Senior BI Developer

£50,337 yearly
  • Yorkshire Housing
  • Remote (Leeds, UK)
  • Feb 16, 2021
Full time Business Intelligence Data Analysis/ Management

Job Description

Are you an experienced BI Developer who would like the opportunity to lead a team of developers and provide technical expertise on BI solutions and systems? 

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior / Lead BI Developer, to provide technical leadership and guidance on the development of BI solutions and systems.  

The role and the team 

This is a new role within the ICT / Data team and key to helping Yorkshire Housing drive forward the technical elements of its ambitious Data Strategy. You will have knowledge and experience of developing complex BI solutions, data warehousing techniques, using SQL / SSIS to handle large data sets and familiar with technologies such Microsoft Azure SQL, ADF, Data Export Services as well as data visualisation tools such as Power BI. 

Leading a team of developers, you will be part of a passionate & growing, Data team which is shaping the way the organisation works. You will work collaboratively with the Data and Performance Manager, Data Architect and a team of Analysts to drive forward the right technical / BI solutions for Yorkshire Housing. You will be working with Senior ICT professionals on the technical design, development and implementation of the data and analysis landscape at Yorkshire Housing.  

What will I be doing? 

As a Senior BI Developer at Yorkshire Housing in ICT, you will be responsible for: 

  • Leading the development, build and ongoing maintenance of a data warehouse 

  • Designing, developing & then implementing BI dashboards via Power BI 

  • Supporting the organisation on its move towards a cloud based system using technologies such as Microsoft Azure SQL, ADF, Dynamics, Data Export Services, Power BI 

  • Developing and maintaining BI applications which deliver a single and trusted source for data and reporting to the business 

  • Ensuring data quality issues are addressed at source and working with relevant owners and the Data Steward to drive through necessary action 

  • Leading on data migration activities e.g. implementation of new systems such as Dynamics 

  • Providing technical support / troubleshooting on database storage and maintenance

  • Leading a team of developers

What can you expect: 

  • A salary of £50,337. 

  • 25 days annual leave (raising annually to 30 days) plus Bank Holidays 

  • Be part of a dynamic, forward thinking Data & ICT team which is shaping the business.  

  • An organisation which believes in flexible working and is mainly home based. 

  • A genuine caring culture which puts colleagues at the heart of what we do. 

  • A growing, stable organisation which provides development, growth & opportunities. 

  • A contributory pension scheme where we will match your contributions up to 9% 

We also offer lots of other benefits, please feel free to ask us. 

Who we are: 

Data is at the heart of Yorkshire Housing’s ambitions to become the most innovative housing organisation in the country.

We own and manage more than 18,000 homes and we’re developing thousands more.  We’re ambitious and serious about making Yorkshire Housing first choice for our customers, helping everyone to live in a quality home they can afford. We also serious about being first choice for employees and so we’re investing significantly in our systems, ways of working and our culture.  You will be joining Yorkshire Housing at an exciting time, going through a major transformation programme improving the way we interact with our customers with lots of changes to the technology we use and how we work. 

Our Values 

What matters most to us is that you own the work you do to achieve impact by delivering results and creating trust with our customers. We want you to be able to do this with pride and passion for Yorkshire Housing. We also want you to have fun along the way!   

We believe in supporting and trusting our people to deliver, so you’ll be able to work flexibly in terms of time and location to suit your needs and also the needs of your team, your colleagues and the business. 

So if you want to be part of a forward-thinking ICT team that makes a real, positive difference every day and work for an organisation that prioritises its people and its customers then we want to hear from you! 

This is a permanent, full time (35 hours per week) role.  In line with our Hub, Home and Roam model, this role will be mainly home-based but need the ability to commute to Yorkshire.   Although this will vary, to give an indication post Covid we anticipate that the average frequency will be around once a month, throughout the year.

The closing date for applications will be 28 February 2021 but should a competitive candidate pool be identified, we reserve the right to close the role early. 

Please note if you are applying for this role internally you must inform your current line manager.

Yorkshire Housing, is a proud equal opportunities employer. Our aim is to be an employer of choice and we support diversity & inclusion in our workforce. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.  

If you require additional support, please contact James Craven - Recruitment Specialist by email to recruitment@yorkshirehousing.co.uk 

View our Careers page for more information about Yorkshire Housing: https://www.yorkshirehousing.co.uk/careers/ 

Application Deadline

Feb 28, 2021