ESADA-1467-Data-Architect

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur client is seeking a Data Architect to provide detailed requirements and data models for the ingestion, integration, and data management service layers. The design work will inform the development of a procurement request for proposals (RFP) for the technical solution (hardware, software, infrastructure, data and business services, etc.) and ensure adherence enterprise architecture principles including data standards. In addition to this, the resource will provide support on related projects ensuring that an integrated/consolidated approach is taken towards developing and implementing an enterprise-level solution.  
SkillsArchitecture experience, Data Systems Experience, Diagrams and Models 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Experience in design and development of data systems and services focusing on scalability, high performance, and optimization. (3+ projects)
  • Experience with conceptual, logical, and physical designs, including data flow diagrams and models. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in a project involving implementing big data analytics, data lake, and software frameworks/tools like Hadoop or similar. (3+ projects)
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Experience with enterprise architecture frameworks (e.g. The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), Gartner or Zachman).
  • Experience in developing and consulting regarding data/information management, data/information architecture, and corporate data/metadata standards and frameworks within an enterprise environment. (5+ projects)
  • Experience with data mining, analysis, modelling, integration, data warehousing, and database design (5+ projects)
  • Experience with data import and export, data ingestion, and export, transform, and load (ETL) processes. (5+ projects)
  • Experience with data backup, mirroring, and clustering. (5+ projects)
  • Experience working on IM/IT projects with one or more other types of architects (e.g. enterprise, technology, application, security, solution), and reporting to one or more project managers. (5+ projects)
  • Experience with one or more other architecture domains, e.g. enterprise, business, application, technology, security, and solution. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in leading/supporting requirements gathering and analysis. (3+ projects)
  • Experience leading or facilitating meetings, consultations, and stakeholder interviews. (3+ projects)
  • Experience communicating with staff at all/many levels within an organization, including gaining consensus with stakeholders. Experience presenting and communicating effectively at the executive and management level. (3+ projects)
  • Experience with Microsoft Visio and MS Office products (recent and past versions).
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment 
Hourly RateNegotiable