Data Engineer – 9974SR1

Website Proactive IT


£60k – 65k per year

Data Engineer

FTC 12 months / Hybrid working

Our client, a leading banking organisation in London have an opportunity for an experienced Data Engineer to join on an initial 12 month FTC. This role requires a Data Engineer who has excellent SQL stack experience.

Role responsibilities

  • Develop MI and Reports predominantly for business functions and SMEs, based on their requirements and expressed needs. Interact with other information workers (in business and finance teams) to ensure the data produced by those are synced and “tells same story”.
  • Ensure the overall strategy of data management within the Bank, guard and rationalise development or new data sources for MI purposes, align business and technical understanding of the available data with the requirements.
  • Facilitate and lead enhancements of the available data sources that would assist the organisational performance and guide the organisation in effort to optimise and automate business processes to collect and utilise data for reporting and MI purposes.
  • Working with team members and (SMEs) on identifying, designing, building, and performing analytics to provide risks and controls insights to business partners & Internal Audit
  • Document business MI Solutions to ensure this knowledge is retained within the organisation, interact with operational and technology management regarding access, processing, reporting, and integrity of source systems and data repositories, to educate them on data available to in organisation, how the data could be used.
  • Influence the technical team and the Business to ensure the technical environment addresses current needs while being aligned with the Banks future strategy.

Skills required:

  • Advance SQL querying skills, ability to write complex SSIS/SSRS/SSAS formulas.
  • In-depth knowledge of MS SQL Server and experience to deliver MI and reporting solutions using the entire spectrum of the MI solutions (SSIS, SSRS, Power BI) ideally on early versions (2013/2016) and assist the organisation to migrate to later versions.
  • Exposure and high-level understanding of the SSAS and MDX language (although the organisation currently does not use OLAP).
  • Good exposure to PowerBI and advance knowledge of DAX (query language) and data modelling using this tool.
  • Good working knowledge of Excel capability, use of the reporting purposes, and formulas; desired VBA skills to optimise the data presentation.
  • Ideally, working knowledge of Hyperion/Essbase.
  • Working knowledge of SharePoint and its use to manage the MI, automate MI and reporting workflow, information and report distribution.
  • Good working practice designing data collections by using Kimball methodology.
  • Practical understanding of the Data Visualisation techniques and principles.
  • High-level understanding of the data management and its impact on organisation’s bottom line.
  • Stakeholder management and interpersonal skills to understand the business requirements, link them to a business narrative and softly guide SMEs by delivering the requested MI.
  • Some understanding of the architectural principles, Agile methodology to engage users and deliver business solutions.
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts and narrative to a business audience and non-technical teams.
  • A good understanding of Banking business and operations is desirable. Specifically, exposure to Trade
  • Finance/Services, Corporate Banking, Private Banking, Treasury and Compliance.

Data Engineer


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