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Lead Data Platform Architect

  • Data Engineering
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent
  • £140,000
  • #45027
  • About the role


    Lead Data Platform Architect (London or Edinburgh) Fully Remote Working Available

    £100k - £140k + Comprehensive Bonus & Package

    MBN are exclusively partnering with a globally recognized bank to help them appoint a Lead Data Platform Architect. The role will lead the solution design team and be responsible for full ownership and innovation around their multi-faceted modern data platform.

    What you’ll be doing:

    • You'll be collaborating with platform and domain teams to architect data and analytics solutions across a range of database, cloud data warehouse, ETL and big data technologies
    • You’ll elaborate on the solution and its interfaces, validate technology assumptions, evaluate implementation alternatives, and develop a pipeline of features and improvements to allow frequent and incremental delivery of customer value
    • Owning the technical design issues and driving resolution through the iteration of the technical solution design
    • Leading the activities to shape requirements, validating designs and prototypes to deliver change that aligns with the target architecture

    The skills you’ll need:

    • Strong knowledge of application architecture, and in business data or infrastructure architecture with working knowledge of industry architecture frameworks such as TOGAF or ArchiMate
    • Good experience architecting data and analytics solutions across a broad range of database, cloud data warehouse, ETL and big data technologies, together with a background in data warehouse design and implementation
    • Awareness of cloud technologies for data engineering and machine learning, ideally AWS
    • Good understanding of modern automation and development practice, DevOps, CI/CD and Agile ways of working
    • Experience of defining application architectures and roadmaps for complex solutions working for all layers of the technical architecture
    • Tech Environment (AWS, S3, Cloudera, Teradata, Streamsets, Snowflake, Airflow)

    For more information or to apply, please send an updated CV to or apply here.