Informatica Developer



  Full Time   Employee   Contractor


Informatica Developer

Position Description
We offer the opportunity to work with Canada?s largest Information Technology Outsourcing and Management Consulting Company with a true global presence in a fast-paced and energetic atmosphere where your personal and professional growth is accelerated by your desire and sense of commitment. CGI?s continuous growth is a testament to the confidence clients place in them and to the dedication of their professionals. At CGI, all employees are called members because they feel a powerful sense of ownership and accountability. Members at CGI are building their own company ? in 100+ offices worldwide. CGI has the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for clients ? and for members; that?s why an astounding 90 percent of them are CGI shareholders.
We're expanding in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team. Your future duties and responsibilities
? Demonstrate a positive attitude and team focus
? Share knowledge and expertise with team
?Consulting & Communication
? Provide senior level consulting and advisory services to clients as subject matter expert for Informatica Power Center ETL and team delivery
? Provide analysis and recommendations for ETL implementation
? Take part in Design Brainstorm & design approval process
? Generate estimates for ODS & Warehouse ETL activities
? Strong organizational and written/verbal communication skills
? Excellent presentation skills
? Escalate and mitigate risk & issues
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Technical Strength
? Informatica design & development
? Design & develop highly efficient/high performance ETL mappings/workflows
? Implement industry best practices (e.g. Velocity methodology)
? Strong working knowledge of Oracle DDL / DML and performance tuning strategies.
? Comfortable working in a fast paced, changing environment
Data Warehousing
? Extensive hands-on experience with design, development and deployment of Informatica ETL?s to/from data warehouse environments
? Experience with data warehousing best practices
? Strong performance tuning experience
? Type 2 dimension loading experience
Must-have skills
? Minimum 5 years experience with Informatica Power Center 8.x/9.x
? Minimum 5 years experience with Oracle 10g or higher
? Experience with Oracle SQL (DML & DDL), PL/SQL, packages, stored procedures, triggers
? Expertise in reviewing business requirements, technical requirements documentation
? Expertise in writing high and low level design documentation
? Experience in writing re-usable unit test documents
? Extensive experience with developing, unit testing, break/fix support of Informatica ETL
? Skilled in performance tuning, query plan / explain plan analysis, indexing, table partitioning
? Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
? Experience leading technical teams
? Familiarity with use of version control / source code management tools (CVS, Dimensions, etc.)
? Full SDLC experience
? Well organized, detail oriented, ability to multi-task
? Excellent time-management, planning and prioritization
? Comfortable working with all project stakeholders (business users, architects, project managers, business analysts, developers, test analysts, production support team)
Nice-to-have skills
? Informatica Power Exchange (for CDC, multi-format records).
? Project management skills
? Experience working with Agile methodology
? Data modeling & star schema data warehouse design
? Experience with HP-ILM (previously known as Quality Center/Test Director)
? Linux / Unix scripting
? Tidal Enterprise Scheduler knowledge
At CGI, we?re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.

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