Head of Data Delivery (IT)

Head of Data Delivery (IT)

  • Location

    Hove, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

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  • Salary/Rate:

    £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + package

  • Contact:

    Jamie Allen

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Role: Head of Data Delivery

Reports to: CTO and Head of Solution Delivery


  • to be responsible for the technical implementation and growth of strategic enterprise data solutions within the firm
  • to reduce operational risk and consolidate asset and liability data into single sources and ensure adherence to Data Management Standards/Policies
  • market data ownership also forms part of this rol
  • have an analysis and data science / development background
  • understand and steer agile delivery methods in the definition, design, delivery, testing and release of the data solutions, ideally in a financial services setting
  • required to work closely with Data Architecture and various Application teams who are responsible for interfaces to back end data.
  • be part of strategic decisions on future technologies

Skills Required


  • Degree level qualification in a technical or numerate field or equivalent experience.


  • Proven ability to design, build, implement, and run enterprise data solutions
  • Knowledge of financial / insurance asset and liability data would be beneficial
  • Proven experience in a software development / SDLC delivery and understanding of the complexities surrounding data source control
  • Strong people management background
  • Ability to estimate, plan and manage , work with line managers to manage own work and keep within plan, and ownership of third party relationships
  • Past experience of working with the standard industry relational databases, data ETL layers, Ab Initio, Business Objects (or equivalent) reporting. Data science and NoSQL would be valuable.
  • Experience with cloud and their scaled data solutions would be valuable


  • Data architecture
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • People management experience
  • Development and coding experience would be beneficial
  • Sound documentation and communication skills in a client / customer facing environment
  • A strong technical aptitude, with a business solution focus
  • Proficient in problem solving with investigative and numeracy skills