Senior data analyst

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Location: Swindon

Type: Permanent

Ref: e20011715a


What is the purpose of the role?

Thames Water are looking for a developer with strong SQL, ETL and reporting skills to augment the Retail BI team responsible for the on-going design, development and support of the management information systems on our Retail business intelligence/data warehouse platforms.

What makes this role unique?

Do you want to be a part of a company that provides an essential service to our 14.4million customers? Do you pride yourself in being able to make a real difference to deliver excellent customer service? Come and join the largest water utilities company based in the Thames Valley on our transformation journey to deliver new services in partnership with our business from mobile apps to enable major programmes such as smart metering and market competition in 2017.

What will this role involve?

This is a technical developer role who will design efficient relational structures to hold and manage data.

You will have the ability to communicate technical designs, data problems and issues to non-technical team members whilst also providing insightful reporting solutions to help drive continuous improvement across the retail business.

You will have a good working knowledge of relational databases as well as an understanding of data management and integration with a specific fondness for ETL.

We are looking for someone who has experience in a similar database developer role as a data, reporting and business intelligence analyst or equivalent, preferably with utility industry experience.

Experience of having worked in an environment dealing with financial information or a customer experience role will be an advantage.

What are we looking for?

Technical skills required are: Mandatory - Demonstrable experience of the full MS SQL server [2012] stack ie Visual Studio, SSMS, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS. Highly desirable - Business Objects, Erwin, InfoSphere Datastage.

Thames Water information and salary details

This role is based in Swindon and is paying a salary up to 42,000

About Thames Water

Thames Water is the largest water and waste-water services company in the UK. We provide the essential service at the heart of daily life, health and enjoyment to 15 million customers across London and the Thames Valley and we are going through a period of exciting change. On a typical day we supply 2.6 billion litres of top quality drinking water and our 350 sewage treatment works treat more than 4.2bn litres of waste-water. Our 85,000 miles of water mains and sewers would wrap around the world three-and-a-half times.

We are focusing like never before on delivering brilliant services and providing our customers with a great experience. We are in the process of transforming our business in order to achieve this. To help us succeed, we need a range of new skills and capabilities and will be recruiting for these in the coming months. We are on the lookout for talented people across our entire region who are interested in helping us to become the best water and waste-water company in the UK.

Thames Water is an equal opportunity, Disability Confident, and Stonewall diversity champion employer.

Closing Date: The closing date for applications is Thursday 24th August.