What you'll do

Junior Data Developer 


For over three decades our purpose hasn’t changed: we are here to make a positive difference to the lives of all. Through the exceptional products, services and value we offer — is what sets us apart. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us. At Specsavers we promise to make you feel good, smart and cared for. To support this promise we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme, medical and dental care including a range of additional benefits that make Specsavers a great place to work. 


The global data team deliver company wide insights to help robust decision making, drive data consistency and enable self-service for the business. This is a great opportunity to join the team as a Junior Developer, your main role is to help us to understand business data requirements and convert these into real solutions on our state-of-the-art cloud data platform.


In addition, your focus will include: 


  • The integrity and security of the data and be involved in the design and build of data pipelines, migration, transformations and other data services using files, API’s, streaming and database sources 

  • Undertake unit testing, continuous development validation, reconciliation, defect triage, logging and resolution – helping to ensure the business always has the right data at the right time and helping us build and maintain robust platforms. 

  • Conduct data discovery analysis across our business units globally 

  • We’ll support your professional development to develop your skills and subject matter expertise on modern data platforms. 


To be considered for the role, you’ll need to have/be:


  • Educational background in Maths, Computer Science or the Sciences 

  • A great communicator with a collaborative approach with both technical and non-technical stakeholders 

  • Ability to demonstrate enthusiasm and motivation in the computer / data environment 

  • Work experience in business analysis, audit, support would be an advantage 


We can consider homeworking with travel to our Whiteley office as and when required post Covid-19.  

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