Version 1 | Southampton

Azure Data Platform Technical Lead

Department: Business Management & Change
Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Business Intelligence & Data Analytics Solutions Architect. You will join a team delivering a transformative cloud-hosted data platform for a key Version 1 customer.

You will have a proven track record in leading and delivering Azure Data Analytics solutions with Enterprise level organisations. We are seeking someone who can create and deliver a BI vision with customers across many sectors. You will be highly proficient working with business stakeholders and directing project teams and will have direct experience of a range of BI Tools and Platforms.

You will have excellent experience and a proven track record architecting enterprise-level data platforms. You will manage your own and your team’s performance to deliver high quality, highly performant solutions to our customer .


 You will have a direct experience of solution shaping and architecture development during pre-sales & delivery including excellent documentation skills and ideally have a Microsoft Azure Big Data Architecture certification. You should have end to end experience designing and implementing machine learning solutions as part of high volume data ingestion and transformation pipelines in a Dev/Ops environment. 

In addition, you must have:

·        Hands-on experience Architecting and delivering solutions using the Azure Data Analytics platform including Azure Databricks, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Data Factory, Azure Logic Apps, Azure Functions, Azure Storage, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Data Lake, Azure Search

·        Experience designing and implementing machine learning solutions as part of high volume data ingestion and transformation pipelines

·        Recent experience with Open Source technologies such as Apache Spark, Hadoop, NoSQL, Kafka, Solr/Elastic Search

·        Experience with best practice design principles and approaches for a range of application styles and technologies to help guide and steer decisions.

Additional Information

This is an opportunity to join one of the biggest Big-Data Projects in the UK and join a growing Microsoft Azure Capability team. 

Roles will be based on customer sites. (Currently in Southampton & London ). Roles are envisaged to be full time on-site. Expenses will be covered. London office/home base thereafter. Limited remote working also might be possible but should not be assumed. For more info please get in touch.

 Must have work permit due to timeframes.  

Suzanne Whelan,
Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team Manager
Tel: 00353872200625

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement on the website.

Please note: Version 1 has an internal recruitment team and does not accept agency candidates. If you want to join the team here at Version 1, get in touch with us directly!

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