: Vertica Technology Consultant
150 Cambridge Park Drive - 8th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02140


Technology Consultant at Vertica

Job Description:

Be part of the Vertica team at Microfocus helping provide world-class services and technology consulting to external customers and internal project teams. You would be responsible for sharing technical knowledge and leadership in the delivery of Vertica solutions designed to meet customers business needs and, consequently, for understanding customers business requirements. As a trusted advisor you would create and maintain effective customer relationships to ensure customer satisfaction. Maintain knowledge of leading-edge technologies and industry/market domain knowledge.

The Vertica Professional Services team actively contributes to the companys solutions portfolio by providing information ranging from technical knowledge to methodologies based on experience gained from customer projects. The team shapes the technical direction and technical strategies within the organization and for external customers

Education and Experience Required:

5+ years of professional experience and a Bachelor of Arts/Science or equivalent degree in computer science, management information system, data science or related area of study; without a degree, three additional years of relevant professional experience (8+ years in total).

3+ years of Enterprise data warehouse experience

Knowledge and Skills:

Senior level knowledge of data architectures, design patterns, and technologies

Senior-level client/customer-facing skills.

Senior level hardware and operating system knowledge and skills.

Functional knowledge or/and experience with Python

Functional knowledge and/or experience with Machine Learning algorithms and evaluation

Experience implementing solutions on Amazon Web Services, Azure, or Google Compute public clouds.


Responsible for the system, logical, and physical architecture of client Vertica solutions.

Installation, configuration, and tuning of Vertica DB and related Microfocus products.

Evaluation of the health of Vertica installations as well as the impact of the operating system, storage, and network configurations and setting on Vertica performance.

Responsible for implementing part or all the technical solution to the client, in accordance with an agreed technical design.

Database Administration for Vertica DB in customer environments.

Often leads small to medium technical projects.

Works with and under the direction of the Project/Technical Manager and with customer nominated representatives.

Liaises with Vertica Support, Field, and Engineering teams as appropriate.

Provides technical support and input on the application of technology to a defined business segment.

About our team

The best ideas often come from fresh perspectives. At Vertica, our open-minded, diverse, and inclusive team is always learning from each other. We approach intellectually challenging work with a "get it done" attitude. Vertica Engineers are given significant latitude and support to pursue what they are passionate about to make Vertica an even better place. If you are excited about building great technology with a proactive team, you will find yourself in good company at Vertica. Welcome to the family.

About our product

Vertica is a recognized leader in analytics powering some of the worlds most data-driven organizations like Uber, Wayfair, Intuit, Cerner, and more. Our columnar, MPP, distributed database delivers unprecedented speed, petabyte-scale, with analytics and machine learning functions built into the core.

We believe the future belongs to the fast. Join us for the ride!





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