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Data Architect

  • Location:

    London, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Commercial Markets

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive + Bonus + Leading Benefits Package

  • Job ref:

    633

  • Expiry date:

    26-01-2021

A newly created role, this individual will be highly viable across all areas of the business. Data is a key function for this business and is consumed and utilised multiples times a day.
 
Leading and working with developers, coders & quants you will be the data subject matter expert from an architecture & technology perspective. You will have previously held a role at director/managing director/executive director or head of at a leading investment bank, hedge fund, asset management or capital markets business, you will be a key relationship holder with Portfolio Managers and the CIO.
 
This role will cover a variety of areas including: data storage, data management, monitoring and standardisation, this is a unique opportunity for a very experienced individual to steer, future proof and create a value adding function with support from top management.
 
A key aspect of your role will be liaising with commercial, revenue generating individuals from front-office and therefore it is essential you have worked in a bank, trade house, asset management, fund or investment institution previously.
 
Being forward thinking and proactive you will be striving to bring modern and efficient data technology, and utilise these advantages to further benefit the business.
 
Whilst this is considered a Senior Leadership role, the nature of the fund means this remains a hands on role, in a growing technology team, therefore we require someone who is happy working in a lean and effective team.
 
Requirements:
• Computer Science or related degree from a Tier 1 institution
• Previous experience in system design
• Strong Data Management & Modelling Architecture skills
• SQL Expert - optimisation, tuning, scaling, redundancy
• Programming Skills - C#/.Net/Java/Python (not necessarily hands on/daily but previous experience)
• Previously worked in Banking, Front Office, Trading, Asset Management, Hedge Fund etc
 
Due to volume of applicants, only those possessing the skills outlined in the requirements will be contacted if successful. Full details will be shared with those successful.
Data Management Architect 
Leading Investment Firm
London

Working with developers, coders & quants you will be the data subject matter expert from an architecture perspective. Your role will cover a variety of areas including: data storage, data management, monitoring and standardisation.

A key aspect of your role will be liaising with commercial, revenue generating individuals from front-office and therefore it is essential you have worked in a bank, trade house, asset management, fund or investment institution previously. 

You will be responsible for collaborating with the business to understand each individual functions requirements for data.

Working with data consumers enabling users access to firm data through appropriate tooling, processes and procedures.

Being forward thinking and proactive you will be striving to bring modern and efficient data technology, and utilise these advantages to further benefit the business.

This is a hands on role, in a growing data team. 

Requirements:
  • Computer Science or related degree
  • Previous experience in system design
  • Strong Data Management & Modelling Architecture skills
  • SQL Expert - optimisation, tuning, scaling, redundancy
  • Programming Skills - C#/.Net/Java/Python
  • Previously worked in Banking, Front Office, Trading, Asset Management, Hedge Fund etc

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