Job title: Data Engineer – Identify BI & Reporting needs for distributor of LARGEST BRAND on the GLOBE – R670k/annum, Cape Town
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 670,000.00
Location: Parow, Cape Town
Job published: 12/01/2021
Job ID: 38452

Job Description

Data Engineer – Identify BI & Reporting needs for distributor of LARGEST BRAND on the GLOBE – R670k/annum, Cape Town 

Exciting opportunity for a Data Engineer to play a critical role in the business, leading initiatives relating to optimization of information and communicating critical business insights to drive business decisions. You will need to identify BI and reporting needs within the business, design solutions and provide input into new technology opportunities.  
 
This Data Engineer position is based in Cape Town and is paying R670k/annum (Including contribution towards MA & Pension) + Bonus/Incentives  (13th & 14th cheque)


THE COMPANY:
This organization is the manufacturer and distributor of one of the largest brands on the globe and has been recognised as a Top Employer in South Africa by the top employer’s institute. 

THE ROLE:
As the Data Engineer, you will play a major role in the business, managing the data function and helping the business to turn data into critical information. You will lead all data initiatives – identify BI needs, deliver BI solutions, optimize information, mine the business database for critical business insight, reporting your findings and identify and provide input into new technology opportunities. You will play a critical role within the business, educating business users how to use data to optimise business operations. 

REQUIREMENTS:
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Industrial Engineering, Business Management 
• 5 + Years BI, data management experience  
• Team lead experience is advantageous 
• Knowledge and experience with MS SQL Server applications and BI Tools including: Analysis, Reporting & Integration Services, T-SQL, data mining, performance tuning and query optimisation 
• Valid Driver’s License