Data Architect - Greenfield Data Lake Implementation

Data Architect - Greenfield Data Lake Implementation

Job Title: Data Architect - Greenfield Data Lake Implementation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00101289_1567681204
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 05, 2019 12:00

Job Description

Data Architect - Greenfield Data Lake Implementation

My client urgently requires an experienced Data Architect to join their AI & Analytics Practice and be based in East London.


This will see the Data Architect playing a key role in a major transformation initiative within a Financial Services environment. You will lead the data architecture, modelling and design for a greenfield Enterprise Data Lake implementation and lead a team of 4 Data Modelers, as well as take a 'hand's on' approach to data modelling.

As the Data Architect your team will work alongside a high performing delivery team who will also help in delivering a new Big Data based data foundation and subsequent analytics and reporting data stores, all to be deployed on AWS.


  • Ability to demonstrate successful experience working in EDW or Data Lake programs/Projects primarily as a Data Architect/Data Modeler
  • Strong Dimensional Modelling and Data Warehouse Architecture utlsing either Kimball or snowflake approaches
  • Experience with Public and/or Hybrid Cloud Computing (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Exceptional experience in design of data models & structures suitable for distributed data processing architecture
  • Strong knowledge in conventional data modelling techniques (Normalized, dimensional, conceptual/physical/logical data models etc
  • Experience working in a BIg Data Ecosystem modelling structured, semi-structured and unstructured data items
  • Experience in designing performant data models that are suitable for real-time analytics and advanced reporting use cases

The following would be of benefit, but training will be provided:

  • Data Vault 2.0 Certification
  • Experience in Master Data Management and Data Governance
  • Expedience in modelling complex financial or regulatory data models


  • Salary up to £90,000 + bonus
  • 25 days holiday (+Bhs + holiday buy/sale)
  • Pension
  • Health, Dental
  • Life Assurance
  • Vouchers/Discounts
  • Travel Loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flexible working


A globally recognised system integrator. You will work within the AI & Data Analytics practice, which is the best performing and revenue generating practice in the UK. This will see you with the autonomy to run your own projects, innovate with the latest data technologies and with clear routes to career progression from the start.

You will also be encouraged to network, speak at conferences & industry meet ups and will have access to fully funded training and certifications.

If this sound like an interesting opportunity apply now and lets arrange a time to discuss your next big career move!

Data Architect - Greenfield Data Lake Implementation

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