Head of Big Data - ETL, Hadoop, NoSQL, SQL Server, NLP

Imperative People
£85k - £100k pa + excellent bens package
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
ETL Hadoop Big Data. Top performing RegTech / FinTech Software Company are recruiting a brand new position for Head of Big Data! The company specialise in information governance solutions covering regulatory and compliance for the Financial Services and Banking Industry.

The Head of Big Data will be responsible for the design and build of the Big Data platform for the whole companies' suite of software products. And will work closely with the head of applications to create a highly scalable, integrated, enterprise level data platform architecture and design. As head of this brand new department you will also be responsible for recruitment and management of the team.

In terms of expertise we require you to have proven innovation and leadership of Big Data projects, architecting data platforms solutions and have strong experience with ETL, SQL Server, NoSQL, Hadoop / HDFS. You will ideally also have expertise with NLP (Natural language processing) and text mining technologies.

This role by nature is the first hire into the team so a very hands on and close to the technology and tools style of leadership is required so we expect your profile will be coming from a lead enterprise data role and will be seasoned as a lead Data Architect, Big Data Architect / Lead Developer, Big Data Team Lead and will previously been a SQL Database Developer / Designer or SQL Server DBA or similar. Ideally you will have gained experience working in Software Company as well as Enterprise Data environment in order to acclimatise to smaller agile company environment and will have previously design and built a Big Data platform from scratch.

If this role sounds interesting and challenging and you have most or all of the above skills and experience then please get in touch. As well as a good basic salary there is an opportunity to have equity in the company.

Company H.Q. in Surrey but can be home based anywhere commutable to office.

For more information or to apply please call or send CV, excellent salary and bens negotiable depending on experience.