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Team Lead - Advanced Analytics


Job description

Team Lead - Advanced Analytics


We are looking for an experienced individual to lead a growing in-house advanced analytics team, working at the intersection between business and technology

As an established team of around 70 professionals, you will work closely with customers in both the public and private sector to help them understand their data, and translate their requirements into data modelling, and useful insights to allow for more data-driven services and decisions

Whilst you may work closely alongside the consulting team who deliver solutions using Microsoft technology, such as PowerBI, Azure, and PowerPlatform, you will be based as part of the core internal team, and responsible for growing the in-house advanced analytics capabilities.

As a Microsoft partner, you can be sure you will be working with modern technology. All of the customers you will work with are in the Cloud, and with an increasing focus on machine learning/AI.

We are looking for you to bring a business-mind, and experience working with advanced analytics to understand the customer's requirements, the data that they have, and be able to suggest innovative solutions to improve their efficiency

As an early member of the team, there is a great degree of flexibility in your role - both in terms of technology and also working methods. We hope that you can help to build and grow the team, and help shape the future of this new direction we are expanding in to!

We are looking for you to have:
  • At least 3 x years' experience in hands-on data/analytical role
  • Excellent advisory & communication skills to liaise with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Good understanding of technical concepts & processes related to areas such as business intelligence, machine learning and Cloud
  • Previous leadership or management experience is beneficial but not essential

Along with excellent opportunities for technical development, there are opportunities to progress your career as an early member of the analytics environment in the company, helping to shape the working methods and being a key part of the decision-making process

You will also receive a fair & competitive salary, along with a bonus scheme of up to 30% and the opportunity to own shares in the company

There is funding for professional courses, along with internal workshops that you can take part in

All equipment for your role will be provided - both software & hardware

You can also take advantage of the social benefits on offer to make your time at work, and outside of work, more enjoyable!

With regular gatherings, lunches, hobby groups, and company-wide get togethers, you will be truly welcomed to your working family!

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