Director - Big Data Consulting & Solutions Lead

Director, Head of Big Data Consulting and Solutions

My client are a recognised global brand, with an established management / IT consulting arm operating across Europe.
We are looking for a Director grade Consulting Lead to head up the Big Data and Data Science team of 40 consultants here in London. My client are neither SI nor pure play consulting firm, instead they have a set of solutions and services that make their capability completely unique and unrivalled in this market place.

This role is for a Data expert, evangelist and consultant - someone with the rare mix of experience that encompasses deep understanding of the data agenda (across industries) AND has the track record in driving sales, growing team in this domain. A secondary, but important skill is the innovation to take the range of existing digital/data capabilities to and create repeatable "go to market" solutions that can be tailored for clients in different industries.

Working with clients executives to evangelise Big Data solutions to resolve business issues. - Innovating this and creating something that can be repeated and reused as a go to market.
Transitioning the solutions into full production initiatives Describing the structure and behaviour of big data/advance analytics solutions and how they can be delivered using relevant technology (technology agnostic) Acting as the link between the customer teams, the proposed solution and the team of in house data scientists End to end experience from requirements, platform selection, architecture/design, develop/test/deploy

Leadership of consulting / professional services (sales, innovation, delivery) within the Data space
High level appreciation of technology (technical background, moved into high level knowledge) ETL, BI, Enterprise RDBMS Solution components for Big Data; Hadoop Stack (MapReduce, Pig, Hive, HBase, MongoDB) Supporting technology like NoSQL, SAS, SPSS, R, Python
This is NOT a technical role, you have technical resource to support. However we need someone with a rare combination of Big Data/Consulting/Sales/Solutions experience.

Fantastic opportunity. Truly unique.

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Advertiser Hays London City Cheapside
Contact Name David Philips
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Reference 2939549_1488552365

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