Senior Analytics Engineer

Datatech Analytics
November 9, 2021
Paddington, United Kingdom
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Senior Analytics Engineer - Competitive Salary - London offices/Hybrid Working - J11892

We have an amazing new role available as a Senior Analytics Engineer to work for a world famous brand. The purpose of this role is to join the data authority function and help make the data accessible and accurate. We are looking for people with expertise and experience of data analysis, data modelling and documentation. If you are a Quick learner, have the ability to understand highly complex data sets. If you can work under pressure and prioritise workload. We would like to hear from you.

• Build the foundations for a better understanding
• Work with data structures and processes from across the businesses and 3rd Parties
• Perform detailed analysis on a large number of disparate data sets; both structured and unstructured;
• Create data models with input from data science and data engineering
• Create a high quality documentation library contributing to a platform which is scalable and easy to maintain
• Profile extensive data sets, hunting out edge cases and inconsistencies for documentation and feedback purposes
• Derive metrics and attributes from raw data sources for use in the data platform
• Adopt DevOps & CI/CD methodologies to collaborate on a growing platform
• Share ideas, promote best practices and suggest enhancements to our processes and frameworks
• Work closely with data and analytics analysts, data scientists and engineers to understand and gather requirements
• Contribute to the Data Platform, helping build the foundations for a better
• Work in squads to focus on key areas of development within the Data Platform
• Work comfortably in an agile and fast paced environment

Skills and Experiences
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or other numerate discipline. Or Masters / Degree with some computing, scientific, statistical or mathematical component
• Expert at interrogating data from multiple different types of source
• Have the right mix of high level interpersonal and technical skills to be able to work with businesses that have limited data expertise and/or documentation, but through interrogation of the data assets build a picture that can provide the engineering team with clarity on how to integrate the data into the data platform
• Ability and strong desire to learn new technologies and languages
• Passion for the contemporary data and analytics landscape, the current tools, the latest approaches
• Strong data modelling skills
• Good stakeholder management
• Coding remains a requirement (SQL, Python etc)
• Some visualisation/reporting tools useful
• Experienced in the end-end project lifecycle
• Mentoring colleagues to some degree

If this sounds like the role for you then please apply today!

Alternatively, you can refer a friend or colleague by taking part in our fantastic referral schemes! If you have a friend or colleague who would be interested in this role, please refer them to us. For each relevant candidate that you introduce to us (there is no limit) and we place, you will be entitled to our general gift/voucher scheme.

Datatech is one of the UK's leading recruitment agencies in the field of analytics and host of the critically acclaimed event, Women in Data. For more information, visit our website:

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