At Sapient Global Markets, we are quite literally on the front lines of the biggest issues facing the global markets leaders today – investment banks, asset management firms, wealth managers, oil and energy firms, and government and regulatory agencies. Driving transformation and leading change within these industries requires big thinkers who bring insight, knowledge, technical acumen and passion for innovation. We offer the opportunity to join a recognized leader in developing and delivering ground-breaking solutions for today’s dynamic global marketplace and an award-winning culture that fosters growth and leadership.
Provide techno-functional leadership for the services provided for projects using hybrid clouds, cloud migration, and the implementation of cloud management platforms
Lead the design, planning and implementation of cloud/big data solutions
Translate the client’s business requirements into application design
Establish high and mid-level project plans
Lead risk and estimation efforts
Support business development and proposal work
Manage performance and capacity issues / risks
Verify technical feasibility and validate solution options for the requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
Fluent English language skills a must
Excellent communication, presentation and facilitation skills
Good understanding of the full software development life cycle
Experience in delivering against tight timelines
5 years delivering and supporting data analytics platforms and tools (e.g. database design, data warehouse, metadata management, search and text analytics, SAS, R, BI tools)
Experience with BI and Analytics tools (e.g. Apache Spark, Firehouse), data warehousing and data repositories (e.g. Teradata, Redshift, Hadoop), Cloud based analytical platforms , Search and Text Analytics and a variety of Data Management and Data Integration platforms and tools
Proven leadership and managerial skills to manage client accounts and lead teams of 20+ people, throughout the project lifecycle.
Working knowledge of all infrastructure domains including data centres, networks, storage, servers, service monitoring and end user computing
Experience with leading cloud platforms across SAAS, PAAS and IAAS.
Experience with major cloud providers including Amazon AWS, Cloud Foundry and Microsoft Azure (Preferred)
Familiar with ITIL processes for IT service management
IT strategy experience for planning migrations to public or hybrid clouds including program planning and costing