Data Architect

Recruiter
RSA
Location
Horsham
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

The Data Architect (IBM/Data/ERWIN) will be working as part of the Chief Data Office across a number of Transformation & Regulatory Programmes within RSA. This role is responsible for the architecture, design and governance of changes impacting the Data and MI estate which will include driving the creation of key assets from the business data architecture through to the logical data architecture to provide traceability through to the Physical Domains and Business Functions.

Working in an Agile development environment you will be responsible for the initial triage of Data and MI change requests including impact assessment and the estimating of the complexity of change.

Previous experience of Reporting and BI architectures as well as Business, Logical and Physical Data Modelling, both Relational and Dimensional, within the Insurance or Financial Services Industry working on large scale transformation programmes is preferable.

Responsibilities

*Architecture oversight for Data and MI change
*Supporting the Data and MI System owner in defining the overall release schedule for Data and MI
*Identifying opportunities to optimise owned IT systems / applications to improve change efficiency
*Governing and controlling reporting and BI Architectural Change across the programme
*Articulating content and modelling principles to other modellers and business users
*Support review, sign-off and adoption of models in collaboration with global businesses

The Individual

You will have:

*Knowledge of Financial Services industry
*Strong understanding of data modelling practices
*Experience of creating and maintaining business information models and logical data models
*Data Modelling Tools (e.g. Erwin, Infosphere Data Architect etc)
*Case Tools (e.g. Sparx EA, Rational Rose, Casewise, Infosphere Software Architect etc)
*Previous experience of Master Data Management is a bonus
*Experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams with designers and developers.

About Us

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Good Luck with your application we hope to be seeing you soon!
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