2019-02-15 19:14:45 Jump

Senior Information Architect - Big Data

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Our client is a multinational that harnesses the power of information every minute of every day to make better decisions.  They are searching for a senior information architect to help drive their new corporate strategies.


130000$ + Bonus + Benefits


The Senior Big Data Architect is an accountable architect to all key stakeholders to define and recommend a robust end-to-end information architecture that will support the Business needs and aligned with the OT directions & standards, and to ensure that the solution defined is implemented per definition.
This includes:
1. Define solution scope & plan architecture activities required to deliver it
2. Provide direction & lead specialized architects in the delivery of the OT Information architecture to Big Data Development team & I&T Integrators, for a project, this include:
o Approve information and data related decisions made by specialized Architects
o Drive alignment of the proposed solution with the IT architecture for strategies, master plans & roadmaps
o Manage risk mitigation and as required drive issue escalation & resolution related to the architecture
3. Signoff on Information/Data Architecture where he does have the architecture delegation authority
4. Govern the implementation of the architecture during delivery
5. Lead several initiatives simultaneously (4-6)
6. Can be the accountable architect for a program
7. Is accountable for the supervision of architects and data analysts.


• 15+ years overall IT experience
• Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience
• 5+ years of hands-on large-scale software development / integration experience using Java/J2EE technologies
• Strong knowledge in conceptual and logical data models
• Proficient in producing conceptual data models
• Proficient in producing data flow diagrams and being able to do data storytelling
• Strong knowledge in producing data flow diagrams and being able to do data storytelling
• Strong Architecture knowledge within the Information and technology architecture facets
• Strong ability to bring complex concepts to actionable architecture deliverables
• Capable of building and safekeeping integrity and credibility among all solution’s stakeholders (Business & OT)
• The role requires sound communication skills to influence and orient business and technical audience toward a common goal that is satisfying all stakeholders
• Capable in building collaborative cross functional relationships, pulling together and maintaining a cohesive and high functioning team
• Capable to lead team on a mandate and to lead decisions
• Strong ability at taking hard decisions by understanding and explaining trade-offs between business enablement and economics impacts relating to information concerns
• Strong capacity to learn new concepts and technology quickly with the capacity to coach, mentor and develop other in learning them
• Excellent written and oral communications skills
• Ability to deliver mandate with great autonomy – self-driven


• Experience in operational environments such as manufacturing, logistics, transportation, mining, etc.
• Experience in IoT technologies, concepts and analytics
• 2+ years of hands-on experience with the technologies in the Hadoop ecosystem like Hadoop, HDFS, Spark, MapReduce, Pig, Hive, Flume, Sqoop, Cloudera Impala, Zookeeper, Oozie, Hue, Kafka
• Demonstrated ability to apply technology in solving business problems and to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences
• Experience with search systems (Lucene, Solr, ElasticSearch)
• Exposure to high availability configurations, Hadoop cluster connectivity and tuning, and Hadoop security configurations

Marc-André Ouellette

Associé principal / Consultant sénior



514-658-JUMP (5867) poste 201

Cell 514-424-7940

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