Architect in North Chicago, Illinois | DiversityInc Careers


Do you want to help build a team from the ground-up? We are looking to add a team lead to help build an integration team focused on big data in the marketing analytics space. The team will be working with data in the multi-terabyte to multi-petabyte range and responsible for analyzing, recommending and implementing big-data technologies to solve real-world business problems.


This is a technical role, and will involve technology architecture/strategy (50%), writing code (30%), and people management (20%).


Job Requirements

  • Data analytics
    • Familiarity with the statistics, math, and/or data analytics space
    • Experience in Finance, Ad-tech, marketing a plus
  • Big Data ecosystem
    • Hadoop, HDFS
    • SQL / Hive
    • One or more of the following: Spark/Scala/Python/Java
    • One of the following: Cloudera / Hortonworks / MapR
  • AWS
    • Capacity planning
    • Scalability
    • Environment migration
    • Cost management
    • VM / containerization 
  • Management
    • Managing one or more direct reports
    • Interfacing with senior management for status reports, SWOT analysis
    • Experience working with offshore engineering teams
  • Agile environment
    • Familiarity with agile ceremonies and processes
  • Experience:
    • 8+ years as a software developer
    • 2+ year of management experience
    • Degree in computer science, or relevant education


Nice to have:

  • Something on github we can look at
  • Ability to travel 2-4 weeks per year (within continental US)