Data Architect

Information & Technology
Up to £

Entasis Partners has been working exclusively with a global client to build out their new architecture practice and now looking for additional resource.

In order to support business demands and to alleviate some pressure of the current team, we are looking for a Data Architect to support a number of work-streams in relation to the overarching integration strategy. You will be working as an Entasis Partners Associate for an initial 6 months engagement with outcome based deliverables.

Key Activities

  • Provide architectural leadership for Data using experience to evaluate and improve existing solutions.
  • Drive decision-making processes to align with business priorities and objectives related to key architecture solutions.
  • Drive architecture governance and process improvement initiatives.
  • Responsible for evaluating the architectural solutions and identifying solution options together with the IT strategy, the IT architecture team, project portfolio management, Integration, data and the application and infrastructure delivery teams.
  • Support, direct and review engineering teams and build artifacts to ensure quality and consistency. Work closely with technical delivery teams to spot miscommunications and errors early.
  • Produce relevant architectural artefacts to support strategy and projects.
  • Work with stakeholders to analyse, discuss, prioritise, and develop solutions.
  • Keep information in the architecture tool accurate to achieve transparency on baseline and target architectures.
  • Proactively follow and communicate architecture principles and policies.

About You:

  • Digital Engineering experience (Data Engineer, Software Engineer, Integration Engineer, etc.) with strong knowledge of a multitude of systems.
  • Experience of defining data architectures across enterprise systems, including HR and Finance.
  • Experienced in Python, SQL, and other data manipulation languages, with the ability to apply known concepts in novel contexts.
  • Experience with Classical and Cloud Data Warehouse technologies, complex data architecture and models.
  • Knowledge of and experience of data cyber security and legal regulations such as GDPR.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Data Platforms: T-SQL, PL-SQL, Azure Synapse and awareness of Apache Spark etc
  • University (Bachelors) degree and/or equivalent knowledge through experience.
  • Demonstrated leadership in data roles is essential. Experience in an architectural role is ideal.
  • Good knowledge of enterprise IT industry technology trends and comfortable with technical detail/concepts.
  • Strong demonstrated engagement (independent, assumes responsibility, self-motivating).
  • Very good written and spoken communication skills (ability to clearly explain and justify ideas when faced with competing alternatives).
  • Very strong Stakeholder Management skills (including, Senior Management, Finance, IT, etc.).

If this Data Architect position is of interest, please submit your application for further information.

Our Commitment

Entasis Partners is committed to helping clients create a diverse environment and is proud to support equal opportunity employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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For over 24 months, Entasis Partners has helped us build our architecture practice in London. We're very impressed by their service and candidate quality. Entasis is highly knowledgeable and reliable - even finding great candidates when others couldn't. We're very happy with Entasis Partners and eagerly continue our partnership in future campaigns.

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For several years, Entasis Partners have been a flexible, responsive partner for Bizzdesign, covering various roles. With a deep knowledge and an extensive enterprise architecture network, they consistently find strong candidates globally, even for demanding requirements. Entasis is professional, knowledgeable, and a pleasure to work with.

Chief Strategy Officer, Bizzdesign.

Entasis Partners are our go-to recruitment service for top architecture candidates. They understand architect varieties, talent trends, our culture, and our work. This enables them to consistently source high-quality candidates with excellent support. We've recruited great business architects through Entasis and their entire team is a pleasure to work with.

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