CBS Corporation Data Architect in New York, New York

Data Architect

REF#: 31538


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand - "the Eye" - one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia.


We are looking for someone who can help us implement our vision off creating an advanced analytical services platform, which leverages internal and third party data to provide information and insights. A successful candidate should be comfortable working with a wide range of technologies, have a background in data intensive applications and extensive experience in the Google Cloud Platform (GCP).


  • Leads the technical architecture and design for new Data platforms on GCP.

  • Analyzes data to gain insight into business outcomes and build solution to support decision-making

  • Build prototypes and Proofs-of-concept to validate ideas

  • Provide architecture and technology leadership across GCP in Big Data and Cloud Data processing technologies

  • Help transition from our current Data Analytics infrastructure to a high performance, scalable analytics platform on GCP

  • Modeling business processes for analysis and optimization

  • Design, Build and Maintain secure data infrastructure and processes on GCP

  • Design, Build and Maintain data structures and databases on GCP

  • Design, Build and Maintain data processing systems on GCP

  • Design, Build and Maintain data pipelines on GCP

  • Mapping business requirements to data representations on GCP

  • Interact with the project team members responsible for developing reports, interfaces, data conversion programs, and application extensions.

  • Presents technical information in easily understood terms in both verbal and written form

  • Works closely with fellow IT staff and project management to document standards and procedures for the definition of reference architectures (architecture roadmap)

  • Interacts and works directly with customer team members on projects and support issues.

  • Facilitates communication upward and across project teams


  • 8+ years’ experience in information technology in the data space

  • 3+ years minimum of demonstrable experience in a technical leadership role

  • Strong Knowledge of Data Warehouse architecture and Data Integration concepts.

  • Real time experience on GCP Data Engineering project implementations

  • Real time experience of Data migration projects from on-prem to cloud.

  • Expertise in the following GCP products - Big Query, Data Flow, Data Prep, Data Proc, Stackdriver, cloud functions, Airflow

  • Expertise in any of the following ETL/ELT tools - Talend

  • Experience in Java with Web Development (HTML5/extJS preferred)

  • Strongly desired - Certifications on Data Engineer from Google

  • Desired - Experience in Application programming languages like

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Comfortable working with all project stakeholders (business users, architects, project managers, business analysts, developers, test analysts, production support team) Entertainment industry experience is strongly desired

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline. Master's Degree in a related field is preferred.


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