and are rapidly expanding into new markets from coast to coast.

  • In addition to standard health and 401k benefits, we offer referral bonuses and training/continuing education opportunities.
  • 5-year client retention: 99%
  • No. 1 supplier with customers: 53%
  • Top 3 supplier with customers: 77%
  • Consultant retention: 94%

We do our jobs in a way that brings delight every day to our clients and the people who work with us. Life is simply too short to grind through every day as a small cog in a huge recruiting machine. As a young and high energy company, we aim to help consultants and candidates land fulfilling jobs that offer real career growth.

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