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Data Lead - ERP (HSCNI)

Job Description

Data Lead - ERP Project - HSCNI

Would you like to play a pivotal role defining the data vision and data roadmap for a large scale HSCNI project?

We are delighted to be working in partnership with a leading health-care public body organisation to appoint an experienced and pro-active Data Lead, where the successful post-holder will help shape the team and work closely with key stakeholders.

This large-scale project will be based around the ERP space, therefore knowledge/experience is essential.


Set up and Manage the Programme Data Team

  • Establish Data Team - Responsible for organising and establishing a programme data team to undertake the necessary tasks related to data
  • Manage Leads across data quality and profiling, data cleansing, data modelling, data archiving, data privacy, data migration and data management
  • Define a data project plan - Responsible for defining the project plan for data, assigning teams to various data activities, tracking data tasks and reporting and highlighting any data challenges back to the programme team
  • Running weekly data status meetings and tracking progress across all data activities
  • Working with the Data Owners, Data Stewards and Data custodians to ensure the data governance processes are incorporated into the data design for the programme

Co-ordinate and facilitate discussions with key stakeholders across the business

  • Working with data governance team to ensure the data standards, principles and GDPR are incorporated into the data design, data management in the system processes across all data objects.
  • Liaising with support teams to get access to data in source systems, and initiate data cleansing once data profiling is complete
  • Facilitating meetings with the key business stakeholders to understand data pain points and data quality issue
  • Collaborating with data architecture teams to understand the existing data architecture and to-be data architecture
  • Working with the functional leads on the programme to understand the data design requirements and required mapping to the to-be data mode
  • Own and influence relationships with Data Users and Data Owners within their Data Entity.

Driving key decisions on all related data aspects:-

  • Drive data tooling - assess and identify tooling to be used by the programme (Data Management Tooling, Data Quality/Profiling Tooling, Data Migration Tooling, Data Archiving Tooling)
  • Data Design decisions
  • Data Migration decisions (Including data profiling, data quality and data cleansing activities required to support migration)
  • Data Management decisions
  • Data Archiving Decisions
  • Data Governance decision and integration into the new system landscape.

Depending on expeirence, however in alignment with HSCNI Band 8a+ bandings - £49,000+.

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For further information on this vacancy, or any other scientific / data roles in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Shannon McGrath in the strictest confidence.