Lead Data Architect

Recruiter
.
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2019
Closes
31 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading Global Financial Institution is seeking to employ a Lead Data Architect based in London.

Hours 35 per week/permanent.

Competitive salary offered.

The Lead Data Architect will be part of firm’s CMB IT organization that provides banking services to corporate and commercial banking clients. The role holder will be responsible for providing technical and thought leadership, strategic thinking and architectural direction on data projects.

The Lead Data Architect will be accountable for implementing the future state data architecture visions for projects for one or multiple commercial banking domain areas, and create clear data architecture solution choices, to provide analysis on benefits/challenges; defining and communicating commercially aware architecture designs for data solutions in accordance to data design authority governance and Chief Data Officer (CDO) standards.

The Lead Data Architect will also be responsible for working closely with the project teams, CDO and other stakeholders to meet the projects requirements aligned with CDO standards, CMB IT and CDO & business strategies; identifying operational and delivery risks; providing governance on data architecture for the business domains under his/her responsibilities, data standards and target operating models for data activities.

The Lead Data Architect will play a key role in ensuring that data architecture results are compliant with the stated requirements, approved technologies, best practices and group strategies

The successful candidate will be a graduate and will have the following attributes:

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation with good command of written and spoken English
  • Substantial experience in defining strategic data architecture, ideally in the banking area, e.g. Investment management or commercial banking
  • Familiar with legal hierarchy representation, product representation, external data feeds (e.g. D&B, Thomson Reuters, etc)
  • Experience in Data Modelling
  • Ability to connect Blocks/Components
  • Good technical background related to Big Data technologies (Spark, Hive, HBase, Hadoop, Kafka, Flume, Storm, NiFi, etc)
  • Good technical background related to Data Warehouse/RDBMS in one or more such technologies: Oracle, Teradata, DB2, MSSQL, MySQL
  • Good technical background related to cloud capabilities around the data and the associated services
  • Knowledge of design tool usage (e.g. EA, Archimate, IDA, Erwin, Visual Paradigm, etc.)
  • Knowledge of SDLC/Agile methods
  • Proactive, can-do and open way of work as a must
  • Knowledge of the MQ, ETL, API Management, Web Services
  • University graduate of Computer Science/IT-related field, preferably with major in Software/System engineering or relevant working experience in the field
  • A good understanding of Enterprise Architecture methodologies such as TOGAF or others

Closing dates for applications: 31st October 2019

Apply for Lead Data Architect

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from Independent Jobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Independent Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs