Data Architect

Arca Blanca has a mission to disrupt the management consulting industry by delivering better outcomes, faster and with greater precision using data. You will have the opportunity to help build a growing business that is bringing original solutions to interesting and multi-faceted client issues with some of the UK’s leading companies. We combine data science and transformation and, as such, we challenge the methods that traditional management consultancies adopt.  

Whilst no two projects are the same, you can be sure that each one will be challenging and complex, testing your resilience, thinking, and influencing skills as you engage with the client to take them on the change journey. You will see the impact of your work on clients’ businesses in terms of growth, profit and value. Our flat structure means that you will be integral in shaping the culture and employee experience at Arca Blanca whilst rapidly developing your own skills and progressing your career. At present, our projects are UK based and predominantly in London. We offer an innovative and generous benefits package including a well-being allowance, flexible leave policies, all travel costs and market-leading health cover. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Designing architecture solutions that are in line with clients’ long-term business objectives and constraints 
  • Developing data management projects that move a company closer to its future goals 
  • Designing data infrastructures that supports complex data analytics services 
  • Building effective relationships with clients’ senior technical staff so that trust is established 
  • Meeting with clients or executive team members to engage in architectural and requirement analysis discussions 
  • Creating data architecture diagrams 
  • Design native cloud solutions using both relational and noSQL systems 
  • Size and evaluate cost for data architecture solutions in the cloud  

Personal Characteristics 

  • Flexible and proactive, with the ability to prioritise effectively  
  • Strong interpersonal skills to develop excellent internal relationships as well as with clients and suppliers 
  • A collaborative and creative strong team player 
  • Ability to see each new projects as a challenge to problem solve an innovative and unique solution for 
  • A self-starter who is comfortable working with ambiguity and can take the initiative to move the agenda forward  

Desired Skills and Experience 

  • 4- 5+ years’ experience within Data Architecture 
  • Good knowledge of cloud solutions (AWS, AZURE, GCP) 
  • Good knowledge of data modelling and SQL 
  • High level of experience with Python a plus 
  • TOGAF experience 
  • TOGAF certification a plus 

Benefits 

  • Competitive salary plus bonus 
  • Salary-sacrifice pension, health cover, critical illness and life assurance 
  • 25 days holiday + several flexible leave policies 
  • Well-being allowance 

How to apply

Please submit a covering letter, together with your CV to recruitment@arcablanca.com