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Data Platform Consultant

CA

Requisition Number: 84753 

ROLE DESCRIPTION

 

Insight’s team of experts combine innovative thinking with breakthrough-technologies to progress further, faster. Our Digital Innovation team is seeking a passionate Data Platform Consultant to join our team in leveraging modern technology to tackle complex challenges and help our clients be the disrupters, not the disrupted.

 

On our team, you’ll work with smart, driven teammates and client stakeholders on high impact projects leveraging cutting-edge technology to solve meaningful business problems. At Insight, diversity and inclusion is critical to our success in designing, building, and implementing next-generation solutions. Our teammates bring unique life experiences, viewpoints and backgrounds that make our team stronger. As a full-time, permanent team member with a competitive benefits plan, you’ll be inspired to grow in a supportive environment where you can be creative and stay on the forefront of technology. 

 

WORK PERFORMED

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Essential Functions of the Job:

 

  • Design and develop cutting-edge enterprise data solutions in a fast-paced environment
  • Lead discussions with clients and recommend technical solutions for business cases
  • Design and code modern solutions to tough data challenges leveraging the cloud
  • Lead and collaborate with sharp, passionate teammates, provide feedback on others’ work, and encourage innovation and best practices internally and externally.
  • Prioritize, self-direct and execute at velocity
  • Aggressively grow your skillset and expertise to meet emerging need
  • Engage the enthusiast community by participating in technical events and blogging
  • Contribute to the Insight brand

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

 

Education and/or Experience:

 

  • Demonstrated communication skills with both technical and non-technical stakeholders; Active listening, critical thinking, presentation skills, coaching, empathy, dependability, creativity 

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

 

  • 4+ years of experience in some of the following
    •  Cloud: Azure SQL Database, Azure SQL Data Warehouse and Azure Data Factory
    • Azure Big Data Technologies: Azure Data Lake and Azure Data Lake Analytics
    • Big Data Technologies: Databricks, Spark, Hadoop or HDInsight, Hive, Pig, Python, Oozi
    • Predictive Analytics: R, Python, Azure Machine Learning
    • Scripting: PowerShell, Azure Automation
    • Development Languages: .NET, Java or Scal
  • 5+ years of experience working with data and data analytics development, preferably within the Microsoft data platform and an excellent grasp of most of following technologies:
    • SQL Server
    •  Analysis Services (SSAS) and DAX
    • Reporting Tools: Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, SSRS
    • Integration Services (SSIS)
  • Strong analytical and reasoning skills that result in clear technical execution
  • Skill at translating requirements into clean, efficient, quality code
  • Eagerness to learn new tools and technologies, and passion to deliver quality solutions both individually and as part of a team
  • Alignment with our values of Hunger, Heart, and Harmony 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a teammate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Office environment with computer work.  May have extensive periods of sitting, typing and phone use (may include headset).  May need to lift up to 10 lbs. Travel, i.e. driving. 

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a teammate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Moderate noise (i.e. business office with computers, phone, and printers, light traffic).
  • Ability to work in a confined area.
  • Ability to sit at a computer terminal for an extended period of time.

 

As a condition of employment, this job is subject to the successful completion of the following pre-employment conditions: Reference Checks, Criminal Background Checks, Driver’s Abstract and valid driver license if required for the role.

 

Insight Canada is proud to offer reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform us during the application process.


 

ABOUT INSIGHT

 

Insight’s success begins with our people making meaningful connections every day. Our culture lives in our teammates. Insight is looking for great people who will embrace our values of Hunger, Heart and Harmony. Hunger to create new opportunities for our clients. Heart to make a positive impact in people’s lives. Harmony to celebrate each other’s unique contributions to bring solutions to clients.

 

Insight Canada is an organization that encourages and supports ongoing training and development opportunities. We are composed of a talented, diversified workforce that performs collectively in an entrepreneurial and flexible environment. Our teammates have access to the latest and greatest technologies in performing their daily activities.

 

Here’s a little about us, and why we’re top choice of prospective employees in the Canadian IT Solutions industry:

 

  • Global technology provider of IT hardware, software and service solutions
  • Fortune 500 company founded in 1988
  • 11, 000 + teammates worldwide, operating in 22 countries
  • Montreal’s Top Employer (2020 & 2021)
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance  
  • We offer an amazing flex benefits plan, RRSP matching, paid time off for volunteering, paid sick days, paid vacations, and much more.  

 

As part of the Insight Canada team, you will be a member of a highly innovative solutions environment where the people are dedicated and focused on continuous learning and growth opportunities.

 

Today's talent leads tomorrow's success. Discover more at: canadajobs.insight.com

 

Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.


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