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Adastra Group Quality Assurance Lead/Data Warehouse Consultant Full Time in Greater Toronto Area, ON

Adastra Group

Branch Greater Toronto Area ON CA

Position:
Quality Assurance Lead/Data Warehouse Consultant
Location:
Greater Toronto Area, ON

Experience with leading a team of 3-10 offshore Quality Assurance Analysts. Analyze, document and validate project requirements to achieve quality end user…

Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Analyze technical problems for senior management development teams and business partners in order to identify the technical approach and solutions options for the given problem
• Collaborate with project teams to resolve technical road-blocks
• Perform solution proof-of-concept (POC) and examine third party product offerings
• Provide technical and application expertise to senior management and project teams in the areas of governance methodologies and processes
• Ensure all systems and applications are tested and meet functional specifications using proprietary tools and methodologies
• Ensure the architecture and applications are consistent with design framework, industry standards and the client’s strategic direction
• Translate high-level objectives and business requirements into functional, non-functional and system requirements
• Communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders
• Analyze, document and validate project requirements to achieve quality end user experience
• Perform analysis, design and implementation of software applications
• Develop and test ETL and software applications according to prepared specifications
• Optimize job performance by sorting and partitioning
• Implement Slowly Changed Dimensions Logic
• Perform multi–stage data loading and processing
• Perform component testing, functional testing, system integration testing, and support user acceptance testing
• Coordinate with business and technical groups to discuss issues and potential risks
Required Skills, Education, Knowledge and Experience
3-5 years of experience working with Informatica PowerCenter and Ab Initio. Will consider applicants with experience in other ETL tools including SAP BusinessObjects Data Services
• 3-5 years of experience working with HP Quality Center and HP ALM
• Strong development experience with SQL, UNIX, Korn shell, C, RDMS (DB2, Oracle)
• Expert knowledge and experience with Data Warehousing and ETL
• Strong analytical skills
• Good written and oral communication skills
• Interest and ability to learn new ETL tools
• Experience with leading a team of 3-10 offshore Quality Assurance Analysts
• Financial services industry experience in complex enterprise environments
• Advanced data analysis experience in support of Financial Crime Risk Management
• Bachelor of Science Degree or higher education (Computer Science or related field is an asset)
Desirable Skills and Experience
Experience with the following ETL tools is an asset: Ab Initio and Informatica PowerCentre 9.1
• Experience with Unix, Sybase IQ and DBVisualizer is an asset
• Experience with Java and C/C++ is an asset
• Industry experience in one or more of the following sectors is an asset: Telecommunications, Insurance, Health Care, or Retail
Company: Adastra Corporation
Address: 8500 Leslie Street, Suite 600, Markham, ON, L3T 7M8
Terms of employment: Full-time, permanent
Compensation: $75,000 to $80,000 annually
Benefits: Health and Dental Benefits, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability (LTD) and Accidental Death and Dismemberment (ADD)
Location of work: GTA
Date advertised: September 22nd, 2014
Date expiry: October 22nd, 2014
Email: [email protected] adastragrp.com
Telephone: 905-881-7946

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Mississauga, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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