- Project status
- Project start date
- As soon as possible
- Project posted
- 8 Mar 2018 14:35
- Project duration (approx.)
- 12.0 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- £401.79 / day
- Level of Experience
- Area of expertise
- Information Technology
- Consultant location
- United Kingdom
- English (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
Purpose and Accountabilities:
Drive the identification and development of the use of features and capabilities in the tools, platforms and systems used by the Analytics and Reporting teams, including the development and maturation of standards, best practice, patterns, checklists, guidance and training.
Challenge and advise – when working on projects, the best engineers are partners and consultants, not just executors of process.
Deliver face to face, recorded, ad-hoc and personal training and support to peers, managers and others.
Sense the regular “heartbeat” in how the technology space is evolving and the technology is being used both inside and outside of the company.
The Senior Platform Capability Engineer reports to the Analytics Engineering Manager and has between 1 and 4 direct reports.
The Platform Capability Engineer reports to the Senior Platform Capability Engineer.
Commercial Awareness – Influence on programme scope of $USD 10M+
Consultant mindset – must be constantly thinking about how the status quo could be improved.
Stakeholder management – typically works within cross-functional teams. Needs strong stakeholder skills to ensure teams are all working towards the same goals.
Highly customer focused and fast paced environment.
Needs to be able to deal with state of the art, differentiated and often unproven technologies which require some learning on the job
Needs to be comfortable with sometimes vague and changing scope and priorities in a rapidly changing environment
Ability to interact and build relationships both within the business (IT & Business teams) and external software suppliers.
Ability to ensure one team mind set across IT teams, product vendors and business colleagues in order to drive more effective delivery.
We work in globally dispersed teams - flexible working hours will be expected.