Marketing Analytics Data Engineers

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1382960

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Marketing Analytics Data Engineers based in Belfast

Marketing Analytics Data Engineers – Northern Ireland

Date Opened: Dec 20, 2018

Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Think Technology- Think Allstate

We build solutions that touch 16 million customers on a daily basis.

You will work alongside people as passionate as you, focused on delivering the best possible user experiences.

You will work in a highly collaborative environment primed to adapt to an ever-changing landscape and which places technology solutions at its core.

You will thrive, you will think differently, you will challenge convention and have the freedom to act with integrity, intention and speed; you will be at the forefront of developing capabilities in support of Allstate’s global business model; you will deliver results and you will leave things better than you found them.

Location

Belfast / L’Derry

Job Description

We are pleased to announce new openings in the MARA Data Engineering team, this is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and growing data centric team within the Marketing Analytics group.

The Marketing Analytics group is responsible for using data to make decisions, which includes the development of frameworks and models that are leveraged to optimize marketing programs, drive efficiency, and create action from analytic insights.  We use data and analytics to decode how Allstate brand, audience development, message, content, and execution vehicles are all working together to engage prospect and current customers.  We are a results-driven, passionate, and a curious group of analytic professionals that are developing marketing analytic solutions for our interconnected world.

This role is suited to ambitious individuals with the drive and determination to make a difference.  Attitude is more important than current skillset.

We are looking for competent coders at all levels who are fast learners, able to pick up new skills and technologies quickly.

Using a variety of technologies (including Hadoop, Cloud (AWS), Unix/Linux, Oracle and Tableau) the role will involve supporting the Allstate Marketing Dept. by providing data and analysis to direct and measure the performance of Marketing and Advertising campaigns.

Responsibilities include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Apply analytical techniques to draw added value from new and existing datasets.
  • Develop ETL programs to automatically build consolidated datasets from disparate data sources.
  • Design and build automated processes to monitor and control ETL and analytical procedures.
  • Perform ad-hoc data integration and analysis to provide input for business problem solutions.
  • Produce visualisations to validate and explain analysis.
  • Experienced candidates will also be expected to:
  • Analyse data to provide insight and to ensure quality and consistency.
  • Work with the technology organisation and 3rd parties to extract the best business value from available data.
  • Mentor and supervise junior team members.

Essential Criteria

Data Engineer

  • 1 – 3 years of experience using scripting languages e.g. Python, Scala, Perl, JavaScript, Unix Shell (ksh, csh, bash, etc.)
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience of using Unix, Oracle, Hadoop/Big Data, SAS, Ab-Initio, Tableau, GIS Tools.
  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment

Senior Data Engineer

  • 5+ years of experience using scripting languages e.g. Python, Scala, Perl, JavaScript, Unix Shell (ksh, csh, bash, etc.);
  • 5+ years’ experience of using Unix, Oracle, Hadoop/Big Data, SAS, Ab-Initio, Tableau, GIS Tools.
  • Experience in writing ETL scripts/programs.
  • Experience of managing your own projects and supervising others.
  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment

Desirable Criteria

  • Analytical skills to add value to data delivery; and
  • Experience in writing ETL scripts/programs.
  • Experience of using Unix, Oracle, Hadoop/Big Data, SAS, Ab-Initio, Tableau, GIS Tools.
  • Experience of Cloud technologies (e.g. AWS)
  • Understanding of Marketing/Advertising.
  • Insurance knowledge
  • Knowledge of Allstate Data Warehouse and/or Allstate customer data
To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website 

Closing Date18th January 2019

Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.

Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.