Data Manager

Location
Wiltshire
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
24 May 2017
Closes
21 Jun 2017
Ref
J5541
Contact
Lauren Gallagher
Clearance Level
DV
Job Type
Permanent

The project is made up of three distinct services namely; Design Service, Development Service, and Operate Service. The Data Manager will be responsible for the through life management of data, from design of the data feed into the system, through to presentation of the data for exploitation by third party user applications. The Data Manager will work under the direct supervision of the Data Architect as part of the Operations Team.

Data Manager - Permanent - Wiltshire - £40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring of performance of all ingest, storage, transformation and data management components.
  • Identification of performance anomalies and bottlenecks; submitting defects and feature requests to the Data Architect.
  • Identification and prediction of requirements to modify the scaling of the systems (e.g. storage, processing power, data transport) to suit the needs of the end users and their analytics and visualisations.
  • Identification of needs for performance optimisations within the architecture.
  • Monitoring and assurance of data lifecycle management processes (e.g. archive and deletion).
  • Completion of Data Management related User Acceptance Tests (UAT) within Model Office, ensuring that any issues are highlighted to the Data Architect.
  • Providing support and advice to the Operations Manager, Product Owner and Data Scientist as required.
  • Stand in for the Data Architect during periods of absence.
  • Production of Data Design documents, including Nifi canvases, ICDs, RFCs and Work Instructions.

Key Skills:

  • Good interpersonal skills and able to communicate with the varying stakeholders, namely MOD, CGI, other MOD service providers, and data source owners.
  • Understanding of UK Government Security Classifications.
  • Comprehensive working knowledge and experience of Apache NiFi technology.
  • Comprehensive working knowledge and experience of Big Data Solutions namely Hadoop.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience of working in an Agile project delivery environment.
  • Understanding of Network Time Protocol (NTP).
  • Understanding of Regex Syntax, use of capture groups and experience of creating Regex pattern matching syntax.

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Job Role: Data Manager

Location: Wiltshire

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: DV Clearance