Senior Analytics & Data Architecture Consultant

Category: Analytics and Emerging Digital Technologies
City: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Position ID: J0719-1929
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

CGI in Canada
Canadian roots, global reach
Founded in Canada in 1976, CGI has evolved into the country’s largest IT services provider, serving as a long-term, committed partner to clients in Canada and in more than 40 countries around the world. With more than 12,000 professionals across Canada, we work where our clients do business, providing local responsiveness and accountability that ensure the highest level of service and support.

CGI is more than just an IT consulting company; we are a global organization offering a world of opportunities. Become part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, to make decisions, to achieve your full potential, and to chart your own career.

CGI is looking for a Senior Analytics and Data Architecture Consultant for its expanding team in British Columbia to help our customers on their digital transformation and analytics journey.

This position is ideal for someone who is looking to take on a leadership role, delivering complex IT solutions to provincial and municipal governments, and commercial clients.

Your future duties and responsibilities

You will not only understand and articulate customer data requirements in a form consumable by other members of the technical team but also help drive innovation by understanding clients' data governance and data management processes and provide meaningful recommendations on how these processes could be improved.

You will create documents and diagrams needed to implement the solution, and map systems and interfaces used to manage data and support data visualization.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

We help our customers with many different types of projects covering a variety of different business scenarios including business intelligence, document and records management, customer relationship management, asset management, and enterprise resource planning. As such you must possess the skills to apply data architecture principles to different situations and be able to build close relationships with both client staff and CGI members.

The ideal person for this role has over 4 years of experience in data analytics/architecture working with stakeholders and technical teams to set data analytics/architecture principles, model data transformations to enable the implementation of the intended business architecture and analytics requirements.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a breadth of understanding established and emerging data and analytic technologies. Experience with tools such as columnar and NoSQL databases, predictive analytics, data visualization, very large datasets, and unstructured data is an asset.

The successful candidate must also demonstrate their understanding of software development life cycles and the role of data analytics architecture within them. They must also understand and work with requirements, design, and test techniques. This individual will be called upon to provide guidance to application development and integration projects and therefore must understand where, when and how to intervene effectively in the project lifecycle.

A willingness to embrace and help drive change in our clients is an important asset.


  • Database Design
  • Data Warehousing
  • Data Analysis
  • SQL Server
  • SSRS
  • SSAS
  • SSIS
  • Data Architecture

What you can expect from us

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 collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.