Big Data Architect

  • New York, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Mackenzie Search:

Great talent is both rare and valued....... the ability to recognize great talent is even more rare!


One premise remains constant, even with the technological advances over the past half-century:

It takes Tier-1 Leadership & Talent to build Strong, Successful Organizations! That's where Mackenzie comes in.

Mackenzie was founded in 1992 to grow strong LifeScience, Animal Science, HealthCare and Technology companies with their most important asset - Talent, and to become the preeminent consulting firm in our space. Those goals have been accomplished time and time again as Mackenzie has been recognized simultaneously and in consecutive years (Business Journal Book of lists) as the Mid-Atlantics top firm, with offices nationwide. Along the way we have completed thousands of searches from the Boardroom to the C-Suite, and from the Sales Field to the Scientific Bench on both the Business and Manufacturing sides of an organization. Mackenzie has expanded Start-ups and Conglomerates locally, regionally, and nationally and filled just about every position in the organizational matrix.

Job Description

Company needs Architect with Big Data Technologies experience (BigTable, Hadoop/Hbase, Cassandra, etc), that can provide technical direction towards re-architecting the Data Model and Access Platform that will in turn create a reliable and scalable data platform that provides standard interfaces to queries and support analytics for security related sets.

For this position you must have a passion for Big Data technologies, and have an excellent understanding of Big Data Analytics platforms and ETL.  You will be the technical architect and point person for the data platform so you must have extensive experience with data implementations, data storage/distribution, and extensive experience with open source projects like Apache Hadoop or Cassandra.



    -15 years overall experience that includes:

     2+ years hands-on experience with Hadoop stack (MapReduce Programming paradigm, HBase, Pig, Hive Cassandra

    2+ years experience with administration, configuration management, monitoring, debugging, benchmarking and performance of Hadoop/Cassandra

    5+ years experience with open source software platforms and languages (Java, Linux, Apache, Perl/Python/PHP)

    A Plus:

    Experience with high-scale or distributed RDBMS (Teradata, Netezza, Greenplum, Aster Data, Vertica) wi

    Knowledge of cloud comuting infrastructure (Amazon Web services EC2, Elastic MapReduce) and considerations for scalable, distributed systems

    Additional Information


      • $300k + DOE - Excellent benefits
      • If interested, please follow the link that is provided - Elaine DeJoy, Mackenzie Search Group