Data Architect

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  • Location:

    Luton, Bedfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £490 - £525 per day

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    Mona Noor

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Data Architect
Looking to pay a daily rate of £490 - £525
Our client is based near Luton and looking for a Data Architect on a 3 month contract basis, with a possibility of becoming permanent.
We are searching for a dynamic and determined Data Architect who is truly passionate about data. They are currently embarking on a large scale Data Transformation Programme. The Data Architect will be expected to design and deliver correct technical implementation of modern, cloud based data management and BI platform across the business.
Essential requirements:
*5+ years of experience working as a Data Architect
*Proven experience working in a cloud based environment - AWS preferred
*Exposure of the following: Talend, Spectrum, Redshift, Master Data Management, Data Visualisation, Predictive Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence
* Significant experience in SQL and ETL, python and Agile methodologies
*Previous experience engaging with C-Level
*Knowledge of frameworks - TOGAF, Zachman and PEAF
*Solid understanding of data processes - Governance, modelling, quality etc
*Excellent knowledge of a range of BI Tools (Qlik/PowerBI)
*Experience in different modelling methodology for example Kimball, Erwin, 3NF and Data Vault
*SSIS, SQL, Python, Scala, Java, JavaScript (Node.js), .net/C#, Go, R,
*Experience of pulling data from different APIs and integrating to Data Warehouse frameworks
*Ability to code using JavaScript, TypeScript and / or Scala
*Agile experience
*Previous experience building data catalogues and any associate tooling including Talend/ Collibra/ IBM
*Vendor application experience (e.g. Talend, Snowflake, or other Data Management tools)
*MDM (Master Data management)
*QLIK / Power BI report writing
*Regulatory reporting would certainly be advantageous
*Retail and/or utilities experience would be advantageous
The following qualities are vital:
*Able to effectively work autonomously and collaboratively
*Work effectively in a face-paced and time pressured environment - manage conflicting priorities
*A clear communicator able to simplify complexity and ensure your client's business can deliver change and exploit the benefits
*Must be eager to learn and continuously improve
*Solid collaboration skills and ability to build trust and confidence across the organisation
*Solution-orientated approach and superlative attention to detail
*Strong stakeholder management skills - build great relationships, lead from the front and make an outstanding first and lasting impression with gravitas
If you have the right experiences/ qualities and would like to join a high-spirited, nurturing company please apply as soon as you can.

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