Job Description

Data Science

Our client located in Downtown Toronto is looking for an accomplished DAS with exceptional knowledge of reporting/BI, strong communication skills, and the ability to work within a small fast-paced team. This position will be work-from-home.

Job Responsibilities:

● Regularly consult with team members regarding business needs

● Create and manage database reports, visualizations, and dashboards

● Analyze business requests and expand on scope and understanding

● Contribute to the development of Business Intelligence

● Create automation for repeating database tasks

● Performance tuning of database systems

● Diagnose and troubleshoot database error

● Cultivate and maintain the integrity of data

Database Administrator Qualifications/Skills:

● Strong command of MySQL

● High level of competency in Mongo DB

● Good knowledge of Elastic Search

● Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards

● Understanding of relational and dimensional data modeling

● PowerShell and Unix shell scripting skills

● Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge

● Familiarity with data-mining theory and techniques

● Familiarity with machine learning is an asset

● Excellent written and verbal communication skills

● Impeccable attention to detail

Education and Experience Requirements:

● Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field

● Three to five years of experience in database analytics, reporting, and BI development

● Experience with Linux environments

● Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MongoDB)

● Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure)

● Fluent written and spoken English