Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer / SQL

  • Job Reference: AWDO-C6975
  • Date Posted: 13 August 2021
  • Recruiter: Guide Dogs
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary: £29,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to, pro rata + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Guide Dogs Jobs, Careers and Vacancies. Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer vacancy in Birmingham, West Midlands Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer with a demonstrable understanding of how to expose data from systems, link data from multiple systems and deliver streaming services and strong SQL skills is required by Guide Dogs.

 

SALARY: Up to £29,000 pro rata

BENEFITS: 26 Days Holiday (pro rata) plus Bank Holidays. The Charity offers a generous pension scheme, life assurance and enhanced pay for parenting and sickness leave. In addition, they provide an Employee Assistance Programme, flexible benefits package and discounts and cashback scheme.

LOCATION: This role will have opportunities to work from home as well as being office based.  Preferences for office location will be discussed at interview stage.      

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

WORKING HOURS: 35 hours per week, 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday (the charity is always keen to support flexible working as best they can)

 

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer with a demonstrable understanding of how to expose data from systems, link data from multiple systems and deliver streaming services and strong SQL skills.

Working as the Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer you will deliver resilient, scalable, and future proof data solutions and designs set by the Lead Data Engineer.

As the Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer you will facilitate accurate and optimised ETL processes that maintain data integrity within the charity’s core business applications, enabling them to maintain long-term commitment to its service users and other key stakeholders, and generate funds from its supporters.

As a successful candidate, you will have an exciting opportunity to work in a growing and fulfilling environment where your efforts will be greatly appreciated by Guide Dogs and the thousands of people they help.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as the Data Modelling Analyst / Data Engineer will include:

  • Design, build and test data products based on feeds from multiple systems using a range of different storage technologies and access methods
  • Deliver the internal approval processes and quality checks ensuring final sign off with the Lead Data Engineer
  • Provide first and second-line problem resolution for the business applications user base data related queries
  • Maintain and improve effective data processes surrounding the core business applications to support the enterprise data architecture
  • Co-ordinate and manage specific initiatives as requested by the Lead Data Engineer
  • Always ensure adherence to GDPR and other regulatory or best practise guidelines

 

WORKING AT GUIDE DOGS

Working at Guide Dogs is much more than just a job. Through the values that guide our work, we make a real difference, and change lives.

We believe that wellbeing at work is about creating an environment to promote a state of contentment which allows all employees to flourish and achieve their full potential for the benefit of themselves and for Guide Dogs.

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Essential

  • Diploma or Degree level (or equivalent experience based)
  • Experience in a similar data engineering role
  • GDPR knowledge
  • Demonstrable understanding of how to expose data from systems (for example, through APIs), link data from multiple systems and deliver streaming services
  • Has the required breadth and depth of SQL
  • Excellent knowledge of contact relational databases
  • Ability to communicate effectively across organisational, technical and political boundaries, understanding the context
  • Makes complex and technical information and language simple and accessible for non-technical audiences
  • Demonstrable ability to develop fit for purpose, resilient, scalable and future-proof data services to meet user needs
  • Understands the concepts and principles of data modelling and is able to produce, maintain and update relevant data models for specific business needs. Reverse engineer data models from a live system
  • Designs, codes, tests, corrects and documents simple programs or scripts under the direction of others
  • Strong administrative skills, time management and multi-tasking
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to make decisions and judgements independently
  • Aware of the types of problems in databases, data processes, data products and services and how to resolve
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

 

The Charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults with whom they work. They expect all of their employees and volunteers to fully share this commitment.

Please note: we reserve the right to close any of our vacancies early.

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

HOW TO APPLY

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-C6975

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