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Data Platform Lead

Location: Newcastle

Salary: £50,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168321

Data Platform Lead

NRG are delighted to be working with an institution head quartered in Newcastle, on the recruitment of a Data Platform Lead experienced with the Azure Data Platform. You will be supporting the overall BI strategy to push the business forward and give a competitive advantage by utilising business data.

Job Purpose

  • Manage a team of 5 technical staff.

  • Ensure the BI Data Platform is appropriately incorporated into the Strategy Project, focusing on deliverables and capability in readiness for change.

  • Ensure that backlog items are delivered effectively and efficiently.

  • Oversee all BI Architecture.

  • Act as a technical lead for the Data Platform Team for existing BAU projects and new projects.

  • Supporting the business adoption of Reporting tools to improve the performance of the data platform.

Role requirements

  • Excellent understanding of BI concepts and tools.

  • Previous experience working with the Azure Data Platform and toolset, such as Data Bricks, Data Factory, Data Lake, Event Hub, SQL and Analysis Services.

  • Good understanding of Data Warehousing solutions and Data Modelling tools and techniques.

  • Awareness and use of source control and release management technologies.