Lead Solutions Architect


Lead Solutions Architect

Portland, OR or Remote USA, working primarily in Pacific time zone

We are looking for a Lead Solutions Architect to work with customers to architect next generation cloud data infrastructures using the Hydrolix’s data platform.

What You'll Do:

  • Be the customer’s trusted advisor, assisting them to evaluate, deploy and integrate the Hydrolix platform into their data environment.
  • Collect insight, product needs and feedback on the Hydrolix service and feed this into our engineering organization.
  • You’ll develop a holistic and detailed knowledge of the Hydrolix platform, how it’s deployed and data architectures it needs to integrate with.
  • You’ll participate in the organizational design, planning and execution of the Customer Success Team and all that entails.
  • You’ll provide direct product feedback concerning the customers’ view of the Hydrolix service, how it operates and what needs it needs to satisfy.
  • You’ll prototype, experiment, and validate new products, services, and ideas.

What We're Looking For:

  • Minimum 5 Years’ experience working as a customer facing consultant or within a Professional Services architect role.
  • Hands on experience of a query language (e.g. Elastic, SQL)
  • Hands on experience of Data architectures (e.g. ELK, Postgres, Athena)
  • Implementation Experience of a Visualization tool (e.g. Grafana, Kibana, Superset)
  • Good Linux skills and knowledge of a scripting language.
  • You’ll be a strong communicator with a bias towards collaboration.
  • You’ll have experience in a technical customer facing role with a good understanding of what that entails.

Bonus Points:

  • Understanding of Data Enrichment technologies (e.g. ETL, LogStash, FluentD).
  • Experience of data migrations moving datasets from one environment to another.
  • Kubernetes implementation experience.
  • Experience of working with a Cloud Platform (AWS, Google, Azure).

Why Hydrolix?

  • An early-stage company where you can have a personal impact.
  • A place where your input directly contributes to the product and direction of a company.
  • A role where you can employ your technical depth, working with customers to satisfy business problems.
  • A flexible role, where adaptability and a “Swiss army knife” attitude is valued.
  • A role where you can leverage your passion, knowledge, and experience.
  • A truly bleeding-edge technology that is changing the capabilities and expectations of the database.
  • A small company: Hydrolix is a well-funded, early-stage start-up with big ambitions. Early employees will have a huge impact in shaping the company’s culture and direction.
  • An inclusive company: Hydrolix is committed to building a diverse team where every employee feels comfortable and supported.
  • A people-centric company: Hydrolix works hard to create a positive environment for our employees, and we think your life outside of work is important too.
  • A company that truly supports its teams with great benefits, a pro-vacation mindset, and a family-comes-first approach to management.