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Head of Data Platform


  • £70,000 to £80,000 GBP
  • Other Role
  • Skills: sql, data management, data strategy, data platform, Data, legacy systems, stakeholder management, snowflake, Oracle, AWS, ETL, Data Engineering
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Head of Data Platform


Head of Data Platform

Location- London/ Hertfordshire / Hybrid

Salary- Up to �80,000.

You will be joining a global travel organisation are looking for a Head of Data Platform to join their growing team at a critical period of transformation, and play a pivotal role in shaping their future data set-up.

This role is ideally suited to someone with a track-record of helping companies transform their data set up from legacy systems to more modern technologies. They are based in Central London and are looking for someone to come into their office around 2 days per week along with the rest of your team.

The role:

They're working across a range of technologies including Oracle, AWS, Informatica Cloud and Snowflake. Their data solutions have been historically built to meet specific needs, but they're now on a journey to scale and standardise their solutions, across areas including data warehousing, MDM, data integration, ETL and analytics.

The responsibilities of the role are very broad, with lots of scope for the individual to redefine this as they scale up.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to build their experience on global programs, with a strong delivery-driven and organisational mindset.


* In this role you would be joining their Technology department, and be responsible for leading their ETL and Data Engineering Teams - the role is a real mix of data architecture, data strategy and technical delivery, so we are looking for someone with a hands-on technical background, who has since moved into leadership roles
* Significant experience leading on data change programmes - looking at data architecture, and transforming legacy systems to modern ones.
* Work with leadership stakeholders to define & update technology strategies for your platforms & communicate this within the company Tech & the wider business.
* Hands-on technical background, and experience working with various data and integration product suites
* Experience leading technical teams.
* Excellent communication, and stakeholder management skills.
* Clear passion and enthusiasm for your work.


* Salary of up to �80,0000 depending on experience.
* Excellent flexible working options.
* Access to private health care.
* Industry-related discounts.
* Social events with the team.

Please Note: This is a permanent role. This role is for UK residents only. This role does not offer Sponsorship. You must have the right to work in the UK with no restrictions. Some of our roles may be subject to successful background checks including a DBS and Credit Check.

To apply for this role, please send an up to date CV to or call 020 7337 0804 for a confidential chat. There are limited interview slots and interviews are already taking place. If you are interested get in touch now!

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