|Job Ref:||204574272||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Buckinghamshire||City:||Milton Keynes||Address:||Post Code:||MK9||Post Date:||19/10/2016 09:43|
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Volkswagen Financial Services is one of the UK's leading providers of automotive finance - and we're heading for an even brighter future. Working with someof the world's most iconic motoring brands, including Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche, our people are the heart of our success and we go further to attract, motivate and retain the very best talent.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior BI Developer based in Milton Keynes.
The purpose of this role is to develop and maintain applications within the Business Intelligence Application environment. As a senior solution developer you will be expected to offer advice and guidance to solution developers, to design data structures, interface to the business user environment, and contribute to the strategic alignment of applications to help the business achieve competitive advantage.
Your tasks will include the design/delivery of technically robust solutions that adhere to the relevant application development principles, coding standards and best practices. Design new BI based IT solutions, modify, enhance or adapt existing BI systems. You will provide knowledge transfer to IT Service Delivery and IT Support and other stakeholders where required. Ensure IT partners deliver code to the required quality adhering to all VWFS technical standards. Lead technical design discussions and take responsibility for key technical decisions. You will mentor more junior members of BI development team to ensure their skills are kept up to date with latest standard BI development techniques. Within the project framework, create Technical Specifications to facilitate delivery of solutions. Plan, prepare and execute Unit tests to verify that each unit or component when tested in isolation is behaving as expected. Investigate defects detected in Unit, System, Systems Integration, User Acceptance Testing and non-functional test phases and provide fixes within agreed response times. You will need to frequently collaborate with Business Analysts, technical leads and business subject matter experts in order to fully understand required business requirements and functional design.
What are we looking for ?
You will need to have excellent communication skills with experience of engaging with a wide audience of technical experts and business partners. You should be an experienced Software Developer with very good programming ability, and a willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies. You should have the ability to translate functional requirements into a technical solution. You should be passionate about software engineering and solution focussed. You will need to have used PL/SQL in writing stored procedures, functions, packages and triggers, and extensive experience of design and development of extract, transform & load (ETL) routines using SAP Data Services. Previous experience of creating and maintaining a single complex universe supporting multiple levels of hierarchies for drill down and drill across reports is highly desirable. Experience in digital initiatives and the ability to identify digital opportunities e.g. Big Data.
In return we offer a package including:
Competitive Basic salary + Profit related bonus
Tax efficient company ECO car + Loan Car Scheme
Company fuel card
27 Days Holiday (plus bank holidays)
Generous pension scheme + Many more excellent benefits