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Data and Digital Lead - Rail

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  • Job Function:

    Information Technology

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

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  • Salary:

    £70000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Del Demehry

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Del Demehry

We're working with an award-winning management consultancy who are rapidly growing. They are partneringwith some fantastic fast growth organisations and helping them develop their tools and offering. In this particular role you will work with clients on utilising Data to make better informed decisions and drive a more sustainable future.

What To Expect

You'll join an entrepreneurial team, working with new and existing clients on complex and exciting projects. You'll be trained on analytics platforms and the latest technology innovations enabling to you to focus on designing and providing innovative solutions. You will work with some of the best minds in areas such as data science, digital transformation, software dev and intelligent automation.

You will:

  • Apply your functional and technical expertise in the railway sector to help organisations use data and technology to transform and improve the way they operate
  • Use your data skills to solve a range of business challenges including business data strategy design, insight activation with data science and analytics, storytelling with data visualisation, architecture design, data transformation and cultivating lasting data culture
  • Play a key role in driving project delivery; managing teams and applying your knowledge in project management and/or Agile framework delivery
  • Develop positive and professional relationships with the client, peers, and senior management
  • Ability to flex communications style to meet needs of all stakeholders

What We're Looking For:

  • Team members with strong passion for data & digital in the railway sector (eg, infrastructure, signalling, engineering, train modelling, capacity planning, timetable, performance management, operations, geospatial data, customer experience, retailing, information & planning, interoperability and asset management)
  • Strong functional understanding of the UK railway sector, and the associated technology and data landscape
  • Leadership experience in setting up and delivering data & digital transformation and change programmes in railway sector
  • Experience in at least one of our substantive areas: data science, data visualisation, data strategy, data architecture, data engineering, digital delivery and intelligent automation
  • Primary sector focus in railway but have interest in serving our clients across our core sectors (e.g. public sector, financial services, retail)

Your career at this organisation will give you the opportunity to:

  • Learn from our experts who solve answer complex questions and deliver innovative solutions
  • Make a difference and provide real value to our clients, our people, and our community
  • Develop your capabilities with new technology and platforms
  • Receive real investment and support in your personal development and well-being
  • Be trusted to deliver and gain exposure to senior clients and different industries
  • Make a real contribution to the development of the company and feel pride in its success
  • Be measured on outputs and feel appreciated for the value you bring
  • Have fun whilst working in a collaborative environment


  • Discretionary bonus
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Pension
  • Dental care
  • Private Health Insurance