Data Analyst

SKY Group
45000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual
11 Jun 2021
25 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.

"Sky Advertising Technology is looking for a Data Analyst to join the team to help with our data driven projects. You'll use data from across our Advertisement technology ecosystem to help understand and improve the ad experience of our customers while helping with optimising our capacity usage/ deliveries and driving efficiencies. - Lead Technical Analyst"

What you'll do:

With data driving decisions across Sky this is a prominent role in understanding and improving our ad optimisations and capacity planning / forecasting activities and data to support those

- Working closely with data-owners, insights team and developers to understand their data requirements, to be innovative with our data and technology to find new insights and improve data quality and support the decision-making process across Sky's new propositions. - Define business and technical requirements to develop analytics capability e.g. data strategy and governance, data cleansing, data augmentation, data quality. - Conduct exploratory and investigative analysis on new/ existing data sources, analyse and interpret key performance measures and trends in multidimensional datasets. - Creating and maintaining well documented and cleansed data sources to model our data and designing processes to ensure that data models are maintained, and that data is used correctly across the business with ease of access. - Audit and review implementation / overall data quality to flag tracking issues which could lead to the wrong business decision. - Providing support, guidance, and examples for end-users across the business to create their own reports - Driving a "data first" mentality with the Product Managers/Analysts to ensure that they are tracking the right data and interpreting it correctly.

What you'll bring:

- Good analytical skills and data literate with a Degree (or equivalent experience) in applied quantitative field (statistics, mathematics, engineering, technology) - Confident communicator with an ability to interact with senior stakeholders to gather requirements and present findings. - Self-starter who's actively curious about data, and how they can be actioned to improve performance/insights. - Proficient with data retrieval techniques (writing SQL queries, working with APIs), for both on premise databases and cloud services with working knowledge of databases, data structures and reporting systems (ETL knowledge ideal). - Hands-on experience modelling structured and unstructured data, data profiling, defining data quality rules and metrics/KPIs. Ideally some experience or interest with machine learning techniques. - Knowledge or experience of working with Google Cloud Platform BI products like BigQuery, Spanner, AI Platform, etc. to efficiently analyse large amounts of data and proficiency with at least one modern BI Tool. For example PowerBI , Tableau, Looker etc.

Team Overview

Content Technology & Innovation, we use the latest tech to create, process and distribute the best entertainment. We are a unique blend of talent covering both engineering and operations with more than 2500 people across Europe. We connect our customers to more of what they love all day, every day. You'll be joining a proactive, forward-thinking, and collaborative team setting the standard for excellent innovation.

The Rewards:

There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

- Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place - A generous pension package - Private healthcare - Discounted mobile and broadband

Where you'll work:

Our Osterley campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Chiswick Park, Gunnersbury, Acton Town and Ealing Broadway tube stations. There's also plenty of parking, bike shelters and showers.

On campus you'll find six subsidised restaurants and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.


Recognised as an 'Inclusive Top 50 Employer' and a 'Times Top 50 Employer for Women', we're working hard to ensure we're a truly inclusive place to work. This means we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and the potential you'll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're happy to discuss flexible working.

And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.

Why wait?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.

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