Lixar is looking for a
Architect – Data Science

Architect – Data Science
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

Lixar I.T. is looking for an Architect (Data Science) to join our Technology practice.  As an Architect, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications.  The ideal candidate will be a senior technical lead with a background in data-driven software development, machine learning and a solid knowledge of systems architecture; both on-premise and in the cloud.

As an Architect – Data Science, you have:

  • 5+ years of working with relational databases and SQL
  • 5+ years of programming experience in Python, Scala or Java
  • Experience in architecting and executing production-grade machine learning solutions
  • Excellent research and documentation skills
  • A good understanding of cloud based services on AWS, Azure or GCP
  • A good understanding of the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, HDFS, Hive, etc)
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical solutions to various levels of the organization

Preferably, you also have:

  • 2+ years of current professional experience in creating/architecting solutions for the cloud (AWS/Azure/GCP)
  • 2+ years of current professional experience working with technologies such as Elasticsearch, Kafka, Hadoop or their cloud-based equivalents
  • 2+ years of exposure to data engineering and the integration of machine learning into enterprise applications; such as Data Pipelines or Business Systems
  • Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics or related fields (Physics, Engineering, etc)

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients
  • Have high attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!

Sound like you?

Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.