Junior Microsoft/Azure Data Engineer

Full Time Greater Manchester IT Job Pro UK

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our Manchester based technology team in a role that will allow you to grow your skills as a Microsoft Junior Microsoft/Azure Data Engineer through the delivery of data insights to all areas of our business. Our operations are of a scale that will provide you with material data and technology solution challenges, whilst allowing you to rapidly see the impact of the work that you do.

Our strategic BI platform is pure Microsoft Azure and employs many of the latest Azure PaaS services. Our overall technology landscape is Microsoft centric with our core systems of Dynamics 365 (CRM), NAV and Office 365 integrated with a range of in-house developed Azure deployed services and portals, and a Windows based mobile platform for our 600 strong team of engineering inspectors.

We have a challenging programme of BI and Analytics work to progress over the next 18 months as we continue to expand the data on the platform and work with business leads to deliver new data insights. These insights are critical to the growth of our business as well as the delivery of operational efficiencies and new client services.

We are a small in-house technology team (15 strong) and this role requires an individual who can work well and play their part effectively within a small team. Success in the role involves being able to innovate as well as being highly effective in the delivery of data and analytic solutions. Join us and help to make Britain a safer place.

What will you be doing?

Reporting into the Data Warehouse Lead, you will deliver data insights to all areas of our business. These insights are critical to the growth of our business as well as the delivery of operational efficiencies and new client services. In addition, you will:

* Develop and implement business intelligence and reporting solutions using the latest Azure technologies: Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Analysis Services, Azure Data Lake, Azure SQL Database, Azure Data Factory and Power BI

* Support and enhance our on-premises integration platform using SQL Server Integration Services

* Work with system and business owners to identify and address data quality issues

* Address the backlog of reporting and data quality requests

Full details are available in the attached role profile.

What are we looking for?

If you want to join us as a Junior Microsoft/Azure Data Engineer, this is the experience and knowledge you’ll need to have:

* Demonstrate development experience in BI, reporting, data and databases

* Experience in a customer focused role, both internal and external

* Strong proficiency in developing T-SQL stored procedures, views and CTE’s

* Knowledge of the Microsoft SQL Server Platform – DB, SSAS, SSIS, SSRS, or other BI & reporting development tools

* Excellent troubleshooting, debugging and critical thinking skills

* Ability to collaborate on a team with infrastructure, development, business analyst and other resources

* Ability to clearly communicate solutions to both technical and non-technical team members

* Familiarity with Microsoft Power BI

* Exposure to Agile ways of working

* Some experience of data cleansing, quality, profiling, modelling and integration

* A basic understanding of dimensional modelling

* A basic knowledge of the Microsoft Azure cloud platform

What do we offer you?

You’ll join a passionate and knowledgeable team, with ample opportunities to learn whether that’s new skills or new technologies.

We also offer a competitive base salary, 33 days holiday per year, an excellent pension and company bonus.

We offer a flexible working approach, with home working available 2-3 days per week (you must have suitable wifi, and provide your own office set up).

Who are we?

British Engineering Services is an engineering testing, inspection, certification and technical support business with a steep heritage dating back to 1859

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