Posted: Monday, May 8, 2017 8:55 PM
Location Available: Los Angeles area, CA
ZS is the worlds largest consulting firm focused exclusively on improving business performance through sales and marketing consulting solutions, from customer insights and strategy to analytics, operations and technology. Together, we design and implement strategies that lead to greater market share, more competitive operations and increased use of todays latest technologies. From 22 offices worldwide, ZS professionals draw on deep industry and domain expertise to deliver impact where it matters for clients. We are particularly known for our expertise in the pharmaceutical and health care sectors, yet work across a range of industries.
ZS Business Technology group helps companies define and execute their technology strategy by designing, building and operating the business intelligence (BI), big data, cloud, data management, dashboard and analytics capabilities that are at the core of sales and marketing operations.
The Solution Delivery team implements technology:based big data solutions by guiding the design and architecture of advanced analytics platforms and applications. In addition, this team configures ZS proprietary software used to streamline business processes for commercial groups at client organizations. This team takes overall ownership of the delivery of the technical solution leading the design and development phases and collaborating with other teams for business requirements and system testing.
SENIOR TECHNOLOGY ANALYST/BIG DATA
:Partner with solution delivery lead to build comprehensive implementation project plans with well:defined tasks and owners;
:Implement design and development phases innovative big data solutions to solve business problems across multiple client engagements;
:Leverage information from requirements:gathering phase and utilize past experience to design a flexible and scalable solution;
:Coordinate on:shore/off:shore teams;
:Collaborate with other team members (involved in the requirements gathering, testing, roll:out and operations phases) to ensure seamless transitions;
:Articulate the advantages or disadvantages of various big data technologies across a variety of client use cases.
:A bachelors/masters degree in Computer Science or related field from a top university; MBA is desirable;
:4:6 years of professional experience in IT, IT services or consulting work;
:1:2 years of experience in the development of open source big data platforms, including: Hadoop, Hive, HBase, Pig, Spark, Sqoop, Flume, Kafka;
:Pprogramming experience in SQL, Java, Python, R, Scala;
:Experience developing 2:3 end:to:end big data/cloud based solutions across multiple technologies;
:Proven ability to lead both on:shore and off:shore teams in the development of big data solutions;
:Deep expertise in the principals and architecture of various technologies within the big data stack is required;
:Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in interpersonal and written formats;
:Familiarity with agile development and DevOps best practices preferred.
ZS is a global consulting firm; English fluency is required, additional fluency in at least one European or Asian language is highly desired.
Candidates must possess work authorization for their intended country of employment. An on:line application, including a cover letter expressing interest and a full set of transcripts (official or unofficial), is required to be considered.
ZS Associates offers a competitive compensation package with salary and bonus incentives, complete medical/dental/life insurance programs and retirement benefits. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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• Location: Los Angeles
• Post ID: 115228978 losangeles