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GCP Architect


Job Summary 

Equifax is looking for a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Architect who can  build, design and maintain enterprise class applications. This person should be able to work from our Alpharetta, GA office location.

What you’ll Do

  • Responsible for guiding global teams on the technical design and implementation of Analytical platforms in AWS and GCP using cloud native big data technology stack.

  • Migrate on-prem Hadoop systems to Cloud native solutions globally.

  • Manage large volumes of data on Hadoop BigData platforms and provide access using analytical tools (R, Hive, Hue, Presto, Tableau, Spotfire) to internal users and customers. 

  • Partner closely with Data and Analytics users to understand business requirements as well as with Technical leaders of fulfillment platforms to influence the design and implementation for insights deployment.

  • Partner with Product Owners, the infrastructure organization, and vendors to define product road-map, tool/product selection, and provide infrastructure design.


What experience you'll need:

  • 10+ yrs of overall IT experience in design and development of applications.

  • 5+ yrs of  experience with core Java development

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in Hadoop big data technologies

  • 3 yrs of hands-on experience with cloud computing technologies in AWS or GCP.(preferred)

  • 1+ yrs of experience in any of these - Cloud Networking, Cloud Security, Cloud IAM role, Cloud based Bigdata environment, Serverless Architecture

 What will set you apart: 

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional (Not Associate) or GCP certified Professional Cloud Architect 

  • Experience with authentication, authorization, protocols/standards like OIDC, SAML, OAuth2 , LDAP, Kerberos, SSO

  • Experience in working with Encryption in transit (TLS/SSL), Encryption at Rest.

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate complex information

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

Working at Equifax

We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers.

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