Manager, Data Science and Analytics



  • Information Technology
  • Job Code: 9D733031104
  • Posted: November 06, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for a Manager, Data Science and Analytics.

The Role:

  • General Architecture – Design large-scale analytical systems; Interpret business requirements into functional and technical requirements; Understand and design workflow/process-based systems.
  • Business Engagement – Providing thought leadership and business strategy acumen around advanced analytics and business information lifecycle; Leading business partners through a value-based decision-making cycle; Developing functional, non-functional and technical requirements based on business imperatives; Presenting to executive teams with authority and purpose.
  • Project Leadership – Directing resources in the execution of project tasks; Leading the team in various project work streams; Estimating, planning and executing advanced analytics solutions.
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Quantitative discipline such as: Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, Business Analytics, Computer Science, Engineering.
  • Information Architecture – Data Modeling principles for relational and dimensional data structures; Data Warehouse design principles (e.g. Kimball, Inmon); Data Lake design principles; Hybrid enterprise data architecture; Taxonomies, Metadata Management and Master Data Management principles; Experience solutioning Cloud based enterprise data architectures; Data Stewardship, Ownership and Quality Management principles.
  • Microsoft SQL Server Technologies – SQL Server core database engine (T-SQL code development); SQL Server Integration Services; SQL Server Analysis Services; SQL Server Reporting Services.
  • Hadoop Technologies – HDFS, HBase, MapReduce, Spark, Pig, Hive, Spark-SQL.
  • Microsoft Office Technologies – Excel w/ Data Mining.
  • Data modeling experience in Python or R.
  • Significant experience in data visualization (Tableau, Qlik, PowerBI, etc.).
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning models and advanced statistical techniques.
  • Team player who is passionate about supporting the overall success of the business; ability and willingness to facilitate this amongst team members.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively.
  • Business savvy professional with strong analytical skills and a strategic vision.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and the ability to produce high quality work free of errors.
  • Strong collaboration skills, works well with ambiguity, works well across roles and groups.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities at once.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must pass a basic security clearance.
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Deborah Dodd, Partner - Aplin Information Technology. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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