SQL BI Specialist

Job type
Competitive remuneration and benefits package

SQL Business Intelligence Specialist 

  • Work for one of NZ's leading energy brands

  • Huge growth opportunity with large scale digital transformation

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits package 

  • Modern, vibrant offices 

The opportunity:

Dedicated to being at the forefront of innovation, this organisation is currently evolving its internal data and analytics capability by adopting advanced techniques to underpin its current and future customer strategy. How you might ask? Through the augmentation of existing teams with data and analytics superstars, to lead the way in the organisation, bring fresh ideas and upskill others along the journey. With the goal of elevating the data practice and capability to the next level, you'll be a part of real, actionable changes within the business and see first hand the effect this has. 

As a Business Intelligence Specialist you will be instrumental in helping develop and support new systems and BI solutions ensuring that these can be used to gain an in depth understanding of customers and the wider utilities markets. You will work in a team whose remit stretches across multiple business units, exposing you new project driven work and taking ownership of the existing environment.

Company profile:

At this organisation you're not just an employee, you're part of something bigger, and something great. This team makes a real difference to New Zealand by doing new and exciting things with energy. Their goal is to be New Zealand's leading energy brand, where customer interactions deliver value and opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. With the addition of new power generation methods planned for 2020, they will become one of the few companies worldwide, and the only one in New Zealand, with an impressive repertoire of renewable energy - wind, geothermal, hydro and solar.  

From the second you walk in, to the moment you scoot away, take a look around the stunning offices and it's hard to miss. The colour, vibrance, collaboration, and energetic hum created by passionate people who care about what they do. Whether you're cycling an e.Bike to a meeting instead of taking the car, the list of perks available is enviable and unrivalled. As industry leaders both in their field and as an employer you'll be looked after and valued with a progression path as far as you can see. 

Role snapshot:

Bringing an exceptional background in your field this role will see you carry out technical development work including developing and maintaining custom code and providing a quality assurance function. You will respond to emergencies, support ongoing system enhancements and provide review and knowledge transfer for code and system design. On the day to day this will include data preparation, warehousing, ETL, reporting, analytics, data exploration and information delivery.

To achieve this, you'll liaise with a diverse range of stakeholders working closely with internal teams across a range of data activities (think analysis, engineering and the wider IT team). Joining the existing BI team you will never be short of an opportunity to collaborate and bounce ideas off others and with numerous transformation projects ahead the opportunities to learn and further your skills particularly in development and data engineering will be frequent.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Senior Business Intelligence skillset (4+ years) 

  • Highly capable in SQL development/support and extremely competent using SQL, SSRS, SSIS, SSAS and Power BI

  • Experienced in data preparation, reporting, warehousing, ETL and analytics 

  • Experienced working with large corporate/enterprise systems

  • Experience in and understanding of a wide variety of analytical processes (governance, measurement, etc.)

  • A solid understanding of key BI trends and best practice 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to present and able to clearly communicate complex solutions with the business

  • Experience liaising with a diverse range of stakeholders


Please note that to be considered for this role you will need to hold a valid NZ Work Visa or NZ Residency or NZ Citizenship.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. If you're looking to join a top class organisation with great progression opportunities, send me through your CV as soon as you can