Palantir Data Architect


United States Remote

Full time

$110-184k (annually)


Sep 4

This remote position is open to any qualified applicant in the United States.

A qualified applicant must be willing to work PST hours.

Practice - AIA - Artificial Intelligence and Analytics

About AI & Analytics: Artificial intelligence (AI) and the data it collects and analyzes will soon sit at the core of all intelligent, human-centric businesses. By decoding customer needs, preferences, and behaviors, our clients can understand exactly what services, products, and experiences their consumers need. Within AI & Analytics, we work to design the future—a future in which trial-and-error business decisions have been replaced by informed choices and data-supported strategies!

By applying AI and data science, we help leading companies to prototype, refine, validate, and scale their AI and analytics products and delivery models! Cognizant’s AIA practice takes insights that are buried in data and provides businesses with a clear way to transform how they source, interpret, and consume their information. Our clients need flexible data structures and a streamlined data architecture that quickly turns data resources into informative, meaningful intelligence.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use Pyspark to build data pipes in AWS environments
  • Write design documents and independently build the Data Pipes based on the defined source to target mappings
  • Convert complex stored procedures, SQL triggers, etc. logic using PySpark in the Cloud platform
  • Be open to learning new technologies and implementing solutions quickly in the cloud platform
  • Communicate with program key stakeholders to keep the project aligned with their goals
  • Effectively interact with QA and UAT team for code testing and migrate to different regions

Position Qualifications:

  • At least 15 years of work experience
  • Required skills: Palantir
  • Nice to have skills: Pyspark and Python
  • Expert in writing shell scripts to execute various job scheduler
  • Hands-on experience in Palantir & PySpark to build data pipes in AWS environments
  • Good knowledge of Palantir components
  • Good exposure to RDMS
  • Basic understanding of Data Mappings and Workflows
  • Any knowledge of the Palantir Foundry Platform will be a big plus

Salary and Other Compensation:

The annual salary for this position is between $110,000 - $184,000 depending on experience and other qualifications of the successful candidate.

This position is also eligible for Cognizant’s discretionary annual incentive program and stock awards, based on performance and is subject to the terms of Cognizant’s applicable plans.

Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) plan and contributions
  • Long-term/Short-term Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. Cognizant reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.

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Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Aug 31 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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