Lixar is looking for a
Enterprise Data Architect

Enterprise Data Architect
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

Lixar I.T. is looking for a Data Architect  to join our Technical Track Team.  As a Data 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 resource with a background in data-driven software development and a solid knowledge of architecture both on-premise and in the cloud.

As Data Enterprise Architect, you have:

  • Current professional experience in creating/architecting solutions for cloud (Azure/AWS/GCP)
  • In depth working knowledge with technologies such as: Databricks (Spark), Elasticsearch, Kafka, Hadoop or Synapse (SQLDW, ADF, ADLS, AAS)
  • 2+ years of experience with Data Lakes/NoSQL (HDFS, Blob/ADLS, S3)
  • 5+ years of working with relational databases and SQL
  • 5+ years of programming experience in either C#, Java, Scala or Python
  • Experience in executing large/enterprise-scale software solutions
  • Excellent research and documentation skills
  • A good understanding of cloud based services on Azure (or AWS/GCP) and a strong desire to learn more
  • A good understanding of the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (particularly Spark)
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical solutions to various levels of the organization

Preferably, you also have:

  • Some exposure to data science and the creation of machine learning pipelines (SkLearn, PyTorch, Tensorflow, NLTK, Azure ML, SageMaker)
  • Experience with Data Governance principles (such as Data anonymisation/obfuscation, access patterns, RBAC, Lineage, Dictionaries, etc)
  • Experience in Logical or Physical Data Modeling (such as Kimball or Inmon)
  • Exposure to IoT “near real” time data flows.

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!

ottawacareers@lixar.com  |  eastcoastcareers@lixar.com

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.