Data Architect

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
13 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.
We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.
We currently have a number of exciting opportunities for Data Architects to help us to deliver genuinely innovative and exciting Data Projects across a range of sectors. We are actively delivering innovation in 'Big Data' in all three dimensions of variety, velocity and volume.
You'll have a demonstrable track record as a Data Architect working on a range of projects across Data Warehousing, BI, Data Analytics and complex Data Migration solutions. You will work to define and resolve complex data collection, data integration, data storage and data access challenges to place key insights in the hands of decision makers.
Your skill set and experience will ideally include several areas such as:
  • Experience of the analysis and design of Data Warehouse, BI, Data Analytics or complex Data Migration solutions, including: analysing source systems, designing ETL routines, resolving DQ issues, designing relational and dimensional models (conceptual and logical), developing reporting and analytical layers
  • Data stores such as Oracle, Teradata, Netezza, SQL Server, SAS, Hadoop
  • ETL / Data Management / Quality tools such as Informatica or Ab Initio.
  • Reporting tools, such as Business Objects, SSRS or data discovery tools such as QlikView and Tableau
  • Multi-dimensional analysis tools such as SAS, R and Spotfire
You also ideally have proven consulting expertise with knowledge of data management and data lifecycle best practices; evidence of creativity and innovation in the development of solutions and experience with a range of both client problems and a variety of solutions.
Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the process. For more guidance on National Security Vetting please click here.
About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:
We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes.
Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.
We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.
Division Overview: UK Services
UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to Applied Intelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clients into 3 market segments; National Security, Government and Enterprise Services. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise in Data, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions.

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