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  • Location
    (CANADA) and Toronto
  • Job Reference
  • Functional Area/Experience
    IT / 3 Years

Job Description & Qualifications

CI Global Asset Management is one of the country’s largest investment fund companies. CI is known for its innovation and ability to adapt quickly to the changing needs of Canadian investors. It provides employees with a fast-paced and challenging work environment with opportunities for advancement. CI is part of CI Financial, a diverse group of financial services firms.

We are currently seeking 4 Data Engineers to join our IT - Client Reporting & Data Management team. The successful candidate will be responsible for optimizing our enterprise data pipeline to support delivery of enriched data for BI and Advanced Analytics consumption for Portfolio Managers. The successful candidate will become an integral part of our team by applying their proven data engineering ability to define and drive fit for purpose data pipeline solutions. 

What you will do

  • Design & build large-scale data pipelines and data infrastructure leveraging the wide range of data sources across the organization 
  • Document & assist development teams with best practice, data delivery solutions using enterprise data ingestion, ETL and data management tools 
  • Work closely with infrastructure teams to ensure an optimal data & advanced analytics platform, for current and future state 
  • Clean, prepare and optimize datasets, ensuring lineage and quality controls are applied throughout the data integration cycle 
  • Support Business Intelligence Analysts in modelling data for visualization and reporting 
  • Stay current with advanced technologies, including AI/Machine learning, Data Management, and Cloud Data Storage techniques


  • 3 years of proven experience as a Data Engineer in a Big Data environment 
  • Hands on experience with the AWS suite of services supporting big data (S3, Redshift, Lambda, Athena, EMR, Glue, RDS and others)
  • Experience in Financial Services specifically in Portfolio Management would be preferred
  • Experience in interacting with common Portfolio Management tools such as BARRA, Factset, Charles River and Bloomberg would be preferred 
  • Experience with Master Data Management tools and processes would be an asset
  • Experience with integrating structured and unstructured data across various platforms and sources


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field 

WHat you can expect from us

Our dedication to the Employee Experience at CI is aimed at supporting, empowering and inspiring our talented team through:

  • Recognition & Compensation
  • Training & Development
  • Health & Well-being
  • Communication & Feedback

Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • Proficient in Python, Java, SQL & related languages 
  • Proficient in SQL database management systems 
  • Knowledge of Talend ETL and related suite of tools an asset 
  • Confident & versatile IT professional with the ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the Business and IT community 

If you are a passionate, committed and dynamic individual, please submit your resume

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