Master Data Technology Specialist -Flexible Contracts

London (Greater)
12 Feb 2021
12 Mar 2021
Consultancy, IT
Contract Type

This role is open specifically for people who are looking to work flexibly.

We know everyone’s lives are different and that traditional working patterns may not be quite right for you. Whether you’ve taken a career break, had time out to support family or are looking to balance your career with another passion of yours, we can offer you a flexible contract.

  • We are open to flexible contracts

Upon joining the firm you will have access to various training to give you the opportunity to upskill yourself on our various systems. You’ll also benefit from a programme specifically designed to support flexible workers integrate into the firm and introduce you to other people across our networks.

At PwC, we are significantly growing our Technology, Data & Analytics (TDA) practice to meet new market demands and opportunities.

Within TDA, we are developing solutions and capabilities for Unified Data Management & Migration (UDMM). UDMM delivers data centricity by collecting, connecting, unifying, governing & sharing trusted and well-orchestrated data which underpins the insight platform. UDMM sits at the heart of modern data management & essential for every cloud & customer led transformation (CLT). UDMM is key enabler for enterprise data estate modernisation and help organisation to become data centric and insight driven.

The team’s core proposition is to develop innovative products and services which combine the latest technologies with PwC’s deep subject matter expertise and industry knowledge.

As part of team, you will gain exposure to working with a broad and high-profile client base, including FTSE250, financial services and public sector clients. We have ambitious growth plans and are looking for highly motivated and skilled individuals who can architect, build, support and maintain data management technology solutions across various industry sectors and technology platforms.

A Master Data Technology Specialist is a software engineering role specialized in master data management solutions and services. The role is typically a hybrid of a data architect, a data analyst and a master data technical specialist with experience in implementation of Master Data Management solutions across various data domains and industry sectors.

About the role

We are in the final phase of Requirement Analysis and Solution Design work for a Customer for their Master Data Management workstream. We would need to set up the team for subsequent phases of MDM implementation that involves detailed design, build, test and deploying the technology solution, build and execution of data migration, customer data consolidation and creation of MDM hub.

This is a complex data project involving varied data categories and a vast set of legacy sources and data touchpoints. To add to these complexities, we are custom building the entire master data components within the MDM solution instead of typical off the shelf MDM implementation. This would mean, the team that we put forward should consist of very good technical specialists and Master Data Technical Specialists.

To achieve these project demands, we would need a Master Data Technical specialist as part of our implementation team. The resource we are looking for should have a strong Master Data implementation background, having worked on various aspects of data management (such as data validation & transformation, customer data matching, survivorship, change data capture, business rules definition and design for master data entities/attributes etc. and possesses extensive hands on experience of dealing with complex data implementation scenarios. In addition to these strong master data and data management skill sets, he would need to be able to interact/coordinate with Design & Technology stakeholders within the client team to resolve the data queries.

We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join our team. People with the right blend of hands-on MDM implementation experience, a passion for innovation and an understanding of the markets in which we work.

As a Manager in our practice you’ll have the opportunity to develop your career whilst driving the growth of our business. As part of a market leading TDA team, you’ll be helping new and existing clients deliver technology and data solutions to streamline their data management processes, design and implement master data management solutions.

Skills Needed:

  • Demonstrate extensive skills and success in the implementation of Master Data Management technology projects within a professional environment
  • Experienced in delivering Medium to Big Enterprise Master Data Management Projects across various data domains (Customer, Product, Supplier etc.) and across industry sectors.
  • Proven experience in data architecture, data migration and developing business and data validation rules.
  • Hands on experience in conducting detailed data analysis, defining conceptual/logical data models for master data and developing business/technical data dictionaries.

Good to have skills:

  • A good understanding various MDM technologies and desire to develop your skills in these areas of emerging technology.
  • Experience in Agile Methodologies and defining the Technical User Stories
  • A good understanding of Cloud platform fundamentals (GCP, Azure or AWS)


Minimum of a Bachelor degree in Economics, Statistics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or similar quantitative discipline

Risk Assurance



We’re a leading provider of trust in the digital world - in the eyes of our people, our clients and our stakeholders. Today's business environment is different. More complex. More connected. Companies not only face new and unknown risks, but also new and untapped opportunities. Our team is at the forefront of this change, join us to be a part of transforming how risk is perceived and capitalised on.

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, ‘The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.


Valuing Difference. Driving Inclusion.

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool because creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business, enabling us to solve important problems and deliver value to our clients. We encourage an inclusive culture where people can be themselves, are valued for their strengths and are empowered to be the best they can be. As an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we also support different ways of working offering flexible working arrangements.

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