Director, Enterprise Data Architecture (Health Data)

Sun Life

You might be as distinctive as your background, expertise and viewpoint. Right here, you’ll be inspired, empowered and challenged to be your finest self. You will work with dynamic colleagues – specialists of their fields – who’re desperate to share their data with you. Your leaders will encourage and assist you attain your potential and soar to new heights. Daily, you will have new and thrilling alternatives to make life brighter for our Purchasers – who’re on the coronary heart of all the pieces we do. Uncover how one can make a distinction within the lives of people, households and communities around the globe.

Job Description:

* Present or earlier Well being Information Area expertise as a strategic enterprise knowledge architect is important to this place. Please take into account this standards earlier than making use of *

We search an skilled and high-performing particular person to hitch our Enterprise Information structure crew as a Director, Enterprise Information Structure. This management position is chargeable for designing important Well being knowledge methods in session with Solar Life’s Enterprise and enterprise companions, together with the holistic alignment of applied sciences, requirements, and practices that allow Solar Life to ship world class Well being knowledge and analytic methods. The Information Structure crew is an evolving group main Solar Life within the software of modern options for Solar Life enterprise alternatives. This position will instantly report into the Chief Information Architect.

On this position you’ll lead the design and implementation of superior knowledge architectures corresponding to Information Material & Mesh on cloud. That is an innovation alternative to achieve expertise with AI and ML initiatives on cloud for voice and textual content knowledge within the Well being Information Area. Whereas we would like this expertise, take into account the AI facet of this position a profession improvement and studying alternative!

What is going to you do?  

  • You’ll lead the Well being Information technique engagements with shopper executives and outline knowledge architectures for enterprise stage engagements. Additionally, you will roll-up your sleeves to mentor and assist the venture crew with advanced technical points 
  • Develop knowledge patterns, outline playbooks and applied sciences  
  • Analyze structural necessities for brand new software program and functions within the Well being Information area.
  • Lead know-how POCs and pilots within the knowledge and analytics area in partnership with Information and analytics groups.  
  • Create and current Well being Information instruments/tech proposals and evaluations at EA Governance councils 
  • Present management on the design & end-to-end options for constructing knowledge & analytics functions on cloud and on-premise platforms 
  • Coordinate with Information life cycle administration program in all elements of the supply 
  • Coordinate with the Information Science division to establish future wants and necessities within the Well being Information area
  • Apply finest practices to all resolution structure, design areas, together with on-prem, Cloud/AWS, or a mixture. This contains areas corresponding to Operational Excellence, Safety, Reliability, Efficiency Effectivity, and Price Optimization.
  • Mentor different knowledge methods designers (Information Architects), each inside your crew and inside different enterprise providers or enterprise models, to be able to help resolution improvement and software of finest practices. 
  • Translate detailed necessities into useful specs. 
  • Present excessive stage estimates for venture proposals and resolution designs.  
  • Work with the options design crew to drive knowledge & analytics technique throughout enterprise  
  • Offers session for the analysis of advanced knowledge and software program methods. 
  • Robust hands-on expertise in delivering knowledge analytics resolution with confirmed enterprise worth  
  • You’ll mentor, develop, and proactively help apply capabilities together with recruiting and improvement of leaders


Main accountability   

  • Drive Well being Information Structure technique with senior Enterprise and Technical stakeholders throughout the enterprise.
  • Information Information and Analytics supply companions from an enterprise knowledge structure PoV. 
  • Construct and lead a small crew of enterprise knowledge architects
  • Arrange and supply governance on knowledge structure and know-how requirements.  

What do you could succeed?  

  • 5+ years of expertise in managing Well being Information methods that includes total knowledge structure, design and analytics.
  • Roughly 15+ years of construct/design expertise associated to knowledge service design, constructing enterprise knowledge structure and implementing structure pointers throughout end-to-end implementations.
  • 3+ years with cloud primarily based knowledge structure in a current and fashionable AWS setting. Whereas we desire sturdy AWS expertise, we will even take into account these candidates with sturdy well being knowledge structure expertise in different cloud environments corresponding to Azure or GCP.
  • Robust data on MDM (Grasp Information Administration), RDM, Information Modeling methods, Information structure patterns. Background of working with knowledge governance and its software.
  • Expertise in Machine Studying/AI methodologies and applied sciences is most popular.
  • Robust prior expertise in delivering tasks in Large Information associated tasks utilizing AWS cloud know-how, knowledge lake applied sciences, Kafka, Glue, EMR, Redshift, and Lambda (or related know-how stacks in Azure or GCP environments).
  • Prior Information analytics and visualization options utilizing any fashionable age instruments (eg. AWS Sagemaker or related), R Studio, Tableau.
  • Extraordinarily sturdy communication, important pondering, and analytical expertise. This contains expertise corresponding to conceptual necessities interpretation, resolution creation, and problem-solving talents. 
  • Glorious collaboration and management expertise, a confirmed capability to adapt to challenges, and a powerful curiosity in teaching and mentoring colleagues. 
  • Expertise with productionizing providers at scale and associated change administration. 
  • Confirmed expertise in designing enterprise options for ODS, knowledge warehouse system integrations 

What’s in it for you?

  • Nice Place to Work® Licensed in Canada and the US – 2022
  • Nice Place to Work® record for Finest Workplaces for #HybridWork – 2022
  • Nice Place to Work® record for Finest Workplaces for Skilled Growth in Canada – 2022
  • Nice Place to Work® record for Finest Workplaces in Canada – 2022
  • Named “Finest Locations to Work” by Glassdoor – 2021 and 2023
  • Canada Award for Excellence for Psychological Well being at Work – 2021
  • Versatile hybrid work mannequin together with in-country (Canada) work-from-home in the event you desire. #LI-Remote, or #LI-Hybrid.
  • Pension, inventory and financial savings applications to assist construct and improve your future monetary safety
  • Work {and professional} improvement that’s united by our Objective: to assist Purchasers and Staff obtain lifetime monetary safety and stay more healthy lives
  • A pleasant, collaborative and inclusive tradition
  • Be a part of our steady enchancment journey in creating the following biggest digital enterprise expertise.
  • Aggressive salary and bonus construction influenced by market vary knowledge
  • A standard sense costume code, the place you resolve the way you costume primarily based in your day
  • The chance to maneuver alongside quite a lot of profession paths with wonderful networking potential

The Base Pay vary is for the first location for which the job is posted.  It might fluctuate relying on the work location of the profitable candidate or different elements.  Along with Base Pay, eligible Solar Life staff take part in varied incentive plans, cost below which is discretionary and topic to particular person and firm efficiency.  Sure gross sales targeted roles have gross sales incentive plans primarily based on particular person or group gross sales outcomes. 

Range and inclusion have at all times been on the core of our values at Solar Life. A various workforce with vast views and inventive concepts advantages our purchasers, the communities the place we function and all of us as colleagues. We welcome functions from certified people from all backgrounds.

Individuals with disabilities who want lodging within the software course of or these needing job postings in another format might e-mail a request to [email protected].

At Solar Life we attempt to create a versatile work setting the place our staff are empowered to do their finest work. A number of versatile work choices can be found and will be mentioned all through the choice course of relying on the position necessities and particular person wants.

We thank all candidates for displaying an curiosity on this place. Solely these chosen for an interview will likely be contacted.

Wage Vary:

110,000/110 000 – 180,000/180 000

Job Class:

IT – Utility Growth

Posting Finish Date:


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