Databricks is hiring a

Solutions Architect

Greater London, United Kingdom

Mission

At Databricks we work on some of the most complex problems in the big data and analytics space across different verticals.

As a Solutions Architect, you will drive the technical evaluation phase of the sales process. You will be a key technical advisor internally to the sales team and work closely with the product team as an advocate of your customers in the field. You will enable our customers to deliver tangible data-driven business outcomes through the use of our Unified Data Analytics platform, helping data teams deliver projects in production and integrating our platform in their enterprise Ecosystem. Your work will help our customers innovate faster to solve real-world problems, such as renewable energy and even developing the next generation of medicine.

Our customers are looking for us to lead them through their big data journeys. We work as a team, combining our strengths and areas of knowledge to find solutions for our customers’ biggest challenges. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while finding solutions for our customers’ biggest challenges.

Outcomes

  • As a thought leader in the sphere of big data analytics, you will be seen as an expert on issues of architecture, design, implementation and deployment
  • Lead your prospects through understanding, evaluating and adopting Databricks
  • Support your customers by authoring reference architectures, how-tos, and demo applications
  • Successfully integrate Databricks with 3rd-party applications to support customer architectures
  • Engage with the technical community by leading workshops, seminars and meet-ups
  • Together with your Account Executive, you will form successful relationships with clients throughout your assigned territory to deliver exceptional technical and business value

Competencies

  • An ability to clearly communicate technical concepts, including presenting and whiteboarding
  • A strong track record of working with clients to make them successful
  • Ability to design and implement architectures within a public cloud (AWS, Azure or GCP)
  • Experience with big data technologies such as Apache Spark
  • Comfortable writing code in either Python, Scala or Java
  • Understanding of customer-facing pre-sales or consulting role with a core strength in either data engineering or data science advantageous

About Databricks

Databricks’ mission is to accelerate innovation for its customers by unifying Data Science, Engineering and Business. Founded by the original creators of Apache Spark™, Databricks provides a Unified Analytics Platform for data science teams to collaborate with data engineering and lines of business to build data products. Users achieve faster time-to-value with Databricks by creating analytic workflows that go from ETL and interactive exploration to production. The company also makes it easier for its users to focus on their data by providing a fully managed, scalable, and secure cloud infrastructure that reduces operational complexity and total cost of ownership. Databricks, venture-backed by Andreessen Horowitz, NEA and Battery Ventures, among others, has a global customer base that includes Viacom, Shell, and HP.  For more information, visit www.databricks.com.

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