Data Architect

Design, create, and manage an organisation's data architecture.
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What's it like to be a Data Architect?

A Data Architect designs, creates, and manages an organisation's data architecture, which includes databases and data systems. They develop strategies for data acquisitions, archive recovery, and implementation of a database. This role is crucial in ensuring data accuracy and accessibility, and in protecting the company's data from external threats and system malfunctions.

Tasks and duties

  • Designing, deploying and managing an organisation's data structure.
  • Conceptualising, modelling and optimising large databases.
  • Researching new opportunities for data acquisition.
  • Determining database structural requirements.
  • Providing database support through provision of utilities and responding to user queries.
  • Training others in the proper and efficient use of databases.
  • Organising and categorising data from multiple sources, both structured and unstructured.
  • Visualising impacts of proposed changes to data acquisition and storage.

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