Senior Big Data Architect
Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Posted on: June 11, 2021
Senior Big Data Architect
We are a global company of owners who shape the direction of our
company and our own careers. CGI is among the largest independent
IT and business consulting services firms in the world, and after
40+ years, we're still growing! The best version of us starts with
you!® Join CGI as a Director, Data Architecture & Analytics for our
ETP Digital Insights team.
This is a great opportunity as a senior technical big data
architect to set product strategy and vision or incorporating
analytics across products in multiple domains such as finance and
healthcare. You will be responsible for innovation, performance
improvement; bring value-add and market understanding to the
product roadmap. You will also lead the technical product
architecture & design and collaborate with cross-functional and
technical teams to offer data-driven competitive solutions.
Your future duties and responsibilities
• Work with executive leadership and product stakeholders to
understand client needs, industry trends, help design operational
and strategic solutions, assist in the development process and
assume lead on data and analytics-focused initiatives and
• Be a thought leader in devising the product features, addressing
gaps and recommending appropriate tools
• Lead and build advanced analytic platforms across proprietary
product lines spanning multiple industry domains.
• Create/propose the right marketing mix recommendations for
• Lead and manage analytic resources to adhere to product release
timelines and budget.
• Responsible for the execution of the technical plans and life
cycle management of the products.
• Continuously innovate, identify and develop PoVs based on
industry landscape to drive improvements in product features
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Hands-on implementation experience with enterprise data migration
on cloud platforms including AWS/Azure and products and services
such as Redshift, EMR, DynamoDB.
• Development experience with big data ecosystems such as Apache
Hadoop, Cloudera, MongoDB etc is a must
• 10-15 years of experience with data engineering background
including ETL tools and experience with handling large variety of
data sets in healthcare or financial domains.
• Understanding and familiarity with a variety of of ML algorithms,
statistical analysis & data mining including experience with
scripting languages such as R, Python
• Must have experience providing quantitative analysis and
effectively presenting business findings and propose next steps to
clients and leadership.
• Demonstrated capability defining technical roadmaps for product
design and evolving product features.
• Prior experience with data migration and implementation on big
• Implementation experience with self-service analytic tools such
as Tableau and Power BI.
• Excellent data management skills and analytical thinking
• Hands on experience leading and managing large enterprise wide
initiatives for reporting, advanced analytics and information
• Ability to recommend and implement industry best practices for
advanced and real time data analytics.
• Comfortable in a dynamic, entrepreneurial, and agile
• AWS Certification preferred.
• Excellent skills in written and verbal communication
• Ability to convey and understand organizational goals.
• Excellent presentation skills with a high degree of comfort to
leadership and program stakeholders is a must.
• Ability to lead and guide technical and business teams
• Well versed in documenting use cases, solutions, and
• Ability to work under pressure and prioritize multiple
• Collaborative conflict resolution experience.
• Bachelor's degree required. Masters degree preferred.
Other Technical Skills:
• 8+ years Leading analytic product development teams, Development
with Big data platforms such as Hadoop and strong knowledge of data
structures and quantitative data analysis
• 5+ years in Data Management on Cloud Platforms (Azure, AWS),
Understanding of ML algorithms, statistical analysis & data mining,
and Self service analytics (Tableau, Power BI)
Experience with scripting languages preferred (R, Python)
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital
transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of
this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering
our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our
professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards
that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of
ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and
business services firms in the world.
Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
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