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Head of Data Architecture

  • Data Engineering
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent
  • £100,000 +
  • About the role

    Head of Data Architecture


    Up to £150,000 + package



    MBN are now supporting a fast growing & high performing Data Consultancy in their search for a talented Head of Data Architecture. They are aiming to double in size in the coming year and this position will be the driving point for client engagement in the data function.


    You will support clients in their cloud adoption, helping design and scale cloud architectures at enterprise level whilst having the business awareness to expand accounts and attract new clients along the way. Azure or AWS experience will be essential to develop client’s data environments, and you must have the people skills to communicate across various stakeholder chains and manage your growing team of data experts.


    As a highly capable but still growing consultancy, it would be fantastic if you can help expand client accounts and bring in fresh business. You will be expected to network and leverage professional relationships to attract new clients to your proposition, giving your team more data problems to solve as the year goes on. This will help the entire business hit their growth plans and you will be recognised for success in this area.


    Skills and Technologies:


    • Strong cloud experience, demonstratable skills in AWS, Azure, or GCP architecture
    • Strong understanding of open-source programming languages and widely used data tools/principles
    • Familiarity with data governance & GDPR laws, ensuring that each client receives a boutique service suited to their data
    • Management of people will be a key part of this role as you will be growing a team and communicating with their clients to extract and relay client requirements
    • Drive cloud capability, collaborating with Data Engineering, Science, & Analytics teams


    Hit ‘apply’ below to send me your CV or email for more info about the fantastic opportunity