Business Data Consultant

  • GBP44217 - GBP61907 per annum
  • Bristol, England, United Kingdom Bristol England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • 15 Mar 18 2018-03-15


At Lloyds Banking Group, our vision is to be the best bank for customers, colleagues, communities, and shareholders. Working for us means you'll have a role that matters in helping Britain prosper, and the opportunity to join us as we embark on the next stage of our strategic journey to support the future needs of our customers as we enter a period of technological evolution and a rapidly evolving regulatory environment.

We will invest £3 billion over the next 3 years in our strategic initiatives, and our Transformation Programme is one of the largest programmes in the Bank and a key vehicle for the Bank to accomplish its vision and become a pioneer in the way digital technologies and experiences service our customers across channels.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a forward-thinking data professional to join our Transformation team as a Business Data Consultant to help us leverage modern data frameworks to transform the data landscape. We are responsible for application ownership of strategic group data assets including supporting operating models & providing the Group with data that is understood, available, reliable and used, enabling us to get closer to our customers. Our team has an important role to play as we drive forward the data agenda to meet the future needs of our customers and the evolving external environment.

Together we make a difference…

Your key responsibilities will include:

* Working with our colleagues in IT on change initiatives impacting our data landscape to achieve positive business outcomes.
* Liaise with colleagues within Transformation to provide architectural guidance on data centric projects, orchestrating the delivery of technical capabilities to support business requirements.
* Challenge and expand the existing design governance of data change initiatives across both existing and future systems (i.e. Big Data).
* Acting as a source of expertise for our Big Data platform, supporting Big Data consultancy activities within Transformation for the applications we own.
* Managing a network of stakeholders across business and technical disciplines.
* Comprehensive understanding of how data can support the overall service to customers and delivery of the Group's business objectives.
What we're looking for:

* Exposure to and understanding of modern Big Data frameworks and architecture such as Hadoop, alongside traditional database / data warehousing platforms.
* Experience of Change / Design management.
* Application or Business operating model experience.
* Delivering at pace working within Agile project delivery.
* An understanding of Technical Architecture.
* A keen interest in data and enthusiasm to develop knowledge and understanding of new platforms.

In return we'll offer you a great package including a performance related bonus, car/allowance, generous pension contribution, 30 Days leave plus bank holidays, a flexible cash pot to spend on benefits and other wider corporate benefits and perks.

We also support work/life balance friendly options such as occasional home-working and we're passionate about diversity in the workplace.

So, if you have the experience we're seeking then get in touch, we'd like to hear from you…

***Please note that the role can be based in either Bristol or London***