Principal Consultant, Professional Services

Bangalore, India
Professional Services – Professional Services
Full-Time
WHO WE ARE:

Talend is a leader in cloud data integration and data integrity.
 
We are a global company with offices in Redwood City, Paris, London, Bonn, Beijing, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, and Bangalore.  Our customers are pioneers/innovative leaders in their market when it comes to data and cloud projects. We are proud to count Domino’s, the world’s largest pizza company, Euronext, the #1 stock exchange in Europe, and HP Inc., a leading IT company, as Talend customers.
 
We enable companies to transform their business by delivering trusted data at the speed of business. Talend offers a suite of apps for data integration and integrity that brings data, people and technology together by generating end-to-end data pipelines.
 
Customers can collect data; transform it to power analytics; govern it from end-to-end; and share it across internal and external stakeholders. They can work across systems and across environments: in the cloud and on-premises.
 

We’re looking for a Principal Consultant for our Bangalore location – APAC region, help some of the most forward-thinking and successful companies in the world deploy Talend effectively, achieve a rapid Time-To-Value, and solidify their positions as data-driven companies.
 
Professional Services at Talend is not just a P&L; it’s a strategic part of our company that helps drive our growth through the success of our customer base. The Services we deliver are designed to provide guidance, best practices, and help our customers scale their deployments of Talend across an enterprise.
 
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 100 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. 

The role involves Travel up to 75% within India and across APAC

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’ll 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 Talend expertise consulting on projects of highest complexity
·       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 
·       Deliver engagements with minimal supervision or direction
·       Provide thought leadership within areas of expertise
·       Travel to client locations for implementation assignments within India and across APAC based on opportunities
·       Flexibility working in different shifts occasionally to support customers in APAC & EMEA virtually

Desirable Skills and Experience:

    • Requires a bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related area and 12+ years of experience in the field, in a related area
    • 8+ years of relevant experience consulting in data management or application integration field
    • Developed expertise in complex Data Management or Application integration solution design and deployment in the areas of data migration, data integration, application integration, MDM or data quality
    • Expertise on at least 3 Talend modules/products or in similar ETL tools
    • Has demonstrated ability to deliver, manage and lead full lifecycle projects
    • Has regularly identified additional business opportunities and extensions
    • Demonstrated expertise in providing advisory and guidance on large enterprise deployments and complex applications
    • Active knowledge contribution to peers through CoE participation, Community or document authoring
    • Has regularly taken on mentoring/coaching roles to assist colleagues
    • Acknowledged as a go to resource for peer assistance within at least 1 area of expertise
    • Ability to influence others to achieve results
    • Exceptional verbal, presentation, written, Interpersonal communication skills
    • Demonstrated creative problem-solving ability
    • Experience leading and managing engagements and implementations
    • Ability to work effectively independently as well as in a team environment

Technical Skills:

    • Skills in Java, SQL, XML and Tomcat
    • Must have some exposure to Data Integration, or, preferably with Talend’s products
    • Expertise on several of the areas in Data Integration, Data Quality, MDM, ESB, metadata and or similar technologies
    • Preferred experience in Cloud technologies such as Aws, Azure or google cloud.
    • Expertise in implementation of Big data projects
    • 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, Scoop, Oozie technologies
    • Knowledge in NoSQL technologies (Mongo, CouchDB, Cassandra, Neo4j)
    • Exposed to Storm, Impala, HAWQ
    • Preferred Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent skills
    • Technical aggressiveness, demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and business requirements
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.