Sr. Data Cloud Solutions Architect (Azure/Databricks/Hadoop)

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Posted 41 days ago | Updated 3 days ago


Depends on Experience
Full Time
No Travel Required


Azure / Databricks
Big Data
Computer Science
data management
data engineering
solutions architecture
systems architecture

Job Details

Sr. Cloud Solutions Architect (Azure, DataBricks, Hadoop)

Perm Position (no sponsorship)



The Sr. Application Solutions Architect role is within the Information Management Office for our Fortune 200 utility client. The team is responsible for Enterprise level design, consulting and support of varied data, data analytics, content management and AI technology. This role will help provide guidance and support for both existing and new applications. A successful candidate will be self-motivated, communicate easily with persons at all levels and help set and guide strategic focus as a senior level role in the team reporting to the technology director.

Technologies are varied and continue to evolve in this space hence a key trait required is the ability to multi-task between varied initiatives while learning key facets of varied technologies. It also requires some production support of existing processes and technologies while offering the opportunity to enhance and move those technologies and processes further for the organization.


Serve on the Cloud Center of Excellence helping set direction for cloud in the organization.

Consult on existing technologies and help adopt new ones.

Remain up to date on emerging technology. Educate the team on these and when they should be leveraged.

Support existing systems and processes including Shared Data Platform in Azure, DataBricks and Hadoop.

Develop design paradigms to be used and scale at an enterprise level.

Collaborate with end users to identify needs, gaps and opportunities for improved data management and analytical solution delivery.

Collaborate with peers; mentoring team members to enhance skills and abilities; providing leadership as required.



Bachelor s degree or higher in in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or related Engineering field is required.

Proven knowledge of solutions architecture is required

10+ years of experience working in a fast-paced, competitive organization driven by data and enabled by technology is required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Strong technical competency and programming skills in large-scale systems using coding/querying languages including several of Python, R, C#, Java, PowerShell, Various ETL methodologies, T-SQL, and PL-SQL.

Strong knowledge of operating systems such as Linux and Windows.

Strong knowledge of cloud systems architecture preferably in Azure.

Working knowledge of Hadoop, Kubernetes, Docker, Kerberos, and related technologies.

Working knowledge of streaming data, ingestion pipelines, and generalized data engineering practices is desired.

Knowledge supporting Big Data in the Azure cloud is preferred.

Effective communication (verbal/written) and leadership skills to foster enterprise influence on data-driven business decision-making

Ability to transform technical jargon into meaningful business insight at varying levels of the organization

Comprehensive consulting skills with proven ability to work with and influence others

Excellent customer service skills and focus on delivery with a positive attitude

Self-starter with ability to work independently with minimal guidance

Continuous self-learner with perspective on industry trends in the data space

Ability to handle multiple assignments and conflicting priorities

Ability to build productive relationships with a focus on cooperation and teamwork

Synergis serves a myriad of clients across nearly all industries, from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies. The outcomes of these relationships are demonstrated in a growing list of more than 300 clients and industry recognition by Inc. magazine and the Atlanta Business Chronicle. From its foundation in 1997, Synergis has been successfully recruiting and placing IT professionals in all areas of information technology. For more information about Synergis, please visit the company website at .

Synergis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

For immediate consideration, please forward your resume to Christy Cifreo at