Data Architect - MPP / Data Warehouse / Big Data

Opus Resourcing Ltd
London (South)
£70000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Data Architect required with extensive background in Data Architecture, architecting data solutions within a large scale data and data warehouse environments (such as Netezza, Oracle, teredata) and ideally including Cloud (such as AWS) and Big Data or MPP Technologies (such as Redshift, S3, EMR, Hadoop, EMR, Kafka etc), combined with dimensional modelling to ensure cutting edge data solutions are architect, designed and delivered to meet functional and non functional demands of stakeholders is required by technology giant in West London. As a Data Architect your key strengths will include 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, Big Data technologies Ability to influence without authority Consulting and presentation skills Commercial awareness Agile methodologies and processes Strong interpersonal skills, quick to build rapport Self-driven with ability to work at pace in a dynamic organization Role purpose: Working with Data Architecture, Engagement and Delivery functions, the Data Architect ensures that data solutions are architected, designed and delivered to meet both the functional and non-functional demands of our stakeholders. Accountabilities: Owns definition of Data Architecture Patterns for the requirements of the respective business area(/s) 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) Support development of strategic technical design of the Data Warehouse and associated tools Work closely with the Engagement function to translate business requirements into practical technical solutions This is a outstanding chance to flex your skills within a highly complex and cutting edge large scale data environment working with teams across multiple European offices and will involve European travel. Ideal backgrounds would include massive scale data environments such as ecommerce, media, broadcast, online gaming, retail, finance, online travel, internet companies etc Opus Resourcing is an employment business. This job was originally posted as