Duration: Temporary mandate of 6 months. Possibility of extension.
Bilingualism (spoken and written): English and French. The candidate can be unilingual (English only) but must also understand French without being able to speak it.
Given the current situation, the candidate will be in tele-work (100%). However, under normal circumstances there is the possibility of tele-working (to be approved with the manager).
The Wealth Management and Brokerage Operations sector is currently looking for a Senior Data Architect Consultant.
Reporting to the Senior Data & Analytics Director, you will act as a professional reference in your field of activity and will offer expertise and advice to stakeholders in the application of related principles. In addition, you will influence industry decisions and strategic directions by providing expertise in the field of data to ensure its optimal positioning.
Contribute significant technical and specialized expertise in several data-oriented areas such as integration, databases, models, governance and processes.
Ensures that the logical design of databases meets requirements such as data volume, frequency, and long-term data growth.
Determine cross-application data standards, data distribution standards and development strategies.
Guide technology solutions in meeting business needs and align solutions with business directions
Ensure a leadership role in the implementation of best business practices for the data domain.
Define and/or validate the technical, functional and impact aspects of the solution in order to ensure compliance with business needs and Bank standards.
Create various data architecture documents in collaboration with various project teams.
Work jointly with enterprise architects to evaluate technological solutions.
Follow up on technological issues with the project manager and propose mitigation measures.
Participate in various cost assessments
Good knowledge of data modeling tools PowerDesigner or equivalent. ***IMPORTANT APPEARANCE for the position***
Excellent ability to analyze data flows and inter-system impacts
Experience in the role of Senior Data Architect in the delivery of several large scale projects
Recognized expertise as a senior data architect in the following domains: 3FN, dimensional, hierarchical, XML, DWH, etc.
Experience in the design of APIs
Experience in the definition of strategies and technological positioning
Minimum 5 years experience in data architecture
Knowledge of the brokerage or financial field (data focus) and of the technologies and systems used in the brokerage sector (Distribution, Manufacturing, Emissions, Front/Middle/Back office) is a considerable asset.
Knowledge of brokerage regulations (IIROC/MFDA, IIROC/MFDA) is an asset
Experience working with different stakeholders (business analyst, functional analyst, solution architect, technology architect, application designer) to define data requirements and structure.
Expertise in solution and cost evaluation
Excellent ability to popularize technical information
Ability to produce operable architectures that meet the needs of both the reality of the business line and the company's orientations