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Senior Technical Specialist - Power BI Specialist


Senior Technical Specialist - Power BI Specialist

  • 539529
  • Closing at: Dec 12 2021 at 23:55 GMT

We're proud to have been a Principal Partner for COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference, and are leading the way to provide the energy needed now, while building a better world of energy for tomorrow.

To reach net zero by 2050, we're looking for people who can bring big ideas, new skills and innovative thinking to help us build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, the community you live in and for generations to come.

Join us on our journey to net zero and help us power change.

Base Location: Havant or Reading

Salary: £46,319 - £61,175 + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Flexible First options available

What is the Role?

Key Responsibilities

- Work within SSE's Infrastructure and Platform's organisation to embed new ways of working / reporting using Data and Analytics techniques to improve productivity and effectiveness.

- Work with the PMs and Delivery Managers to understand business requirements for analytics.

- Upskilling and mentor users to adopt Power BI technologies.

- Provide technical support and guidance to prototype, test, build, and launch data products.

- Design dynamic and feature rich reports to impress stakeholders.

- Undertaking data analyses to support culture of evidence decision making.

- Integrate data from various sources and systems into high quality analytical data models.

- Develop production-ready Reports, Dashboards and deploy to corporate platform.

What do I need?

It is essential for you to have the following experience:

- Proven experience of building analytical data models and business intelligence solutions.

- Strong working knowledge dimensional modelling and associated techniques.

- Excellent knowledge of Power BI, DAX, tabular models.

- Solid understanding of data integration, data analysis, data modelling, data visualisation best practises.

- Confident communicator, capable of shaping and influencing requirements when working with stakeholders.

- Experience of iteratively developing data products, starting from proof of concepts.

- Ability to play active role in Agile / Scrum teams quickly developing outputs for feedback and review.

- Confident to support and build skills within teams to drive adoption of new technologies and ways of working.

About our Business

SSE IT underpins the technology needs of all the different businesses that make up the SSE group. From emerging technologies to data and analytics to cyber security - we power SSE's growth and enable it to generate value, while keeping it secure. As a trusted business partner that helps SSE lead in a low carbon world, we are proud of our service. Working for SSE IT is all about equipping SSE for now and the future.

Life at SSE

If you're considering a career with us, you're probably wondering what's in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we're proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

At SSE we're proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738 275846

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.


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Our Benefits

  • Sharesave Scheme
  • 34 days of annual leave
  • Option to purchase up to 10 days holiday
  • Interest-free technology loans
  • 24/7 free and confidential employee counselling service
  • Private healthcare discounts
  • Subsidised gym memberships
  • 21 weeks full pay maternity leave
  • Cycle to Work scheme with generous £2500 limit
  • Interest-free salary advance to cover transport season tickets

Explore our full list of benefits:

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