Business Lead - Lead Data Architect

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    Brighton, East Sussex

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    £62451.00 - £65000.00 per annum

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    Experis UK

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    5 months ago

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Business Lead - Lead Data Architect
Location: Brighton
6-month FTC

Role Purpose for Business - Lead Data Architect
The role of the lead data architect is to design, deploy and manage the clients data architecture. The post holder will need to be able to define how to integrate and manage different data entities in the data platform and other IT systems which use or process data in some way

Key Accountabilities for Business Lead Data Architect:
· Implement the data model into the TPR Data Platform.
· Develop data standards, acting as the first escalation point for breaches of data standards.
· Design and implementation of metadata repositories, understanding the range of tools for storing and working with metadata. Providing oversight and advice in this area.
· Responsibility for data modelling in the data platform.
· Undertaking data profiling and source system analysis, assurance and integration of data services to meet the needs of multiple business services.
· Experience of working strategically, translating strategic goals into activities.
· Ability to resolve problems as they occur and implement solutions and preventative measures as well as turn business problems into data design.
· Champion data architecture across TPR, set the standards and ways of working across the data/IT/analytical community.

Benefits for Business Lead Data Architect role:
· Civil Service Pension arrangements, which are recognized as some of the best in the pensions world
· Discretionary bonus arrangements
· access to performance related pay progression
· 25 days annual leave provision
· Flexible working arrangements
· Development opportunities
· Enhanced parental leave arrangements
· A free employee assistance programme
· An excellent office location in Brighton.

Essential Criteria for Business Lead Architect role:
· Ability to interpret strategic plans to support BAU
· Appropriate IT awareness and knowledge of toolsets
· Data strategy principles
· Business processes and analysis
· Understanding of Master Data Management
· Understanding of enterprise CRM
· Communication skills and the ability to translate complex technical issues into simple terms

Desirable for Business Lead Architect:

· Knowledge and experience of the Azure Data Architecture/Management capabilities
· Calm under pressure
· Problem solving and analytical skills
· Communication skills at all levels
· Personable and a team player
· Excellent customer service