Senior Analytics Engineer

Senior Analytics Engineer

About us

Here at Xiatech, we believe that a great work-life balance leads to a contented and productive team. We enable all our teams to work remotely in order that they enjoy the flexibility and freedom to work at a time and place convenient to their lifestyle. Of course, when it comes to the serious stuff of doing business, everyone at Xiatech makes themselves available and delivers to a high standard.

Using the latest in Open Source, Microservices, Big Data and Cloud technologies, Xiatech has developed Xfuze, an innovative Hyper-Integration Platform.

Xfuze (https://www.xiatech.co.uk/platform/hyper-integration-platform/) provides organisations with three core capabilities in a single platform:

  1. Real-time system integration
  2. Real-time, single view of data
  3. Real-time, actionable insights, including predictive analytics

The Role

As a Senior Analytics Engineer, you will play a crucial role in driving data-driven decisions and insights through the development and optimization of analytics solutions. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to design, implement, and maintain robust analytics pipelines, leveraging your expertise in Databricks using Python, while creating impactful visualisations using Tableau and other relevant technologies.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven individual looking for a role in a company which can offer career progression, personal development and on-the-job training. This exciting role will have a genuine impact from day one and will enable the right person to progress their career in a rapidly expanding organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain Tableau dashboards and reports to visualise and communicate insights derived from complex datasets.
  • Design and implement scalable data pipelines using Databricks and Spark for efficient data processing and analysis.
  • Utilise Python data science libraries such as Pandas, Numpy, Scikit-learn, and Keras for predictive modelling, machine learning, and statistical analysis.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business requirements and translate them into analytical solutions.
  • Optimise and enhance existing analytics infrastructure and processes to improve efficiency and reliability.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior team members.
  • Stay updated with the latest advancements in analytics technologies and methodologies to continuously improve our analytical capabilities.

Your Knowledge & Experience

Must have

  • 4+ years of experience in analytics engineering, data engineering, or a related role.
  • Proficiency in Tableau for data visualisation and dashboard development.
  • Hands-on experience with Databricks and Spark for big data processing and analytics.
  • Strong programming skills in Python, with experience using data science libraries such as Pandas, Numpy, Scikit-learn, and Keras/PyTorch.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to effectively interact with cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.

Desirable

  • Proficiency in SQL for data manipulation and querying.
  • Prior experience in the retail industry, with a deep understanding of retail analytics.
  • Previous consultancy experience, working directly with clients to deliver analytics solutions and insights.

Your Personality

  • Innovative
  • Driven
  • Resilient
  • Insightful
  • Empathetic
  • Analytical
  • Self-Starter
  • Creative
  • Problem solver

If you would like the opportunity to join an established UK-based Software as a Service organisation who believe in using the latest leading-edge technology to drive business growth, please enquire now by emailing Maddie@xiatech.co.uk 

If you receive an offer of employment, this will be conditional upon satisfactory completion of a right to work & identity check, a reference check and a basic criminal record check for any unspent convictions.

Xiatech is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.

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