Data Solutions Architect

7 days left

38000.00 - 47000.00 GBP Annual + GBP38000 - GBP47000/annum
31 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Are you passionate about Data? Seeking your next job as a Data Solution Architect in a well-established and rewarding business?

My client is a well-known business in the financial services industry and are currently recruiting for an experienced Data Solutions Architect to develop governance and standards to improve the use of data throughout the company.

Job Description:
The post holder will be responsible for the assessing the current state of the big data picture and devising/implementing a strategy to bring the business into an improved future state. This will be achieved through identifying initiatives that can improve current functions and defining standards and governance to the same effect.

Core duties:
• Involved with data modelling, object moulding, design patterns and big data technologies
• Dealing with cloud computing, hosting specification, SOA and mobile/web/social technologies
• Implementing modern data organisation approaches superseding older approaches such as Inmon and Kimball
• Data reporting using a variety of data analytics, services and visualisation platforms
• Agile project management
• Utilise data transformation, acquisition and forwarding techniques such as SSIS, informatica and other bespoke metadata approaches

Core competencies:
• Previous experience within financial services (essential)
• Able to demonstrate strong working knowledge of database platforms ideally Oracle & SQL Server (essential)
• Demonstrable knowledge of transition and hybrid architectures (essential)
• Ability to identify, cost and estimate opportunities for development (essential)
• Previous experience within a large commercial organisation in an IT Strategy/architecture position (essential)

This position comes with a competitive benefits package including 28 days holiday with the option of purchasing further holiday, a company share plan and a company bonus scheme