Data Architect - Data Migration & Modelling - Broadcast

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Broadcast Technology

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £650 per day + Outside IR35

  • Contact:

    Peter Billings

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 months

  • Expiry date:


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Data Architect -Data Migration & Modelling - Broadcast

Remote / Hybrid UK

12 Months + Extension Possible (Contract or FTC)

Up to £650 per day Outside IR35

If you're a Data Architect with strong experience in Data Migration / Integration and Data Modelling within the broadcast industry and you're seeking your next contract - I have an opportunity where you can work with a global IT consultancy who have presence in London, Italy, Germany and the US.

This project, which is expected to last 18 months and is initially remote, will utilise your skills and experience allowing you to own the data migration and integration process across multiple international projects. Thereafter, the client will be able to offer you ongoing contracts within the manufacturing, transport, energy, finance, and broadcast industries.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Own the data migration or integration plan and work to secure stakeholder approval
  • Cooperate with stakeholders to determine project scope and vision
  • Provide level-of-effort estimates for solutions around data migration and/or data transformation
  • Work with the wider team, business analysts, and data team to design and implement solutions
  • Plan data solutions to meet requirements and finalize documentation
  • Own building the plan for data migration according to business requirements and planned system architecture
  • Cooperate with the team to ensure system architecture meets the needs in terms of structure and details
  • Implement conceptual and logical data models including data lakes, data warehouses (DWH), and graph databases to support data analysis and BI
  • Ensure the migration of data and/or data transformation meets the agreed-upon business requirements
  • Ensure proper testing is implemented as well as performance and security are closely monitored
  • Establish standards, processes and tools for data strategy, data life cycle, data ownership, data definition and data classification and data management

Desired Skills:

  • Proven experience as a Data Architect, preferably in the Media & Broadcasting Area.
  • Ability to review and interpret ongoing business report requirements
  • Extensive experience in data visualization and data migration projects
  • Strong understanding of data protection and data governance
  • Excellent understanding of SQL programming
  • Good understanding of Data Modelling and Data Architecture
  • Experience with data mining and modelling tools
  • Good understanding of OnAir and OnRights
  • RDMSs (relational database management systems) or foundational database skills
  • Databases such as NoSQL and cloud computing
  • Information management and data processing on multiple platforms
  • Database management system software
  • Application server software, especially Oracle
  • Analyse existing SQL queries for performance improvements
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

Send me your CV if you want to learn more…