We are looking for a candidate who has extensive experience into design, develop, enhance enterprise platforms in Finance and Risk Technology area using Big Data technologies and migrate the set from legacy platforms, platform engineering for select business segments. This position is for a full time employment (Permanent) with our client (One of the BIG 4 Banking Firm in US) in Chennai. Job Description: Exp : 12 -18 years (Big Data Solution Architect) Key Responsibilities: Interacting with Business analysts to understand the requirements behind BRDs/FRDs/SRs Complete understanding of application code through code compilation, code walkthrough, execution flow, overall design Local compilation, deployment and behaviour/Unit testing Identifying the areas where code needs to change for meeting the required functionalities and maintain traceability Participate in design review/ code review meetings- local/global Unit testing, Integration testing, UAT/SIT support Code check in, check out, merge, build management as needed Reporting to the Program manager on project/task progress as needed Identify risks & issues Participate in all project planning, progress & development meetings with the team & global managers Knowledge/Experience: 12 to 16 years of strong experience with recent experience in using Spark, Java, Python. Physical implementation of Big Data HDFS based solution for financial and / or risk functions. Proficient in Oracle RDBMS and knowledge on Mongo DB would be preferred.Strong knowledge in SQL, Hive etc. Domain knowledge in Accounting, Finance, Risk Management and/or Regulatory Reporting in the Banking industry. Familiar with standard SDLC and Agile processes. Cloudera certification (CCDH) is an added advantage. Knowledge of cloud computing and deployment strategies using virtual environments.