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Faction A

Faction A is an elite squad of on-demand resources specialised in analytics. Required profile: highly qualified, passionate and resourceful – authentic analytics aficionados. The big idea? Bring together a pool of exceptional analytics talent that can be deployed according to our client’s needs. A unique offer in Quebec. This is how our squad is born. Only the most skilled, dedicated and connected are hired.

Our commitments

01

CULTIVATE
PASSION
IN ANALYTICS

Faction A hires people that are passionate about BI and analytics, and neglects nothing to help grow that passion. How? By providing a pleasant working environment and quality projects, and by varying the challenges.

02

INVEST
IN YOUR
TRAINING

Development, mentoring, coaching: at Faction A, everything converges towards maintaining the high quality level of our resources. We offer you the chance to enrich your knowledge and expertise in analytics.

03

WE VALUE
RESOURCEFUL
MINDS

The status quo is not our thing. We are rather focused on alternative thinking, resourcefulness, initiative and the desire to excel, for the greater benefit of our clients.

04

WE ENCOURAGE
ADVANCEMENT
AND EXCELLENCE

If you are here, it’s because your career is important to you, it’s more than just a job. So there’s no way you’ll endure being stuck in the same role for years. You will be asked to contribute in the publication of several specialized articles and actively participate in the promotion and visibility of Faction A. In addition, our clients are challenging us with ever more precise and sophisticated technological problems. You are therefore assured of having to constantly surpass yourself.

05

FOSTER
QUALITY OF LIFE
AND FUN

The work-family or work-free time equilibrium is essential to us. Flexible hours and mobility are therefore a fact of life here. And although our resources spend a lot of time at our clients, our offices are equipped with everything needed to meet, work, share experiences … or even organize a table hockey tournament or a poker game!

06

SHARE
OUR VALUES AND
OUR CULTURE

Basically, Faction A aims to bring together the very best resources to deliver unparalleled analytical projects success. To achieve this, we have developed a culture that promotes competence, resourcefulness and excellence. We also rely on common values:

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Communication and Knowledge Sharing
  • Results Oriented
  • Enthusiasm and Perseverance
  • Creativity and Curiosity
  • Marked interest for Complex Business Issues
  • Sense of Humor

Types of Careers at Faction A

Faction A offers challenging positions for individuals specialised in analytics. We are constantly on the lookout for exceptional talent seeking more than jobs, so do not hesitate to submit your resume for the various positions presented here. Be assured that we will review it carefully.

  • ANALYTICAL APPLICATIONS ANALYST

    The analytical applications analyst is an expert in design and development of analytical applications through information consumer platforms such as Microsoft Power BI, Tableau, QlikView, SAP-BO, MicroStrategy, SAS, etc.

    This consultant masters the development, deployment and administrative aspects of one or many of these platforms and is able to take full advantage of the strengths of each one.

    The analytical applications analyst presents in a simple and visually appealing way data that enable clients to solve complex problems in order to achieve their business goals.

    Overview of responsibilities :

    • Collect the analytical needs of the user.
    • Find innovative solutions to analytical challenges.
    • Develop analytical applications of high caliber with an exceptional user experience.
    • Develop dimensional models.
    • Analytical Object Analysis, Dashboards.
    • Development of analytical objects.
    • Metadata Model Documentation.
    • Performance and Tuning.
    • Continuously enrich the skills of the squad

    Required qualities :

    • Thrives on challenges and remains on the lookout for innovations.
    • Loves sharing knowledge.
    • Knows the analytical and visualization tools like the back of his hand.
    • Is stimulated by new technologies and the use of their full creative potential.
    OK — AS SOON AS THE POSITION OPENS
    YOU’LL HAVE MY RESUME
  • DATA INTEGRATION SPECIALIST

    The data integration specialist constantly faces the challenge of creating innovative links between complex data in order to obtain information relevant to decision making. He or she has an analytical mind that it continually leverages to optimize access to information in the most rapid manner. He or she is comfortable with tools such as Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Informatica PowerCenter, DataStage and is fluent in SQL.

    Overview of responsibilities :

    • Design data integration strategies in order to supply data structures for informational purposes.
    • Designing data models for data warehouses.
    • Propose and implement innovative solutions to complex data integration challenges.
    • Improve the team by sharing knowledge.
    • Continuously enrich his or her analytics knowledge.

    Required qualities :

    • Loves to share his or her knowledge and loves collaboration.
    • Like your colleagues, you hate "NULL".
    • Is comfortable with Microsoft tools, but is able to put this choice into question, when necessary.
    • Uses SSIS, .NET and SQL Server daily.
    • The knowledge of Biztalk is a serious asset.
    OK — AS SOON AS THE POSITION OPENS
    YOU’LL HAVE MY RESUME
  • DATA WAREHOUSE
    ARCHITECT / ANALYTICAL SOLUTIONS

    The data warehouse / analytical solutions architect is a person with a minimum of 3 years of diversified experience in various technology components that make up analytical solutions and on the interaction of these components.

    The Solution Architect has a strong background in integration and data warehousing, as well as the establishment of appropriate analytical tools. He or she is also passionate about our clients’ business challenges, the technological progress in business intelligence and their contribution in the development of analytical solutions.

    Overview of responsibilities :

    • Architecture definition, including cloud computing.
    • Selection of platforms and technology.
    • Development of best practices.
    • Development of a security integration plan.
    • Development of a testing plan for the strategy.
    • Ensure alignment between the proposed solution and business objectives.
    • Elaboration of architecture files.
    • Production of data models.
    • Elaboration of the data integration and acquisition strategy.

    Required qualities :

    • Loves to share his or her knowledge and loves collaborative work.
    • Is comfortable (certification desirable) with Microsoft technologies: SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS and Power BI.
    • Passionate about the technological advancements relating to analytical tools.
    • Has a good experience of infrastructure and services in the cloud (Azure, Amazon Web Services, etc.).
    • Good communicator, can clearly show the benefits of the solution and is able to justify the architectural choices.
    • Curious and pragmatic, thrives on the idea of designing innovative analytical solutions.
    OK — AS SOON AS THE POSITION OPENS
    YOU’LL HAVE MY RESUME
  • PROJECT MANAGER / "SCRUM MASTER"

    The project manager ensures that the project is executed optimally. His or her responsibilities include project management tactics and its implementation with the help of technical staff. Our project managers master the special features of the delivery cycle of analytical solutions.

    The head of iterative projects is determined to achieve the goals set by the client. It ensures optimal management of physical, financial and human resources at its disposal. He or she understands the steps that are part of the life cycle of an analytical project, in the context of iterative / agile development.

    Overview of responsibilities :

    • Define the project implementation strategy.
    • Estimate the effort and timelines.
    • Scope Management and backlog.
    • Observance of time, cost and quality, ensuring maximum productivity of the production team.
    • Optimize the use of human and material resources made available for the project.
    • Identify risks, manage them and offer different options, if any.
    • Excellent communicator, both with the client and the team.

    Required qualities :

    • Has a natural talent for mobilizing team members.
    • Knows how to maintain a stimulating working environment where participants willingly give the best of themselves.
    • Has an innate sense of customer service.
    • Pays attention to details and can take the necessary perspective to stay focused on the goal.
    OK — AS SOON AS THE POSITION OPENS
    YOU’LL HAVE MY RESUME