Head of Data Engineering - Contract - Fintech Consultancy

Recruiter
INTEC SELECT LIMITED
Location
City of London
Salary
£700 - £750 per day
Posted
19 Nov 2020
Closes
26 Nov 2020
Ref
1833606047
Responsibilities
Analyst, Information Technology
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Head of Data Engineering - Fintech Consultancy - City
6 Months / £700 - £750 PD outside IR35

An excellent opportunity has arisen with a market leading Fintech who seeks a highly skilled Head of Engineering / Head of Data to transform their strategy, process and platforms. This is a senior leadership role from both a technology and business perspective. This is a data driven organisation and the Head of Data Engineering will focus across Data Science, Data Warehousing and Data Driven Infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • The primary responsibility will be to define and deliver company wide data strategy and overall data capabilities.
  • Lead and inspire data and engineering teams
  • Ensure data meets regulatory obligations (as their clients are within FS)
  • As a thought leader introduce new technologies, initiatives to improve the performance of data within the organisation
  • Hands on delivery of projects and strategic outcomes

Requirements:

  • Experienced leading large engineering teams with a focus on data e.g. data science, data warehousing, data driven infrastructure
  • Experienced within a senior leadership role, delivering change and transformation programmes within a highly regulated environment
  • Identification of training / development needs and implementation of training where required
  • Experienced within an Agile environment
  • You understand the value of metrics and can demonstrate how you have used these in the past to optimise teams, processes and systems
  • SaaS / DaaS experience is highly desirable