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Cloud Data Solution Architect

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Recruiter: REED Global
Listed on: 18th June
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £500 - £600
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

Solution Architect (Cloud data)

Not many companies can say they've been around for 500 years, but this one can. Serving businesses and communities all over the UK, six days a week, this FTSE 100 company are recognised as one of the best at what they do.

Who will you be working for?

Reed Professional Services (RPS) has an exciting opportunity for a Solutions Architect to join our team of experts based in Farringdon engaging with a large logistics client to support the delivery of a new major programme implementation which will integrate with their legacy systems.

What will you be doing?

You will be joining our RPS's delivery team as a Solution Architect. This role will be key in architecting solutions in the Data and Analytics Platform and assuring the design and delivery work of suppliers.

The Solutions Architect must deliver IS/IT capabilities that meet business requirements and adhere to broader strategic requirements of the enterprise architecture, ensuring that IS/IT investment is implemented in a form that can be easily maintained, operated and managed over many years.

Essential Criteria;

  • Considerable experience in a data product design

  • Practical hands on experience of data platform implementation

  • Experience of managing a team of Data Architects would be advantageous

  • Experience of having worked in complex outsourced multi-supplier environments and the understanding of how to architect and assure solutions in these situations

  • A broad understanding of a variety of technologies, with in depth experience in data architecture areas and technologies:

  • Data Warehousing and BI: Experience of data warehousing components, including ETL, data quality, dimensional models and reporting

  • Data Modelling: Experience with the design and implementation of relational and dimensional data models

  • Data Analytics: Experience of intelligent, data driven solutions with embedded analytics

  • Data Governance: Experience in data governance and data stewardship best practices

  • Storage and Data Management: Teradata or equivalent MPP, "big data" technologies, such as Hadoop, Hortonwork, Spark

  • ETL: preferably IBM DataStage, or equivalent Informatica, Ab initio, SSIS

  • Reporting/Visualisation Tools and Software: QlikView, Business Objects, Tableau

  • Data modelling tools, e.g. SPARX Enterprise Architect, Power Designer, CA Erwin

  • Data in the cloud: Google BigQuery, GKE, Cloud Storage, PubSub, VPC, Auto ML, Data Proc, Data Flow, AirFlow

  • Understanding of a variety of architecture and development methodologies and techniques

Additional Information

Based in Farringdon, London.

Role to start ASAP, initially for 6 months.

Contact Name: Archer Mileman
Reference: TJ/9104/10423/001_1592498491
Job ID: 2833391

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