BI Engineer

Ref: 1637


Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 39

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF


This is a fantastic opportunity to come and work for a company voted 5th in the Great Place to Work (Best Large Workplaces) awards 2018, and Number 15 in Europe in 2017! We have over 450 stores, over 310 Groom Rooms and we’re the UK's number one pet care business. Our business is fast-paced, innovative and fun and it's our people that make the difference.

We are recruiting for a Business Intelligence Engineer and welcome applications from those looking to work remotely but please note that our Support Offices are located in Handforth (Cheshire) and you may be required to travel to the office on a frequent basis.

We are focused on creating an internal analytics capability that will create value by helping us all to make better decisions that improve pet welfare, enables a brilliant customer experience and optimises the working life of our colleagues and partners.

About the Role:

You will drive adoption of our Business intelligence environment through 'first in class' dashboard and MU development as well as defining, designing, developing and maintaining performant BI applications and data pipelines.

You will actively drive improvement and growth through analytics of our data and new techniques and adopt efficient design and development principles to “transform load” data for MI production. You will provide support to other team members to manage complex requirements and design BI layout in conjunction with business stakeholders ensuring that insight is relevant, clear and succinct.

About your Experience:

  • Sound knowledge and experience of BI platforms and tools e.g. Business Objects, Tableau, Looker, Qlik, Thoughtspot, PowerBI, GCP Big Query, Redshift, Snowflake, SSIS
  • Advanced level of knowledge and understanding of coding syntax and query languages e.g. SQL
  • Have a good level of experience with a programming language e.g. Python, R, C#, Java
  • Containerisation (Docker, Kubernetes, Helm)

Far more than a retailer, Pets at Home Group is the UK’s leading pet care specialist, fulfilling every possible pet and owner need, from food and accessories to grooming and vet services. Since 1991, we’ve been building a business around pets and their owners and we’ve set our sights on becoming the best pet care business in the world. Join us now and you can be part of that journey, developing your future as we develop ours. This is a place where you can take pride and passion in your work within an inspiring, professional team that’s focused on supporting pets and their owners to live happier lives together.


Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 18-10-2021

Expiry Date: 23-10-2021