Data Solution Architect

Date: May 19, 2024

Location: Dorval, Québec, CA, H4S 1Y9

Company: Bombardier

Bombardier is a global leader, creating innovative and game-changing planes. Our products and services provide world-class transportation experiences that set new standards in passenger comfort, energy, efficiency, reliability and safety. We are a global organization focused on working together with a team spirit.

In your role, you will

•    Architect cloud data solutions OLAP, OLTP, API, SQL, NoSQL, Lakehouse, BI, AI/ML, GenAi that complies with approved architecture framework, standards, and principles.
•    Design and document functional aspect of analytics solutions data model, metadata usage or creation requirement, reference/master data integration.
•    Design and document non-functional aspects of analytics solutions (observability, availability, backup, archival, disaster recovery, security compliance).
•    Provide guidance to infrastructure team for setup of database systems (single node and cluster) and how to configure those to meet the solution requirements.
•    Assist the support team and database admin (DBA) to troubleshoot or optimize solution performance after project delivery.
•    Work with Product Owner, Data Engineers, BI and ML/AI developers to translate technical specifications into data & analytics solutions (data ingestion, integrations, transformations and serving/sharing).
•    Support Enterprise Architect for defining and evolving the reference data architecture to create and improve data systems.
•    Align your technical solutions to the data governance policies and data management strategy.
•    Maintain the data dictionary for the enterprise.
•    Investigate data quality issues impacting the business and propose solutions to address root cause.
•    Support definition of policies related to data lifecycle management.
•    Support definition of the data platform usage rules and monitor compliance (ingesting, processing and access management)
•    Represent the data & analytics team when meeting with various committees and departments regarding data solutions.
•    Collaborate with multiple departments, stakeholders, partners, and external vendors.

As our ideal candidate

•    You hold a bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information technology or related technical fields.
•    You have at least 10 years of data modeling, design experience, SQL development and database administration.
•    You have 5 years’ experience in a similar role of data architecture using cloud technology. 
•    You hold relevant certification related to data solution architecture.
•    You have expertise in cloud-based data platform capable to support big data analytics use cases (Databricks, Microsoft Azure, AWS is an asset)
•    You have a good understanding of security principles for cloud-hosted data solutions.
•    You are familiar with data integration architecture, microservice architecture, API management and have hands on experience working with API platform like MuleSoft or others.
•    You are keeping up to date with emerging trends related to columnar and NoSQL databases, predictive analytics, GenAI, data visualization, and unstructured data.
•    You have experience optimizing data file format for big data analytics (CSV, JSON, Parquet, ORC, AVRO, …).
•    You have knowledge of Unified Modeling Language (UML) specification for category and object modelling.
•    You have knowledge of XML Schema Definition (XSD), JSON and XML Metadata Interchange (XMI).
•    You have experience with handling customers and other third-party vendors effectively.
•    You can resolve complex problems and provide innovative solutions. 
•    You are flexible and can adapt towards changing organizational needs. 
•    You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 
•    You can be an evangelist at enterprise level for promoting a data-centric culture

Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age immigration status, disability or other applicable legally protected Characteristics to apply.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.
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Job Data Solution Architect

Primary Location Administrative Centre (CA)

Organization Aerospace Canada


Employee Status Regular