This is a new role within the UKCloud business that will accelerate and grow our data and analytics practices. The successful candidate will work across our products and professional services groups to help define, design and deliver the next iteration of our Informatics offerings. As the Data Analytics champion within UKCloud you will be close to our customers - identifying and understanding their key outcomes and motivators to do more with data. You will be responsible for enabling the rest of the business to understand the challenges we are trying to address and working with UKCloud’s teams to deliver a repeatable and compelling end to end experience.
Be a champion for the information services and related data analytics capabilities to drive outcomes that delight our customers. Act as the “Data Solution” evangelist and subject matter expert for prospects, customers, and the UKCloud team. Educating the business and customer on our capability – using the relationships with product marketing, sales and marketing to amplify the message
Enable our customers to do more with their data. Support identifying and qualifying customer requirements and potential opportunities for the use of data analytics. Manage and lead UKCloud’s partners and their IT/data analytics teams to understand customers’ requirements for data use, analysis, and quality. Define commercially and technically appropriate solutions, including the development of data models to support data analysis and business intelligence, and present proposed solutions and associated business cases to senior stakeholders
Identify opportunities for new Data Products. Create buy-in for our informatics product vision both internally and with key external partners. Lead strategy development for data analytics products and the associated roadmap to ensure the program becomes pervasive throughout the organization and helps enable new revenue streams
Design for scale. Be accountable for the full lifecycle of your product set from initial concept to delivery at scale, including managing prioritisation and trade-offs to deliver the greatest
Deep understanding of data, data analytics and the usage requirements of data scientists
Knowledge of trends and developments in the fields of data management and data analytics
Strong understanding of data and integration architecture · Familiar with big data technologies (e.g. Hadoop, HBase, Lucene/Solr) and Extract Transform Load (ETL) tools
Structured consulting and advisory practice approach showing clear line of sight between requirements, solution design and business benefit outcomes
Ability to understand problems from a broad perspective and anticipate the impact of administrative issues and solutions
Experienced at making hard and prompt decisions to ensure that the business has the best opportunity possible to succeed
Able to influence and guide others to make changes and take action without direct line author
About the Company
UKCloud provides an unbeatable, secure UK public cloud. Focused solely on serving the UK Public Sector. We are committed to assurance and security while delivering flexible, agile and value-based cloud hosting to our customers.
Formed in 2012, UKCloud is based in Farnborough (Hampshire) and Corsham (Wiltshire). We have a team of 200 people and we continue to grow! We are looking for people who want a rewarding career in a business who truly invest in you as an individual.
Competitive salary and bonus scheme
25 days' holiday increasing to 30 days over length of service, half a day birthday leave, charity day
Access to free parking
Active social and charity events
Cycle to work scheme
Onsite facilities - Friday breakfasts, fruit and soft drinks
UKCloud is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible applicants. Applicants must be eligible to work and live in the UK and will be required to undergo and maintain appropriate UK government security clearance.