Data Architect – 1141919


Our Client

We are partnered with a leading Financial Services company in the UAE
On their behalf we are looking for an experienced Data Architect to join their fast paced team.

Your Responsibilities

-Ability to build and contribute to data streamingplatform
-Provide technical oversight to solution delivery in creating business-driven solutions adhering to the enterprisearchitecture and data governance standards
-Be an active contributor to how the bank evolves Data Governance practices and influence the adoption of data standards
-Define and design – Information infrastructure, information life cycleassociated to EMI
-Support third party data suppliers in developing specifications that are congruent with the Enterprise data architecture
-Exploring data sources to understand whether they can add value to products
-Design platform that will improve data quality, metadata management, data governance and ensure driven by dataprinciples
-Defining best practices and patterns for data ingestion and transformation
-Working with the data engineers to ingest, transform, and provision new data and contribute data architecture for digital analytics, real-time event sourcing, data contextualization, and running AI models.
– Build a framework of principles to ensure data quality, integrity across the business (including but not limited to Core, Payments, Digital Banking,Customer360, BI,Data warehouse, external interfaces, etc.)
– Ensure that the Data Architecture strategy and roadmap are aligned to the business and technology strategies.

Your Qualifications

-Bachelor of Engineering/MCA/Masters in Computer Science
-Data Architecture associated certification
-Minimum 8 years of experience
-Experience on Big Data platforms and distributed computing (e.g. Hadoop, Map/Reduce, Spark, HBase, CouchDB, Hive)
-Experience in Data Quality Assessment (profiling, anomaly detection) and data documentation (schema, dictionaries)
-Experience in data architecture, data warehousing and modelling techniques (Relational, ETL/ELT, and OLTP) and consider performance alternatives.
-Aware of cloud data platforms and building architecture that leverages the cloud.
-Experience of architecting datasolutionsacross hybrid (cloud, on-premise) data platforms.
-Design short term resolutions to achieve all goals and prepare data roadmap for management.
-Determine procedure to identify and collect all required data, validate process and recommend improvements to corporate data.
-Strong analytical and numerical skills are essential, enabling easy interpretation and analysis of large volumes of data.
-A comprehensive understanding and experience implementing data solutions – metadata management, ETL, Data Quality, data lacks, big data, advanced analytics, data streaming, data visualization
-A comprehensive understanding of the principles of and best practices behind data engineering, and the supporting technologies such as RDBMS, NoSQL, Cache & In-memory stores.
-A comprehensive understanding and experience implementing data streaming platform
-Experience of mapping key Enterprise data entities to business capabilities and applications A strong knowledge of horizontal data lineage from source to output
-Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Halian Group
With over 20 years of experience, we have come to understand that innovation is the only way to provide agile, practical solutions that transform businesses and careers.
Our resourcing and smart services help you to realize tomorrow’s potential. Discover the amazing things possible when you bring the right people and the right technologies together.

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