Technical Lead


Posted 2 years ago

We’re looking for a Technical Lead! Reach out if you’re interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Technical Lead
Term: 6-Contract
Location: Remote for now – Toronto
Job ID number: C1357


Brief description of duties:


The client is embarking in a new project to receive additional data from a specific organization on a frequent basis and make this data available for CIHI internal analysis.



This Senior Consultant/Developer will design, configure, develop, test and deploy all aspects required in the client to receive this data and make it available for internal consumption.

The technologies involved and required for this position are mainly programming language (Java, Python, PL/SQL), data conversion (XML, JSON, etc), database modelling (Oracle, if required) and big data platform (AWS S3).


This position will require important skills in facilitating discussions with multiple teams internal and external to the client, understanding of InfoSecurity and Privacy concepts, communicating properly to all parts involved and planning and managing tasks to be performed by the different members of the teams involved, in addition to the technical skills describe above.


In summary, the main deliverables are:

  • Identify and understand the requirements for the acquisition of this new data by the client as well as by the sending organization
  • Design, configure and develop an environment to receive the specific data from this external organization, including any handshaking and internal processing required
  • Identify InfoSecurity and Privacy requirements and incorporate them to the design and environment configuration
  • Develop code as required like for example, data conversion, data masking, etc
  • Develop test cases for unit and integration tests
  • Test the solution thoroughly to ensure the results match requirements
  • Support user tests of the solution
  • Support deployment of the solution
  • Create scripts/workflows to execute the process as required
  • Create documentation for the technical design and developed assets as per guidance from technical leaders.


MUST haves:


  • Java
  • XML
  • AWS tool


Nice to haves:

  • SAS
  • Big Data workloads

Job Features

Job CategoryTechnical Lead
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