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Specialist solution architect

Job Req ID:  11543
Posting Date:  26-May-2023
Function:  Data & AI

RMZ Ecoworld, Devarabeesanahal, Bengaluru, India

Salary:  Competitive

About BT

BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.
We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.
So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT.

Skills Required

•    Designing and governing data platforms, products and services for user consumption across several user personas (Data Engineers, Data Scientists, Data Analysts) 
•    Worked with various data modelling tools such as Erwin or any other similar tools
•    Providing an opinion for data architecture solutions for Cloud applications and data migration to cloud based environments 
•    Knowledge of complex data structures and the ability enhance the data to be integrated across the business 
•    Conceptual knowledge of data and analytics, such as dimensional modelling, ETL, reporting tools, data governance, data warehousing, structured and unstructured data
•    Knowledge of marketing technologies such as Adobe Experience Cloud and Pega 
•    Knowledge about Collibra and meta data tools would be advantageable

•    Effective communicator: Stays up to date with business trends and is recognized as a Business SME and informs about issues/new developments that relate to the strategy
•    Strong Data Architecture experience.
•    Experience with cloud technologies, GCP (Preferred) and AWS.
•    Experience in Data modelling/Data warehouse modernization/Cloud based data lakes
•    Experience with Google data services (BigQuery, BigTable, Dataproc, Dataflow, Airflow or Cloud composer-DAG, Cloud SQL, Cloud spanner, etc).
•    Experience with Big Data technologies: Spark, Kafka
•    Hands on experience in migrating the on-premises data pipelines and Datawarehouse to Google Cloud Platform
•    Analytical and design skills around the full end-to-end ETL life cycle of data pipelines in large enterprise settings
•    Ability to translate business requirements into technical specifications

Key Responsibilities

• Partner with the Consumer Architecture and  Enterprise Architecture team on the creation  and governing of the conceptual architecture that addresses the high-level business requirements which are required for building Data and AI products and as well as aligned with good engineering principles. Partner with domain leaders and IT business partners to drive data platform and data product adoption in our business 
• Define cloud data platform data products and usage patterns across data solutions e.g. Data Science Sandbox, Marketing technology, ETLs, APIs, integration etc.
• Collaboratively develop platform product principles (e.g., ETL, etc.) and validate solutions architecture for adherence to principle and standards.
• Evaluate and identify specifications, best practices, integration and proper use of cloud services as they relate to overall data platform and marketing technology 
• Lead standard-setting and architecture and ensures successful evolution and adherence to these within project
•    Prepare relevant High- and low-level designs & documentation for end-to-end GCP data solutions (storage, integration, processing, access)
•    Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional/non-functional business requirements.
•    Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
•    Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
•    Design, coordinate and execute pilots, prototypes or proof of concepts, provide validation on specific scenarios and provide deployment guidance
•    Identify, scope and participate in the design and delivery of cloud data platform solutions, data storage, movement and orchestration solutions utilising GCP
•    Design and execute a platform modernisation approach for customers' data environments
•    Collaborate and share best practices/insights with engineering colleagues and the architect community
•    Articulate communication skills to explain complex solutions to external or internal customers in a clear and concise manner, aligned with the ability to adjust style to a varied audience within an organisation.

Who is the BT Group
We're the leading communications provider with customers in 180 countries. Across the world we enable customer's digital transformations so they can thrive. our focus is simple: be the global provider-of-choice for managed network and IT infrastructure services..