Data Warehouse/BI Developer (KTP Associate)

Data Warehouse/BI Developer (Knowledge Transfer Partnership Associate)

  • Up to £30,000 (plus £4,000 training budget)
  • 24 month fixed term post with potential for permanent employment
  • 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
With a 30 year heritage in its field, BiP Solutions is a leading provider of innovative web-based software solutions to UK and international clients. Undergoing growth and based in Glasgow’s prestigious Pacific Quay, BiP’s mission is to create lasting economic and social benefit through the provision of innovative solutions that drive competition in supply chains.

BiP provides the tools that buyers and suppliers need to engage more effectively with one another. These include services that provide details of contract opportunities and other market intelligence, electronic systems that support efficient and effective tendering, consultancy services, training and development and events. BiP is at the centre of buyer and supplier relationships: driving efficiency, building capacity and ensuring value for money.

We wish to recruit a Data Warehouse/BI Developer (Honours Graduate in Computer-related discipline) with strong database design, data warehouse design and implementation experience. The aim of this post is to help drive the development of the next generation of unique business intelligence (BI) products and services.

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 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 and BI tools is highly desirable. Industrial experience of data warehouse/BI design and development is also desirable.

Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) is one of Europe’s leading graduate recruitment programmes. High calibre graduates are employed to work on specific projects of strategic importance to companies, whilst being supported by a dedicated University or College. All graduates spend around 10% of their time in training and development and are offered the opportunity to gain a Diploma in Management. While you will be recruited by the University and work to their terms and conditions of your employment, your role will be based at the company. For more information, visit www.ktponline.org.uk/greatcareeroptions

Recruitment packs are available from the Department of People and Organisational Development, Tel 0141 849 4078 (24 hour answering service) or by email from avril.mcmillan@uws.ac.uk quoting Ref 15/046

Informal enquiries to Professor Thomas M Connolly (email: thomas.connolly@uws.ac.uk).

Closing Date: 18 March 2015

Interviews:    31 March 2015

Posted in: West, Vacancy