Data Architect - Trading Platform

Energon People
£75000.00 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Data Architect - Trading Platform My client, is an online trading platform with a reputation for innovation and disruption. They are looking to hire an experienced Data Architect to join their team in London, working alongside a new leadership team as the business moves forward. It's a chance to be n integral part of shaping the strategy and direction for an organisation with a You will be working with Data Architecture, Engagement and Delivery functions, ensuring that data platforms and solutions are architected, designed and delivered to meet both the functional and non-functional demands of their stakeholders. Here is a snapshot of the role: Accountabilities: Owns definition of Data Architecture Patterns for the requirements of the respective business area(/s) Works closely with the Engagement function to translate business requirements into practical technical solutions Works with the design champions in the Delivery teams throughout project life cycles to help build / ratify repeatable design patterns and consistency of approach as part of Design Assurance Works with the data modeller(/s) to give Data model assurance Works with the engagement function and business stakeholders to guide product roadmaps to enable delivery of incremental 'step changes' and showcase 'art of the possible for the respective business area(/s) Owns definition of Systems Architecture of the respective data platform(/s) and drives improvements forward Works with the vendors to understand and influence vendor roadmap. Monitors industry developments in the data space and shares them with the teams Key Strengths: Experience of architecting data solutions in a large scale data environment Experience of Dimensional Data Modelling Experience of Pattern based data development Experience of Cloud (preferably AWS), Columnar Databases, Big Data technologies Experience of Data Integration tools (e.g Talend) Ability to influence without authority Consulting and presentation skills Commercial awareness Betting industry understanding and interest Agile methodologies and processes Strong interpersonal skills, quick to build rapport Self-driven with ability to work at pace in a dynamic organisation If this role sounds like something you would like to find out more about, please apply for immediate feedback, or do not hesitate to contact me for further information This job was originally posted as

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