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Data Engineer
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/26142/4732
  • Published: Fri 11/10/2019, 12:20 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 25/10/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £39,438 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: County Hall, Penryhn Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2DN., Surrey

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Data Engineer


£39,438 per annum for 36 hours per week based at County Hall, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2DN. This position is based inside one of our main area offices, click HERE to see a 360 degree view of the building and surrounding area along with a view of the reception. 

This is a 18 month fixed term contract.

From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

About the role

Service – IT & Digital is a service within the Orbis partnership, providing technology and business change support to Surrey County Council, East Sussex County Council and Brighton & Hove Council.

Team – This role is within the Data Analytics Centre of Excellence, part of the Digital Innovation Team and Projects and Innovation group of the Orbis IT & Digital service. The Data Analytics Centre of Excellence is responsible for facilitating, promoting and delivering on the use of Analytics to achieve business objectives across Orbis and SCC and to deliver business transformation.

Role – The role is charged with leveraging data and analytics to optimize customer experience and business processes. You will be responsible for provisioning datasets to analysts within the services in a proactive and agile manner, accurately and at pace. 

Skilled in Analytical techniques and with an extensive and varied history in delivering data analytics solutions in a complex organisation and to a demonstrable high standard, the candidate must have a passion for the subject matter and a desire for continuous self improvement

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Experience of traditional reporting platforms such as Business Objects, Data Visualisation tools such as Tableau and ETL tools such as SSIS or FME as well as significant experience in SQL Coding and relational database design with SQL Server.
  • A passion for analytics
  • Skills in mentoring others as well as a history as a team player

For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job profile.

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Contact details

For an informal discussion contact Dan Harmer by e-mail at We look forward to receiving your application. 

Additional information

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 25/10/2019.

Interviews will take place week commencing 04/11/2019.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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