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EY Lead Data Architect - Sydney in Sydney, Australia

Lead Data Architect - Sydney


Requisition # SYD00415

Post Date 3 days ago

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About EY

The opportunity

EY DnA is the data and advanced analytics capability within EY Asia-Pacific, with over 500 specialist employees working across multiple industry sectors.

We implement information-driven strategies and systems that help grow, optimize and protect client organizations. We go beyond strategy and provide end to end implementation of real-life data environments and have some of the best architects, project managers, business analysts, data scientists, big data engineers, developers and consultants in the region.

We are seeking a Data and Analytics – Data Architect/Technical Lead for our team in Sydney office. This role is offered on a full-time basis.

Your key responsibilities

As a Data Architect/ Technical Lead, you will liaise with clients to:

  • Design, develop and implement data collection, transformation, and data integration solution to create, coordinate and deploy data and analytics solutions

  • Create and present the solution design through a solution design document and finally estimate for complexity, effort and costs

  • Collaborate with solution design and business requirements teams to identify data requirements and influence project artefacts

  • Advise on data management practices, approaches and frameworks

  • Demonstrate technical expertise in modern AI, analytics, big data and associated technologies, cloud platforms, data quality, governance and architecture

  • Provide technical guidance as SME and hands on delivery team member across multiple clients and engagements

  • Lead technology consulting engagements, solution workshops and due diligence

  • Contribute to thought leadership, and Demonstrate technical expertise in modern AI, analytics, big data and associated technologies, cloud platforms, data quality, governance and architecture

  • Be a part of a culture that focuses on delivering excellence for our clients and work with an awesome team of people to work with and access to cutting edge technologies

  • Be involved in all aspects of the Project life-cycle, including Strategy, Road-Mapping, Architecture, Implementation and Development in order to gain maximum exposure to set you up for a successful consulting career

Skills and attributes for success

We’re looking for people with strong Data related Solutioning and Consulting experience. You will need passion for a career in data analytics, where you will provide a consultative service on a variety of data driven decision making projects within a fast-passed consulting environment.

As an experience Data Solution Architect, you will bring hands-on, you bring hands-on Experience designing and delivering a data strategy (preferably within a public services environment), along with

  • Solid experience as a Solution Architect on Enterprise Data Warehouse integration and reporting developing modern data platform solutions, data governance, architecture frameworks and processes

  • Good documentation skills with the ability to produce client ready solution architecture, business understandable presentations and good communication skills to lead and run workshops

  • On hands experience in Big Data technologies and Apache ecosystem technologies such as Spark, Kafka, Hive, and have experience building end to end data pipelines using on-premise or cloud-based data platforms

  • Certification in one of the Cloud Vendors (AWS, Microsoft, Google)- Preferred

  • Technical leadership and the ability to work with a wider group of architects, application teams and business teams to define and socialise architectural concepts and approaches

  • Experience with processing large volumes of complex data. This role works closely with the data services team and regulatory reporting is a key customer of this team. This role will interact significantly with the data services team and architect

  • Ability to define and develop data integration patterns and pipelines

  • Ability to assess complexity of data (volume, structure, relationship etc.)

  • Ability to design and develop information architecture / use available patterns, define objects and structures

  • Ability to estimate complexity, effort and costs

  • Proven track record in either consulting in a data/information modelling environment in a big 4 plus

  • Strong problem solver, someone unhappy with the status quo

  • Analytical mind set / someone that challenges assumptions

  • Knowledge and experience in end-to-end project delivery, either traditional SDLC or agile delivery methodologies (or hybrid approaches)

  • Exceptional communication, documentation and presentation skills

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience in engaging with both technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Strong consulting experience and background, including engaging directly with clients

  • Experience in a delivery role on Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Big Data or analytics projects

Who are Advisory?

Our Advisory service line focuses on helping clients to improve their performance and manage their risks more effectively. From an improved finance function, enhanced supply chain, or superior customer experience, EY teams are able to offer added value and turn our client’s strategy into reality! This is why Advisory is the fastest-growing service line and an energetic, fast-paced environment. Learn more about Advisory.

What working at EY offers

Our Total Rewards package includes:

  • e.g. remote working, flexible start and finish times

  • career and learning development e.g. , career mentoring

  • an extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings e.g. Salary packaging, parental leave and support, health checks

Who we are

EY is an offering a vast range of internal networks including Ability EY, our disability network, Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network enabling us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application via contactrecruitment@au.ey.com or +61 1800 017 666.

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