Business Intelligence Developers (BI)

Business Intelligence Developers (BI)

Location:
Haywards Heath or Salford Quays
Salary:
competitive
Department:
Technology & Data
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Here at First Central, we are really pushing the boundaries in our data technology and with an inspiring year ahead for 2021, we are looking for self motivated, proactive & client focused BI Developers who are looking to develop their career and knowledge, to join our highly driven Technology team in either Haywards Heath, West Sussex or Salford Quays, Manchester.

A key role, you'll be working with Business Analysts in order to understand the business
needs and data requirements, whilst interacting with all teams within data services. 

Job responsibilities
  • Manage all aspects of company data and analysing business needs
  • Contribute to design, development, implantation and management of features from inception through to release and after-release upkeep
  • Collaborate with other product owners and team(s) to ensure surety of work delivered
  • Monitor environments, solution performance, bottlenecks and issues to ensure continued effective delivery of service
  • Contribute to code reviews and manage workload sizing and estimates
  • Contribute to the evolution of best practices within the business
  • Design, develop and promote reusable codes that are easy to maintain, understand and re-use
  • Write, review and own clear, concise and comprehensive technical documentation
  • Learn new technologies and keep abreast of existing technologies
 
Skills, knowledge & experience
  • Substantial experience working with SSIS
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS
  • Proficient with Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  • Knowledge in different database architectures, techniques and approaches, such as (Kimball & Inmon) including relational OLTP and OLAP, Star and snowflake schemas and data ingestion methods
  • Microsoft SQL Server BI Stack
  • Experience implementing and managing alerting processes to maintain the health of data solutions
  • Knowledge in any of the following: PowerShell, Server hardware and disk drive management, XML data and XQuery, real-time data warehousing techniques and table partitions, SharePoint, Advanced Microsoft Excel, Power BI, Tableau, C# / VB Script, Azure Data Factory, HDInsight, Data Lake Analytics, Azure SQL Database, RedGate SQL toolbelt, Provisioning (Clone & Mask)
  • Experience working within an AGILE development environment, Microsoft DevOps / Team foundation Server (TFS) and CI/CD and/or Atlassian Confluence
 
What can we do for you? 
We believe we can offer you a great working environment as we’re so passionate about our people. Here are just some of the benefits and perks that we offer…
  • Fantastic training and development opportunities
  • Employee benefit packages to suit your lifestyle
  • Flexible working
  • A day off for your birthday
  • The opportunity to take a paid day off each year to do charity work
  • A health cash plan
  • Help with travel expenses
  • The opportunity to buy additional holiday
  • Company pension scheme
  • Group life assurance
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Professional subscription fees paid
     
Employee wellbeing is high on the agenda here too. We provide a weekly free fruit delivery, discounted membership at a local health club and access to an Employee Assistance Programme, which promotes physical and emotional wellbeing at work and at home. In addition, we provide wellbeing events throughout the year to support physical and mental health.

For further information on what we can offer and to learn more about this role, feel free to contact our dedicated Recruitment team.

​So, if you’re up for the challenge and would like to join our vibrant and busy team, we want to hear from you today.
 
We pride ourselves on being a great place to work. Check out our Glassdoor page to see what our employees think about working here.
 

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Benefits

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Flexible working

We support colleagues who wish to work flexibly whilst meeting the needs of the business.

YOUday

We give you an extra day off to celebrate a special day.

Holiday Extra

Not only do you get a generous holiday entitlement, you can also buy additional leave.

Volunteering

Get a day off each year to take part in volunteering activities.

Health cash plan

Claim money back on your healthcare costs, such as dental check-ups and eye tests.

Season ticket loan

We provide interest-free loans to cover the cost of season tickets for rail, bus or car parking.