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Senior Data Architect

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Date: Mar 19, 2021

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA, K2K 3N5

Company: Innovapost

What role will you play?

Working in the Data Analytics Team under the Architecture COE, the Data Architect Senior role provides guidance and expertise to all other data architects. He/she participates on solution design reviews and ensue data architecture design standards are followed.

This individual will be part of our product team designing and building various relational databases complexity for our enterprise data warehouse. Works closely with all other technical teams as well as business partners to understand business requirements and identify data solutions. This role must follow standards by ensuring the development, analysis, design, and management of multiple complex data sources are meeting our processes efficiency and address any improvement initiatives. The Data Architect Senior role also has in depth expertise with data security, data modeling, storage solutions, database virtualization and replication as well as other technical tools and solutions applied to data analytics.  The Data Architect Senior role must be familiar with both on-prem and cloud solutions.

What will you be responsible for? (apart from innovating)

•Design and oversee data modeling(Logical and Physical) requirements specific to data analytics and enterprise data warehouse  
•Provide guidance with design principles to assist efficient data acquisition and management of data assets to other data architects

•Establish a close relationship between Data Architects and other technical teams or SMEs
•Design data architectures and build EDW integrated relational databases and data warehouses to satisfy application (business and technical) requirements
•Contribute to overall strategies for data acquisitions, archive recovery, and implementation of a database
•Identify database tuning optimization opportunities, provide suggestions on database performance improvement to the application support and/project development teams
•Provide expertise, guidance and consultation regarding the physical storage, movement and presentation of data for projects and the organization
•Ensure all technical documentations are completed according to standards 

•Close the gap between the technical and high-level business requirements from a data perspective by effectively communicating to business owners and technical teams
•Partner with Canada Post’s Data Governance office to Implement and oversee enterprise data governance and data management program from Innovapost’s responsibilities
•Utilize industry & competitive knowledge to apply the most current and appropriate ideas in a forward-looking manner to support the business

What skills you need for this role to be yours?

•Established and recognized area(s) of expertise in Data Architecture

•5+ years EDW related experience

•5+ years of experience in architecting and modeling the integration of data into an EDW

•Teradata expertise required

•Relationship management with reports, peers, clients

•End-to-End vision encompassing lateral thinking

•Strong communication skills at the Senior Leadership level

•Migrating to the Cloud or good understanding of Cloud technologies an asset

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