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Head of Data Operations

Job Title: Head of Data Operations
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/11/16
REF: Head/Perm
Contact Name: Matt Wandowski
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Head of Data Operations-Pentaho/Hortonworks/Cloudera/Hadoop
Head of Data Operations-Data/Quality/Strategy/Analytics/Big Data

Our finance client is seeing fantastic growth and is looking for an experienced Data Manager to take over and lead a growing data warehouse team in London.

We are looking for an experienced Data expert who will define and deliver the client's Data strategy across an organisation that is spread across multiple locations- experience of working in a globally dispersed team is essential.

This position will give you the opportunity to work with a new Enterprise Loan Platform where managing the control & direction of data asset management is a key.

You will be supporting the Chief Analytics Officer in promoting and supporting strategic initiatives to bring an advanced Data Science capability, the role will be focused around convergence & consolidation of disparate data towards a centralised data management model.

Main Responsibilities:

-Own the Global Data Strategy
-Maintain & build partnerships with key technology stakeholders to promote continuous improvement of ideas for exploitation of data assets
-Build a centralised data management office that includes Data Governance & Science functions
-Enhance the team's ability to conduct complex data drive business analysis & decision making
-Progress your team to develop with a high level of motivation, skill & ability to work as a high performing team
-Build & understand regulatory impacts for all markets on the global data strategy that will allow you to use that understanding to drive documented data management processes & procedures

Experience in the following is ideal:

-Understanding Finance & Credit Market insight
-Demonstrated leadership with significant exposure to C-Level Management
-Experience of driving enhanced business & technology performance through the use of data & information assets
-Proven ability of delivering the transition to a corporate Data Management capability whilst maintaining the delivery of current Data Services
-Well-experienced in understanding and implementing data quality and information governance capabilities
-Exposure to challenges that are presented from structure & unstructured data environments
-Experience of working with Hadoop, Machine Learning & NoSQL

If this role is for you and you want to be a part of a successful fast moving company, then please apply immediately.

Parallel Consulting is a multi-awarding winning, global leader in Analytics & Data Science recruitment.
With over 12 years expertise, we assist our clients within Analytics, Customer & Marketing Insight, Web Analytics, Big Data, Data Science, Credit Risk and BI.