senior data architect, Calgary

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We are looking for a Data Architect for a 3 month contract in Calgary to start with the strong chance of extension.

Do you love data? Is your philosophy the more data, the more complex environment the better? Do you like to solve problems? Work in an environment that is fast paced and leading edge? Then this role may be for you!

About the Client:
They are a large Calgary business who is focused on innovation and changing the way their industry works. They are leveraging the newest technology to drive their business forward.

What you will do in this role:
• Stand up a new Data Lake leveraging Google’s BigQuery cloud platform
• Provide guidance, consultation and support on building out a new Data Architecture platform
• Experience or understanding of emerging tools like columnar and NoSQL databases, predictive analytics, data visualization, and unstructured data to help guide the client in building the best solution.

Skills required for this role:
• 5+ years of Data Architecture experience
• Proven track record of exceptional data modeling and database design skills
• Strong understanding of financial data sets
• Experience and or strong understanding of the following: Hadoop , HANA , DB2 , MS SQL , Google Big Query , AZURE , AWS
• Experience with all phases of data modeling, from conceptualization to database optimization
• Experience or understanding of emerging tools like columnar and NoSQL databases, predictive analytics, data visualization, and unstructured data
• Previous experience mapping systems and interfaces to manage data, sets standards for data management, analyze current state and conceives desired future state,
• Previous SQL development and database administration experience

Soft Skills for this role:
• Ability to conceive and portray the big picture
• Excellent team work and collaboration skills
• Exceptionally Articulate and persuasive
• Strong ability to bridge the gap between technical teams and the business
• Enthusiastic attitude toward data architecture
• Constantly seeking process improvements

Additional Skills that would help you win this role:
• Google BigQuery

The client is looking to hire someone as soon as possible. This is a large, highly visible project and they are looking for a Data Architect who can bring their bring their expertise. If this sounds like a role for you, please apply on line!

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