Senior Data Modeller - London - Contract

Senior Data Modeller - London - Contract

Senior Data Modeller - London - Contract

BA, BI, data modelling, process mapping, AGILE, Big Data

Worldpay - do you know who we are?

You may or may not know, but billions of money transactions a year are made using our payments processes, whether via a card machine or online. Our systems enable our customers, whether large or small, to process their customer's payments, so they can grow their business. This could be your local supermarket where you do your weekly shop or favourite airline when you book tickets to New York.

Key Purpose of the Role:

The Enterprise Data Platform is an innovative use of the latest "Big Data" technologies to provide powerful analytic capabilities for Worldpay. Key tasks are:

  • Translation of use cases for data into requirements specifications
  • Identification, analysis and documentation of sources of data
  • Specifications of target models and data transformations

Key experience and skills required

Essential

  • A senior role as requirements engineer, business analyst or data modeller
  • Data modelling experience
  • Requirements analysis and specification for several complex projects
  • Ability to determine and document requirements for delivery of business value
  • Ability to construct a normalised data model for a business domain, with appropriate data typing
  • Working knowledge of standard SQL
  • Ability to document requirements traceability
  • The ability and willingness to create and maintain concise, accurate, readable, relevant documentation on our wiki
  • Discipline for working with a ticketing system
  • Sensitivity to the security and lifecycle management requirements of personal financial data
  • Ability to prioritise effectively in order to be productive in a highly dynamic environment
  • Ability to allocate and quality assure a team's work

Desirable

  • Leadership of a requirements specification / data modelling team
  • Experience in business intelligence in the payments industry
  • Use of large scale database systems such as Netezza, DB2, Sybase, or Oracle
  • Repository-based data modelling tools (we use SAP PowerDesigner)
  • Experience of working with an event store
  • Knowledge of Hive and other elements of the Apache Big Data toolset
  • Knowledge of Jira or other ticketing systems
  • Knowledge of Confluence or equivalent wiki for documentation

Key Relationships:

  • Other members of the Data team - the technology and analytics teams as well as Project
  • Management
  • Business stakeholders including various functions such as Operations and Finance as well as MI and Reporting teams

About Us

Worldpay is an independent technology finance business. Once part of a large bank, we are currently going through unprecedented transformation, fuelled by extraordinary growth in the online world and unparalleled investment in our product, people and platforms. Our aim is to be the world's most progressive and reliable payments partner, sharing insights and helping customer's grow their business.

Worldpay is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference

Job Number

Senior Data Modeller_1463137235

Location

City of London

Business Area

IT

Employment Type

Contract

Posted

May 13, 2016

Closes

May 13, 2017

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