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What we’re looking for:

We’re looking for a mid to senior level BI Engineer. We need someone who is well versed within the BI landscape and someone who is enthusiastic about creating new and exciting analytics content using advanced analytics capabilities available through existing and Big Data technologies. We have a unique environment, which utilizes multiple BI technologies. We are currently using traditional BI stack technologies and development methodologies, but are looking to start implementing solutions in a Big Data, cloud environment. The ideal candidate will have experience with solutioning and implementation with Big Data technologies and traditional BI technologies. This candidate will focus on creating analytics offerings to our internal and external customers. This person will be placed within the London based BI team, reporting to the BI Team Lead in the Denver.

What the hiring manager says:

We’ve got a pretty solid BI team, and we’re looking to expand our capabilities by delivering new and advanced analytics content to our customers. I need someone who works well with a team and can collaborate with us to achieve our business and technology goals. We’re operating in a hybrid cloud environment, which provides additional challenges and opportunities. I need someone that can fill a mid to senior level role, to help mentor the BI team in the London office.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supporting existing BI platforms and technologies, for BAU and defect development efforts
  • Work with Product Mangers to translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Work with the BI Team Lead and architects to create technical solutions
  • Create architecture artifacts that reflect new and existing solutions
  • Work on POC and demonstrate to business leaders
  • Fill the technical lead role on BI development projects
  • Create documentation for system and workflow operations for IT shared services teams
  • Mentor other BI team members on Big Data technologies
  • Improve existing business/IT data workflow processes, and create new data workflow processes
  • Conduct analysis of current systems/environments/processes for: gap analysis, new solutions, enhancements to existing systems/environments/processes
  • Some travel may be required

What’s in it for you?

  • Working for a global company, on a globally dispersed team
  • Working in the Energy sector, focused on energy commodities markets
  • Create and deliver solutions to customers, that directly contribute to revenue growth for the company
  • Opportunity to grow within the analytics division to achieve career goals
  • Access to training for professional development
  • Opportunity to recommend and implement innovative solutions, that impact internal users and external customers
  • Opportunity to directly contribute to one of the company’s’ key growth areas: Analytics Offerings to Customers

Required Skills:

  • Traditional BI technologies:
    • Microsoft BI Stack (SQL, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, MDS)
    • Power BI
    • Tableau
    • XLCubed
  • Big Data technologies:
    • Hadoop (Cloudera or Hortonworks), HBase, Hive
    • Spark, Flume, Sqoop, Pig, Kafka
    • Python
  • AWS (various cloud services and ability to use the administration console to provision them)
  • MS Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio)
  • Excellent communication skills with technology and business counterparts
  • Excellent with working with a team
  • Experience in mentoring other BI Engineers on existing and newer technologies
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • Can solution using Top-Down and Bottom-Up approaches

Preferred Skills:

  • Modeling in R
  • Machine Learning
  • Experience working with nearshore and offshore resources
  • Ability to self-teach
  • Comfortable thinking outside the box, and not afraid to communicate new ideas

Open Date: 13th March 2018

Closing Date: 12th April 2018

Salary: Competitive & bonus

About S&P Global Platts

At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with conviction. We’re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence.For more information, visit

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