Data Architect

£70000 - £100000 per annum
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BETHANY CATCHPOLE

Finance Business Data Architect
London

As a Finance Business Data Architect you’ll be responsible for analysis, design & oversight elements of specific initiatives within the broader finance transformation program. You’ll be ensuring outcomes align with finance architecture strategy. Your role will be varied, depending on the initiative & the stage in the project life cycle, this includes data analysis, process assessment, future state operating model/process design, promoting best practice design concepts & solutions.

You'll be working with one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity – helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

What will you be doing?
• Working with Regulatory Reporting and Risk FTCs to understand and document current and target data flows and processes
• Being responsible for analysing data to support data sourcing design
• Translating business requirements into user stories or functional design specifications to support technology development of RDH, data and process change
• Being responsible for preparing topics for review with Finance, Project & Technology stakeholders
• This role will give you exposure to the forefront of finance change, and experience across the breadth of Finance and Barclays
• Documenting elements in support of data taxonomy, reference data and calculations
• Design test plans and operational change controls
• Support testing execution and reporting

What we’re looking for:
• Financial services experience, within retail and/or investment banking
• Knowledge of Regulatory Reporting (e.g. COREP, BASEL, Pillar 3), Finance process, system and technologies
• Appreciation of data principles, including data modelling and data design
• Experience of finance transformation programs and/or system implementation programs
Skills that will help you in the role:
• Excellent PowerPoint skills
• Exceptional data manipulation skills including Excel and experience using one or more data manipulation tools (e.g. Qlikview, Business Objects, Lumira, Smart View, Hive, Python, SQL, SAS)
• A range of written and verbal communication skills, including influencing and negotiating with a broad set of stakeholders, often with conflicting priorities
• Finance process experience relevant to the Finance regulatory reporting role (e.g. COREP, Pillar 3 etc.) , details are available through the resourcing team
Where will you be working?
In the heart of Canary Wharf, our headquarters at Churchill Place boasts onsite amenities such as; a gym, staff restaurant and deli bar, and is easily accessible by tube and bus links. With a population of around 5000 staff the atmosphere is second to none with a real buzz being created around the offices within.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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