Head of Data Governance - Big Data Tech

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
75000.0000
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Data Governance - FinTech business working with Big Data Technology
City of London
Salary up to £95,000 + a strong bonus and benefits package. Total package in excess of £110,000

A market leading Financial Technology Company is looking for a Head of Governance to devise and implement Data Governance standards across all business streams. You will manage 3 Data Governance professionals, whilst remaining very hands on in the delivery of the programmes and policies. The company prides itself in its drive, and you will see regular career progression as well as extremely competitive salaries. This role requires excellent experience in leading Data Governance work programmes, the ability to drive change in a fast-paced organisation, and excellent stakeholder management capability.

THE COMPANY

A leading name in the on-line commerce space, the company is the preferred choice for a number of A-list clients across a number of sectors. They are going from strength-to-strength in their data capability and they are keen to continue this expansion. The team your are joining play a pivotal role in one of the fastest moving and most ambitious Hadoop implementations around, and this is a great opportunity to work in that environment.

THE ROLE

As Head of Data Governance you will:

  • Lead Data Governance projects across multiple areas including Security, MetaData Management, Data Quality, Development, Development life-cycles, amongst other areas.
  • Manage a team of 3 Data Governance professionals
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders across multiple business areas
  • Help build innovative data projects, whilst maintaining excellent data governance

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

The ideal Head of Data Governance will have:

  • Experience of direct line management
  • Broad knowledge of Data Governance across multiple areas
  • The ability to deal with the sharp-end of high level stakeholders
  • Experience in an enterprise environment with massive volumes of data
  • Knowledge of Big Data technology is desirable but not essential

HOW TO APPLY

To apply to this Head of Data Governance position please apply via this site.

CONTACT

In order to find out about this role or other potential Data focused opportunities, please contact Ross Whatling at Harnham.

KEYWORDS

Business Analysis, Data Modelling, Requirements Gathering, Data Architecture, London, Harnham