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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/10/2021.

Principal Data Warehouse Developer

Job Reference: 880-3497508-(2)

NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit
Data Warehousing
£40,057 - £45,839 per annum

Principal Data Warehouse Developer

We are looking to hire a talented data warehouse developer to help us expand our data warehousing capabilities.

Who are we:

Arden & GEM is an established business within the NHS. It has a wide customer base including NHS England, ICS’s and CCG’s, Local Authorities, and a range of other Healthcare providers. With offices throughout the Midlands, North West, and South East we cover a core geographic patch that extends throughout the country.

Our services are built on a strong foundation of experienced people who build great relationships, a commitment to NHS values and a thorough understanding of our clients and the challenges they face.

Why work for us?

There is an opportunity within the National Flows team as part of the Data and Systems function. This role will involve supporting the Data Management Leads of the National Flows team whose purpose is to manage all aspects of processing national datasets for Arden and GEM customers. The successful applicant will be responsible for the technical design, development and support of the DSCRO / Data Management service and associated technologies, tools, and solutions to deliver an effective service to Arden and GEM customers.

What we can offer?

  • Competitive salary (Band 7 AFC) £40,057 - £45, 839 per annum
  • Remote working opportunities
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Paid for training and development opportunities
  • A meaningful and engaging career, one that supports your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.

Key skills and role responsibilities:

  • To be the principal developer for the National Flows team designing and building advanced data processing solutions.
  • To design, develop and implement large scale data warehouse solutions using different types of data streams.
  • To support the National Flows team into future planning of the data warehouse system.
  • To support and develop resilience and business continuity plans for database upgrades.
  • To evaluate new products and technologies and consider their usage as solutions within the development work program.
  • To support the Data Management Leads by converting business requirements into system specifications and design by a process of business analysis.

Role requirements & qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or technical subject experience
  • Specialist analytical skills to interpret complex data specifications
  • Knowledge of enterprise level database software
  • Aptitude to design technical solutions that will deliver the long-term strategy of the organisation
  • Knowledge of information governance standards for data security and confidentiality
  • Working knowledge of market leading technologies that support Data Management Proven abilities in scripting (PowerShell, C#, VB, SQL, Oracle)
  • Knowledge and experience of implementing information reporting flows between systems and organisations
  • High level of knowledge of Cloud based technologies.
  • Expert knowledge of data manipulation tools and techniques such as Data Factory / SSIS
  • In-depth knowledge of NHS data dictionary, Commissioning datasets NHS Information Systems (SUS) would be advantageous
  • Collaboration - able to work effectively as a member of a cross functional team.

Our vision

Our vision is to work as partners with commissioners and providers to deliver unprecedented transformational change. We enable localities to 'deliver better with less' by developing the integrated systems and models of care needed, with efficiency and outstanding customer satisfaction.

How to apply

If you’re a Principal Data Warehouse Developer looking for your next career move, we look forward to receiving your application.

Thank you for taking the time to read this advert & considering our opportunity

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