Application Architect (Digital Analytics and Reporting)

Eagle is currently seeking an Application Architect for a six (6) month contract opportunity, scheduled to begin in September.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Developing a Corporate Data Analytics Strategy that keeps pace with the client’s modernization activities and adoption of cloud technologies;
  • Considering the existing legacy infrastructure, changing reporting needs, and the new technologies being adopted;
  • Dealing with the complex aspects of our information management, decision support and analytics from user experience and performance, infrastructure, security and governance;
  • Developing a multi-year roadmap that aligns to the approved Data Analytics Strategy;
  • Documenting the Data Analytics conceptual and logical architectures;
  • Developing application architectures, frameworks and strategies, either for an organization or for a major application area, to meet the business and application requirements;
  • Defining architecture to be used in web-based projects;
  • Identifying the policies and requirements that drive out a particular solution;
  • Analyzing and evaluating alternative technology solutions to meet business problems;
  • Ensuring the integration of all aspects of technology solutions;
  • Monitoring industry trends to ensure that solutions fit with government and industry directions for technology;
  • Analyzing functional requirements to identify information, procedures and decision flows;
  • Evaluating existing procedures and methods, identify and document database content, structure, and application sub-systems, and develop data dictionary;
  • Defining and documenting interfaces of manual to automated operations within application sub-systems, to external systems and between new and existing systems;
  • Defining input/output sources, including detailed plan for technical design phase, and obtain approval of the system proposal;
  • Identifying and documenting system specific standards relating to programming, documentation and testing, covering program libraries, data dictionaries, naming conventions, etc.;
  • Performing architectural modeling to ensure consistency of the design with existing work;
  • Assessing the impact of the new requirements on existing web applications;
  • Ensuring functionalities have been implemented according to specifications;
  • Defining assumptions and constraints of architecture with regard to physical structure and data collection;
  • Developing post-implementation plan for monitoring/tracking architecture stability; and,
  • Leveraging the organization’s information and infrastructure environment as well as a modern, emerging technology landscape to design a holistic and optimized analytics platform.
Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:
  • Seven plus (7+) years of relevant experience in this role, preferably with a recognized professional certification;
  • Five plus (5+) years’ experience establishing business intelligence technology standards, creating an analytics roadmap, infrastructure and tools in a hybrid (Cloud and on premise) environment;
  • Experience defining logical data warehouses and working with virtual infrastructure is an asset;
  • Experience with Analytic processing, Predictive Analytics, Big Data and Data Lakes, Adhoc Reporting, Static Reporting;
  • Working experience planning and setting up Business Intelligence tools: Tableau and PowerBI is required;
  • Working with SAP is beneficial;
  • Experience deploying analytics in a Microsoft environment;
  • Experience working with Agile delivery teams;
  • Experience modernizing legacy data analytics and reporting technologies is preferred;
  • A Certified Data Management Professional Certification (CDMP - DAMA) is an asset; and,
  • Experience with Agile SAFe Framework is an asset.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: September 01, 2020
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 67642
  • Location: Winnipeg MB