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London - £60k - £80k Permanent Posted: Friday, 28 April 2017
 
 
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ENTERPRISE DATA ARCHITECT

We are currently working on behalf of leaders in Information Strategy and innovators in the technical implementation of information management solutions. We aim to place end users, their decision-making needs, and their performance at the forefront of everything our client does. Through user experience and data driven design, our client provide smart access, navigation, and high quality capture, ensuring information is available to everyone who needs it. Also take an agile approach to transformation, and install governance to ensure each step is focused on driving measurable success.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

You will be responsible for discovering the data and analytics requirements for information for all stakeholders, providing guidance on its technical implementation, as well as imparting expert guidance to support solution design and implementation. You will act as a key stakeholder in several strategic programme's and will work closely with governance forums to ensure that our client's critical data assets are protected in the right way.

This role will require you to:

Support the organisation, enabling the use of data to meet business goals and customer outcomes, in an adaptive and continually improving way
Support decision making, delivering a future-state view unconstrained by proprietary solutions or technologies
Support transparency whilst protecting the brand and organisation through proper classification of information assets, taking account of relevant legal, statutory and regulatory requirements
Support the vision and strategy for data management across the enterprise
Serve as a liaison between business consumers of data, database administrators, and information governance teams

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE

You will be responsible for:

Identifying strategic data requirements for the enterprise and determine how enterprise data will be stored and utilised
Producing, evolving and refining the enterprise data/information model
Establishing a target architecture and roadmap, developing this as business evolves
Helping to define and agree data and information principles, policies, procedures and standards as they relate to data management
Create inventory of enterprise's data and store data in easily accessible format
Enabling our clients to rationalise their data sources and repositories, supporting our transition to self-service and reducing total cost of ownership
Creating and managing data models in all their forms
Engaging and supporting any Proof of Concept' or prototyping of applications and solutions
Working with security and information risk management teams to govern data more effectively, supporting the development of governance processes and structures
Ensuring that delivery projects plan for all required data governance, reviews, sign-offs and checkpoints
Engaging with the enterprise architecture team when working with suppliers and partners to define the best possible solution and the most appropriate data integration to their technology and products
Identifying and exploiting the re-use of any data components, patterns or techniques and documenting these for re-use by delivery projects, ensuring that projects do not duplicate functionality or diverge from each other and business and IS strategies
Ensure that operational and supportability guidelines are factored into the construction of any solution - this will include liaison with the relevant service management teams to ensure that they understand the implications of the data design

ACCOUNTABILITIES WILL INCLUDE

Definition and implementation:

Enterprise data vision and strategy
Enterprise data architecture roadmap
Enterprise data standard
Enterprise data model
Enterprise data governance policies and framework
Reference, master, metadata and document best practice
Data quality framework and metrics

Datamodelling:

Conceptual Datamodelling
Canonical Datamodelling
Logical Datamodelling
Data object modelling
Relational modelling
Document modelling
Analytics modelling

Data management:

Reference data management
Master data management
Metadata management
Data life cycle management
Data quality management
Data asset discovery and access
Data inventory discovery

Data analysis support:

Self-service Business Intelligence support
Exploration data science support
Data warehouse support
Data migration, ETL and archive support

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

Hands-on experience with data architecting, data mining and business requirements gathering/analysis
Must have implemented enterprise data management processes and procedures
Skilled understanding of relational data structures, theories, principles and practices
Excellent reference, master and metadata management skills and associated processes
Knowledge of enterprise repository tools, Datamodelling tools, data mapping tools and data profiling tools
Demonstrated expertise with data life cycle methodologies
Experience of content management systems, classifications and content analytics
Experience of Business Intelligence systems, data warehousing and data science
Experience with data visualisation tools, such as D3.js, Business Objects, Power BI
SQL Server 2016, SAP BW
Datamodelling
Microsoft Access & Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Visio

QUALIFICATIONS

BSc/MSc Mathematics/Statistics, Computer Science, Information Management or equivalent

SKILLS

Must be passionate about how information (data and content) can be used to drive business value
Inquisitive to explore how interconnected information sources can be leveraged to drive insight
Experienced in structuring and delivering presentations to non-technical as well as technical target audiences
Communicate with comfort with both stakeholders and senior business-leaders
Experience of working on projects deploying Agile and Waterfall methodologies
Can work in a pressurised environment to business critical timescales
Excellent verbal and written presentation skills
Strong experience and skills in influencing, negotiating and analysis are essential


London, UK
IT
ASAP
£60k - £80k
TechNET IT Recruitment Limited
Ashton Addington 
JSEDA - AA
28/04/2017 07:04:44

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