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Data Lead

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    Ivana Leto

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    3 months ago

A well known global fintech company based in Dublin  City Centre  and a key customer of mine is seeking to hire a Data Lead to join and lead a high performing team of data engineers delivering world class backend software solutions. This is an excellent opportunity for a flexible individual with an energetic and enthusiastic approach who wishes to work in a fast-paced and rapidly changing business environment.


  • Guide planning, design and development of backend software services across platforms.
  • Work closely with product management, architecture and other engineering teams to define product vision.
  • Ensure agile delivery squads have what they need to deliver solutions effectively and efficiently.
  • Act as a catalyst for a culture of innovation and agile development best practices.  Collaborate with architecture, other leads and team members to develop and implement standards across the teams.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to direct reports by coaching, mentoring and motivating them for optimal performance and career development.
  • Manage performance of direct reports and provide appropriate feedback based on objective evaluations, including development plans and performance reviews.
  • Effectively communicate with senior management.
  • Embrace the culture and consistently demonstrate it in day to day activities.


  • Experience in leading high performing software development teams.
  • Extensive knowledge of the Microsoft BI stack (SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS ,SSRS.)
  • Effective leadership and collaboration inside and beyond the team.
  • Experience in Financial Services/Asset Management/Investments
  • The ability to influence diverse and senior stakeholders effectively.
  • Recruitment, management and mentoring experience.
  • Extensive experience designing and developing high quality backend software solutions in a fast-changing environment.
  • Expertise in mainstream development frameworks.
  • Expertise with mainstream development and deployment tool chains.
  • Expertise in test driven development and broader testing and QA concerns.
  • Passion and ability to deliver on commitments and drive products and systems to success
  • Clear communication and good interpersonal skills

If you are interested in hearing more, please reach out to me on or 01 6854414. Client is highly engaged to hire and will move fast as timelines have been agreed in advanced.