Role and Responsibilities Our Federal Government client requires a Level 2 Database Modeller / IM Modeller for a 2 year contract with option of 4 additional years.
Responsibilities : Develop and maintain the architecture and data models for corporate and project specific initiatives.
This responsibility includes the identification of data most valuable to the department, the integration of this data, and the development of core relating data models.
The resulting data models will be based on data architecture and modeling design principles and tenets. Design, develop and maintain logical data models Analyze proposed changes to databases from the context of the logical data model.
Provide technical expertise in the use and optimization of data modeling techniques to team members. Provide technical assistance, guidance and direction in terms of data analysis and modeling to team members.
Provide assistance to project team and business users relating to data issues and data analysis concepts. Participate in the development of data modeling and metadata policies and procedures.
Participate in data analysis as a result of new / updated requirements. Apply approved changes to logical data models. Comply with corporate data architectures, strategies and frameworks, including enterprise data warehouse activities.
Analyze and evaluate alternative data architecture solutions to meet business problems / requirements to be incorporated into the corporate data architecture.
Review corporate architecture strategies and directions, data requirements, and business information needs and devise data structures to support them Improve modeling efficiency through recommendations on how to better utilize current metadata repositories.
Comply with corporate repository metadata directions. Provide input to refinement of data architectures. Participate in data architecture refinement.
Define access strategies. Construct, monitor and report on work plans and schedules. Qualifications and Experience College diploma or university degree from an officially recognized education institution in computer science, information technology or information management.
7 years of experience as a Database Modeller / IM Modeller. 5 years of experience of programming or managing data in a combination of the following software, with of a minimum of 1 year in each : 2 years of experience in the past 5 years in developing logical data models.