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Senior Database Solutions Architect

Salary: up to £80k + great benefits

Our Client, the UK subsidiary of a $3.3bn US company, is a leading provider of consumer analysis and systems integration. The design, implementation and hosting of complex, B2C database marketing solutions, focusing on the digital space, is a key part of the offering to 'blue chips' in finance, media, consumer brands and telecoms. Innovation, client focus and excellence in delivery mark them out.

The Client's Integrated Marketing Group (IMG) seeks a proven, experienced and commercially adept senior Database Solutions Architect / Marketing Solutions Consultant.

Reporting to the IT Director, the postholder will strengthen the team and take a leading - technical and client facing - role in the design and build of bespoke customer marketing database systems / solutions, including the interfaces with web services and focusing on the 'digital' channels to market. Typical project values are up to £500k.

Key Responsibilities:

- Work closely with the Sales function providing technical insight and support, input to proposals and creating and demonstrating potential solutions for clients

- Developing new technical capability - research & evaluate products, tools and emerging technologies in the digital world, relating to consumer marketing

- Lead the database design/architecture for agreed solutions to integrate client data to create a single customer view.

Suitable candidates will have acquired the following level of qualification and experience:

- A good Degree - probably in a relevant technical / IT discipline, with a strong intellect and creative mindset

- A broad and substantial career record, incorporating stability and progression, management / leadership experience, client facing skills and exposure - gained in the design and development of marketing databases, data warehousing and web-service applicatons

- Proven technical knowledge of and experience with a variety of DBMS - for instance with Oracle, DB2, SQLserver, Sybase, NoSQL and with web architecture, data analysis, ETL tools, .NET, Java, REST/SOAP etc

- Excellent presentation and communication skills - the gravitas to influence others

- Team player with project management experience and commercial acumen - comfortable in the 'sales' environment.



West London, UK

Job Ref No: DSA 41010

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