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Data Engineer

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Data Engineer

Are you our next Data Engineer? Due to business growth, we are looking for someone who can help us redefine what's possible for the data offering here at Gatwick Airport. Looking at the development of our data sets, construction, and integration of data products, influencing decisions and enabling better business insights.  

As part of our ‘Grow with Gatwick' initiative you'll be provided with plenty of training and support to ensure you're developing and growing your career.

What is the role?

This role will support Gatwick's business units, enabling better decision making, process efficiencies and revenue generation. If you are results driven, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, passionate about data and creative in identifying opportunities and finding solutions, this role could be just what you are looking for.

 What will you do? (Accountabilities)

  • Responsible for working with Gatwick's delivery partners to achieve agreed outcomes
  • Responsible for implementing data flows to connect operational systems, providing data for analytics and business intelligence (BI) systems
  • Responsible for documenting source-to-target mappings
  • Responsible for re-engineering manual data flows to enable scaling and repeatable use
  • Responsible for writing, reviewing, and enhancing ETL (extract, transform, load) scripts and code to ensure the ETL process performs optimally
  • Responsible for helping the business to articulate and develop business intelligence reports that can be reused
  • Responsible for the build of accessible data sets for analysis


  Do you have what we're looking for? (Skills & experience)

  • Proven track record of using Tableau, Power BI, SQL, Google Big Query and similar tools
  • Experience of data modelling, data analytics, big data and business intelligence
  • Experience of working with 3rd party suppliers
  • Experience of working in complex and highly integrated IT environments
  • Experience using a range of delivery mechanisms e.g. waterfall and agile
  • Excellent customer service skills for both internal and external customers
  • Experience of delivering ad-hoc user training and providing support to the end users
  • Excellent verbal and written skills, able to translate and deliver technical information to a non-technical audience
  • Proven stakeholder management skills, with the ability to shape and translate business needs
  • Ability to produce high- and low-level design documentation
  • Proven track record of engaging with delivery teams with to deliver business outcomes
  • Knowledge of IT market and trends, particularly in data analytics


What's it like to work here?

Our employees tell us that working here is something special. Everyone is looking to deliver what matters to our passengers. There is so much that makes air travel possible. No day is like another. Our employees enjoy a range of personal, health and financial benefits, including annual leave and high street discounts. We offer a performance based bonus scheme and our people can request professional training to support them to Grow with Gatwick

We want our people to reflect our local community and the passengers we serve. We know we are all at our best when we feel comfortable and included. We want our people to feel like they can be who they want to be at work, and we work hard to provide them with the respect and flexibility to do so.

We aim to be an equitable, diverse, and inclusive employer. We encourage and support our people to be their best. We seek different perspectives that redefine what's possible. Together we are a team.

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Gatwick Airport
Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, United Kingdom, RH6 0NP

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Clare Ead



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