BI Senior Engineer
Salary: £36,525 - £40,995
About the role
At Babcock we're looking to recruit a Business Intelligence Senior Engineer to work across the submarine enterprise in building solutions that deliver insight and contribute to better operational decisions. Based in Bristol in the Data Visualisation team and reporting to the Data Visualisation Lead Engineer, the role will cover all aspects of dashboard and interactive report production, including shaping the strategy that helps to make visualisation products central to improved Marine sector performance.
You will be tasked with translating business requirements into engaging visualisations which drive decision-making and to support dashboard and report development across the Marine sector. There is a need to develop a framework which focuses on delivery of consistently high quality outputs, and for sharing knowledge of data visualisation best practice with other engineers and developers. You will also work closely with the Data Analytics team to ensure data inputs are fully understood, as well as be responsible for the line management of junior analysts. There will also be an element of exploring new technology with the aim of continually improving how data is presented to the business.
What do I need to do the role?
*At least 5 years in a similar role with a degree or equivalent in a numerate subject
*A highly proficient user of Power BI, Tableau or other visualisation tool
*A deep understanding of how to communicate visually with data
*Strong problem solving skills
*The ability to engage and communicate effectively with people from across the business
*Desirable - experience in SQL, Python, R or similar coding language, knowledge of database design and understanding of ETL processes
What else do I need to know?
*The post will be based in an environment regulated by Trade Control legislation and involves working with controlled goods, technology and/or services. You must be a sole UK national and hold current, active 'Security Check' (SC) or 'Developed Vetting' (DV) security clearance or be willing to undergo the necessary process to obtain security clearance.
*Candidates who do not meet the above criteria will not be considered for this post.
*The role is usually office based but due Covid 19 there will be an initial period of working from home.
About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
Babcock offers a supportive environment including: enhanced employment terms and conditions, money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, share ownership scheme, Occupational Health services, flexible working hours (only non-industrials), career opportunities and specialist advice and guidance from our Learning & Development teams. Additional benefits may also apply for Management posts.
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Closing Date: 18th January 2021