Job Description :
Title: Azure Data Architect Location: Toronto, ON Mode: Contract Description: More than 15 years of experience in data engineering and data management 4-6 years of experience with distributed data frameworks, Hadoop and related architectures (Hive, Spark, Presto, EMR) Hands-on experience in designing and managing data lakes, data warehouses and downstream marts Hands-on experience with AZURE ecosystem (Databricks, Data Factory, Event Hubs, AKS, Azure DevOps, etc Exposure to modern development approaches (containerization, microservices, CICD) Solid understanding of real-time (e.g. Kafka) and batch data processing frameworks, DAG schedulers (Airflow, Luigi, etc) Hands on Data Ingress, Egress, Processing using Kafka or DataBricks Streaming Deploy, configure Azure Data Factory and Azure Event Hub components. Evaluate and Build Proof of Concepts (POC) to understand/demonstrate Azure Analytics component, i.e Data Factory, Event Hub, Azure Stream Analytics etc. Configuration and support of Source/Target Integration with Azure Data Factory. Manage and configure Azure component integration with Azure Data Factory i.e Even Hub, Function ADLS, Blob Storage. Prepare and Maintain document & Standard covering data architecture, data security, performance & scalability of infrastructure etc. Configuration and support API and Open Source integrations with Azure Data Ingestion component. Manage & configure secured, trusted and scalable real-time data ingestion service using Azure Event Hubs Help team to follow data governance and data quality management standard in Data Ingestion area. Provide consultative support to the DevOps team for system integration and implement best practices, tools and standards