As one of the world’s leading food companies, General Mills believes that food should make us better. Food brings us joy and nourishes our lives, connecting us to each other and the earth. General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Yoplait, Annie’s Homegrown, Old El Paso and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, General Mills had global net sales of US$15.6 billion during fiscal 2017. We seek out the best talent, then give them development resources, support and the chance to lead something big. Choosing a career with General Mills means joining a company where you can make a difference in the lives of millions of people. There is tremendous opportunity here for individuals who want to advance food through innovation and serve the world.
Technology at General Mills accelerates process transformation and business growth around the globe. To achieve business success, the Global Business Solutions team uses leading edge technology, innovative thinking and agile processes. One of our General Mills’ key technology priorities is driving business action through connected data.
The General Mills Data and Analytics organization is currently in the process of building a big data platform based on Cloudera Hadoop as part of a multi-year strategic Data Lake program, to advance the data-driven decision making capabilities of our enterprise. If you are an agile learner, have strong problem solving skills and are able to function as part of a highly technical, cross functional team, we would like to hear from you.
General Mills is seeking a Big Data Platform Technical Architect with Hadoopexperience to act as a key technical leader in our Data and Analytics organization.
Collaboratively develop the technology & capability roadmap for the General Mills big data ecosystem
Lead the design and implementation of sustainable tools & processes to support the big data ecosystem
Generate and implement your own ideas on how to improve the operational and strategic health of big data ecosystem
Participate in the evaluation, implementation and deployment of emerging tools & process in the big data space.
Develop communication & education plans for technical teams on technologies and processes in our big data ecosystem
Partner with business analysts and solutions architects to develop technical architectures for strategic enterprise projects and initiatives.
Job Number: 7246