Overview

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment company with over 23 million customers across seven countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

A Data Architect enables Sky to use data for the benefit of our customers and internal stakeholders by working with the business to acquire, process and store data.

The perks

As a valued employee, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. What’s more, you’ll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram.

Your key responsibilities:

As a Data Architect;

– You will gather user stories and requirements, and propose solutions and capabilities for new data products.
– You will work with project managers, squad leads, developers, testers and the operations team (using the squad model), to iterate delivery of incremental value to our users.
– You will maintain architectural standards that assure data product development projects align with business objectives.
– You will assist technical teams with issues needing domain, data and technical expertise or complex systems knowledge.
– Be forward looking to bring state of the art practices and techniques

Your skills:

– You have demonstrable experience and prior accountability for user stories and requirements through to design, and experience in taking responsibility for the design meeting business functional and non-functional requirements
– You are able to deliver and lead processes that are appropriate for the project delivery, including but not limited to leading Design Thinking, workshops, requirements gathering and validation processes, and delivering high level designs.
– You are experience in information management and customer centric decision making and quad-play domains at Sky or other similar organisations.
– Expertise in – the storage and processing of data in Google Cloud Platform, Inmon and Kimball approaches to data modelling and schemas, data integration / extraction, transformation and load (ETL) of data.
– Experience of Cloud and Big Data technologies including skills in some of the following would be advantageous: Google Cloud Platform, Apache Beam, Python, Java, SQL, Tableau, Netezza, and Sybase IQ.
– Experience with CRM, telephony, web technologies, OTT, and digital systems.
– Articulate, with excellent written and verbal communication, and strong presentation skills, able to produce high quality, well-structured documentation.

Ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results? Apply today

We’re happy to talk flexible working

It’s our people that make us Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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