Unified Data Platform Implementation - BC-445

Desired discipline(s): Computer science, Mathematical Sciences
Company: CGI
Project Length: 4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: As soon as possible.
Language requirement: English
Location(s): Vancouver, BC, Canada
No. of positions: 1

About the company: 

Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. Operating in hundreds of locations across the globe, CGI delivers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, from strategic IT and business consulting to systems integration, managed IT and business process services and intellectual property solutions. CGI works with clients through a local relationship model complemented by a global delivery network to help clients achieve their goals, including becoming customer-centric digital enterprises.

Please describe the project.: 

You will be involved in the activities associated with designing, implementing and enhancing a multi-layer data storage and access solution.  Your knowledge of database design and development as well as agile delivery principles will be leveraged to assist with enabling and enriching our strategic data services roadmap. Your passion for researching new data-centric technologies and tools, ability to articulate the pros and cons of various concepts/solutions, and your proficiency for designing and developing data solutions will be relied upon to promote success throughout our journey.

  • Understand and translate business needs into data models supporting long term solutions
  • Build data flows and develop conceptual data models
  • Design and creation of ETL procesess from disparate data sources
  • Evaluate data models and physical databases for for variances and discrepancies
  • Investigate innovative analitic solutions and potential to partner

Required expertise/skills: 

  • Knowledge of data model design
  • Knowledge of BI Solutions using Microsoft technology solutions: SQL Server SSAS, SSIS, SSRS and Power BI
  • Ability to produce the data dictionary and database support documentation
  • Experience with Logical and Physical data models