Mobile Business Intelligence Developer (KTP Associate)

University of the West of Scotland in partnership with Golden Casket Ltd
Location: Greenock
Salary: Up to £30,000 (plus £4,000 training budget)
Closing Date: Sunday 21st October 2018

Opportunity to register free of charge for a Higher Degree (Ph.D.)

Gain management experience

Apply your degree and lead your own project in a business

Work with senior company management to realise benefits to the business

Based at Golden Casket in Greenock                                                                    

Golden Casket is one of the largest and most innovative confectionery specialists in the UK.

We wish to recruit a Mobile/BI Developer (Honours Graduate in Computer-related discipline) with strong mobile development, system integration, data warehouse and business intelligence knowledge and experience. The aim of this post is to integrate, enhance and optimise existing business systems and processes; improve productivity and profitability, streamline service delivery and enrich logistics through better use of data analytics, machine learning and mobile technologies.

Good project management and strong analytical skills are essential to the post as is the ability to work independently and as part of a team, collaborating with colleagues and sharing expertise. Excellent audience adaptable (verbal and written) communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to produce a high level of report writing are crucial, as is enthusiasm to learn and explore new technical opportunities. Knowledge of the design and implementation of data warehouse, coding, BI tools and current data science principles are essential. Industrial experience of dashboard and/or machine learning design and implementation, and app development are desirable.

This position forms part of the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) funded by Innovate UK.  It’s essential you understand how KTP works with business and the University, and the vital role you will play if you successfully secure a KTP Associate position. Please visit:

Informal enquiries to Professor Thomas M Connolly (email:

Further information, including details of how to apply is available at

Closing date: Sunday 21st October 2018

Interviews: Thursday 1st November 2018

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from under-represented groups.

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.

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