Head of Data Architecture

Head of Data Architecture Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Head of Data Architecture to join our team.


  • Ensure that data modelling (conceptual, logical, physical) is to a high standard across the organisation;
  • Identify potential technical opportunities to enable higher delivery of data products;
  • Own and drive the future state architecture and associated delivery roadmaps;
  • Contribute to UBS’s Data Architecture vision;
  • Work closely with key stakeholders (Chief Data Officer and Data Management Office) to implement and influence the Group’s strategy within the IB;
  • Own and drive the data architecture standards and guidelines across IB Technology;
  • Lead and build a federated team of Data Architects across the Investment Bank;
  • Influence and guide the quality of the designs your team proposes;
  • Have a solid understanding of Data Management Principles;
  • Ensure that architectural and modelling standards and designs are understood by the engineering teams;
  • Collaborate with the Business and IT sectors to extract greater value from data;
  • Have hands on experience in devising and maintaining a Logical Data Model (LDM) and associated Physical Models;
  • Own and implement the IB’s Data architecture strategy.


  • AWS;
  • Data.