Data Solutions Architect

Data Solutions Architect

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Data & Analytics, Data Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £100000 - £120000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mary Dunlop

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Sphere are excited to be the lead Partner for a data-driven Independent Agency based in central London. This business has achieved amazing growth; doubling their offices in the last 3 years and becoming a leading data agency, providing transformative outcomes for their clients.

The Data Solutions Architect will play a key role in the business; working directly with the CPO and board members to help define the strategy and execution of their data vision and design the applications that will support it.

This is a hybrid role; leading strategy and business solutions whilst also being hands on designing the data architecture and leading a team of 8+ data scientists & data engineers.

**This is an exciting role for a current Data Architect, looking to take the lead and help develop a fast-growing business; or even an experienced Data Engineer who is looking to take the next step! You don't have to have 15+ years of experience to join! Their ethos is "new school" rather than "old school" and welcome professionals who are looking to develop their commercial skills**


The Job

  • Work with the board, data and digital teams to outline the vision for the future of data technology.
  • Design the solutions and put in place the infrastructure that delivers the vision.
  • Management the development, deployment and high-level support of products and all other digital and traditional applications.
  • Manage development of media & data applications in conjunction with key client business requirements.
  • Ability to manage expectations on timelines, budget & capabilities with the client / client team in order to maintain a consistent message to clients.
  • Develop key relationships with business leaders and high level clients including the C suite from the CEO to CTO.
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Recognize opportunity to increase revenue through advanced & new technology
  • Management of software vendor relationships.



  • Minimum expectation of 6 years relevant experience in a Solutions Architect / Data Engineer role with track record of creating large data solutions.
  • Excellent understanding of relevant data tech solutions such as AWS, Adobe, Redshift.
  • Programming knowledge in Python, JavaScript, SQL etc.
  • Experience developing software solutions.
  • Ability to present complex propositions in a simple manner to non-technical stakeholders and partners.
  • Strong project management and collaboration skills as required to manage internal and external teams working across multiple locations.
  • Working knowledge of statistical techniques and predictive analytics also desirable.
  • Team management & onboarding experience


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Mary Dunlop

Data & Insights Consultant