Ref: JR003_1616176084

Data Solutions Architect

England, Greater Manchester

Job description

Data Solutions Architect


Data Solutions Architect - AWS - Manchester - Paying up to 80k

An exciting opportunity has arisen to be a part of the team that is re-thinking the way data is stored and consumed. The role is for a solutions or infrastructure architect whose role is to design products and services for the strategic data platform, a platform challenged with delivering the data infrastructure and solutions to complex business requirements. Role responsible for the design, documentation, compliance and maintenance of the Cloud Data Platform. Travel may be required to Edinburgh once or twice a month.

Role & Responsibilities:

* Working and collaborating as part of a wider development team, working to Agile/Scrum methodologies to deliver value for stakeholders and support the development team and Product Owner of the platform.
* Responsible for designing, documenting and having a detailed understanding of the banks strategic Cloud Data Platform and open source toolsets.
* Liaising with CIO Infrastructure, Security and Operational Readiness teams to support end-to-end development lifecycle and release to live.
* Act as a design and technical lead in the team, working independently to deliver and manage assigned work
* Help evaluate emerging or novel technologies, understanding how they would integrate into the company and the data platform.

Skills Required:

* AWS or Azure Cloud Experience
* Experience of Data and Analytics platforms using Cloud infrastructure.
* Spark/Hadoop
* Infrastructure as code
* Kubernetes/Containerisation
* APIs
* Real Time Data Flows - Kafka
* Lambda
* Github/Git
* Jenkins or other CI/CD toolsets
* Cloud Formation
* Python/Scala/Java
* Data Science tooling(R-Studio, Shiny, other).


* Competitive salary paying up to £80,000 DOE
* Flexible/Remote working
* Short standard interview processes, fast on-boarding
* And more

If this role sounds interesting to you, please reach out by emailing me Also, if you know anyone else that fits the role please get in touch!

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