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Consulting Director, Data - Insurance/Financial Services

  • Type Job
  • Degree Bachelor
  • Location London, United KingdomYork Way 90LondonGBGreater LondonN1 9AG
  • Posted
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  • FULL_TIMEConsultingIT

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Position Description

Would you like to be part of a growing company with the scale and strength to give your career a boost in Consulting? CGI are recruiting for a Director with specialist expertise in Data Architecture to provide high-level expertise to both internal and external stakeholders within CGI’s growing UK Insurance practice.

CGI provides high value business and IT consulting services to clients across multiple industries. 

Your future duties and responsibilities

As a Director for Data Consulting you will be working in a customer-facing environment working into C-suite level providing high-level expertise on all data-related challenges – this could be related to data technology, data architecture, workflows, planning, data design, governance or data migration. 

As a trusted advisor you will provide data-related input to key client solutions and be a point of contact for our internal senior community to reach out to reference all manner of data-related challenges. 

This represent a unique and exciting opportunity to help set up the data strategy for the Insurance practice within CGI Group within the UK, an incredibly empowering opportunity to help support both internal and external communities and make an indelible contribution to the business at leadership level.

The Director for Data Consulting will be visible in a client-facing environment hence it’s critical that the successful candidate is credible in front of stakeholders in setting out CGI propositions, helping converting opportunities and adopts a consulting mind-set at all times. 

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

To be successful, we are looking for a proven track record in Data (Architecture), a consulting background (minimally a consulting mind-set if coming from industry) and with recent exposure to current cloud/digital transformation initiatives.

We’re looking for a demonstrable background in a range of technologies, however of particular interest would be the architecture design and implementation expertise in Big data solutions (i.e. Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Pig, etc.), Azure, AWS Cloud environments, scalable enterprise data solutions (e.g. Enterprise Data Warehouses, Data Marts, etc.), databases (e.g. Netezza, BigQuery, Teradata, Redshift, Snowflake, etc.), ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) workloads and related tools (SQL, Java, SVN, Git, etc.). The successful candidate should also hold TOGAF certifications, and offer demonstrable experience with data governance/management, Master data Management and reference data.

Any particular expertise of data architecture into Insurance and/or Financial services is highly preferred. 

The successful candidate will need to offer advanced interpersonal skills – confident, clear, concise – with a passion for latest business innovations and their application to clients’ challenges and engage in the wider Financial services community. You will need to be ambitious and keen to learn & develop at pace and CGI will provide you the support and training to help achieve this. 

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities. 

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

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