3 months ago
Database Analyst Systems Engineer -
About L3Harris Technologies
L3Harris Technologies is an
agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end
solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides
advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and
cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000
employees and customers in more than 130 countries.
is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who
are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared
dedication to our customer's mission and quest for professional growth.
L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower
employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an
unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to
excellence in everything we do.
About the Role
WESCAM is currently
seeking a Database Analyst Systems Engineer to join our elite design team. Your
need for a challenge will be fulfilled as you deal with the complexity of
integrating the efforts of multiple engineering disciplines to create our
world-class surveillance products plus you'll be working with some of the best
educated and brightest designers in the business. Within this environment your
ideas and skills will be enhanced by excellent technology and you will serve as
a key member in a multi-disciplinary R&D team working on a wide variety of
imaging and laser systems. Our location just west of Toronto makes it one of
the most attractive places in Canada for practicing and advancing your systems
engineering skills and knowledge. Systems Engineering & Product Validation
encircles everything we do here so join the team at WESCAM and be an integral
part of one of the top Defense Companies in the country.
Data Architect has both strategic and tactical responsibility for developing
and maintaining the Architecture and Data Models for project specific
initiatives. This responsibility includes the identification of data most
valuable to the project system, the integration of this data, and the
development of core relating data models. The resulting data models will be
based on data architecture and modeling design principles and tenets.
analyze, design, and implement the organization's storage infrastructure/architecture
to ensure high levels of data quality and availability.
capacity planning, backup and restore procedures for storage capabilities.
or assist in development of data disaster recovery plans, as they relate to
storage capabilities and continuity.
implement, and oversee policies and procedures to ensure consistent and
seamless storage continuity and capabilities.
new database structures.
data conversion strategy.
database conversion specifications.
very closely with the users in order to maintain and safeguard the database.
requirements for improvements to existing databases by determining users'
information requirements and system performance and functional requirements.
and implement procedures that will ensure the accuracy, completeness, and
timeliness of data stored in the database.
and resolves conflicts among users' needs for data.
develop and maintain Logical Data Models.
proposed changes to databases from the context of the Logical Data Model.
technical expertise in the use and optimization of data modeling techniques to
technical assistance, guidance and direction in terms of data analysis and
modeling to team members.
assistance to project team and business users relating to data issues and data
in the development of data modeling and metadata policies and procedures.
in data analysis as a result of new/updated requirements.
approved changes to logical data models.
with project system data architectures, strategies and frameworks, including
enterprise data warehouse activities.
and evaluate alternative data architecture solutions to meet business
problems/requirements to be incorporated into the project system data
project system architecture strategies and directions, data requirements, and
business information needs and devise data structures to support them.
modeling efficiency through recommendations on how to better utilize current
with any project system repository metadata directions.
input to refinement of data architectures.
in data architecture refinement.
monitor and report on work plans and schedules. Support Bids and Proposals
process by developing specifications for customer-specific products
business requirements to develop technical data architecture solutions and
test, and inspect data communications systems.
data architecture modeling, analysis, and planning.
engineer, and execute data software functions.
test plans, implementation plans, and project timelines for various projects.
abreast of how technology infrastructures are currently impacting and driving
vendor development/test strategies.
network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common database problems.
database hardware and software components as required.
Ability to write unambiguous, traceable and verifiable data requirements
Understanding of the systems and software development lifecycles
High degree of initiative
High degree of problem solving ability
Ability to integrate rapidly into multidisciplinary working groups
Specialties could include but are not limited to:
Desired Experience and Education
A minimum of 10 years progressive technical and project experience
Undergraduate Engineering Degree, preferably in Computer or Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience
Meets the requirements of the Controlled Goods Registration Program and is eligible for a Canadian government security clearance
Life at L3HARRIS WESCAM
Our work environment is both challenging and dynamic – our physical environment is state of the art. Here’s what you can expect as an L3Harris WESCAM employee
* Every other Friday off (paid – with our rare 9/80 work schedule)
* Free on-site gym
* Free wellness programs
* Free fruit and bagels
* Subsidized cafeterias
* Beach Volleyball courts
* 26 acres of forested land with hiking and biking trails in the heart of Burlington
* Work/Life balance that is supported
* Real opportunities for growth and development
* Everyone’s role at L3HARRIS WESCAM contributes to saving people’s lives
Diversity & Inclusion
We believe that diversity among our employees makes us a stronger organization.
We are committed to diversity and inclusion within our L3Harris WESCAM family, and our community by welcoming and encouraging applications from anyone interested without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, Aboriginal status or any other legally-protected groups. For people with disabilities, we work with you throughout the recruitment process to ensure you have what you need in order to be at your best. If you require any accommodation for any part of the recruitment/interview process, or as you begin you career with us just let us know and we will take care of you.
This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary.
CAN Security Clearance Required: Other
: Day - 1st
: Yes, 10 % of the Time
: Division L3 Wescam