Warrington & Remote
Database Developer (ETL, Migrations & Data Management)
Qbase has an opening for a Database Developer who can support the design, development and execution of large data projects. You will be working on systems integration projects with many of our largest clients and will be responsible for the creation of automated extraction, transformation and loading of data into systems such as CRM, ERP or Data Lake platforms.
You will also have an opportunity to design and implement data warehousing models, data vaults and data lakes. As a practice, the role will include design and testing. You will be well versed and practiced in database design and development. SQL scripting for querying, aggregating, and transforming data is required as a minimum. Having good .NET C# and/or Java programming skills will be a distinct advantage.
You will be working on customer projects and therefore will need good communication and interpersonal skills. Being competent with Microsoft Office is essential. You will work remotely with access to our Warrington office made available at need. Travel to clients as required.
In addition to normal RDBMS skills, this role will require you to become certified in the Talend data platform, source control, Microsoft Azure, and the Python language. Training will be offered for each of these.
The role reports to the Technical Solutions Director.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
As a minimum requirement we are seeking people who possess the following skills and hands on experience.
- Basic Extract, Transform & Load (ETL).
- Querying, aggregation, and transformation of data using SQL.
- Writing stored procedures, scalar / table-based functions including the use of system and local variables.
- An understanding of relational database principles.
- Good communication and interpersonal skills as the successful candidate will need to communicate with clients on a regular basis
- Ability to learn new technologies and platforms at need.
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint).
Please note that candidates should be comfortable with all of the above as you will be asked to demonstrate some or all of these requirements during the practical component of the interview.
DESIRABLE ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Preference will be given to candidates who also have skills and experience in the following areas:
- ETL Tools such as SSIS, Talend, and Data Factory
- General purpose programming language such as Java, .NET (C# and/or Visual Basic)
- Experience with API
- Source control
At Qbase we make marketing more effective, using data. We unify disparate data sources to create richer customer relationships. With our help, marketing results improve through better data quality and selecting the right communication at the right time.
Our tailored approach to analysis, segmentation and personalisation reduces costs and increases revenues. We bring digital data together with traditional off-line data stores, in real-time, to deliver in-line models that maximise customer engagement. It’s how we helped one of our clients improve their revenues by 53% from one campaign. We call this effective data.
Our clients include NSPCC, BskyB, Chiltern Railways, Dun and Bradstreet, HSS Hire and Everton FC.
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