Do you have the skills to develop your career in IT?
'Data is the new oil’ - Virgin Money has a number of fantastic opportunities for talented individuals to support our VM colleagues derive business insight and competitive advantage from our data assets. It’s an exciting time to work in Enterprise Information Management (EIM) whose job it is to optimise our data assets, making data sources available to business users, enabling them to fulfil our regulatory obligations, drive value and deliver truly differentiated customer experiences. We need people to help us shape the future of our data platform, drive forward new tooling and delivery new data assets to our business fast, using cloud technologies and all of this while thinking about the safety and security of our data. Sound interesting? Read on…
As a Technical Lead you’ll be accountable for the design, build and testing of ETL in an enterprise data Warehouse. You must have strong experience of the data lifecycle in data Warehouses from acquisition through to mart presentation. We’re looking for a self-starter who is constantly scanning the IT landscape for technology that can help make banking even better. Virgin Money is embracing cloud / big data and looking for cloud advocates who have solid skills in traditional data Warehousing (Kimball etc.) and cloud Warehousing (e.g. AWS Redshift). We also need someone with the ability to build strong business knowledge, and who understands our key challenges and drivers in the Financial Services sector.
The successful candidate will be adaptive and flexible with a strong cultural awareness as Virgin Money has built strong and valued relationships with implementation partners with both an onshore and offshore presence. You will provide direction and guidance on all technical aspects of Warehouse development. It’s a varied and exciting role so you’ll enjoy multi-tasking as part of an awesome team to deliver quality products [safely], provide support and guidance to colleagues and contribute to the strategic roadmap within your specialist area of Warehousing and BI.
To be brilliant you’ll need a passion for gaining insight from data (structured or unstructured), whether that be Warehouses, data lake, ODS, MI/BI/next gen Analytics. If you can support an Oracle Warehouse stack with a view to modernising and recommending solutions on our journey to Cloud adoption we’d love to hear from you. As an engaging individual you will enjoy building relationships and have the gravitas and confidence to work effectively with all levels across the business.
Oracle stack: OWB 11.2, Database 10g - 12c, ODI 12c, PL/SQL + tuning / SQL optimization
AWS, Amazon Redshift, Open Source systems
Agile/SCRUM, TFS, DevOps, Test Automation
OBIA, OBIEE, Oracle Apex, SAS DI Studio / Enterprise Guide / Visual Analytics + AML
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Location - Newcastle
Salary - Up to £60,000, depending on experience, plus a great range of benefits.
Our aim is to nurture a skilled, diverse and committed workforce where every individual - regardless of background - can share our purpose, reach their potential and be rewarded appropriately for their contribution to our success. We’re also happy to talk flexible working with you.
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