Due to ongoing growth we require a Solution Architect with experience within Data Science to play a key role in establishing our Poland onsite presence.
This is a long-term role, so ideally looking for the successful candidate to join our growing Poland Architect practice on a permanent basis.
This role is expected to be heavily client facing so you must be able to commit to working with different Clients.
Lead strategic planning, development and implementation of medium-to-large data science solutions or a component of a larger solution, including predictive modeling, unsupervised and supervised learning, and machine learning techniques
Lead on all stages of presales activities for such projects, owning the whole presale process from the Competency Center perspective when required.
Manage the delivery of architectural POCs, where required
Work directly and collaboratively with clients, external data providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure that the solution’s concept / vision is understood and agreed upon
Actively participate in project review and planning sessions. As needed, lead the solution development, drive and supervise end-to-end development cycle (SDLC) or participate in the projects start-up
Be accountable for applications-related quality, performance, availability, scalability, security, and integrity, ensuring application usability, for instance, through a high-quality functional interface to applications.
Identify and mitigate risks associated with specific solution in known contexts
Be accountable for ensuring architectural consistency of recommended technology and its integration with the client’s applications and infrastructure.
Identify and mitigate risks associated the implemented solution in all relevant contexts of the project and wider program
Manage the architectural knowledge transfer from the project development team to the post-go-live support team. Oversea or effect the creation of architectural case study for EPAM’s repository of reusable assets
Drive strategic visioning activities for the practice and competency center. Develop reusable assets, development methods, processes, best practices to accelerate delivery.
Coordinate SA pool on those activities
Drive the program of evaluating the hardware and software platforms, benchmarking of alternative solution architectures, supervise a defined process for provision of structured, reusable results.
Coordinate the direction of R&D activities by SA pool
Keep pace with the innovative technologies and consider possibilities of creating relevant solution offerings. Coordinate architects in developmental direction choice
Consult and supervise all team members, share knowledge. Participate in the assessment of the candidates for SA position.
Mentor other solution architects in practical SA activities. Provide technical guidance and career-planning assistance
Write broad topic and strategic white papers in the course of industry and technology research. Maintain high competency visibility by regular posting in internal newsletters, blogs as well as speaking at internal and external conferences and other events;
create blueprints on customer request. Create technology road
Capable of leadership (influence management) and pragmatism
Fluency in a range of scripting languages, operating systems, and software platforms including but not limited to Linux, Redis, Java, MySQL, Python, Pandas, AWS
Experience in data architecture, data modeling, and database design
Experience working with relational and non-relational databases to retrieve structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data sets
Knowledge of business domains (travel and hospitality, finance, retail, etc.)
Track record of working directly with the customer (i.e. regularly facing customer directly) both remotely and on-site
Presale activities with exposure to customers on billable accounts
Demonstrated experience in solution cost estimation (including tools, tasks, complexity, labor and time) at coarse grain and fine grain levels, with supporting material evidence
Nice to have
Practical experience in performance tuning and optimization, bottleneck problem analysis
Understanding of data modelling challenges and techniques in an enterprise environment
Background in traditional Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence stacks including : ETL : Talend, Informatica, Pentaho, Microsoft SSIS, IBM DataStage, etc MPP Databases : HP Vertica, Pivotal Greenplum, Cloudera Impala, Amazon Redshift Reporting : Tableau, Microsoft Power BI, SAP Business Objects, TIBCO Spotfire, etc Experience in Linux based environments Stream processing : Kafka / Flink / Spark Streaming / Storm
Possibility to be involved in an international project (Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, USA, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, etc.)
English language classes
Vast opportunities for self-development : online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification
Career development center
Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
Possibility to take part in both : corporate and startup environment
Possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects
Relocation package for those who relocates to Krakow, Wroclaw, Katowice or Gdansk from other locations
Benefit package (health care, multisport, lunch tickets, petrol vouchers and shopping vouchers, etc.)
Fruits on a weekly basis
Sponsored sport activities
We kindly ask you to include the following clause in your application : "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie danych osobowych zawartych w niniejszym dokumencie do realizacji procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 10 maja 2018 roku o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz.
Ustaw z 2018, poz. 1000) oraz zgodnie z Rozporządzeniem Parlamentu Europejskiego i Rady (UE) 2016 / 679 z dnia 27 kwietnia 2016 r.
w sprawie ochrony osób fizycznych w związku z przetwarzaniem danych osobowych i w sprawie swobodnego przepływu takich danych oraz uchylenia dyrektywy 95 / 46 / WE (RODO)"
Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted