1+ months

Lead Data Architect

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
*Primary Location: *6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications Inc
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202001322
Cox Communications is looking for a Big Data Architect to be a core
member of the Cox Media Technology team. In this role, you will be responsible
for the data engineering design and implementation in a hands-on capacity. You
will implement and drive industry best practices for data ingestion, modeling, structure,
and storage with optimal data processing throughput results. You
will operate under general supervision and in continuous collaboration with
Developers, Architects, boundary Data experts and key Stakeholders. The Data Architect will have expertise in
cloud/prem platforms and data framework to support the enablement of analytics
and Machine Learning capabilities, ultimately driving key insights for the

*Primary Responsibilities and Essential Duties :*

* Develop
and propose technology solutions based on client needs, modern architecture
best practices, and roadmap/desired target state of Big Data/Hadoop at Cox.
* Provide
input to the strategic direction of technology investments to assist in the
development of the enterprise architecture and maximize the return on
technology investment.
* Assist
in the development, testing,
and implementation of technology solutions, and report on delivery commitments
to ensure solutions are implemented as expected and to agreed timeframes.
* Design
and architect an integrated and strategic Cloud Solution/ data framework for
operational and analytical data needs that align to Enterprise standards.
* Create
solution prototypes including hands-on coding and configuration.
* Lead
technology selection processes.
* Define
features, phases, and solution requirements in collaboration with senior
management and stakeholders.
* Effectively
communicate expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear
* Liaise
with client stakeholders and solution development teams on an ongoing basis.
* Set
and continually manage expectations with team members and other stakeholders.

* *

Qualifications: *Minimum:*

* Must have a strong technical background with IT architecture specially within Hadoop Technologies and Hadoop experience creating high level design and solution architectures.

* Proven experience with enterprise application integration and Hybrid Cloud and Hadoop solutions.

* Experienced in cloud architecture, design, and hands on knowledge of Hadoop core services such as Hive, Spark, Kafka, Hbase, Impala.

* Must be experienced in software development.

* Must be able to demonstrate both breadth and depth of understanding of architectures such as SOA, microservice, and client-server.

* Strong understanding of modern CI/CD practices, including containerization and other forms of virtualization.

* Excellent communication skills.

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

* Demonstrated ability to lead large scale software projects to successful completion on time and on budget.

* Able to work and communicate effectively with other talented IT professionals, execute independently, and handle multiple concurrent projects.

* Ability to lead large scale data projects in a cloud or cloud/ on premise hybrid model.

* Ability to use AWS as a cloud platform for Data Services* *


* Bachelors Degree required in either Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering or related field.

* Excellent client management skills: ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, especially at a level that Director and C-Level executives can understand.

* Needs to adapt to various client environments. Strong database design skills - both relational and non-relational.

* Technical certifications and advanced degrees are a plus.

* Passion for helping growing companies achieve success.

* Ability to perform management and Design of Data resources and catalogs across AWS using a combination of S3, Athena, EMR, AWS Glue, RDS and Lake Formation

* Ability to use and interface with Tableau, Power Bi


Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.


Posted: 2021-02-04 Expires: 2021-05-19

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