EY Senior Manager - Big Data & Analytics Solution Architect in QC, Canada

Title: Senior Manager - Big Data & Analytics Solution Architect

Location: CA-QC-Montréal

Job Number: MON001E9

We currently have a career opportunity for a Senior Manager in our IT Advisory Services group. The individual will work directly with clients to transform their business challenges leveraging analytics solutions. The goal is to support our clients' efforts to make their business units more effective and efficient and, where required, provide services in connection with the development and implementation of data and analytics solutions. We use Big Data Analytics to drive our clients’ Grow, Optimize and Protect agenda. Our experience is also important to the analysis of specific business requirements for alignment with enterprise-wide big data architecture, analytics solutions and environments, and vendor selection decisions that support cross line of business of our clients.

The Big Data & Analytics Architect links the business mission, strategy, and processes of an organization to its business and IT strategies, and documents this using multiple data and analytics frameworks or views that show how the current and future needs of an organization will be met in an efficient, sustainable, agile, and adaptable manner.



  • Participate in PI Advisory engagements

  • Align big data analytics strategy with company's business goals.

  • Work with Manager(s) and Sr. Manager(s) to arrive at enterprise-wide data solution that is scalable, adaptable and in synchronization with ever changing business needs.

  • Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress

  • Help prepare reports and schedules that will be delivered to clients and other parties

  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel

  • Build strong internal relationships within EY Advisory Services and with other services across the organization



  • Experience with big data and analytics strategy, solution and enterprise data service-oriented architecture

  • Big Data domains – business, data, analytics, application, operating model & infrastructure

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience

  • TOGAF Certified


  • Open Group Certified Architect (I, II or II)

  • Digital Experience

  • Cloud Application and Infrastructure Experience


  • Systems thinking - the ability to see how parts interact with the whole (big picture thinking)

  • Digital transformation knowledge and experience

  • Knowledge of the business for which the big data analytics architecture is being developed

  • Interpersonal and leadership skills - servant leadership , collaboration, facilitation, and negotiation skills

  • Communication skills, both written and spoken

  • Ability to explain complex technical issues in a way that non-technical people may understand

  • Knowledge of IT governance and operations

  • Comprehensive knowledge of hardware, software, application, and systems engineering

  • Project and program management planning and organizational skills

  • Knowledge of financial modeling as it pertains to IT investment

  • Customer service orientation

  • Ability to deal with abstract concepts and communicate these effectively through compelling written and graphical materials

  • Strong history of experience in dealing with executives and board level communications

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation

  • Strong analytical skills, written and verbal communication skills

  • Willingness to travel

  • A bachelor's degree and approximately 8 years of related work experience;

  • A degree in computer science, engineering or a related field; MBA or MS degree preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to manage and supervise a team of technology advisors through all phases of the technology life cycle, including requirements definition, architecture, design, development, implementation, conversion and testing

  • Strong written and verbal communication, presentation, client service and technical writing skills, coupled with a strong interest in further developing and integrating operations with technology skills

Willingness and ability to travel approximately 50-80%.

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.