Platform Architect (ID#4433)

Remote Time

We are seeking a Platform Architect to assist our client with the development of their data and analytics platform and associated services and tools to support data analytics practices, and to populate the Finance Data Catalogue and Finance Data Store with metadata and data respectively.

The successful candidate will be a technology specialist that has successfully led multi-disciplinary analysis, design, and delivery teams in support of complex IT projects, with individuals at a senior technical level reporting directly to them. This role requires expert knowledge of platform design, development, deployment, and operations and understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of various technological approaches. This position is expected to determine the suitability of a technological solution for a given purpose and for defining and describing the best possible solution.


  • 7+ years of experience in software development, integration and/or solution architecture
  • Hands on experience and be able to provide skills and expertise in the areas of:
    • data modelling
    • data management
    • data integration
    • data operations
    • software development
    • CI/CD
  • Demonstrated proficiency and experience in the following areas:
    • OpenShift and related tools such as Helm and Docker
    • working with platform users to gather and analyse requirements
    • understanding of system and data management issues including privacy and security
    • deploying, upgrading and migration of data for applications deployed in an OpenShift private cloud environment and on dedicated servers
    • integrating applications deployed as part of a platform so that they make use of common authentication and authorization mechanisms
    • designing and running system tests to ensure performance and reliability expectations are met
    • deploying and configuring monitoring systems to ensure the ongoing performance requirements are met
    • documenting and maintaining appropriate system documentation
  • Ability to communicate effectively, to a broad range of stakeholders, including executive and senior management using oral and written communication skills

If you have this expertise, and are able to work in Canada, please submit your resume. While we thank all candidates in advance for their application, only those candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted.


The hourly rate range for this position is $80 – $120, with the final rate based on consultant experience and fit for the role.