Lead Data Modeler
LEAD DATA MODELER
For us at OP, data is not merely a raw material or by-product of service production. We consider it to be amongst the most valuable capital there is. We constantly strive for managing it even better, honing its quality, as well as finding new and efficient ways to utilize it. We are the largest financial organization in Finland, so as you can imagine, we work with quite impressive amounts of data. Would you like to have an impact on how data is being managed in the financial sector? This is your chance! Read more about the open Lead Data Modeler position at our HQ in Vallila, Helsinki and feel free to submit your application right away! Welcome to OP!
WHAT WOULD YOU GET TO DO AS LEAD DATA MODELER AT OP?
We at OP are actively taking digitalization in the banking sector to the next level. This way, we will be able to provide our customers, actually over four million of them, with top quality banking services also in the future. Enterprise data warehousing plays a significant role in this process, and this is where we need your help – we are now looking to grow the System Team in our Data Warehousing Tribe in Helsinki.
In this role, you will have ownership of our EDW’s physical and logical data models. This translates into being responsible for OP’s EDW data model and its architectural guidelines. In practice, you get to review and approve logical data models developed by the teams in our Data Warehousing Tribe and support these teams in both logical and physical data model design, as the teams develop products using our core platform (Teradata). You will also get to participate in metadata management. All in all, you will get to work across all the lines of business at OP Financial Group and hereby learn from the whole organization.
We appreciate different kinds of backgrounds in data modeling and data warehousing, and this position might be more than suitable for you if you have been working with large data modeling projects in the banking and insurance fields before. In order to succeed in this role, you need to be very familiar with different data modeling concepts and Teradata FSDM. We also hope that you find our core values (Responsibility, Succeeding Together, and People First) as important and motivating as we do. As your stakeholders and project teams might change rapidly, we hope that you find the fast pace exciting and that you are used to dealing with pressure.
If you would like to embark on taking the lead of data modeling at OP, we are more than enthusiastic to get to know you!
WHAT WE EXPECT:
- Good knowledge of logical and physical data modeling concepts
- Good domain knowledge of banking / insurance
- Previous experience of modeling data warehouses for banking or insurance organizations
- Knowledge of Teradata Financial Services Data Model and Teradata physical database design
- Experience of using erwin Data Modeler and SQL
- Excellent communication skills, positivity, and the mindset of striving for success as a team
WHAT WE SEE AS ADVANTAGES:
- Working proficiency in Finnish
WHAT WE OFFER:
In our internal surveys, our employees often mention the OP community and their smart and professional colleagues as the best part of their work, which we are very proud of. When you work for OP, you work with the best products and services in the field. In everyday life, it is, of course, very nice to work in an architecturally beautiful environment, in a location easily accessible from basically anywhere. As an OP employee, you are entitled to:
- Competitive compensation level
- Benefits and discounts on OP’s own products
- Chance to work with the second largest amount of data in Finland (only the Finnish state deals with more) and EDW solutions that affect services used daily by millions of people
- Structured model for professional career advancement
- Possibility to enhance your own skillset while working with highly talented team members
- Comprehensive occupational healthcare
- Sport and cultural benefits
HOW TO APPLY:
Do you feel that this position might match your wishes? Let’s get to know each other! Apply for the position at latest on October 5 or contact IT Talent Acquisition Specialist Erkko Vanhakartano (erkko.vanhakartano[at]op.fi) for further information.
We will be in touch with as soon as we have processed your application. Before this you can, for example, get comfortable in your armchair and listen to the OP Tech Podcast where we cover financial technology matters from OP’s perspective.
OP’s recruitments run normally despite the COVID-19 situation. We have replaced most of our face-to-face interviews with online interviews for the time being – your safety is our priority. Please note that we might proceed in the recruitment process already during the application period, so we hope to hear from you soon!
Before signing the final job contract, we will carry out credit reference and security clearance checks, drug tests, and an occupational healthcare survey.