Data Scientist in Atlanta, GA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  866074

**Please apply directly to Kelly Hessler at**

We are hiring a FULL TIME Data strategy member responsible in building  Modern Data Architecture & Big Data to join our Data Management to support  Data Analytics practice. As a member on our team, you will analyze, design and architect solutions to address our business needs. We are looking for sharp, disciplined, and self-motivated individuals who have a passion for utilizing the modern technology including Hadoop, elastic search and any Apache open source platform like to solve real business problems.


  • Work as part of a team, to design and develop data solutions
  • Gather technical requirements, assess buisness  capabilities and analyze findings to provide appropriate data solution recommendations and adoption strategy
  • Define Data strategies, including designing multi-phased implementation roadmaps
  • Lead analysis, architecture, design, and development of Modern data architecture
  • Be versed in Big data platform, architecture, related technologies and their interdependencies
  • Research, analyze, recommend and select technical approaches for solving difficult and challenging development and integration problems
  • Learn and adopt new tools and techniques to increase performance, automation and scalability
  • Mentor other Slalom team members
  • Understand business goals and drivers and translate those into an appropriate technical solution


  • 3+ years previous consulting experience
  • 3+ years architecting and implementing Big Data Platform, infrastructure and topologies
  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or commensurate work experience
  • Project experience implementing Big data platform, networking and cloud based services for business teams or consumers
  • Experience implementing Lambda architecture-based data designs
  • Deep product knowledge and understanding of Big data platform like Hadoop, Cloudera
  • Practical experience sizing hardware and storage needs
  • Strong analytical problem solving ability
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently or as part of a project team
  • Capability to perform Performance analysis, troubleshooting and remediation
  • Knowledge of High Availability and Disaster Recovery principles, patterns and usage
  • Understanding of cloud ecosystem and leading edge cloud emerging technologies