Technical Lead/Big Data Architect

  • Equifax,
  • Alpharetta, GA
  • 10 hours ago
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Architect, Analytical, Java, IT, Development, Architecture, Exchange
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Who is Equifax?

Equifax is a global information solutions company that uses trusted unique data, creative analytics, technology and industry expertise to power organizations and individuals around the world by transforming knowledge into insights that help make more informed business and personal decisions.

Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our people makes a difference in our business.

We are looking for individuals who can help us disrupt the marketplace. You will do this by delivering leading-edge technology to build and deliver unparalleled customized insights that enrich both the performance of businesses and the lives of consumers.

We will give you the opportunity to drive innovation and automation across the enterprise. This will include tool and process integrations across all business units within Equifax globally.

  • The individual in this position will be responsible for guiding global teams on the technical design and implementation of Analytical platforms in AWS and GCP using cloud native big data technology stack.
  • Migrate on-prem Hadoop systems to Cloud native solutions globally.
  • Manage large volumes of data on a Hadoop BigData platforms and provide access using analytical tools (R, Hive, Hue, Presto, Tableau, Spotfire) to internal users and customers.
  • Partner closely with Data and Analytics users to understand business requirements as well as with Technical leaders of fulfillment platforms to influence the design and implementation for insights deployment.
  • Partner with Product Owners, the infrastructure organization, and vendors to define product roadmap, tool/product selection, and provide infrastructure design.

What makes you a great fit for this role?
  • You have attained your Bachelor's degree and have over 5 years of experience working in Technology, with over 3 years building, designing and maintaining enterprise class applications
  • Demonstrated experience working with very large data sets and deep knowledge of building programs that use Hadoop platforms
  • You have experience with core Java development
  • You have over 2 years of hands-on experience with cloud computing technologies in AWS or GCP.
  • You have 5+ years of hands-on experience in big data technologies
  • You possess a deep understanding of Hadoop and ecosystem tools such as Map/Reduce, Hive, Pig, Scoop, Impala, YARN, Spark, etc.
  • You possess hand-on experience in analytical tools like Spotfire, Tableau, or Looker for Big Data
  • You possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, communicating with team members at various levels, including engaging with business leaders, internal customers, and product management
  • You're experienced working with Agile/Scrum based development teams and able to run Agile/Scrum-based projects
  • Experience in leading technical staff; on-shore and off-shore
  • Ability to share ideas among a collaborative team and drive the team based on technical expertise and learning, sharing standard methodologies
  • A solid grasp of regulations and security requirements governing access to data in Big Data systems
  • Sound understanding of Insight delivery systems for batch and online
  • A real passion for and the ability to learn new technologies

What will make you stand out?
  • Experience interacting with Data Scientists and Data Stewards to understand data needs
  • Hands-on experience with building and global rollout of enterprise grade BigData solutions

The Perks of being an Equifax Employee?

We offer an excellent compensation packages with high-reaching market salaries and 401k matching, along with the works: comprehensive healthcare packages, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

To speak to us about this role in more detail apply online.


This position sits in our Alpharetta location, which includes a state of the art gym / fitness center, onsite dry cleaning services, onsite caf with "Grab & Go" selections and mobile pay options, food trucks Monday through Thursday, and car wash services.

Primary Location:
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Function - IT Development and Client Services

Full time

Company Information

Equifax is a global data, analytics, and technology company. We believe knowledge drives progress. We blend unique data, analytics, and technology with a passion for serving customers globally, to create insights that power decisions to move people forward. Headquartered in Atlanta, Equifax operates or has investments in 24 countries in North America, Central and South America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. It is a member of Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500® Index, and its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol EFX. Equifax employs approximately 11,000 employees worldwide. 

Dice Id : 10184596
Position Id : J00081040
Originally Posted : 5 months ago

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