Data Architecture & Strategy Manager

Information Technology
64511 Requisition #

Data Architecture & Strategy is the function that outlines how data is acquired, stored, processed, and distributed. It also takes in to account policies and principles that control the integrity, usage security and quality of our data.

We're looking for a strong people manager. Determined, detailed and driven to achieve set goals. Working reciprocally with other functions to deliver strategic transformation. You have two main aims:

  1. Deliver data architectural solutions that enforce to Data Principles and Corporate standards.
  2. Support the delivery of our central data strategy

Your Role:

  • Create and maintain the integrity of our Enterprise Data Model. Manage a team of data analysts to maintain our data estate and resource change activity.
  • Align all solutions with Data architectural Quality Assurance. Seek improvements in our service processes through regular monitoring and evaluation of all activity.
  • Work with the D&I functions to co-ordinate transformation. Stay ahead of technological advancements in order to spot potential improvements to current solutions.
  • Recognise, design and implement fit for purpose data architecture solutions, that collect, store and analyse data
  • Develop, manage and audit policies, to provide clarity and ensure compliance with the necessary standards. Serve as a central point of contact for data architectural issues.
  • Take the technical lead for data architecture development in projects, ensure that Team Technology goals are met. 

Your Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent with experience of the Microsoft BI Stack, SQL, SSIS, TSQL. SSAS.
  • Some knowledge of visualisation tools such as PowerBI, Qlikview, Qliksense Tableau would be an advantage.
  • Excellent data analysis skills, data analysis, data modelling experience in data solution environments.
  • Detailed knowledge of design and integration principles for complex, heterogeneous databases, data modelling and Dimensional databases & Marts design experience.
  • Leading Technical teams in solution delivery, an excellent communicator with strong relationship management.
  • Problem solve in a professional manner, translate complex technical terminology with Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Eligible to work in the UK

What we offer you:

We want Gallagher to be the organisation that all our people are proud to be a part of and where everyone can call themselves one of our team. Where our culture is embracing of difference, where you can be the best and, perhaps most importantly, be yourself.

We are all different in some way. If we were all the same, and all thought the same, we would be vulnerable as a group. By welcoming and encouraging diverse opinions and backgrounds within our organisation, we will have a healthier, more innovative and ultimately more profitable business.

If this sounds like somewhere you’d like to join, we’d love to hear from you. If you require flexibility for a role you are applying for, give us a call to chat through the options.

About Us:

Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture motivated by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.

As a member of our global brokerage team, you’ll help our clients address risk, protect assets and recover from losses.

Our employing entity, Arthur J. Gallagher Services (UK) Limited, is proud to be accredited as a Living Wage employer with the Living Wage Foundation. Gallagher is committed to diversity of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender or gender identity, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnicity, colour, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, religion/ belief, age and those with caring responsibilities.


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