Head of Data

Job Title: Head of Data
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Start Date: 12/07/17
Reference: 34109
Contact Name: Charlotte Walker
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 17, 2017 15:45

Job Description

Head of Data - Digital

A global technology brand are seeking a Head of Data to join a new function of the business. This area is new for the organisation and a critical hire for the current team. The manager will look after and define data strategies and processes in the organisation whilst managing and growing a team including developers, data scientists and analysts.

The role would suit a manager who has had previous experience growing and building a data function ideally for a fast passed growing global environment. The manager will act as a point of escalation technically as well as a senior point of contact in the business.

Essential skills:
-Experience in a technical development environment
-Previous experience managing developers and data analysts
-Proven ability to set up data functions and environment from previous roles
-Experience working with application and development teams globally
-Digital transformation
-Project Management
-Stakeholder management
-Budget management
-Java, Python, C#
-Up to date with the latest Big Data technologies
-Experience working for a start-up or digital firm (desirable)

If you are looking for a new challenge and have experience setting up a function or being a lead part in the data team, click apply.