Senior Business Intelligence Developer

Provident Financial Management Services
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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Part of a FTSE 100 financial group who've been in Bradford since 1880, we exist to help people when others won't. We're a trusted and ethical lender - lending to our customers face to face, and making sure the loans we offer are manageable, understandable, and exactly right for them. It's this personal, responsible approach that really makes us different. And, joining our contact centre team, you'll be a big part of this.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a senior BI Developer to act as a technical expert and advisor to our Home Credit and Satsuma BI teams.

Reporting to the BI Manager your responsibilities will include coaching and mentoring BI team members, being a technical expert and advisor to the whole BI team (cross brand), Designing and developing data marts, cubes, reports /dashboards, Interpreting business requirements and using them to produce detailed specifications, developing ETL processes to implement specifications, and producing user documentation to be suitable for both technical and business users as a guide to understanding and utilising newly developed systems.

Other tasks will include providing support as required to stakeholders, modifying SQL scripts and ETL processes to correct problems and incorporate additional functionality, ensuring data integrity is maintained and batched updates run correctly, and producing SQL scripts to extract data as required from a variety of data sources

We're looking for someone who really gets BI and is able to build strong relationships with our internal customers in the business as well as the wider team.

About you

The successful candidate will be an Expert in Microsoft SQL Server, T-SQL, and SSIS - preferably some experience of SQL Server 2012, extensive database and ETL design knowledge, experience of working in Data Warehousing/BI projects, large datasets, SSAS knowledge, developing cubes for reporting purposes, experience of report development using SSRS, and working closely with BI Testers and BI Developers.

It would also be desirable to have knowledge of IBM Federation Services Data Virtualisation, PowerBI Data Visualisation, experience of developing within a Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) environment, and any knowledge or exposure in iterative/agile development methodologies (SCRUM, XP, RUP etc).

The benefits

The satisfaction of working for a successful and ethical business who are here to help people is a big benefit of joining us, but it's not the only one. We'll invest in your development - giving you the support and training to become better and better at your job. We take the work/life balance seriously, with plenty of flexible working options. And, working in a bright and refreshingly relaxed environment, you'll find your opinions are valued and listened to.

On top of all this, we'll give you a package including pension and bonus schemes, and a whole range of other benefits besides.

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