Senior Business Information Analyst in Liverpool - CV-Library

Senior Business Information Analyst in Liverpool - CV-Library

Senior Business Information Analyst in Liverpool - CV-Library

Job Overview

Liverpool, England
Job Type
Full Time
£70,000 - £70,000 Per Year
Date Posted
26 days ago

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Job Description

Job Purpose:

As a Business Intelligence Analyst you will work as part of the IT team, and take the lead on driving data driven decisions throughout the business. You will be responsible for identifying and delivering improvements to systems to refine the businesses operations and to meet business requirements.
Principal Accountabilities:

Responsible for the development and maintenance of data pipelines between business systems and data warehouse
Responsible for the development and maintenance of Power BI reporting to meet business needs
Responsible for monitoring alerting from data pipelines to ensure issues are rectified quickly
Optimisation of Power BI DAX to produce well performing reports
Connecting XMLA endpoint and examining execution plans to understand and improve performance
Managing version control of all components in data pipelines: integration, data warehouse, reports to ensure a robust governance process
Responsible for testing of all components in data pipelines
Being the primary person responsible for the data solutions to ensure the business has the data they need at their fingertips to make informed decisions
Responsible for ensuring all data solutions are designed to a high standard using modern cloud first principles
Being the go-to person for supporting the data function within IT to help colleagues understand problems, design solutions and bridge the gap in knowledge between yourself and more junior members of staff
Responsible for driving the delivery of the data and business intelligence business requirements across multiple projects
Working in close collaboration with the business to drive positive change in data drive decisions and report usage
Working across all business units and departments to understand their data challenges
Create, develop and deliver multiple data quality improvement roadmaps for core applications
Working closely with internal teams within IT including service desk, infrastructure and security, onshore and offshore software engineers
Proactively putting ideas forward to showcase how fixing poor data quality can aid the business
Constructively challenge requirements to ensure the requested features are in line with the data strategy
Managing the delivery of the current sprints within our existing agile project management guidelines to ensure the timely delivery of data solutions
Closely understanding users needs of the products and systems they use daily to help make more informed decisions
The Person

Required Qualifications & Professional Membership(s):

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other relevant field or equivalent.

Knowledge & Experience:

Solid experience at a scripting language (ideally Python or Node.js)
Excellent SQL skills, ideally Redshift/OLAP experience
Understanding of DDL + DML + DQL + TCL + DCL
Understanding of query optimisation, hints, SARGability
Understanding what a PLAN means and how to rectify performance issues from one
Liquibase experience
Exceptional data modelling skills
Infrastructure as Code experience (ideally Terraform)
Experience using version control systems, ideally Git/GitHub
Understanding of modern DevOps principles and ideally experience using GitOps/GitHub actions
Experience designing and developing integrations from many different types of data source such as REST APIs, SOAP APIs, push APIs/webhooks, Emails, S/FTP servers, GraphQL APIs, bare file downloads to a centralised data warehouse
Experience with ETL/ELT integrations
Knowledge of AWS serverless infrastructure, especially API Gateway / Lambda / SQS / SNS / Kinesis
Knowledge of ERP and financial systems, general financial awareness of how ledgers work
Experience working in a fast paced agile environment
Experience of agile project management principles and tooling
Experience explaining technical concepts to non-technical audiences at all levels throughout the organisation
Strong problem-solving capabilities and meticulous attention to detail.
Awareness of conceptual, physical and logical data modelling to aid in discussions with both technical and non-technical users
Solid experience of the concepts and practices of relational database management systems
Solid experience in technical leadership roles

Skills & Personal Qualities:

Must be a self-starter and able to work under own initiative
Must be a highly proactive person
Must be an over communicator to ensure everyone is kept in the loop on progress


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