Head of Data

Head of Data - leading financial services organisation in Manchester

Our client is growing their IT team, one of the key areas for them is a Head of Data to join their organisation with the goal to manage their Business Intelligence, Database Administration and Data Analytics areas.

You will be strong in database administration in order to ensure effective management across security and permissions. They deal with over a million customer records / new customers each year so data security is a key element.

Ideally you will have worked in technology businesses / FinTech / financial services firm or similar, come from a DBA background in your career and be able to undertake the key responsibilties - and lead the team.

Key Duties:

Own the data roadmap, including the data warehouse, data analysis etc.
Manage the ODS
Lead a team with three disciplines (BI, DBA, Data Analysis)
Key points:

Strong MS SQL Server DBA experience;
Experience of SQL Server optimisation, including security, resilience, redundancy and scale issues;
Experience of SQL Server performance problems & schema management;
SQL Server monitoring & health checking;
Experience in BI, Data Warehousing & Data Analytics, e.g. SSAS, SSRS, SSIS
Knowledge of the FCA and regulated data and technology issues
Experience with Power BI, Excel, ClickView & Tableu (desirable)
If you feel this is you and would like to investigate the role then we are very keen to give you more information and discuss in detail - please apply and tell us when you wish to speak.

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