Finance & Risk Big Data Architect

Stott and May
75000.00 - 120000.00 GBP Annual + benefits
15 Jun 2017
22 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a business consultancy that delivers business solutions within digital transformation.

We are looking for a Big Data Architect that can support Finance & Risk clients with excellence.

The Finance and Risk Analytics team focuses on delivering complex change programmes across Banking, Capital Markets & Insurance.

More than ever, Financial Services clients are looking to effectively utilize data to improve business processes, in areas such as regulatory compliance, cost efficiency,digital transformation, robotics engines, and inevitably, in Big Data solutions architecture.

Therefore, we are looking for an architect with significant experience in implementing Big Data technologies within Financial Services institutions and a deep understanding of the underlying technologies, challenges and benefits.

Fundamental expertise:

Experience in designing and implementing Big Data solutions (Hadoop, Cloudera) in a banking or insurance context.
Ability to clearly articulate the benefits of big data solutions.
Advise clients on building or enhancing big data architectures based on industry best practices and their expertise. It is crucial that you are a subject matter expert in this field.
Highly numerate with a strong technical knowledge.
Expertise in analytical tools and predictive modelling.

Your main focus areas will be:

*Risk Management
*Financial Crime
*Finance Change

Ability to travel is fundamental (up to 90% travel)

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you or if you would like to ask for further details regarding this opportunity and benefit package, please get in touch.