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

Job Reference: 003680

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 an Insights Developer (internally known as BIS Insights Developer). As our next Insights Developer you’ll analyse, design and develop BI Insight solutions to unlock the data and insights necessary to support the continued transformation of YBS into a modern, digitally enabled company through value driven Insight Solutions. You’ll join a likeminded team in our Bradford and Leeds based Information Management and Design function.

What You'll Do

  • Design and develop BIS Insight solutions ensuring enterprise BI solutions are reliable, scalable, flexible, low maintenance and provide the key insights to the right people at the right time

  • Advocacy of BI and Enterprise Reporting for data driven decision making across YBS

  • Design and build of BI solutions in line with YBS standards, principles, patterns and governance for strong user experience and adoption while providing Insights to drive key business decisions

  • Work closely with the business and Project Manager/Owners to define scope, project plans and schedules across the BI portfolio

  • Effective co-ordination of BI solution release process within information delivery across BI

  • Develop, maintain or amend the semantic layer and/or data marts required for reporting/insight purposes, including the use of data virtualisation tools where appropriate

  • Collaborate with colleagues, across Data, IT and other business areas to understand and resolve problems within the Business Intelligence architecture

  • Effectively gather and analyse business and data requirements for value driven insight solutions, ensuring detailed documentation of requirements and a clear sign off process

  • Design and deliver technical solutions built and presented in YBS BI and Analytics Tools  Tableau, SAP Business Objects, SQL 

Skills Required

  • Hands On experience of capturing business & data requirements

  • Working Knowledge of using BI technologies i.e. Tableau, Business Objects to deliver BI solutions

  • Development experience in developing solutions in Tableau, SAP Business Objects BI Suite, SQL, SAS or other likened and associated technical BI and modelling Technologies

  • Proven experience of working with Data Provisioning, Architecture and Transformation Teams

  • Working knowledge of Data Modelling, Universe Design (IDT) and Data Warehousing structures

  • Highly effective analytical and technical problem solving capabilities

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 Business Insights 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