Job Description

The Hadoop Application Architect Exec. creates architectural solutions that articulate the business context, conceptual design, and component-level logical design.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
  • Recommends new technologies based upon business value drivers and return on investment; drives new technologies towards implementation and exploitation.
  • Establishes overall architecture vision for the platform and ensures specific components are appropriately designed and leveraged; contributes to the holistic vision of Enterprise Architecture.
  • Understands the construction of platform architecture components and is accountable for overseeing the architecture solution design.
  • Coordinates all platform-level conceptual architecture components (e.g., data architecture, application architecture, technical architecture).
  • Defines, communicates and drives security architecture design and monitors compliance to enterprise-level architectural standards.
  • Defines systems, technical and application architectures for new strategic initiatives; develops and maintains an architectural blueprint and evolutionary roadmap that defines and communicates the strategic direction for these architectures in support of business and technical strategies; able to explain how the roadmap maintains and delivers cost effectiveness, business value, and competitiveness.


  • Requires Bachelor’s degree in related field; 7 years of experience in architecture/design in relevant technology disciplines; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • 12 years of experience in information technologies and/or 8 years of experience in the healthcare industry preferred.
  • Knowledge of Hadoop technical architecture.
  • Experience with Big Data Development and developing Distributed Applications.
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programming and Service Oriented Architecture.
  • Experience with languages like Java, Scala.
  • Experience with traditional RDBMS data warehouse development.
  • Experience developing Data Analytics solutions.


Atlanta GA
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