Job: Principal Data Architect

Title Principal Data Architect
Categories Technology Permanent
Salary Up to £100k + excellent bonus
Location London
Job Information

Harris Global are currently recruiting for a Principal Data Architect to join our industry leading client in their London office. The successful candidate will have a wealth of technical and non-technical data experience and will have previously worked in a business focused data role.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Lead the data design of solutions for large projects and programs; through expert knowledge translate high-level business requirements into data models and appropriate metadata, test data, and data quality standards
  • Direct and control specialist teams to undertake the delivery of a comprehensive data-centric project
  • Manage senior business stakeholders to secure strong engagement for the solution and ensure that the delivery of the project aligns to longer-term strategic roadmaps
  • Provide clear, continuous, and consistent data architecture leadership
  • Responsible for providing guidance to projects to ensure change is compliant with the enterprise data model and logical data groups
  • Drive project knowledge back to the enterprise data model and ensure that it evolves correctly
  • Develop conceptual, logical and physical data models to support data analysis and business intelligence
  • Create and maintain current- and target-state data architectures
  • Define and manage standards, guidelines and processes to ensure data quality
  • Ensure technology solutions are in alignment with data architecture principles and target state
  • Work with IT teams, business analysts and data analytics teams to understand data consumers’ needs and develop solutions

Skills needed:

  • Good knowledge of data management, data integration and database development techniques
  • Strong track record of collaboration with Business and Technology functions
  • Must have worked within large blue chip organisations (financial services preferred)
  • Experience with SQL, SSIS, SSRS, and SSAS
  • Experience with database technologies
  • Experience with ETL and other Business Intelligence tools (Power BI a plus)
  • Ability to regularly learn and adopt new technology
  • Experience developing reference architecture, principles and standards
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