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Data Architect

Location: NORTH EAST

Salary: £70,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 165941

NRG are working with a big player in the Financial services industry on a really interesting Data Architect role. The role will be centred on the architecture of flexible, scalable and resilient solutions to allow for customers to easily engage. The role will be highly suitable for a candidate who enjoys connecting technology to business value and should have a keen strategic mind.

Key responsibilities:

  • Define future Data Architecture and underlying infrastructure

  • Define vision, strategy and principles for data management

  • Define standards to support end to end data cycle.

  • Must have a clear understanding on how data will be used by people, processes, products and technology.

The successful candidate must:

  • Have a clear understanding of Enterprise data vision and strategy

  • Ability to operate at all levels of the organisation

  • Have good knowledge of data governance / Data standards / RFP / Vendor selction


  • Technical line of business software application architecture

  • Excellent communication skills



  • SQL / No-SQL

  • Experience working with Cloud / On-Prem and hybrid solutions

  • Working knowledge of software development tools and methodologies

  • Presentation skills with a high degree of confidence in large and small audiences

What is on offer for the candidate?

  • Opportunity to work in a highly complex environment where technology is at the heart of the business.

  • Excellent benefits package

  • Personal budget set aside for professional development for every employee to be use don course/professional certifications etc.

  • Flexible working


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