Data Developer
Yorkshire Drive HQ, Yorkshire House, Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ

Job Reference: 003676

Location: Yorkshire Drive HQ, Yorkshire House, Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ

Closing Date: 14/04/2021

Salary £: Up to £45,000 + Bonus & Benefits

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Division: Finance

Hours per week: 35

We’re on a journey to expand our Information Management and Design team to transform YBS into a modern, data-driven organisation and as a result we’re looking for two Data Developers (internally known as BIS Data Developers). As our next Data Developers you’ll design, shape and maintain BI focussed data provisioning and integration of data solutions that drive performance, value-add Insight BI solutions and MI reporting to the Business. You’ll join a likeminded team in our Bradford and Leeds based Information Management and Design function.

What You'll Do

  • Analyse, design, develop, test and implement solutions for Business Intelligence data warehouse (DWH) and other key reporting data sources, alongside the continuous improvement of the current DWH landscape

  • Provision data from source data stores (to IT data provisioning standards for development and administration) for IMD colleagues for BI/analysis/profiling

  • administer and support connections between BI tools and reporting data sources in line with data standards and policies

  • Data mapping from source to target and establishing current & future state based on business data requirements and support IMD Governance with ongoing documentation of data lineage and data quality

  • Promote data solutions through supported environments, following change release processes through to Production environments and ensuring assurance standards and models followed. Enable pro-active monitoring and management of BI  integration solutions

  • Perform peer reviews of documentation, code and test scenarios and cases

Skills Required

  • Hands on Technical experience of Enterprise BI and ETL Tools i.e. Business Objects [IDT, Crystal, Webi], SAP BODS, ODI, PL/SQL], Data Warehousing

  • Proven experience in the principles of Infrastructure and data warehouse (DWH) design, dimensional, relational modelling and BI delivery using Enterprise ETL and BI software

  • Knowledge of DevOps/ DataOps methods in development of data solutions

  • Understanding and awareness of Data Cleansing, Data Quality and Data Governance tools and methods

  • Experience creating data solutions to support BI technologies i.e. Business Objects, Tableau

  • Understanding of data stores and flow of data across systems and within BI solutions from inception through to output

Life at YBS

In addition to the usual benefits such as competitive salary, annual bonus and healthcare packages we offer you…

Flexibility – Whether it’s picking up the kids from school or catching that early morning yoga session we have you covered.

Celebrating Success – From everyday thank you cards, to our annual ‘Raising the Roof’ gala to celebrate our golden ticket winners we acknowledge our colleagues successes no matter how big or small.

Giving Back – Fancy 31 hours of paid leave a year to get involved in community activities? Together last year, we completed more than 11,000 hours of volunteering!

Inclusivity - We don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our colleagues, our customers and our community. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

Site Perks – Some of our sites have added little extras such as a gym, restaurant and free parking at our Bradford site, roof garden in Leeds, and on-site restaurant and free parking at our Peterborough site.


If you’ve got a solid background in Data Development and you want to develop a career in an empowering, respectful and supporting business then why not join us?

Our people are our heart and soul; we’re commercial and caring, big enough to offer you a challenge and small enough for you to make a real impact. We’re devoted to putting people first and doing the right thing by providing real help with real life.

We’d love to hear from you so why not apply today and be Your Brilliant Self!

Any Questions – Contact Tazafia Mahmood via email at