Data Architect - Financial Services - Hedge Fund (Contract)
Posted on Oct 9, 2019 by Radley James Ltd
This a great opportunity to be a critical part of a major new initiative to improve information delivery at a leading Financial services brokerage, market maker and Hedge fund.
You will help the firm reach its' aspiration of enhancing decision making by improving our data assets, as well as the reporting that is based upon them.
Working as a part of the Information Technology department you will be designing and developing data solutions for a diverse and complex set of inter-related businesses.
Initially you will work for our projects team as we work towards meeting business objectives for this new role. Once established you will set your own targets with guidance from the business and reporting to the Chief Technology Officer.
The ideal candidate will;
Have worked either as a Data Architect, or in a similar role, for 5 years or more.
Essential experience in a leadership role.
Experience of using and optimising SQL (5 years or more).
Experience of designing and implementing a relational table structure.
Understanding and familiarity of data diagramming tools.
Experience of gathering requirements from a diverse set of users.
Experience of working with a source control system (eg Git, Subversion, Perforce, etc).
Experience of working with a modern Business Intelligence toolset like Power BI.
Experience with OLAP databases (SQL Server Analysis Services).
Familiarity with confidentiality issues and data protection laws.