Our technology team, BDO Lixar, brings 20+ years of experience providing end-to-end technology and modern workplace solutions in data & AI, cloud & cyber, and business & customer-facing applications. Our team of 500 technology professionals is expanding our data-driven services from coast-to-coast and beyond, to help our clients adapt, adopt, and grow.

BDO Lixar is looking for a Data Analytics Consultant / Data Engineer to join our growing client-facing team on a full-time permanent basis, with the ability to work remotely from anywhere in Canada. The individual will own the following responsibilities:

Play an integral role in our solution operations practice as we act as an extension to the Client’s team to operate, evolve, prevent and secure these solutions that have been established for them
Where applicable, engage directly with clients and engage with the delivery team to implement and deliver on project milestones and deliverables to defined scope, schedule and budget
Work with other engineers to enhance data models and improve data query efficiency; create complex data queries to facilitate ad hoc and exploratory analytics
Support the build of real-time data capture and transformation functionality across all products and build out technology stack for Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse
Clean data: review for data inconsistencies and identify opportunities to improve data collection process; Wrangle/Munge data: transform or map data from one raw data form into another format with the intent of making it more appropriate and valuable for analytics
Develop, construct, test and maintain architectures such as databases and large-scale data processing systems; Participate in the design, construction, installation, testing and maintenance of highly scalable data management systems
Employ a variety of languages and tools (e.g. scripting languages) to marry systems together
Build or recommend data visualization tools and business intelligence tools such as interactive dashboards and automated reports, to enable leaders to make swift, fact-based decisions
Remain up to date of development technologies, both current and future in order to deliver and operate state-of-the-art Analytics solutions for our customers

How do we define success for your role?

You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; clients describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.

Your experience and education

Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience
Experience working with one or more of the following: Azure Databricks, Azure Data Factory, Azure SQL and Azure Data Lake
Strong attention to the quality of work delivered (attention to detail)
Demonstrated ability to learn and strong analytical / problem solving skills

Preferably, you also have:

Experience with the Microsoft SQL Server Analytics stack including: Core SQL, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS,
Programming experience in Python
Experience working with SQL and NoSQL databases
Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Source Control systems (e.g. Gradle, Maven, Bamboo, TeamCity, Git)
Data Visualization experience in Power BI, Tableau, or similar
Experience using the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Data Lake, Hive, HDFS, Impala) to tackle "big data" problems
Exposure to data science, machine learning or statistics
Some experience using Docker
Knowledge of ETL, ELT, Lambda and Kappa data architectures

Why BDO?

Our people-first approach to talent has earned us a spot among Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2022. This recognition is a milestone we’re thrilled to add to our collection of awards for both experienced and student talent experiences.

Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:

We enable you to engage with how we change and evolve, being a key contributor to the success and growth of BDO in Canada.
We help you become a better professional within our services, industries, and markets with extensive opportunities for learning and development.
We support your achievement of personal goals outside of the office and making an impact on your community.

Giving back adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.

Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market-leading personal time off policy. We’re committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.

Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed without barriers. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion, Equity and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, equity, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and ***ual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.

Hybrid new normal: As a hybrid workplace, all BDO personnel are expected to spend some of their time working in the office, at the client site, and remotely unless accommodations or alternative work arrangements are in place. To protect the health and safety of our people, clients, and communities, we may require all partners and employees to be COVID-19 fully vaccinated in order to enter a BDO office. Individuals that cannot be fully vaccinated with a Health Canada approved vaccine due to medical reasons or another protected ground under Human Rights legislation may request an accommodation.

Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.

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