Ocado was established in the UK over 16 years ago and listed on the London Stock Exchange in July 2010. We are the world’s largest dedicated online grocery retailer with over 580,000 active customers shopping with us today. Our objective is to provide our customers with the best shopping experience in terms of service, range and price, which builds a strong business and delivers long term value for our shareholders.

Ocado Hertfordshire, UK
03/04/2019
Full time
Ocado is the world’s leading innovator in online grocery shopping, with a pioneering business model. We are developing our own cutting-edge technology, including robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, enabling new customer propositions, and engaging in new business partnerships. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an exciting company and a team of dynamic and intellectually curious people with extraordinary drive and passion. The Team We are a team of analysts that specialise in extracting and interpreting data to identify efficiency opportunities with a multi-million pound scope, directly impacting thousands of colleagues and hundreds of thousands of customers. We pride ourselves on making quick affirmative decisions and data is the driver to make this happen. We have billions of data points at our disposal, mapping the customer journey from the time they log on to the website to their orders arriving at the door. From picking orders in our automated warehouses, to our transport operations on the road, we look to maximise profitability whilst improving our customer offering. This can range from the short-term configuration of planning processes to long-term logistical strategy, shaping the future growth of Ocado. The Role . From day one, you will be using state-of-the-art tools to interrogate Big Data, analysing the results to develop and improve tools and algorithms, delivering recommendations to senior management and driving operational decisions. Your insight will have a direct impact on our operational efficiency, will enhance both customer and workforce experience, and contribute to Ocado’s long term goal of changing the way the world shops. The role is based in our new head office in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, just 20 minutes by train from London Kings Cross. Skills & Experience Accomplished analyst with experience working with Big Data Exceptional quantitative & qualitative problem solving skills Strong command of analytical SQL and/or Excel, VBA, or similar to these (e.g. SAP, SPSS, SAS, programming experience) Comfortable communicating with senior management and key stakeholders, both within the business and externally Desirables Applied knowledge of Google BigQuery Skilled at using Visualisation software (Tableau, Qlik, Google Data Studio) Experience in a fast-moving commercial environment What can we give you? Stretching work that will push you to bring out the best in you - and do that consistently. Rewards are many - competitive salary, Ocado employee benefits package; swift and self-driven personal development and career progression opportunities; and most importantly - satisfaction from results of your work making a difference right in front of your eyes.A position in a young and dynamic FTSE 100 company which maintains an ethos of communication and accountability more typically associated with a small business Benefits Pension Life Assurance Private Medical Insurance Employee Assistance Programme Income Protection 23 days holiday, increasing to 25 with 3 years’ service 15% Ocado discount Equal Opportunity Employer Ocado is an equal opportunities employer and as such makes every effort to ensure that all potential employers are treated fairly and equally, regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or union membership status. Please note that due to the high volume of applications we will be in contact with shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Due to the fast-paced nature of Ocado's business our vacancy close dates may be subject to change.
Ocado Hatfield, UK
03/04/2019
Full time
Working in a cross-functional team you will be responsible for creating and maintaining data and reports on Ocado’s cutting-edge storage and picking systems, including our robotic swarm system. The Ocado environment is Agile and fast-paced and you will see your work being used to investigate complex issues, commission new systems and enhance performance. What we'd like you to do Create and maintain derived data (e.g. aggregations or transforming event streams into object state) Publish and maintain reports and visualisations (using Tableau and other tools) to provide insight into system behaviour and performance Carry out statistical analysis and develop machine learning solutions Assist Data Scientists with productionizing machine learning models Liaise with developers and other analysts to ensure data is sourced and used appropriately Interact with other developers, product owners, analysts and data scientists Deal with enquiries about reports, data and processes Carry out ad-hoc analysis Keep up to date with trends and best practice Experience we'd like to see 2:1 or higher degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Engineering or similar highly numerate subject Experience in a similar role of handling, analysing and reporting on large-scale production datasets Highly advanced SQL skills and an understanding of RDBMS and NoSQL data stores Passion for creating clear, accurate reports using BI tools like Tableau, Crystal Reports or Jasper Confidence and presentation skills to explain data and analysis to a wide range of stakeholders Ability to apply and reason with basic statistics Flexible in approach with the ability to learn fast Bonus points for... Programming experience, preferably in Python, Java or Scala Experience using BigQuery or other Google Cloud Platform components What we can offer you Within our flexible work environment we can offer  technically stretching  work, a competitive salary and share schemes. Benefits include a generous pension scheme, interest-free season ticket loan, free shuttle bus from Hatfield train station and, of course, healthy Ocado staff discounts (and free delivery) across our Webshops including  Groceries ,  Fetch ,  Sizzle  and  Fabled . We also have monthly technology division socials, sports clubs such as badminton, running and table tennis (and much more), not to mention the Ocado Technology Academy for a packed schedule of courses, conferences and events such as discussion sessions, conference briefs and external guest speakers. Click to find out more about working at  Ocado Technology . Please note that due to the high volume of applications we will be in contact with shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Due to the energising nature of Ocado's business, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Ocado is an equal opportunity employer.