Databricks is hiring a

Senior Solutions Consultant

Boston, United States

While candidates in the listed locations are encouraged for this role, candidates in other locations will be considered.

As a Solutions consultant on our Professional Services team you will work with clients on short to medium term customer engagements solving their big data problems using Apache Spark and the Databricks platform. You will do Data Engineering or Data Science, integration of client systems, training, and other technical tasks to help customers to get value out of their data with Databricks. You will report to the Director of Professional Services.

The impact you will have:

  • You will support customers successful understanding, evaluation and adoption of Databricks
  • Consult on architecture and design, bootstrap, or implement strategic customer projects
  • Build references architectures, how-to's, and demo applications for customers
  • Provide escalated level of support for customer operational issues
  • Architect, implement, or validate integrations with 3rd party applications
  • Work with the Databricks technical team, Project Manager, Architect and Customer team to ensure the technical components of the engagement are delivered to meet customer's needs.
  • Work with Engineering and Databricks Customer Support to provide product and implementation feedback and to guide rapid resolution for engagement specific product and support issues.
  • You should be open to 50% travel to customer sites

What we look for:

  • Experience with Big Data Technologies such as Spark, Hadoop, Kafka, and Storm
  • Experience with related Big Data technologies including Hadoop
  • Proven written communication and documentation skills, along with strong presentation and white-boarding skills
  • Excellent communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Quick learner - Builds skills in technical areas which support the deployment and integration of Databricks-based solutions to drive customer projects
  • Comfortable with traveling to multiple customer locations
  • 8+ years in customer-facing pre-sales, technical architecture or consulting role
  • Comfortable writing code in either Python or Scala


  • Comprehensive health coverage including medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Equity awards
  • Flexible time off
  • Paid parental leave
  • Family Planning
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Annual personal development fund
  • Work headphones reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Business travel accident insurance

About Databricks

Databricks is the data and AI company. More than 5,000 organizations worldwide — including Comcast, Condé Nast, H&M, and over 40% of the Fortune 500— rely on Databricks' Lakehouse platform to unify their data, analytics and AI. Databricks is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the globe. Founded by the original creators of Apache Spark™, Delta Lake and MLflow, Databricks is on a mission to help data teams solve the world's toughest problems. To learn more, follow Databricks on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Databricks, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can excel. We take great care to ensure that our hiring practices are inclusive and meet equal employment opportunity standards. Individuals looking for employment at Databricks are considered without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.