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Data Architect - Remote Work

Job Description

Data Architect position for an award-winning fintech managing development of a secure payments platform for some of the largest marketplace companies in the country.

This is an opportunity to build the new foundation for a financial technology data platform in an organisation that has gone from start-up to billions of pounds of turnover in only a few short years.

 

Are you a passionate Data Architect? Would you love a position that gives you ... 

  • Flexible or 100% remote working
  • Meaningful share options 
  • Unlimited annual leave AND one mental health day every month (can be taken immediately with no notice)
  • Private medical cover
  • 4% pension matched (8% total)
  • Life assurance at 3 x salary
  • Bonus scheme

... then this is the role for you!

Day to Day Duties of a Data Architect:

  • To be responsible for building a culture of Data Driven Value.
  • To successfully guide and develop the team as the leader of the Data Team.
  • Overseeing the initial design, implementation, and development of data and information within a new technology platform for one of their new products.
  • To use your architectural experience and knowledge of the AWS Ecosystem to enable the correct scaling and growth for the new platform and the team.
  • This is a lead-from-the-front position to establish Data Governance principles and own usable Data Models, Definitions, Lineage and Glossaries for both lines of business.
  • As an experienced Data Architect, you will work closely with your Data Engineer, and Data Analyst to ensure that the new product launch is successful and manage subsequent releases.
 
Necessary technical skills and experience:
  • At least 4 years’ experience in working with or implementing Data Governance and Data Architecture for Data Lake and/or Data Warehouse solutions.
  • Degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or demonstrable Industry experience.
  • Data modelling, profiling, and ensuring quality in production systems.
  • Data Lineage and Data Lifecycle as a Governance capability.
  • Understanding of Serverless and Event Driven concepts.
The ideal candidate also has:
  • Worked with some or all of AWS Ecosystem such as: S3, AWS GLUE, Postgres, DynamoDB, Athena, Lake Formation, Lambda, Python, Redshift, Kinesis, CloudWatch, DMS/CDC, QuickSight, SNS and SQS.
  • Work management through Agile/Scrum methodologies.
  • Software development using CI/CD.
  • Financial services industry experience (Fintech is nice).
 
If you are interested in this position then please apply via the website or you can send an email to calvin@ray-associates.co.uk and I will be in touch within 24 hours if your profile is matching.
 
Fintech - Data Architect - Remote Work

Ref: RA-SP022 | Published: 25th Aug 2021