Data Architect

Posted 4 April by Royal Mail Featured

Job reference number 86935

Data Architect

Full time



Job Purpose

Understanding how to employ Data and Information technology to drive tangible business value. Apply proven experience in fulfilling a wide range of Enterprise Data and Information Architecture activities. Use of interpersonal skills will be key, as will the ability to demonstrate thought leadership in data information architecture

Key accountabilities

•Deliver class leading data architecture, thought leadership and input into internal projects and initiatives.

•Responsible for information analysis, enterprise and solution designs.

•Influence and work alongside architects, technical team leads and developers in information, data, integration and BI-related architectural issues and best practices.

•Support projects with data architecture requirements and stakeholder engagement.

•Understand the data warehouse and data model at Royal Mail Group

•Work with Technology to ensure the data warehouse architecture is in appropriate for BI delivery

•Work to improve efficiency, scalability and stability of the data environment

•Internal and external stakeholder management

Key dimensions

You will deliver both tactical and strategic developments across multiple stakeholders, tool sets and data sources. You may be required to work in both agile and waterfall methodologies and possibly on several projects or programs at once.

Key knowledge, skills, experience and qualifications required

•Experience in developing information / data strategy and frameworks

•Proven history of deriving and defining information / data requirements and modelling

•An understanding of the relationship of data and information models to business, application and technical architecture

•Understanding of leading technologies in Business Intelligence (e.g. Oracle, IBM, Microsoft, etc.)

•Strong in data modelling and architecture (Data Warehousing, ODS, Data Marts, Staging etc.)

•Experience of evaluating, implementing and using a range of data management tools.

•Experience of data governance and data lineage.

Grade: 3A

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values.  We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all of our job applicants.

Closing Date: 03/05/2018

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