/ Job ID [9886306]

Data Architect

Posted 12 days ago

  • London, City of London, Greater London
  • Contract
  • External
  • Expires In 16 days
As a Data Architect, you will take the end user's perspective and desired outcomes into the delivery of your work. You will be proficient in data analysis and synthesis, data governance, innovation, modelling and upholding set data standards. You will possess excellent communication skills, including the ability to translate and interpret the needs of technical business stakeholders. You will have experience within Metadata management, problem resolution and be a natural strategic thinker as well as the ability to turn business problems into data design.
Responsibilities:
You will be setting out the vision for the organisation's use of data, through data design, to meet business needs. You will describe the structure of the organisation's logical and physical assets and data management resources and translate business needs into data and system requirements; as well as manage data and its flow through the enterprise.
Key Responsibilities
Define appropriate data architecture responses to the organisation's strategic priorities
Remain aware of the data needs of key partners, and respond to their needs for connectivity and interoperability with the organisation
Understand what legislation and data governance applies to data management
Use your knowledge and influencing skills to promote data architecture with partners, data users, system designers and builders
Identify, test and champion the adoption of data architecture standards, models, and frameworks
Essential
Direct experience working as a data or information architect
Experience of applying data architecture at the enterprise level and related it to organisational strategy
Experience of working in a wide range of technical areas
Strategy
Technical skills in data modelling, metadata design, development of data standards and databases.
Experience is not limited to one functional or technical area (e.g just data protection).
Technical
An understanding of delivery approaches such as Agile, DevOps, CI/CD and DataOps skills
An understanding of how Enterprise Architecture works
Enterprise data catalogues
Approaches to labelling and lineage recording
Experience of implementing data mesh / data fabric
Qualifications
None - a strong focus on the ability to demonstrate appropriate experience within this field
Beneficial Qualifications
Masters and/or bachelor's degree level education in Data Science or STEM subjects
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