Data Solutions Consultant

Cloudera Foundation

New York, Washington D.C., or Bay Area CA (USA)


The Data Solutions Consultant will work closely with the CEO and other Foundation staff to translate the missions and goals of non-profits into data analysis enabling solutions. This includes providing technical pre-engagement support, assisting with the requirement solutions definition and designing solution architecture. 

The Data Solutions Consultant will also assist the CEO in building the capacity of philanthropic partners and grantees to utilize and maintain these solutions.

This position is ideally based out of Washington D.C., New York City, NY or Palo Alto, CA. Remote work considered only if US-based.

-Conduct in-depth technical overview sessions and demos with a data science narrative focus
-Frame solution blueprints and outlines to address the data analysis requirements of organizations tackling social issues with data driven innovation; determine technical feasibility and level of effort
-Handle short term consulting or training engagements to help improve the data driven decision making ability and capacity in social sector organizations
-Assist in identifying and on-boarding Foundation staff and managing volunteers
-Assist in managing grant and donation processes 

-Experience leading process, architecture and design discussions and ability to bridge and co-ordinate perspectives and requirements of technical and non-technical stakeholders of data driven projects
-Working knowledge of setting up and running Hadoop clusters
-Ability to create and debug Hadoop based data science solutions
-Excellent communication, presentation and training skills 
-Ability to build strong working relationships across all levels internally and externally
-Commitment to making a positive contribution to socially relevant high impact projects
-Experience with state of the art machine learning and data science techniques a plus
-Experience working with the Cloudera platform preferred
-Prepared to travel domestically and internationally

Interested applicants, please send your CV to Jon Hardin at Cloudera