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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 in search of a Senior Data Architect to provide technical expertise, guidance, and advisory support, ensuring that an integrated/consolidated approach is taken towards developing and implementing an enterprise-level solution. This resource will lead and/or facilitate data architecture development, governance, and oversight, and provide data architecture support.  
SkillsDesign/Development of Data Systems, Data Diagrams/Models 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Architecture experience in an large and complex environment.
  • 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 corporate architectures, and all associated best practices, methods, standards, tools, policies, and processes.
  • 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. (3+ projects)
  • 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.
Work Environment1 year with possibility of one 3-month extension 
Hourly RateNegotiable