Associate Director - Data Engineering

Posted 09 September 2022
Salary £800 - £1000 per day
LocationCity of London
Job type Contract
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Reference21181
Contact NameHannah Lancaster

Job description

Associate Director - Data Engineering

I am looking for an Associate Director for Data Engineering on a 9-12 month contract, inside IR35 hybrid working remotely and in the London office.

Responsibilities:
*Direct a variety of engineering roles in a customer-focused organisation
*Defines the overall tech direction and translates into an Engineering strategy, standards and roadmap
*Driving the ongoing performance of the Tech function
*Managing the overall capacity of the area, ensuring demand & supply balance & differences are positively negotiated and resolved
*Recruiting and developing high performing engaged teams
*Adherence to tech principles: achievement of Immune System standards, oversight of risks and the continued delivery of initiatives to meet agreed goals
*Overall accountability for multiple diverse teams, stakeholder management and full life-cycle of multiple services (Build, Run and Own)
*Unite the teams to be focused on great outcomes, in an environment that promotes mastery, autonomy and accountability
*Ensures their teams understand and remain compliant with Regulatory requirements and company policies/standards
*Seeks to remove friction from SDLC processes
*Create an environment of collaboration and continuous improvement and allow appropriate levels of autonomy.

Experience required:
*Strong technical background in related discipline (Data Engineering)
*Strong analytical, negotiation, organisational & commercial skills
*Strong team builder with superb communication & influencing skills
*Strong stakeholder management across organisational boundaries
*Experience owning many critical production services across multiple engineering teams in a regulated environment
*Comfortable with ambiguity and highly versatile
*Experience building engineering and leadership talent pipelines