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Partner Solutions Architect (Data and AI)



Software Engineering, IT, Data Science
London, UK
Posted on Monday, April 22, 2024

Req ID FEQ325R96

As a Partner Solutions Architect, you will engage with our top Consulting and System Integrator (C&SI) Partners and Field Engineering to drive adoption of the Data Intelligence Platform in our top customers through technical executive alignment, engagement of Champions, and collaboration with our sales teams in the region.

You will develop ongoing partner capability via the 'Technical Champions program' within our top C&SI Partners to support CoE creation and delivery excellence. You will provide strategic vision on technical matters related to the Databricks aligned to the GSI engagement in our top accounts as well as develop and support programs to promote Partner expertise in the application of the Data Intelligence Platform.

At Databricks, our core values are at the heart of everything we do; creating a culture of proactiveness and a customer-centric mindset guides us to create a unified platform that makes data science and analytics accessible to everyone. We aim to inspire our Partners to make informed decisions that push their business forward. We provide a user-friendly and intuitive platform that makes it easy to turn insights into action and fosters a culture of creativity, experimentation, and continuous improvement. You will be an essential part of this mission, using your technical expertise to demonstrate how our Databricks Data Intelligence Platform can help Partners solve their customer's complex data challenges. You'll work collaboratively between Partners and the Databricks Field, at scale, to help our customers achieve their goals and guide their businesses forward. Join us in our quest to change how people work with data and make a better world!

The impact you will have:

  • Engage with the partner technical exec leadership by leading workshops, and seminars to secure the Data Intelligence platform.
  • Provide partners with the level of enablement they need to support their clients in evaluating and adopting Databricks including hands-on Spark programming and integration with the wider cloud ecosystem
  • Engage the Delivery Solution Architects in top Accounts to proactively drive, or unblock partner delivery in the account
  • You will be a Big Data Analytics expert on aspects of architecture and design and will share this with our partner network
  • Show expertise by supporting the production of creative technical solutions and blog posts from Partners

What we look for:

  • Engagement with Partners in technical sales, challenge their questions, guide clear outcomes, and communicate technical and value propositions.
  • Develop Partner relationships and build internal partnerships with account executives and teams.
  • Ability to align multiple technical product and program roadmaps to a Partner business
  • Prior experience with coding in a core programming language (i.e., Python, Java, Scala)
  • Proficient with Big Data, Data Warehousing and GenAI technologies, including hands-on expertise.
  • Experienced in use case discovery, scoping, and delivering complex solution architecture designs to multiple audiences requiring an ability to context switch in levels of technical depth.
  • Experienced in managing multiple priorities


  • Private medical insurance
  • Private dental insurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Life, income protection & critical illness insurance
  • Pension PlanEquity awards
  • Enhanced Parental Leaves
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Annual career development fund
  • Home office & work headphones reimbursement
  • Business travel accident insurance
  • Mental wellness resources
  • Employee referral bonus

About Databricks

Databricks is the data and AI company. More than 10,000 organizations worldwide — including Comcast, Condé Nast, Grammarly, and over 50% of the Fortune 500 — rely on the Databricks Data Intelligence Platform to unify and democratize data, analytics and AI. Databricks is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the globe and was founded by the original creators of Lakehouse, Apache Spark™, Delta Lake and MLflow. To learn more, follow Databricks on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Databricks, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can excel. We take great care to ensure that our hiring practices are inclusive and meet equal employment opportunity standards. Individuals looking for employment at Databricks are considered without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.


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