Data Architect –Hybrid Working – Up to £90k

On behalf of our industry-leading client based in Manchester, we are recruiting for a talented Data Architect. As Data Architect you will be a trusted subject matter expert with significant experience in the development and delivery of enterprise-class data solutions with a strong appetite for innovation.

The Data Architect will be responsible for:

Drafting design and architectural documentation, and identifying and feedback any potential improvements to the organisation’s data architecture (including infrastructure and database design) and the technical architecture that supports it

Design and produce any necessary supporting documentation to enable the business to effectively utilise its data

Support a team of Developers in delivering technical solutions through the common approach to data and a common data model, engaging with key stakeholders such as developers, engineers, information security and data security

Manage an enterprise view of data consumption and production

Provide data expertise into projects executed by the Technical Delivery Function

The Data Architect will have the following:

Experience of PaaS Cloud Data Services and understanding of Data Management techniques, as well as extensive knowledge and experience of Microsoft Reporting and Data management environments

Great experience of the full SDLC, ideally with an Agile approach and TOGAF Certification is desirable

Strong stakeholder skills capable of influencing clients and selling the capability of the team in client-vendor relationships, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Good time management and organisation skills, as well as strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Knowledge of data technology platform design and components including data ingestion and integration, ETL, data lake technologies, Enterprise Data Warehouse, reporting and analytics, and experience in Data security

Backup and restore strategies for business continuity and knowledge of .net development including popular frameworks

Experience in analysis and architectural modelling and documentation techniques, including Entity Relationship Diagrams and design specifications, and the ownership of those solutions through to delivery


Flexible working hours with 3 days remote working

Health Cash Plan

An additional day off for your birthday!

Company pension scheme and group life assurance

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Data Architect – Hybrid Working – Up to £90k

Interviewing and onboarding for this role will be going ahead remotely while Covid-19 restrictions are in place

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