Digital Insights Consultant III

Kochi, Kerala, India Digital Insights - Platform Permanent (Full Time)

Valorem Reply is seeking an experienced Data & Analytics professional with a passion for utilizing the Microsoft BI Stack to provide value and insights to a business.  The preferred candidate will have demonstrated leadership in the field of advanced analytics, data sciences, and data analysis.  
The Digital Insights Consultant will lead the development of high-value analytics solutions leveraging Valorem Reply’s proven implementation methodology and solutions while leading and managing enterprise and mid-market projects. You will be responsible for helping to design solution architecture, assisting with solution requirement definition, and ensuring processes are followed by all members of the project team. You will have the opportunity to work with and learn the latest Microsoft solutions in a fun work environment.
The ideal candidate will have Microsoft and Open Source technology experience implementing Big Data with Advanced Analytics solutions including data ingestion, data storage, data shaping, machine learning, predictive analytics and data visualization.  

Placement Criteria & Requirements

  • Strong collaboration skills, works well with ambiguity, works well across roles and groups
  • Ability and willingness to take the initiative to facilitate teamwork and serve the client needs first
  • Ability to help design and implement Advanced Analytics solutions based on customer needs and knowledge of Microsoft and Open Source technologies
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively
  • Ability to collaborate with other members of the Valorem Reply team, including Project Managers, Software Engineers and Business Analysts
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • 10+ years’ experience in a predictive and decision support analytics function
  • 6+ years quantitative analysis experience
  • 6+ years of consulting leadership or management experience
  • 3+ years of advanced analytics development experience
  • 3+ years technical team leadership or management experience
  • Ability to travel to customer locations in US and Canada
  • Strong foundation in statistics
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS, or related field  
  • Required Technical Skills

  • General Architecture
  • Familiar with large-scale analytical systems
  • Understanding of designing workflow/process-based systems
  • Experience solutioning Cloud based enterprise data architectures
  • Information Architecture
  • Data Modeling principles for relational and dimensional data structures
  • Data Warehouse design principles (e.g. Kimball, Inmon)
  • Data Lake design principles
  • Hybrid enterprise data architecture
  • Expertise using various open source or dedicated analytics tools – Matlab, R, Python, Scala
  • Microsoft Stack
  • SQL Server core database engine (T-SQL code development)
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
  • Microsoft AI Technologies
  • Microsoft O365 Technologies
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Azure Advanced Analytics
  • Azure PaaS
  • Azure Data Services
  • ADF, Cosmos db, Azure Data Lake, Azure SQL, Azure Storage, Azure Data Explorer, etc.
  • Big Data Technologies / Languages
  • Python, Spark
  • Desired Technical Skills

  • Big Data Technologies / Languages
  • Databricks
  • Snowflake
  • Spark SQL, Spark MLlib, Spark Streaming
  • MapReduce,
  • Pig, Hive
  • Information Architecture
  • Taxonomies, Metadata Management and Master Data Management principles
  • Data Stewardship, Ownership and Quality Management principles
  • Data Science Application Experience
  • Languages: R, Python, SAS, Alteryx, JSON, XML
  • Platforms: R Studio, Azure ML Studio, etc.
  • General DBMS Experience
  • RDBMS - Oracle, DB2, MySQL, etc.
  • NoSQL – Hbase, Casandra, DataStax, MongoDB, CouchDB, etc.
  • General Reporting Capabilities
  • Power BI, Qlik, Cognos, Microstrategy, etc.
  • Azure Dev Ops (ADO)
  • Microsoft SQL Server Technologies
  • SQL Server Analysis Services (MDX code development)
  • SQL Server 2012
  • Kochi, Kerala, India

    Digital Insights Consultant III