Note : Its a contract job for 3 months + Extendable on third party payroll.
Gender : Male/Female
Industry : IT
Reporting to Head of Transformation & PMO
We are looking for a technical and experienced Data Architect on a fixed term contract to lead a 3-month engagement to build and deploy a Data Architecture for our Business Intelligence capabilities.
The candidate will be responsible for delivering the following scope As-Is assessment including inventory of all current and requested reports and dashboards, complete with Data Sources, Frequency, Data Fields and Data Storage
Ingesting data from a variety of corporate data sources and performing required transformations in Power Bi query editor.
Data modelling capabilities including designing effective Bi data models and datamarts.
In depth understanding of Power Bi Pro and Premium capabilities alongwith dataflows and datasets in Power Bi
Design of a To-Be Data Architecture that feeds Power BI and Qlikview
Dashboards and Regulatory Reporting Templates
Cleansing of all in-scope data, including Data Completion, Accuracy,
Duplication and Format
Creation of a Single Source of Truth: one automated and standardized Data
Repository (Excel or Access Aggregator database) to host all Scorecard reporting
Design and implementation of a Data Governance Framework including Data
Ownership and Data Templates for all Data Sources
Develop standards and methodologies for data quality assurance, data security and data privacy
In addition, the successful candidate should have working knowledge and architecture experience with Data Science tools and libraries, Modeling and Enterprise Data Warehousing. Must be familiar with agile methods.
Given the existing maturity of our data architecture and quality, as well as the 3-month time frame this is challenging position requiring the ability to advice, influence and work effectively with other functions within the organizations.
This is a hands-on role that requires understanding of business requirements and being able to translate these into data requirements. A proven track record of having delivered a similar project is an absolute must and an ability to ramp up quickly and demonstrate progress in a controlled and organized manner is
Required Skills :
4+ years’ experience as architecture or development lead in data analytics or data science, preferably in a greenfield context working with limited means (e.g. disparate architecture, limited technology capabilities, Excel built)
Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
Working knowledge of Power Query (M formula language)
Working knowledge of Power Bi Pro and Premium alongwith Power Bi datasets, dataflows and required configurations/security.
Adept in developing and scheduling auto refresh of datasets/dataflows on Power Bi.
Experience in data preparation and data gateway
Working knowledge of Qlikview and MS Power BI
Working knowledge of Azure Cloud and containerization
Excellent written, verbal and diagramming skills
Expertise in using PowerPoint, Excel, Access and clearly articulating findings / presenting solutions
Desired Skills :
Experience in Banking or Financial Services is preferred but not a hard constraint
Experience in Management / Strategy Consulting is preferred but not a hard constraint
Joining : Immediate