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Software Engineer III

IT/Technical & Product Development
LEX00JJ8 Requisition #

Purpose of the role

The Data and Analytics team are responsible for UK Analytics and associated reporting technologies. The team provides Operational Analytics for most departments, including Finance, Sales, Marketing and Product/Content teams. We work directly with operational teams in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, balancing tactical and strategic objectives.


Data is at the core of our business and we drive automation and self-service solutions wherever possible. This isn’t restricted to user solutions, but also includes our own development processes, which creates capacity within the team to develop new solutions and ideas.


The candidate must be able to


·         Deliver compelling and immersive Analytics solutions to UK business using

o   Multiple Analytics tools, including OBIEE, Tableau and Excel

o   Multiple database technologies, including Oracle, Teradata, SQL Server, Piwik/Kibana

o   Multiple data sets including CRM (Pipeline, Service Request and Customer Interactions), Web Analytics, Finance and NPS

o   Clean, concise and accurate Dashboards delivered in a timely fashion that demonstrably add value to UK business users

·         Understand complex business processes and associated data sets to deliver analytics solutions that integrate and support the end-to-end business process

·         Write complicated SQL, with a good understanding of transactional databases and Data Warehouses, including some design experience

·         Deliver new insights by querying disparate data sets across different technology platforms, including SQL Server, Oracle, Teradata and Web Analytics tool

·         Progress self-service capabilities by automating Excel reports or creating new reports for existing users, as well as delivering solutions to new users in different areas of the business

·         Create, manage and deliver Analytics projects, including some level of managing or working with contract / offshore development resource

·         Effectively balance the demands of project work, BAU and Ad hoc requests from different stakeholders

·         Deliver projects using Agile methodology; includes creation of product backlogs, prioritisation with Product Owner, working within a larger project team in Sprints and demonstrating new features to business stakeholders

·         Mentoring Junior team members

·         Ability to communicate and work directly with senior business leaders, including SLT

·         Maintain and develop the UK’s Proteus reporting system, based on Oracle Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition (OBIEE)

·         Configuration management and integration of Proteus code within an existing Enterprise OBIEE reporting instance

·         Write technical and release documentation including technical specifications, unit/system testing, UAT and performance testing strategies

·         Liaise with technical resources from other teams (Siebel, Teradata, Finance systems and Web Analytics) to ensure availability and suitability of required data

·         Develop best of breed UI / UX as part of Analytics solutions, including creation of custom JavaScript, HTML and CSS


Key Result Areas


·         Tighter integration with the new incoming global systems

·         Reduction in turnaround time from design to delivery

·         Improved accuracy, scope and structural integrity of the data in the Proteus system

·         Build of a ‘self-serve’ framework for users to follow when creating dashboards

·         Active uptake of Oracle OBIEE and its integration into commercial activities

·         Production of training materials and the development of power user network

Key skills and experience

·         5+ years direct experience with OBIEE or Tableau  development, with experience of at least one project from start to end.

·         2+ years experience with another Analytics tool

·         Significant experience of ad hoc data analysis with another tool such as Excel

·         Experience or understanding of Data Integration technologies

·         Exposure to large scale Data Warehouses

·         Excellent communication skills and the ability to be client-facing

·         Exposure to CRM and Finance systems, Teradata, Web Analytics and Finance data sets

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