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Principal Professional Services Consultant

Maidenhead, United Kingdom Professional Services - Professional Services Full-Time
WHO WE ARE:

Talend, a leader in data integration and data integrity, enables every company to find clarity amidst the chaos.

Talend is the only company to bring together in a single platform all the necessary capabilities that ensure enterprise data is complete, clean, compliant, and readily available to everyone who needs it throughout the organization. With Talend, organizations are able to deliver exceptional customer experiences, make smarter decisions in the moment, drive innovation, and improve operations.

From Domino’s to L’Oréal, over 4,250 organizations across the globe rely on Talend to deliver exceptional customer experiences, make smarter decisions in the moment, drive innovation, and improve operations. Talend has been recognized as a leader in its field by leading analyst firms and industry publications including Forbes, InfoWorld and SD Times.
 
Talend is Nasdaq listed (TLND) and headquartered in Redwood City, California.

Services are critical to helping our large customers quickly become experts on Talend.
Our Professional Services team is a critical part of our Customer Success organization and is comprised of some of the deepest subject matter experts in the world on our technologies. Our Customer Success organization is over 130 people strong – consisting of Professional Services Consultants, Support Engineers, Customer Success Managers, Customer Success Architects, and a Technical Enablement Team – all with a passion for creating successful, loyal customers. 

Who you are:
  • A customer-centric, intellectually curious, bright, energetic person with the ability to drive the successful sales and delivery of Services.
  • A true lover of data.
  • Someone who is energized by finding a solution to a problem.
  • A consultant with deep experience in BI, Data Warehousing, Data Integration, MDM, Application Integration, Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, Google, or Azure) or Big Data (extra credit for more than one)
  • A team player who creates a culture that understands that our internal standards and expectations need to be higher than our customers’
  • You think, every day, about how you can improve the experience of your customers
  • You have experience in the arena of Big Data and are looking for the next “Big Thing” 
  • What you will do:
  • Work with customers to deploy, manage and audit the best practice use of our software Products.
  • Provide architecture reviews, application discussions and prototype or full development as needed
  • Identify opportunities for products and services at existing customers
  • Provide billable consulting assistance to ensure engagement success
  • Perform data and/or application integration design and development, technical product assistance and tuning to meet customer performance and functional requirements
  • Develop Best Practices based on field experience 
  • Desired skills and experiences:
  • Requires a bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related area and 5 years of experience in the field, in a related area or a master’s degree
  • Skills in Java, SQL, XML and Tomcat
  • Skill and experience using and deploying in Cloud tech and environments
  • Must have some exposure to Data Integration, or, preferably with Talend’s products
  • Preferred experience in Eclipse, SQL and Oracle environments
  • Knowledge in installation, configuration, optimization in Hadoop
  • Understand how and when to apply MapReduce
  • Knowledge in HBase, Hive, Sqoop, Oozie technologies
  • Knowledge in NoSQL technologies (Mongo, CouchDB, Cassandra, Neo4j)
  • Exposed to Spark, Impala, HAWQ
  • Preferred Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent skills
  • Technical aggressiveness, demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and business requirements
  • Demonstrated creative problem solving ability
  • Experience leading and managing engagements and implementations
  • Exceptional verbal, presentation, and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively independently as well as in a team environment

  • Up to 70% travel can be expected in this role

    AND NOW, A LITTLE ABOUT US:

    Talend has received some pretty impressive accolades along the way:
    - "2018 Best Public Cloud Computing Companies To Work For" by Glassdoor
    - Named a Leader for Data Integration Tools in the Gartner Magic Quadrant
    - Named a Leader in Big Data Fabric for the Forrester Wave
    - Ranked in the DBTA “100 Companies that Matter Most in Data”
    - Listed in the CRN Big Data 100 Companies

    We are passionate about helping companies become more data driven; and, if we can be honest, we are all geeks at heart who pride ourselves on the vibrant company culture that we have built.


    As a global employer, at Talend, we believe our success depends on diversity, inclusion and mutual respect among our team membersWe seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of business need, merit, capability and equality of opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.