Data Engineer

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:21 May, 2019

Data Engineer
Location - Newbury

This is a Permanent and Full time opportunity


Salary - £40,000 to £50,000 DOE


An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Data Engineer and Automation Specialist to join our Networks team.  The Mobile Access team consists of four different functions to include Transport, Fibre, Microwave and Process definition and are responsible for defining the `what` and `how` so that our ‘’Network Area Teams’’ can implement various technologies in the network.


The role of the automation and data analyst is to derive insights from freshly rapidly growing data sets. You will be responsible for extracting, transforming, reporting and visualising data on current and future data sets.


You will be accountable for developing PHP, MySQL,Oracle,Java, Python queries, accessing data warehouses, generating automated reports, creating KPIs and metrics for performance of both teams and fulfilment operations. You will provide business insights based upon data to further improve our processes and create efficiencies.

Your role will also involve providing guidance and technical support to customers and stakeholders who want to use business intelligence tools and assisting with configuration and overview of the tools. 


A key element to this role will be to develop solutions for automating complex repeatable queries that normalise /clean data and create efficiencies.



What we are looking for in you.
A passion for Data and a keen interest in automation will be essential!
Strong analytical thinking and communication skills
Confidence with statistical programming languages (e.g. Python)
You should be able to demonstrate the ability to research, plan and implement new data driven processing analysis/functionality to meet the business demands
Passionate for creating highly usable and thorough dashboards/visualisations to be consumed by executives and engineers.

Key Skills - PHP, MySQL, Oracle, Java, Python
Telecommunication and GSM/UMTS/LTE network knowledge highly beneficial


Vodafone is transforming!  We are bringing Technology home to Newbury, striving to be more Customer obsessed, being ambitious and competitive and becoming a true Digital telco.  On top of a competitive base salary, this is what we offer our great talent!

Love to travel? 28 days holiday (option to buy or sell 5!) plus leading travel brand discounts.
Planning for the Future? Get a head start with our fantastic contribution matching pension scheme or our award winning maternity policy.
Are charities close to your heart? 3 paid leave days for charity projects of your choice and matched fundraising.
Looking to Learn? Develop a career on your terms with the Vodafone University.
Love to Shop? Enjoy discounts with the UK’s best-known brands, restaurants and days out with the family.
What about your phone? Great discounts available for you, your family and your friends!


Please note that all candidates internal and external will be subject to baseline security checks and Vodafone reserves the right to terminate employees that do not meet our minimum vetting requirements.
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