Data Practice Lead

Downtown Toronto
Engineering /
Full Time Permanent /
As Data Practice Lead, you will play a pivotal role in driving the strategic direction of our consulting services related to data management, analytics, and business intelligence. This opportunity will allow you to utilize your unique blend of technical expertise, software and cloud engineering, and client management skills.

Intelliware is a business and technology consulting firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada with a rich 30+ year history of custom software and product development. We thrive at the intersection of business and technology. We work differently here; you will find continuous opportunities to learn, grow, and share knowledge within your team and the expert communities at Intelliware all while delivering excellence.

While working with teams in an Agile environment, you will be:

    • Developing and articulating a clear vision and strategy for the data practice, how we go to market and make clients successful
    • Leading the development and implementation of innovative data solutions to meet client needs and market demands while staying on top of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices
    • Collaborating with clients to understand their business challenges and goals, and acting as a trusted advisor, providing strategic guidance and recommending data solutions that align with their objectives
    • Cultivating and maintaining strong client relationships, ensuring high levels of satisfaction, and identifying opportunities for additional services
    • Coaching and mentoring team members to encourage growth and development of their technical and leadership skills, and fostering a collaborative and innovative team culture
    • Overseeing the end-to-end delivery of data consulting projects, ensuring completion on time, on budget, and meeting or exceeding client expectations
    • Providing guidance on data modeling, analysis, visualization, and implementation of data solutions
    • Monitoring project milestones, identifying risks, and implementing mitigation strategies
    • Collaborating with Client Partners to identify and pursue new business opportunities
    • Participating in pre-sales activities, including proposal development, client presentations, and scoping of data projects
    • Contributing to the growth of the data practice through the expansion of existing client relationships and the acquisition of new clients

'Must Have' Skills/Experience

    • Proven experience in a leadership role within a data consulting or analytics environment
    • Design and implementation experience with Azure Cloud Data Services and/or AWS Cloud Data Services
    • Design and implementation experience with Master Data Management, especially customer and reference data for financial services
    • In-depth knowledge of data management, analytics, business intelligence, and related technologies
    • Growth mindset and desire to learn
    • Bachelor’s Degree in: Data Science, Business Analytics or Computer Science (or equivalent education/experience)

'Nice to Have' Skills/Experience

    • Snowflake and Databricks experience
    • Financial Services industry experience
    • Sales, pre-sales, or consulting experience
    • Exposure to and enthusiasm for Agile approaches
    • Master’s Degree in: Data Science, Business Analytics or Computer Science (or equivalent education/experience)
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Intelliware is committed to diversity in the workplace. We are an inclusive employer and welcome and encourage applications from all qualified candidates. Applicants’ needs will be accommodated during our recruitment and selection process so please advise us if you require accommodation.