Senior Analytics
Engineer

We are looking for a senior analytics engineer
who has the experience and skills to design
and build excellent data models and tests.

Where:
Brighton, UK / Hybrid
Key area:
Data Team
Attendance:
Full-Time
About the role

We are looking for a senior analytics engineer who has the experience and skills to design and build excellent data models (and tests). These models will be used across the business and will drive value in our various products, dashboards and company metrics.

You will maintain and build models using dbt in our snowflake data warehouse, enabling our downstream data needs, minimising our cloud costs, driving best practice and automating our data governance.

You may also be interested in growing into a team lead position, and if so, we would be happy to work with you to help develop the skills to make this move.

The person we’re looking for
  • Passionate about designing and delivering solutions to complex problems
  • Curious with a desire for continuous learning
  • Comfortable both expressing your opinions and also listening to the opinions of others as required by the situation
  • Experienced and passionate for Data Modelling, ELT projects and Big Data
You’ll be responsible for
  • Collecting requirements from the wider data team and other decision makers
  • Translating use cases, pain points and success criteria into technical requirements
  • Designing, building, maintaining and upgrading data pipelines and self-service tooling to provide clean, efficient results
  • Writing automated tests to validate if requirements have been met
  • Fixing bugs in a timely manner
  • Serving as Data Model subject matter expert and data model spokesperson
  • Promoting data governance through documentation, observability and controls
  • Implementing solutions which meet our coding standards
  • Using version control and performing code reviews
  • Promoting adoption of tools and best practices across the team
Skills & Experience
  • Strong experience in the discovery and communication of requirements from a wide variety of stakeholders
  • Strong commercial expertise using dbt
  • Excellent SQL skills
  • Experience with Looker/LookML or similar
  • Experience with AWS/Snowflake/Python/Fivetran or similar
  • Experience with analytics schema design
  • Experience modelling tracking data
  • Previous commercial experience in the Data space as an analyst, engineer, scientist, or equivalent
  • Experience managing the same data models over time and evolving those models to meet new business requirements

 

Benefits we offer

  • Employee Assistance Programme (confidential counselling)
  • Medicash healthcare scheme (reclaim costs for dental, physiotherapy, osteopathy and optical care)
  • easitBrighton travel scheme (discounted public transport options)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life Insurance scheme
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Contributory pension scheme
Application deadline: 17/02/2023
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