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£70,000 - £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits - Bristol - Big Data & Data Science - South West
Ref: 326 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Dec 2018
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Are you a proven leader and capable of managing key stakeholder relationships? Do you come from a data engineering or architectural background? Do you want to work with one of the most iconic organisations in the country? 

Our client is looking for a Head of Data Engineering and Architecture to lead teams composed of data engineers, data architects, developers and other specialists to collaborate delivering technical excellence of a large scale. 

This is an exciting opportunity to work alongside some of the most well-known and influential data experts in the industry. You will not only be responsible for growing this team but also driving innovation across this organisation. 

About the role:

As a Head of Data Engineering and Architecture, you will be tasked with managing teams that are truly transforming data into insight in a timely manner to help make better business decisions. You will focus on owning and future proofing the data architecture and solution design for analytics work globally. 

Reporting to the Director of Data, you will work across various parts of the business ensuring that this team is keeping up to date with the impressive global growth in the coming months. 

Are you the right person?

  • You will need strong leaderships skills, as you will be expected to work with key stakeholders on a global scale
  • You will have previous working knowledge with Big Data and Cloud technologies such as Hadoop, Google Cloud, Amazon Redshift, Snowflake or AWS. 
  • Any relevant qualifications are highly desirable for this role. 
  • You will be expected to manage and support application migrations, historical management reporting and regulatory compliance. 

In return, you will receive:

  • A salary of up to £90,000 plus a performance related bonus
  • 27 days holiday but 8 statutory
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cutting edge sports centre
  • Subsidised café and restaurants (that have been known to host Michelin start chefs from time to time!)
  • The opportunity to work with a truly iconic organisation alongside some influential data experts

KDR has worked with some exceptional professionals across the years, some of which are working for this impressive client whom we are privileged to work with. 

If you think you have what it takes to take on and manage such an important role, be part of something exciting and transform data into insight, then get in touch today! 

Georgia Flynn

Georgia Flynn looks after this role for KDR, if you have a question get in touch...

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