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Senior Cloud Data Architect

Date:  Jul 28, 2022

Galway, IE

Requisition ID:  33043

About Avaya

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About the Opportunity

Are you looking for a challenging career in a vibrant cloud architecture team? We are a rapidly growing cloud architecture team in Avaya. We are looking for professionals with experience in designing data models, architecting data solutions, and managing the implementation of data solutions in support of Avaya cloud offers. You will be working on cloud and data initiatives to enable engineering teams to drive and accelerate world-class cloud solutions, achieving scalability, reliability, and performance. You will thrive within an innovative team and gain experience in a wide variety of cloud and data services.

To be successful in this role you will have a strong background in a variety of data services, be curious, results-driven, unafraid to experiment and fail, and willing to take ownership of critical strategic efforts.

About the Responsibilities

  • Design and propose suitable data models
  • Contribute to data architecture activities
  • Consultation and support on data services
  • Contribute to data architecture reviews
  • Develop a data pipeline for end-to-end data movements
  • Develop state of the art data visualizations and BI strategies
  • Develop analytics infrastructure and data lake solutions
  • Develop data archival strategies
  • Hands-on coding to drive the proof of concepts
  • Advise and influence cloud and data architecture best practices and standards
  • Identify and solve complex data architecture problems
  • Develop and implement transformation strategies to migrate to cloud data services
  • Collaborate and work together with teams on the provisioning of data services
  • Investigate new data services and integrate emerging data services into products

About the Requirements



  • Strong experience engineering or delivering solutions relating to data architecture
  • Strong experience with public cloud platforms: Azure (Preferred), AWS, and GCP
  • Strong experience with data transformation, integration, end-to-end data movement in cloud
  • Strong experience with data visualization BI tools like Microstrategy, PowerBI, and Tableau
  • Strong experience with big data platforms
  • Demonstrable experience data modeling and data architecture activities
  • Demonstrable experience with databases including Postgres, Redis, SQL servers, ETL/ELT, etc.
  • Demonstrable experience architecting cloud and data solutions
  • Strong communication/presentation skills
  • Strong knowledge of microservices application and design
  • Strong knowledge of managed and unmanaged databases: relational, NoSQL, in-memory, and data streaming
  • Strong knowledge of computing and data processing technologies like Databricks and Spark
  • Demonstrable knowledge of technology models: CI/CD, DevOps, and SRE
  • Demonstrable knowledge of cloud operations, monitoring, and observability



  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or engineering


12+ Years of Experience


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Advance Degree preferred


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