Senior BI Analyst Job at Virgin | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Data Analyst, Data Engineer
  • Type Full Time
  • Location Reading, United Kingdom

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Close Date: 24/10/2020
Competitive salary and other excellent benefits
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Virgin Media’s Data Strategy, Architecture and Support team, working within a growing Business Intelligence function.
As a Senior BI Analyst you will have a healthy mix of business and hands-on work with an opportunity to build a strong understanding of our current platforms as well as play a key role in defining the future landscape.
To succeed you will have demonstrable experience of delivering business intelligence across multiple stakeholder groups, improving engagement with data and increasing its application in strategic business decision making
Key areas of focus
  • Build a strong understanding of OBIEE
  • Gain a solid understanding of business usage and areas for
  • Problem solving mind-set; work with the business and BI support function to address issues that
  • Inquisitive  - Work with architecture and business teams to identify new technologies and processes to meet growing business demand to be agille
  • Dev Ops
  • Cloud technologies
  • Platform migration
  • Drive business adoption of platform
  • Governance – Drive best practice of BI platforms working with business and support functions to setup an effective delivery pipeline governance
Principle responsibilities
  • Provide SME expertise on existing platforms in BI development pipeline
  • Work closely with onsite & offshore partners vendors involved in development and support of BI platforms
  • Design, develop and maintain BI solutions that help critical decision making and support / monitor business performance
  • Participate in the design, development, and analysis of data architecture and warehousing approaches.
  • Take ownership of Insight within the Agile working process by ensuring all tickets capture technical and tracking requirements.
Essential experience
  • Strong working knowledge of SQL and BI Platforms like OBIEE
  • Experience in Cloud native BI tools (PowerBI, Google Cloud BI tools) and around migration towards cloud
  • In-depth understanding of database management systems and data modelling techniques
  • Experience in a similar analytics role, with a track record delivering actionable insight to drive commercial performance
  • Good attention to detail, proficient problem solving and fact-finding skills
  • Strong analysis and critical thinking skills
  • Transform and visualise data into actionable insight that can be understood by key stakeholders.
  • Familiar with a broad range of analytical approaches and the application in a business context.
  • Ability to communicate persuasively and influence stakeholders effectively in order to drive data-driven decisions.
  • Innovative thinking - ability to think around an issue and solve problems.
We’re a great place to work – and we offer impressive benefits too! You will get a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, performance related bonus and, of course, discounts across Virgin Media products and Virgin brands!
We embody the principles of what it is like to be part of the Virgin family. We are a collaborative bunch, and like to be a place where ideas and new ways of working can be forged.
Consideration will also be given to applications made for part-time or flexible working hours.
Virgin Media is part of Liberty Global, the world’s biggest cable company. We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade. Through four multi-award-winning services - Virgin Fibre, Virgin TV, Virgin Mobile and Virgin Phone - we help people access technology to build connections that really matter.
Our benefits are your reward for being brilliant. They’re pretty darn spectacular. Just like our people. We’ve put together a package to help you love what you do, at work and at play.  You will get 25 days holiday and your birthday off each year, we provide a company funded Medical Plan as well as a Pension Plan where we will match every pound you put in, up to 10%. What's more you'll also benefit from discounts across Virgin Media products and Virgin brands and many other perks on top.
Come and be a part of something special. Join us!

Skills Required

  • Data Analysis
  • Engineering

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