CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Data Architect in Dallas, Texas
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City: Dallas, Texas, US United States
Position ID: J0521-3058
Employment Type: Full Time
CGI is looking for a seasoned enterprise data architect with prior extensive Microsoft product suite experience . Collaborating with business and technology teams, this key role will drive data architecture strategy and direction. The role is also expected to deliver system development and operating model changes.
• Responsible for managing and maintaining project data using the Microsoft product stack.
• The candidate will be responsible for staging data and creating reporting data warehouses, perform data modeling, craft logical and physical data structures based on reporting requirements and help maintain data integrity and security.
• Well versed with modern big data and cloud platforms
• Define and establish technical strategy, standards, and guidelines in the data architecture domain and model domain
• Create and maintain a core set of enterprise data architecture models and roadmaps in alignment with core business capabilities, business processes and IT roadmap
• Collaborate with business and IT stakeholders and various IT data practice teams to define transitional and target state data architectures
• With big picture awareness of data sources, interfaces and data flow across the enterprise, define, design and document data services, interfaces and data flows
• Identify opportunities for improvement
• Understanding of modern data architecture and experience with core data services like maintaining data lakes, data warehouses, data marts as well as relational and dimensional modeling, data quality and master data management.
• Experience with SQL Server databases, Analysis services, SSIS etc. Strong SQL development skills using SQL, T-SQL, PL/SQL, stored procedures etc.
• Experience with troubleshooting data issues and identifying root causes of performance bottlenecks.
• Advanced skills in the design, deployment, and evaluation of tools, frameworks, and patterns to build scalable data platforms
• Experience with data backup and recovery
• Preferred Experience migrating data from on prem to cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, GCP etc.
• Preferred Working knowledge of Azure data platform – data factory, data catalogs, data lake, analytics Azure storage options, Azure SQL, CosmosDB, AzureDevOps etc
• Excellent data management and data governance skills and analytical thinking capabilities.
• Proficiency in Visualization and Reporting Tools including MS Power BI.
Data Quality/Cleansing 8+ years 4
Data Modeling/Warehousing 8+ years 5
Data/Database Design (Microsoft tool stack)
Big data eco system tools 5 3
Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $95k-152k
*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.
At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more
BS Data Science, Data Analytics, or equivalent
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