Head of Data

Posted 23 April 2021
SalaryExcellent Package
LocationDublin, Leinster
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCTO's & Senior IT
ContactCiaran McCaughey

Job description

Our client is a global organisation with multiple locations here in Ireland. Due to continued business growth, they are seeking an experienced Data Engineering leader to build and lead their data function.

The Role

  • You will work closely with senior leaders in order to build and lead a team of data and modern technology professionals to support client requirements.
  • Defining and delivering the strategic direction for the function to ensure client delivery and growth across the business.
  • Identifying, hiring and developing talent for the function in line with client requirements.
  • Leveraging on internal networks to drive innovation and continuous improvement across the business.
  • Building and identifying new business relationships alongside the leadership team.
  • You will be the data platform modernisation lead with full responsibility for the growth and performance of the division.
  • Driving large scale enterprise projects and change management for the data analytics and AI function.

The Person

  • You will have 10+ years' experience within a customer orientated business with a clear understanding of modern technologies and data.
  • You will be client focused and with exceptional stakeholder management skills across all level of the business.
  • A strong understanding of data warehousing, data aggregation and machine learning with experience partnering with Microsoft being advantageous.
  • You will be degree qualified within a technical discipline.

The Benefits

  • Excellent basic salary
  • Bonus
  • Healthcare
  • Pension

To learn more, apply online or contact Ciaran McCaughey on +353 1 6321830 or please submit an updated CV