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Junior BI Specialist

WiFi SPARK is recognised as the leading provider of public WiFi solutions, powering many of the biggest brands and specialising in healthcare, transportation and retail markets. This role is in the development team. You will be part of a growing BI team working on our evolving SPARK® Analytics platform.

Joining this highly successful company, you will be involved in two areas of our BI platform. Ensuring that we visualise and display relevant datasets by writing queries, as well as developing and maintaining our databases and data warehouses. Businesses are getting increasingly aware of the commercial benefits of having top of the range analytics, this is why we need a Junior BI specialist able to present our Client’s data.

The role is UK Based. Only applicants with the right to work and residing in the UK will be considered for the role.

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JOB DESCRIPTION 

Junior BI Specialist

WiFi SPARK is recognised as the leading provider of public WiFi solutions, powering many of the biggest brands and specialising in healthcare, transportation and retail markets. This role is in the development team. You will be part of a growing BI team working on our evolving SPARK® Analytics platform.

Joining this highly successful company, you will be involved in two areas of our BI platform. Ensuring that we visualise and display relevant datasets by writing queries, as well as developing and maintaining our databases and data warehouses. Businesses are getting increasingly aware of the commercial benefits of having top of the range analytics, this is why we need a Junior BI specialist able to present our Client’s data.

You will work closely with our existing team of BI Specialist’s and become a subject-matter expert in all aspects of Business Intelligence, learning new skills and techniques to increase your knowledge. You will be given the opportunity to assist in the design of our growing SPARK® Analytics platform and enhance your skills as a Junior BI Specialist by delivering truly outstanding products.

As a Junior BI Specialist, you will have an appetite to learn new skills, techniques and toolsets in a fast-moving environment, employing modern tools and techniques to deliver accurate datasets and efficient queries to be displayed on our SPARK® Analytics platform. This is more than just a website, it is the window our clients will use to drive their marketing activities as well as measuring their success, so they need to be amazing pieces of work that give the real “WOW factor”.

Current toolsets:

  • PostgreSQL
  • Splunk Enterprise
  • Splunk API
  • Linux CLI

 

Duties and responsibilities

  • Experience within a Business Intelligence role
  • Help establish and own a template-based approach to our SPARK® Analytics platform
  • Liaise with our UI/UX function to deliver accurate data and modern functionalities in stunning designs
  • Liaise with Sales, Marketing and Product Management to understand the market trends and latest customer requirements.
  • Remain up to date with the latest BI trends to bring relevant innovation to SPARK® Analytics

 

Skills and experience

  • Familiarity with business intelligence skills using various techniques and technologies
  • Familiarity of designing/creating relational databases and how to write SQL queries
  • Ability to learn how to write Splunk queries for Dashboard visualisations
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Good time-management skills and accurate time estimation when quoting tasks
  • Familiarity of the Scrum Framework and awareness of Agile Methodologies for delivering projects and products.

 

Personal attributes

  • A professional BI Specialist who takes immense pride in their own output
  • Appetite to learn new skills and techniques and be open minded and experimental
  • Collaborative / team player / good communicator
  • Creative / innovative / passionate

 

What we offer

 

  • 30 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Laptop
  • After completion of 6-month probation: 
    • Private Health Insurance
    • Death in service Insurance
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Gym Membership


Above all, we will offer you the chance to work in a vibrant and exciting company that is undergoing a period of rapid growth and success. Our culture is supportive and collaborative. We like challenges and work hard to deliver excellent results for our customers. Everyone is respected, acts professionally and is recognised for their contribution. We have fun and enjoy our work.

We describe our Company culture with the following descriptors:
Excellence of Service; Consistency & Accuracy; Knowledge Sharing; Commitment; Adaptability; Supporting & Communicating; Continuous Improvement

The WiFi SPARK values are:
Honesty; Respect; Professionalism; Loyalty; Positivity; Welfare; Fun; Opportunity

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