Leading global financial institution seeks Data professional with solid experience of data analysis and/or data governance gained from an asset management firm. Key remit is to lead data management and data governance activities across all geographies ensuring compliance with data practices. This will include applying data architecture standards to define and model data, applying an ownership model to ensure accountability and generally ensuring that all data quality is measured, reported and all issues remediated.
Data architecture is a fundamental component of the business and the job holder will work closely with the Chief Data Officer, to set Data Strategy, which will include creating a number of data domain focused data services and establishing a Data Analytics capability using Data Science methods and Big Data technologies to enhance data quality, automated reporting solutions and over time, a machine learning capability.
This is a high profile role and the successful applicant will demonstrate a sound understanding of data modelling practices and modelling tools such as Visual Paradigm and a proven track record of implementing data governance practices into a business unit. Excellent stakeholder management skills, both internal and external are essential as the role will involve working with 3rd party service providers such as Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform and interacting globally across business areas