Data Architect

BAE Systems.
11 Dec 2018
04 Mar 2019
Job Role
Data Protection
Job Type

The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.
We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.
In BAE Systems we believe in high performing agile teams. An ability to be a team player, be self-motivated, happy with taking on responsibility, and a desire for team/self-improvement are key attributes for success. Not only will you and your team be directly making a huge impact upon the systems you work on, you'll be doing it for an organisation that makes a huge impact on the security of the UK.
We currently have a number of exciting opportunities for Data Architects to help us to deliver genuinely innovative and exciting Data Projects across a range of sectors. We are actively delivering innovation in Big Data, Data Warehousing, "Using Data to Personalise the Digital Experience", Data Analytics and Data Migration.

As one of our Data Architects you will work to define and resolve complex data collection, data integration, data modelling, data storage and data access challenges to place key insights in
the hands of decision makers.

Your skill set and experience will ideally include several areas such as:
• Experience of the analysis and design of Data Warehouse, Big Data, BI, Data Analytics or complex Data Migration solutions, including: analysing source systems, designing ETL routines, resolving DQ
issues, designing relational and dimensional models (conceptual and logical), developing reporting
and analytical layers
• Data stores such as Oracle, Teradata, Netezza, SQL Server, Hadoop, Appliance based solutions
• ETL / Data Management / Quality tools such as Informatica or Ab Initio.
• Reporting tools, such as Business Objects, SSRS or data discovery tools such as QlikView and
• Analytcis tools such as SAS, R and Spotfire

You also ideally have proven consulting expertise with knowledge of data management and data lifecycle best practices; evidence of creativity and innovation in the development of solutions and experience with a range of both client problems and a variety of solutions.

About our team
You'll be part of a big company, but we try to create a culture that feels more like a small one. The work will stretch you and be challenging, but we encourage a healthy work-life balance and welcome a discussion on flexible working. Most of all, we know teams who work well together also perform well. We'll do everything we can to ensure you have fun at work, and in social activities outside of it.
We are specifically recruiting for our National Security business which is the largest area within our Government business. Our mission is to be the most trusted partner for our National Security clients in delivery of their core mission. At the end of 2017 we had over 600 employees working across our intelligence, law enforcement and defence clients. This year, we are looking to build on our success and grow even further by recruiting over 100 new members to our team.
We have a rich history of working within National Security. In fact, we have over 40 years' experience of delivering advice and solutions to our customers in this sector, supporting them in carrying out their vital missions. We are currently at the forefront of introducing new technology and approaches, and would like you to be part of this exciting phase in our history.

Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the process. For more guidance on National Security Vetting please click here.
About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:
We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations.  We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes.
Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.
We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.
Division Overview: UK Services
UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to Applied Intelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clients into 3 market segments; National Security, Government and Enterprise Services. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise in Data, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions.

Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.