Technical Analyst - Data Integration

Employment type: Full-time
City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-10-29
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-29


Inteqna is working with a client who has a 10 month contract for a Technical analyst to work on their Dashbaord Project. This person will  provide  technical services such as the translation of functional business requirements into technical requirements, assist the business in performing a fit-gap analysis on various third party technical solutions, and assisting with the integration planning and design that will involve movement and possible transformation of data from source system to the  Open Data Catalogue (ODC) and ultimately the delivery of identified data sets to the externally facing dashboard using Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) technologies.

Project Scope and Project Objectives:

This project will involve two major components, those being:

Selection of a third party tool to host the externally facing Citizen's Dashboard which may be locally hosted or cloud based.

Design and implementation of data management processes and technology that will transport and if necessary transform data from source system to the  Open Data Catalogue (ODC) and ultimately deliver same to the external dashboard environment. Deliverables:

Elicit and document technical requirements for dashboard solution based on functional user requirements

Analyze capability of in-house tools to combine data sources and deliver said data through a dashboard interface

Conduct Fit-Gap analysis to compare functional user requirements to capabilities of in-house tools

Analyze integration options and provide recommendations

Work with IT lead and business stakeholders to outline technical solution options and recommendations

Participate in RFP preparation (if applicable)

Work with 3rd party product vendors to plan and implement dashboard solution (if applicable)

Work with internal resources to design, develop and implement dashboard solution using in-house tools (if applicable)

Work with IT lead to define technology sustainment plan and application support model

Create technical and process documentation as required. Required Skills:

Proven experience with implementing third party packages (web);

Proven experience with Systems Architecture Designs;

Proficiency with Microsoft Visio 2010;

Proven experience with major data integrations;

Problem-solving and analytical skills;

Strong written and verbal communication skills, including technical documentation; and

Ability to work independently. Desired Skills:

Previous experience with Excelsior and Socrata Dashboard solutions;

Previous experience or exposure to enterprise level integration technologies such as Tibco and business intelligence tools such as Business Objects; and

Previous experience or exposure to ETL tools such as Informatica and scripting tools such as Sequel 


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About Inteqna

Inteqna provides staffing solutions to experienced professionals involved in Information Technology and Finance & Accounting across Canada. As recruitment specialists, our job is to know you and to know our clients, finding and forming only the most mutually beneficial relationships. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Inteqna is a division of Design Group Staffing Inc. an organization that is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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Career Level: Experienced

Industry: Recruitment and Staffing

Job Function: Technology and Digital Media