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Employer: Leeds City Council

Resources & Housing

Team Digital & Information Services

Contract Type: Permanent Appointment

Salary details: PO2/PO4 – £31,401 to £39,961

Hours per Week: 37

Closing date: 20 December 2018 11:30 PM

Generous holiday entitlement and flexi-time

Excellent pension package

Leeds City Council is transforming local public services by putting technology at the heart of the organisation and is looking to fill key positions within the Application Development, Training & Support Team within the Digital & Information Service (DIS).

The BI environment is a complex mix of in-house developments and new and legacy 3rdparty applications which in many cases require complex reporting solutions.  The team are involved in a variety of exciting and innovative projects covering challenges such as linkages to the NHS, updating Adult Social Care reporting and migrating away from legacy systems.

We are now looking to recruit to the following Developer roles at mid and senior levels:

As a member of the BI & Data Warehousing team you will have the opportunity to work on major transformation programmes delivering exciting and challenging technical solutions for the second largest local authority in the UK.  You are our ideal candidate if you have:

–          specialist expertise and knowledge relating to any of the technologies and toolsets listed below

–          experience of working in a similar development environment

You will need:

–          In depth knowledge of BI & Data Warehousing concepts and methodologies

–          In depth knowledge of development methodologies.

–          experience of ensuring appropriate support arrangements are in place when considering the design and build of solutions

–          to be able to work well in a team

–          to be able to interact well with the business not using technical jargon

You will need extensive knowledge and experience in at least one of the following technologies and tools:

MS SQL Server Suite of Products (SSAS/SSIS/SSRS)


Power BI & Power View

We have posts at different levels. Appointments will be made based on skills/experience and progression to higher grades will be subject to further interview.

Leeds City Council is a caring and responsibleemployer and beyond working on exciting projects that impact the city of Leeds you’ll receive great benefits including a minimum of 26 days holiday plus bank holidays increasing by 5 days after 5 years and the opportunity of home working, compressed hours, flexi-time and a pension scheme.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

All new Leeds City Council appointments are made subject to the satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period.

Job Information PO4

Job Information PO2.

Tagged as: t-sql, data warehousing, BI, ssas/ssis/ssrs, pl/sql, DAX

About Leeds City Council

Leeds City Council’s vision is to be the best UK council by 2017 and the technology is at the heart of delivering new services and efficiencies.  The Technology Team has already invested £13m over the last 5 years and has a three-year rolling investment strategy to change the way the council’s services are delivered.

The Technology Team currently employs over 250 staff. We look after 400+ business service applications operating from our own multisite data centres, and manage the telecommunications and desktops for 33,000 council staff.  We are also an essential part of developing new council services.