Senior Data Engineer

Recruiter
Studio
Location
Accrington, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Ref
1215920564
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Data Engineer
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Senior Data Engineer

Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington

To 55,000 + Benefits

Play a part in the future at Studio Retail Ltd!!

About us

Studio Retail Ltd is one of the largest online value retailers in the UK. We offer a personal shopping service to 1.8 million customers each year online via our fantastic studio.co.uk and ace.co.uk websites and our catalogue. We are based in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington with great motorway links across the North West of England.

About the Opportunity

Reporting to our IT Systems Team Manager the Senior Data Engineer will build and own the development of high quality, scalable and secure data systems/pipelines, coaching and mentoring Data Engineers in providing reporting, insight and analytical solutions that comply with data quality, coding standards and technical design expectations.
  • Ensuring the translation of business problems and data related requirements into solution options, providing the conduit between customers, IT Delivery teams and the IT Data Delivery team in order to deliver optimal solutions
  • Leading the design, development and implementation of owned new and optimal data system/solutions, to meet business requirements
  • Maintaining and improving the performance of existing data systems/solution, ensuring they are safe and reliable for the business
  • Proactively identifying, recommending and optimising delivery process, practices and tooling, supporting and driving continuous improvement across IT Delivery
  • Adhering to IT Delivery governance, controls, methodologies and compliance standards and expectations
  • Providing coaching, support and guidance to data engineers, contributing to building data engineer capabilities to meet the requirements of the IT Delivery Portfolio and business needs

What are we looking for?
  • Experience of analysing data requirements and business process in the IT environment
  • Experience in physical and dimensional data modelling with working knowledge of logical data modelling
  • Significant experience of successfully designing and delivering IT data solutions
  • Significant experience of recognised design and delivery principles and methodologies
  • Significant experience of SQL, Data Services and Dimensions model, particularly in a retail environment
  • Significant experience in the design of complex data solutions
  • Proven track record in delivery of data systems and applications such as SAS, SAP Business Objects, SAS Data Services, MS SQL Server/ SSIS/ SSRS, MS Power BI, Tableau
  • Proven track record in Data Warehousing, their design, delivery and support
  • Ability to discuss data structures and design principals
  • Ability to deliver in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Experience in effectively managing a range of tasks and priorities, simultaneously
  • Proven track record in facilitation, communication and engagement at multiple levels
  • Ability to engage, challenge and influence others to achieve productive solutions
  • Appropriate professional qualification/experience
  • Excellent critical thinking and solution creation skills
  • Confident and resilient
  • Experience in delivery of Management Information and Business Intelligence solutions
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel, including Pivot Tables & VBA
  • Strong testing case/scenario experience
  • Experience successfully mentoring and coaching of technical team members and peers

Why Studio Retail Ltd?

Studio Retail Ltd is a growing business with a developing IT & Change team. This is a great time to join us and be part of our evolution and transformation. We have a lot of experienced colleagues who will tell you they love working here because of the people and the opportunities to develop. We have a fast-paced environment and our offices have a friendly and informal feel to them, no suits required to do a great job here!

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