IFS-IFS Central Services-Data Architect- Manager-Kolkata

IFS-IFS Central Services-Data Architect- Manager-Kolkata

PwC
8-11 years
Not Specified

Job Description


Line of ServiceInternal Firm Services
Industry/SectorNot Applicable
SpecialismIFS - Operations
Management LevelManager
Job Description & SummaryPwC delivers operational and managed services solutions to clients across a range of situations often associated with their regulatory, risk and/or compliance agendas. We bring together regulatory insight, highly skilled operational resources and an unrivalled tech offering to provide a high quality and cost-effective solution to operational delivery challenges. Our capabilities stretch across a number of business pillars including Financial Crime Operations, Compliance Operations, Change Management and Customer Management.
The role will be based in Kolkata, however as a result of the wide variety of clients and projects, you may be asked to work in other locations and beyond, sometimes at short notice and sometimes over lengthy periods of time. Your desire and ability to do this will be discussed as part of the recruitment process. Candidates who are unable or do not wish to work on projects in other locations will still be considered.
Role description
Our data engineers are integral to our recent growth and success within our data management & engineering division. You will be working on high profiled client projects by supporting our engagement teams with a variety of engineering tasks and will be responsible for continuing the success PwC has had in cloud technologies including performing ETL, the creation and maintenance of cloud infrastructure, development of data warehousing and lakes, productionising algorithms, assessing pipelines, and keeping the team at the leading edge of cloud technologies.
The Data Engineer will be required to support engagement teams with a number of tasks, which are supported through various data collection, interrogation and visualisation activities.
As a Manager you will be able to resolve unusual and nonstandard problems and issues you are aware of alternative options and approaches to situations, can guide and advise others in this skill and are able to look ahead and anticipate. You display extensive practical experience and applied knowledge of the subject in a wide range of work situations. You are seen as a role model for others and people will seek your advice. As a manager, it is highly likely that you will be involved in coaching or mentoring activities related to this skill.
Our ideal candidate is one that has

  • A solid technical background with demonstrable data engineering skills gained in a practical environment.

  • Had demonstrable success within a range of complex project environments and sectors.

  • A proven ability to integrate well into a team and build relationships with key stakeholders.

  • Ability to work as part of a larger team and take responsibility for the work you deliver.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Is adaptable and open minded to deal with changing business needs.

  • Is open to pursuing professional qualifications, certifications and training.

  • Is technically minded to create innovative solutions to complex problems.

  • Proven analytical and skeptical mindset with an ability to develop solutions to technical problems

  • Is curious to challenge the status quo and push the boundaries of technology.

  • Can work across a wide range of tasks at one time and work to deadlines.

Those with only theoretical viewpoints in Data Engineering in cloud technologies will not be considered.
Key activities include, but not be limited to

  • Designing and implementing extract, transform and load (ETL) pipelines to enable our projects (including those from 3rd party sources and APIs)

  • Designing and implementing data models across the different initiatives in the team

  • Architecting and designing technical solutions based on industry standards using IaaS, PaaS and SaaS capabilities.

  • Identifying and patching issues and bugs identified in the pipeline/architecture

  • Resolving issues regarding data quality, cleansing, integration and migration

  • Working as part of a data specialist team to deliver quality service to engagement client

  • Providing access and identity management to onboard new customers onto the pre-existing platform

  • Communicating with key stakeholders to define data requirements to support business issues / queries, including collecting, analysing, interpreting, and translating the result to non-technical stakeholders

Essential requirements

  • More than 8 years experience in a data engineering role accompanied with demonstrable knowledge and/or certificates.

  • Experience across data engineering disciplines including data governance, quality, migration, modelling, pipelining and warehousing

  • Strong understanding in big data and distribution architecture.

  • Experience working with Hadoop/Spark.

  • Experience with Azure Data Factory, Databricks and Synapse or comparable.

  • Experience with Azure Data Lakes and Data Warehousing or comparable.

  • Advanced working knowledge of SQL.

  • Fluency in Python, PySpark or R

  • Significant practical experience working with cloud platforms (Azure strongly preferred)

  • Experience in building and maintaining data pipelines and architecture

  • Experience with both PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) and IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service)

  • Understanding of cloud native application, micro-services, containers, Kubernetes and related cloud infrastructure and architecture

Additional skills / experience that will be beneficial

  • Experience in Azure DevOps (CI/CD).

  • Experience with noSQL databases.

  • Experience with Graph Databases.

  • Experience working with the Microsoft Azure cloud-based ecosystem.

  • Experience working with Agile methodologies.

  • BPSS or SC security clearances are desirable.

  • Undergraduate degree (e.g. BSc, BA).

What is in it for you
As we're responsive to client demands, your role will be varied and challenging, providing you with an opportunity to work with a wide variety of high profile clients. We're also exceptionally passionate about providing you with the necessary skills, experience and training to help you develop both personally and professionally.
Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)Degrees/Field of Study required:Degrees/Field of Study preferred:
Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)
Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)
Travel RequirementsNot Specified
Available for Work Visa SponsorshipNo
Government Clearance RequiredNo

About PwC

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Job Source : www.pwc.in

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