Job Description Summary:
DataStax powers the Right-Now Enterprise with the always-on, distributed cloud database built on Apache Cassandra™ and designed for hybrid cloud. We are seeking a talented DataStax Graph Consultant tojoin our team.
At DataStax we are on the forefront of an incredible market opportunity with life-changing technology. We are looking for individuals who are ready to make an impact and able to thrive in a rapidly growing environment. Huge Market, Amazing Technology and Talented People are all great reasons to join DataStax.
As a DataStax Consultant, you are a trusted advisor to our customers as they build new technologies that leverage the unique strengths of DataStax software. As a member of the DataStax Professional Services team, it is your mission to make it easy for DataStax customers to use our software to achieve continuous success.
With your Graph database consulting specialization, you will be providing guidance to our customers using DataStax Enterprise Graph as a property graph. This will involve operational concerns of a distributed database, modeling customer data efficiently as a property graph, and teaching about graph traversal best practices.
Essential Job Functions:
Work on-site or remotely with customers to support their adoption of DSE:
Understand > Document > Contribute > Assess > Communicate
Understand the customer’s business requirements to align the technical objectives of the project with desired business outcomes.
Understand the project’s technical requirements, objectives and timeline to:
Understand the scope of work designed by the DataStax Architect to:
Document the project’s environment: people, processes and technologies to:
Contribute relevant DataStax Enterprise usage recommendations to the project as well as mentoring and/or formal instruction to the project team. Collaborate with the customer and other DataStax team members to advance the customer’s agenda. Document the project’s progress, implementation and your contributions to… [ see “Document” purposes above ].
Assess the impact of your contributions relative to the scope of work and project’s objectives and timeline. Conduct engagement retrospectives to drive the implementation of recommendations. Coordinate the escalation of adoption roadblocks to the project’s leadership and DataStax Project Management. Actively participate in resolution. Own your impact.
Communicate progress and other pertinent information with stakeholders within the project, company and DataStax to:
As part of the “Contribute” section above, you may be called upon to provide guidance based on:
Graph Specialization Requirements:
In this role, you will report to a regional Managing Principal Architect. On a per-project basis, you will work under the technical direction of a Senior or Principal Consultant and collaborate with an Architect. Project teams may also include a Project Manager and one or more DataStax Field Engineers.
Helping our customers achieve success includes helping them purchase the DataStax products and services they need. You will work closely with technical counterparts in pre-sales and account-level Enterprise Sales Managers to make the purchasing process smooth and give your customers confidence in their purchase.