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Sr. Data Modeler (AWS)



Remote · Fayetteville, NC, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 24, 2023

Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for a Sr. Data Modeler (AWS) to join our financial services team in Columbia, SC, Lafayette, LA or Belton, TX. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!
• We have over 73,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

​As a valued colleague on our team, you will contribute to designing, managing, and documenting one or more data stores, data warehouses, and/or subject areas. In this role, you will assess overall opportunities for improving or consolidating data stores/warehouses and their data elements.

• Support team with managing data and perform development or maintenance work on data models to support enterprise projects
• Provide analysis and feedback on data model discrepancies and integration challenge
Coordinate with business units and technical staff to understand data usage, lineage, and attributes
• Align data architecture workstreams with business objectives
• Gather information for new data models and/or reuse of data models in new environments

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 7+ years of relevant experience
• Experience as an application DBA in an Oracle and/or PostgreSQL environment
• Experience writing database procedural code. PL/SQL, T/SQL
• Experience working w/ design teams on large scale data movement projects
• Application and database performance tuning
• Experience with UNIX scripting and Dev/Ops tools

Desired Skillset
​• Experience in relational and dimensional data modeling
• Experience using data modeling tools like ER Studio or ERWin
• Experience working with file formats like JSON, Parquet, XML, Avro
• Development and coding experience in Python, JAVA
• Experience in database schema design and implementation in one or more AWS data storage and access technologies such as AWS RDS (Oracle and PostgreSQL, Aurora, Redshift, S3, Glue Meta Store

​Bachelor's degree in computer science, Information Systems or related field​​​​​​​​​


CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $59,700.00 - $146,900.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment.
• Back-up childcare, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


  • SQL
  • Unix
  • DevOps
  • Linux
  • Postgre SQL

What you can expect from us: