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Analytical Engineer

Leicester, Leicestershire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£33,000 to £55,000
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
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You will be a key member of the team responsible for the development of strategic solutions for Data, Controls & Process Improvement supporting Everyday Banking Analytics across all levels of the organisation, providing a consistent flow of strategic & tactical data across Directorates.

The difference you'll make.

Building and supporting robust & efficient data processes, importing data from numerous sources (Internal & External), ensuring relevant controls are in place

Supporting the implementation of the Data Strategy for Everyday Banking Analytics both tactical & strategic, working closely with SanTech, the wider Chief Data Office and a variety of teams and stakeholders across the organisation

Generating ideas, building models and making recommendations to assist and support senior management, both within and external to the department in achievement of Group objectives

Supporting analytics and reporting across Retail & Business Banking (including Branch, RCC, Digital, Wealth, Mortgage Telephony and Santander Business)

Developing data driven improvements to customer journeys, colleague experience and commercial performance, as part of an innovation culture

Supporting wider Chief Data Office initiatives; shaping Big Data strategy, operating model and commercial application, as well as supporting the Business Intelligence tool strategy and implementation

What you'll bring.

A detailed understanding of querying and manipulating data using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)

Knowledge of using SAS in a business environment

It would also be nice for you to have.

Experience of process automation; building scheduled data processes using proprietary applications e.g. SSIS, SAS, SQL Server (or other relational database management system)

Excellent analytical and numerical skills with proven past experience in an analytical or data function

Experience of building/maintaining Python data projects using industry standard packages would be advantageous (Pandas, PySpark, NumPy, SQLAlchemy)

What else you need to know.

The successful candidate will work from home, with travel to our Leicester (Carlton Park) office currently expected around twice per month.

Exact working patterns are still taking shape following the pandemic, so some flexibility to the above may be needed.

This is an 8 month fixed term contract position.

How we'll reward you.

Opportunities to embrace Agile with us as we transform our business, work in an environment with leading edge technology, attend 'Meet Ups' and be part of internal and external technology communities and work for an organisation that's dedicated to your learning and ongoing development.

As well as a salary, we offer a wide range of benefits that you can choose from and tailor to your needs.

£500 annual cash allowance to spend on our great range of benefits.

Eligible for a discretionary performance-related annual bonus

Pension with generous contributions of up to 12.5% from Santander, depending on your own contribution and length of employment with us

27 days' holiday plus bank holidays, which increases to 28 days after 5yrs service, with the option to purchase up to 5 contractual days per year

Voluntary healthcare benefits at discounted rates. Including: Bupa medical insurance, dental insurance, healthcare cash plan and health assessments

Benefits supporting you and your family, such as death-in-service benefit, income protection, and voluntary life assurance and critical illness cover

24/7 access to an online employee discount platform including retailers, entertainment, eating out, travel and more

Share in Santander's success by investing in our share plans

Support your favourite causes through charitable giving and our community partnerships

- Everyday Inclusion at Santander

We are committed to making sure all our colleagues feel they belong and are supported to succeed. Our customers come from a wide range of backgrounds, and so do our people, so we welcome applications from across society.

A bit more about Santander

At Santander we're driven by our purpose - to help people and businesses prosper. This means we help customers to create change for themselves and those around them, and we champion businesses to grow sustainably. We do this by always living our values of Simple, Personal and Fair.

At Santander, we each take personal responsibility for managing risk by embracing the I AM Risk framework - to Identify, Assess, Manage and Report risks, and to continuously build a deeper understanding of the risks we face. It is an important part of our culture at Santander, and we will provide you with knowledge to help you manage risks in your role.

What to do next:-

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  • Job Reference: 662715024-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Santander
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £33,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent