The University of Oxford is leading the world in research and teaching for the benefit of society, both in the UK and globally. Underpinning that work is IT Services, a group of intelligent, creative and dedicated IT professionals who build and support the systems that keep the University at the forefront of higher education. People who work for us value being part of an innovative and successful institution and appreciate a high-quality work-life balance and a family-friendly and flexible environment.
We’re now looking for a data architect who understands the business and data issues of a complex organisation and can provide specialist data expertise and guidance as to how these may be met.
You must have proven data analysis experience gained from working with complex business applications. You will have a good knowledge of relational data structures, theories, principles and practices and you will be experienced in gathering and documenting data related requirements from business users and technical colleagues. You will be willing to learn new skills and adapt flexibly to the work.
As a data architect you will be: an excellent communicator; a good team player; self-motivated; a creative problem solver; accurate and well-organised in your approach to your work.
We offer: substantial specialist training; flexible working hours and working from home arrangements; while this is a full-time post, we also welcome applications from candidates who wish to work part-time (minimum 30 hours/0.8 FTE) and/or flexibly; permanent contract, full-time, but part-time working will be considered
If you have experience in data governance, strategy, analysis, quality or business intelligence, and would like to help the University achieve the next level of maturity for its data management capability, please use the link below for more information on the post and how to apply.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 17 July 2019. Interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing Monday 5 August 2019.