Big Data Consultant

Posted on 7/21/2023

Mission Cloud

Mission Cloud

201-500 employees

AWS Premier Tier Services and Cloud Managed Provider


Mid, Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Science
Data Analysis
  • Ability to design and implement creative data solutions leveraging the latest in Big Data frameworks, especially from AWS
  • Ability to architect solutions for optimal extraction, transformation and loading of data from a wide variety of traditional and non-traditional sources such as structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data using SQL, NoSQL and data pipelines for real-time, streaming, batch and on-demand workloads
  • Ability to work with analytics/data management strategy formulation, architectural blueprinting, and business case development
  • SQL, Database, Data Modeling, Data Warehousing and Development skills
  • Ability to work with AWS services like S3, Redshift, Athena, EMR, Glue, and Quicksight
  • Ability to work with Dashboarding and Reporting Tools used in the Industry (Tableau, Qlik, etc.)
  • Ability to lead teams, train, and mentor more junior team members
  • Ability to work with implementation of data security, encryption, PII/PSI legislation, identity and access management across sources and environments
  • AWS Data Analytics Specialty Certification (required within 6 months of hire)
  • AWS Solution Architect - Professional Certification (required within 6 months of hire)
  • Additional AWS Specialty Certification within the Data Analytics, Development or Machine learning space (required within 1 year of hire)
  • Facilitate design sessions with clients and Mission Cloud team to create the strategy, architecture, and implementation plan for data engineering projects
  • Design end-to-end modern data platforms for analytics and AI use cases for multiple clients simultaneously
  • Communicate the proposed solution to clients so they understand the benefits, translating the technical elements into business language
  • Develop strategic roadmaps and project plans based on customer goals
  • Work with Big Data Engineers and Architects to break down complex development plans into LOE estimates, design documents and project plans
  • Oversee the implementation customer roadmaps in coordination with Big Data Engineers; ensure project tasks are completed on time, high quality, and progress toward the project goals
  • Design data ingestion, data storage, data modeling, data virtualization, self-service data preparation and analytics pipelines
  • Develop customer solutions for data privacy and security
  • Create workload orchestration using common tools like Jenkins, Airflow and MLFlow
  • Be the technical liaison between customers and engineering teams; communicate complex technical concepts in easy-to-understand non-technical language
  • Work with Project Managers to set customer expectations, drive alignment, and coordinate timelines
  • Support pre-sales engineers in proposal design and positioning, including helping define an approach to solving a prospect’s technical challenges and helping the business development team estimate and plan projects
  • Mentor Big Data Engineers and more junior consultants
  • Support Data Science & Engineering process improvement initiatives
  • Support Data Science & Engineering recruiting efforts by participating on interview panels
Desired Qualifications
  • AWS Data Analytics Specialty Certification
  • AWS Solution Architect - Professional Certification
  • Additional AWS Specialty Certification within the Data Analytics, Development or Machine learning space

Mission Cloud is a leading AWS Premier Tier Services Partner and Cloud Managed Services Provider, offering agile cloud services to help businesses migrate, manage, modernize, and optimize their AWS environments. Their Mission Control platform provides real-time visibility into cloud performance and is supported by expert CloudOps, FinOps, and InfraOps teams, empowering companies to capitalize on cost and performance opportunities and accelerate their growth.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Los Angeles, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, dental, and vision insurance

401(k) plan with company matching

Profit sharing bonuses based on performance

Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care)

Paid time off

Inclusive work environment with several Employee Resource Groups

Flexible work hours

Home office expense benefit

Cell phone stipend

Flex stipend