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Data Architect

JOB Information

experienced Level
Full-time Job
Posted on: Feb 27, 2020
Commensurate with Experience

Employer Information

Vancouver, BC V6C, Canada

Job Offer Details

required optional Skills

Big Data Cloud Infrastructure Data Architecture Data Migration Database Architecture Database Design Database Implementation NoSQL Software Development


C# Programming Language Docker Google Cloud Platform Kubernetes Linux Operating System MongoDB Pipeline Design Python Scala SQL Web Api


The Opportunity

The Data Architect leads all cloud-based data infrastructure and reconciles the architecture of data flow, and APIs with the needs of other teams in the organization. This role is critical to developing scalable solutions as part of a rapidly growing team involving multiple products.

The Role

•	Provide insight into the data migration and utilization requirements for the company and offer suggestions for solutions
•	Oversee the migration of data from legacy systems to new solutions.
•	Design and implement effective database solutions and models to store and retrieve company data.
•	Examine and identify database structural necessities by evaluating client operations, applications, and programming.
•	Assess database implementation procedures to ensure they comply with internal and external regulations.
•	Install and organize information systems to guarantee company functionality.
•	Prepare accurate database design and architecture reports for management and executive teams.
•	Monitor the system performance by performing regular tests, troubleshooting and integrating new features.
•	Mentor team members through training and individual support.
•	Offer support by responding to system problems in a timely manner.
•	Help maintain the integrity and security of the company's database

Who are you?

Qualifications (Must haves)

•	4+ years’ experience working on and building internal APIs and enforcing data contracts
•	Hands on experience in the field of data migration and integration.
•	Experience integrating GCP services into large-scale production applications.
•	Hands on experience with multiple databases including MongoDB, SQL and column-based databases.
•	Fluent in object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Scala, etc.
•	2+ years’ design/implementation/consulting experience building cloud solutions using GCP.
•	Other skills required: Docker, Kubernetes and Linux.

Nice to Haves

•	BigData experience 
•	Knowledge of Single Page Applications and RESTful applications
•	Professional experience in software development in C#
•	Knowledge of Machine Learning Platforms and algorithms is a plus

Who are we?

Recognized as a top startup by Forbes, Startup Grind, and C100, SkyHive is an award-winning AI technology that deepens our understanding of labour markets, workforces and individuals, enabling new ways of acquiring, developing and engaging talent.

Established in 2017 with the mission of tackling global poverty and social inequality, SkyHive aims to utilize its exponential technology to stimulate economic empowerment and lifelong learning; ultimately fostering a stronger, more prepared, and more confident workforce to welcome a brighter tomorrow.

What do we offer?

•	Opportunity to get your foot in the door of a fast-growing tech company
•	Collaborative team environment and culture with a flat organizational design
•	Comprehensive health benefits package & MSP coverage
•	Three weeks’ paid vacation to start, paid holidays and birthday leave!
•	Stock options & gainsharing plan
•	Certified B-Corp Status
•	Paid & unpaid volunteer time off
•	Charitable donation-matching program to support your favorite charity.
•	Opportunity to explore other departments as training and career continues.
•	Professional development assistance program that covers professional continuing education
•	Beautiful office in A1 location with beer and cider on tap and an in-house gym
•	Numerous employee appreciation events throughout the year

When & Where


Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B, Canada


As soon as possible


Commensurate with Experience
No paid relocation expenses offered
Include benefits: Yes