Concanon Big Data Solutions Consultant

Type: 
Employee – Salaried, Exempt
Location: 
United States
Available Openings: 
4

Concanon is a respected and growing big data solutions consultancy that specializes in Splunk as an underpinning technology in the IT Applications arena. We’re interested in IT and big data consultants who are looking to expand their skill sets delivering leading edge Splunk-based solutions to some of the most successful companies in the US and around the world.

The ideal candidate for our company will have broad-based IT experience with a big data solutions emphasis, demonstrable history solving problems for customers, and if you have Splunk experience, that's terrific! If you've wanted to learn Splunk, but haven't had the opportunity, that's OK too. We have an aggressive, fully paid training program -- we'll help you become a great Concanon Big Data Solutions Consultant!

    Duties:

    • Drive complex deployments of Splunk while working side by side with technologists from the some of the most successful companies to solve their unique problems across a growing variety of interesting use cases.
    • Leverage your previous experience in enterprise big data IT to create innovative solutions using Splunk and other application technologies.
    • Deliver innovative solutions based on proprietary Scianta Analytics qualitative expression and cognitive computing technology in Splunk.
    • Location: Continental United States;  multi-week engagements in Europe are currently available, but are not required
    Travel Required: Yes, Extensive
    Citizenship Required: Yes (or valid US Residency)
    Background Check Required: Yes
    Clearances Required: No

    Career Path: Advancement to Principal Consultant expected within six months. Continuing opportunities for talented, dedicated team members.

    Requirements, Technical & Knowledge:

    • 2+ years working knowledge of applications consulting and/or broad-based big data industry solutions and practices in terms of how they function
    • 1+ years of demonstrable consulting experience including technical consulting and/or big data analytics or equivalent experience
    • Working knowledge and comfort within broad-based information technologies
    • Understanding of IT applications and how they serve business functions
    • An understanding of Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems.
    • Working knowledge or recent experience with scripting languages, application development (java, python, .NET), databases and analytical tools.
    • Working knowledge of use of Regular Expressions (RegEx) to parse data.
    • Demonstrable understanding of common enterprise applications, their interaction and architecture.
    • BA/BS in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics or equivalent work experience

    Requirements, Soft Skills:

    • Ability to effectively manage short term projects on your own, including assessing a Statement of Work, gaining and maintaining customer trust, delivery against milestones and effective communication with stakeholders
    • Ability to listen to, collaborate with, and present to technical and non-technical users ranging from IT administrators to executive-level stakeholders
    • Ability to quickly explore, examine and understand complex problems and how they relate to the customers’ business
    • A predisposition for self-motivation and self-education as well as the ability to work collaboratively with customers and co-workers

    Helpful but not required:

    • Experience: 1-2 years with Splunk Enterprise
    • Experience: 1-2 years with Hadoop, Elastic Search, etc., and associated Big Data solutions
    • Experience: 1-2 years delivering AWS-based cloud solutions
    • Statistical and analytical modeling experience
    • Management consulting experience
    • IT training experience

    Concanon is a consultancy founded by and run by consultants. We strive to make Concanon the very best place you've ever worked.  We work hard, we pay very well, and we think your job should be fun! If you'd like to learn something new every day... if you'd like to apply your talents at some of the world's most successful companies... give us a call.

    Application Instructions: 
    Send your resume and references by email to careers @ concanon.com, or call Doug McClanahan, Director, Business Development at 1.855.709.0800 ext 106. Refer to listing W15-02.