Data Engineering & Architecture Manager- Finance/Banking

Saudi Arabia Riyadh JOB NO. 00868336

Job Description

Data Engineering & Architecture Manager- Finance/Banking

Location:  Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


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Role Introduction


  • Financial Services background with extensive experience in banking, tech stack and enterprise architecture
  • Very good understanding of Big Data & Analytics landscape with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Strong Unix Shell Scripting & Basic Administration
  • Strong Object-Oriented Programming experience e.g. Java or C++ or Python or Scala
  • Very good experience in Hortonworks or Cloudera
  • Strong Knowledge of RDBMS and NoSQL, HBASE
  • Strong Knowledge of SQOOP and HIVE, IMPALA, SPARK
  • Thorough experience in Ingesting, parsing, integrating, and managing large sets of structured and unstructured data
  • Good experience of CDC & Replication
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in building end to end architecture using distributed and Big Data ecosystem components
  • Very good experience in delivering the scalable data and AI/ML architecture by understanding client requirements
  • Very good exposure on open source technologies related to big data
  • Strong Object-Oriented or functional programming experience
  • Very good experience in designing event driven architecture
  • Strong Knowledge of RDBMS, SMP, MPP and NoSQL
  • Strong Knowledge of distributed systems, data integration and streaming processing
  • Very good knowledge of metadata, data catalog and MDM
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
  • Strong customer facing experience to lead the architecture discussions with technical and business teams
  • Cloud architecture and implementation knowledge (nice to have - Certified by the public cloud providers such as Azure, AWS or GCP)


Optional but preferred:

  • Reasonable knowledge of data security and governance
  • Reasonable knowledge of infrastructure technologies
  • Good knowledge of BI solutions
  • Should be able to translate requirements into business solutions
  • SQL on Hadoop
  • Ambari
  • Cloud implementation, architecture (especially Azure for the Azure architect)



Why join us?


  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues
  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools
  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards
  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends
  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live


Next Steps


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