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Senior Data Architect

Role purpose

Understand client data and reporting processes, translate client requirements into high-level architecture designs and provide innovative and robust data warehousing solutions.

What you’ll be doing

As the Senior Data Architect, you will look to re-engineer and transform data from client sites and systems into the in-house platform. The data then flows into complex actuarial models and provides financial and actuarial reporting outputs for our clients.

This is a client facing technical role, so you’ll need to be comfortable working across various areas of a business.

Main accountabilities

  • To engage with the implementation teams, providing technical expertise and leadership around data architecture, data warehousing and BI
  • To provide technical guidance and thought leadership to the wider team
  • Design high level architecture solutions
  • Supporting the team, ensuring there is a clear understanding and that best practices are followed

Where you’ll work

One of the largest Insurance, actuarial consulting firms in the world.

Within the Global Centre of Excellence for Data and Reporting, which is headquartered in the UK.

You’ll join a dynamic and data driven team that operates on the cutting edge of technology.

Within a business that is one of the largest users of cloud computing services – Azure.

The experience you’ll need

  • Proven experience leading Data Architecture within an insurance environment
  • Up to date BI & data warehouse development experience – SQL, SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS
  • Insurance industry experience – understanding of financial, actuarial and insurance concepts
  • Detailed knowledge of modern data warehousing tools – AWS, Redshift, Azure, GCP, Snowflake, Power BI, Looker etc.
  • The ability to translate high-level architecture into more technical language

It would be great if you had

  • Life Insurance experience
  • Hadoop Map/Reduce, using either Hive or Pig
  • Azure Data Factory – Mapping data flows

If you think you have the skills and experience to take on the challenge, then please click apply!

Please be aware that experience working within the insurance sector is essential in order to be a successful applicant.

Job Title: Senior Data Architect

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands UK

Salary: £90,000 – £120,000 per annum


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