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Business Intelligence Developer

Job Title: Business Intelligence Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 639824
Job Published: May 27, 2019 12:17

Job Description

The successful candidate will work on Costa Express’ Data Warehouse and reporting suite, enhancing the platform to meet business needs for data & information to shape critical business decisions. Our ...

Business Intelligence Developer

Loudwater, High Wycombe

We’re one of the world’s largest and fastest growing coffee businesses, the favourite on the UK high street, and our self-service Costa Express machines circle the globe with more than 9,000 machines so far and growing rapidly. We have recently joined Coca-Cola whose global scale, production, and distribution capabilities perfectly align to our ambition to serve more coffee, in more ways, in more places.

At Costa Express we continue our entrepreneurial drive and investment in technology to fuel step changes in growth.  Our IT team based in Loudwater, High Wycombe is growing and year on year we deliver more projects enabling the business to achieve their challenging targets and we are looking to invest in, expand and develop our existing technical delivery capability further. 

The Role

The successful candidate will work on Costa Express’ Data Warehouse and reporting suite, enhancing the platform to meet business needs for data & information to shape critical business decisions. Our data platform is managed by a 3rd party and we are building on their capability through this in-house role to deliver changes quickly and efficiently

 The Ideal Candidate will have experience in the following:

Developing the Azure data factory to bring new data pipelines from source systems
Enhancing the SQL Data Warehouse and SSAS cube with additional data and measures
Creating Power BI and SSRS reports for use internally and externally
Advising on reporting technologies and approaches for business projects
Working on technology Proof of Concepts (e.g. PowerApps) to provide additional data and reporting capabilities for the organisation
Working on other development projects where SQL or Business Intelligence experience is essential for project success
Collaborating with the 3rd party development team on larger BI projects: reviewing designs, co-developing and joint problem solving
Creating detailed design documents and passing to the 3rd party organisation to support
Working with in-house team of Business Analysts, Architect and Testers
Essential Experience  

Excellent knowledge of Azure Data Warehouse and data factory
Excellent SQL, DAX, Power Query, MDX skills
Experience creating reports in SSRS, Power BI or other BI software
Good analytical skills
Aptitude to take on new data projects which may be outside the core role definition
Can create clear design documentation and articulate concepts to other team members
Can work with a 3rd party development and support organisation, challenging their designs where appropriate
Ability to prioritise and rationally escalate issues
Strong communication and interpersonal skills to complement technical capability
Knowledge of Agile Methodologies and tools: Scrum, Kanban, Jira, Confluence
What we want to give you

Competitive salary & benefits
Join the Costa Pension Scheme
BUPA Healthcare
25% discount off Costa Coffee – but free when you’re working of course!
Incentives, bonus, development and career opportunities
Apply and be part of the #CostaCoffeeAdventure.

Job ref:
639824-2712

Advertised:
26 May 2019