Senior MI Developer / MI Lead
SAS, Advanced Excel
Gerrard White is currently looking for a Senior MI Developer for a leading insurance company to lead a team of Developers and Reporting Analysts that are responsible for the optimal performance of MI data processing platforms, including code optimisation and capacity management, as well as reporting and insight initiatives.
This role will help drive the vision and objectives of MI and Analytics within the group and this will include setting team and individual objectives, hold regular 121's and performance manage the team to both business deadlines and individual goals. You will also act as mentor to more junior members of the team and aid technical skills development.
You will also be responsible for overseeing the provision meaningful management information data into the business to support improved financial and operational performance, to manage and maintain technical solutions, and BAU support.
Suitable candidates will have experience of:
Enterprise architecture principles, ensuring that solutions can be integrated into and supported by the larger organisation.
Coding standards and source control regimes.
5 years' Experience in a BI role
Experience of data quality management concepts
Essential Experience of SAS code and use of SAS EG or SAS VA
Essential Experience of SAS DI studio
Proactive problem-solving skills
Detailed data analysis and presentation skills
Excellent communication skills, able to translate technical detail into simple language that non-technical people can understand
Able to operate in a fast-changing market and environment, often tackling issues without clear precedents
Organised, methodical, able to deliver to agreed deadlines
Confident in own judgement and decision-making, sees challenges as development opportunities not problems
Previously held team leadership role in a similar function
Experience of Power BI
Experience of TSQL
Educated to degree standard
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Offerd Salary0- £15,000