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SKY Livingston, UK
24/04/2019
Full time
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky. In this role you’ll identify, lead and deliver improvement initiatives across in the Finance Shared Service Centre (SCC), with Account to Report processes being a major focus. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more. To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram.   You will Support the Financial Controller to drive Continuous Improvement methodology, standardisation of processes and increased efficiency & effectiveness of processes Identify and deliver continuous improvement (CI) initiatives to increase effectiveness and efficiency of Finance Shared Service Centre (SSC) processes Operate as a subject matter expert within the SSC for CI Contribute to the department activities such as KPIs, CI Review Board and communications. Ensure the SCC has updated processes following any change requests or CI initiatives Support change activity for SCC for ERP rollout including; Process map change impact assessments, training needs analysis and training delivery plans Provide post go-live support for end users You’ll have A full accounting qualification (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) Experience of working in an Account to Report (A2R) role in a Global Finance SSC SAP (must) Ariba (desirable) skills. Finance Transformation Experience or System Implementation Experience Delivered Finance Process Improvement Initiatives. An ability to work on own initiative and deliver objectives. Confidence to hold Workshops/Training/Road Shows Great Soft Skills – Influence/Negotiate/Commercial Awareness. So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, we might withdraw the offer. We’re happy to discuss flexible working. It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.
SKY Livingston, UK
24/04/2019
Full time
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky. Join us as a Senior Business Analyst in Customer Service Group, Change and you’ll be part of the team that continually delivers brilliant results, the right way. The Change team is a team of change professionals who deliver best in class products and services with a passion for the customer. We collaborate with all areas of Sky to understand the business need, lead and shape transformational change and deliver innovative solutions and world class customer experience. We work across a broad portfolio of projects that include product launches, estate transformation and business growth and efficiency initiatives. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more. To find out more about working with us, search   #LifeatSky   on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will As a Senior Business Analyst in the Change team, you’ll be a dynamic and organised problem solver with strong leadership skills to deliver end to end business analysis from project set up to implementation. You will lead the analysis on projects and larger complex programmes of work and be accountable for the delivery all analysis activities. You will work as part of the project delivery team, sometimes leading other analysts, and have the below responsibilities: Lead analysis for a whole project or for a programme work stream, e.g. customer communications, operating model, supply chain, business readiness and various customer channels – online, apps and TV Create and manage the analysis plan and approach, utilising flexible and agile ways of working within agreed timescales, quality standards and budget Provide analysis services at the initiation of projects including stakeholder identification, scope definition, benefit measures and operational impact assessments Deliver or manage delivery of standard change analysis including: Business requirements (gathering, analysis, sign off) Impact assessments Process maps Customer journeys Stakeholder identification and management Implementation support Champion the customer, ensuring all change strives to improve the customer experience Work closely with senior stakeholders, fully understanding their business needs and providing concise and relevant updates to them Work closely with technology colleagues to ensure delivery of requirements, providing traceability to the stakeholders Coach and mentor business analysts, sharing your knowledge and experience You’ll have  Strong analytical and problem solving skills bringing a creative approach to solution finding Attention to detail Ability to see the bigger picture and how change will meet business goals Excellent relationship building approach, experienced in stakeholder management and working collaboratively with cross disciplined project teams Effective verbal and written communication skills Confidence in working with all stakeholders including senior management Working knowledge of the full project lifecycle with practical experience in planning and analysis Ability to adapt your analysis approach quickly in a flexible and agile environment where change to in flight projects is welcomed So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, we might withdraw the offer. We’re happy to discuss flexible working. I t’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.
SKY Livingston, UK
23/04/2019
Full time
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky. Data Tech and Analytics brings together data from multiple sources across Sky, creating analytical products and capabilities. You will be working in a fast paced and dynamic environment surrounded by a high performing team. As part of the Development team you’ll be delivering future-proof, scalable and innovative technical solutions to satisfy our diverse business needs. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more. To find out more about working with us, search   #LifeatSky   on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: Support our transition to Google Cloud Platform, inputting to technical discussions and direction Produce high quality deliverables that follow the development standards and principles Work with and assist the wider data community, providing technical & domain expertise Inputting to low level solution design and estimation process Driving technology and development best practices into the team with passion and enthusiasm Assist with the mentoring of associate developers and colleagues during the project lifecycle championing excellence across the team Promoting good attitudes and behaviours, such as collaboration, learning, sharing, respect and motivation You’ll have: In depth understanding of large scale data, such as data warehousing or cloud based analytic solutions. Knowledge of Microsoft Azure, AWS (Amazon Web Services) or GCP (Google Cloud Platform) would be beneficial An understanding of data modelling concepts within a data warehouse environment Knowledge of Cloud products and services, such as Google Cloud SQL, BigQuery, Cloud Storage, Compute Engine, Dataflow, Dataproc, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Functions, Data Lake Storage, Data Factory, Databricks, Amazon Athena, EMR, Redshift, Lambda, S3, SageMaker would be beneficial A desire to learn new technologies An ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders Demonstrates exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and has a proven ability to influence technical decisions in a fast-moving commercial environment Experience in the following is essential: SQL (ANSI standard or equivalent) within Data Warehousing or OLAP environments Unix shell scripting Low level solution design Understanding of the following is desirable but not essential: Working in an Agile environment Python Java Spark ETL Tools (preferably Ab Initio or Informatica) If you’re ready to work in a fast paced dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today. So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, we might withdraw the offer. We’re happy to discuss flexible working. It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.
SKY Livingston, UK
23/04/2019
Full time
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Test Team The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more. To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: As a member of the Test Team within Data Technology & Operations, you’ll help deliver technical solutions that will meet the business requirements of our partners. This will include defining, estimating, planning and executing manual and automated test scripts as appropriate. Produce documentation that state clearly the scope of what will and will not be included in the test coverage, with justification where appropriate, achieve sign off of scope from our partners Documents and validates all gaps, risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies with mitigation. Ensures consideration given to the use of automation for test scripts or data creation Produce automated test scripts, unless by exception manual is the solution, supporting test requirements and coverage, and documents expected results Ensures independent, documented quality peer reviews are undertaken on own work Ensures test estimates clearly differentiate between man day’s effort and elapsed duration Ensure that regression test scripts are maintained in line with ongoing changes to the platform Work with and assist the other teams within the department and provide technical & domain input and with the mentoring of associate testers and colleagues during the project lifecycle You’ll have: In depth understanding of large scale data, such as data warehouses and their standard methodology and principles of managing them Experience of ETL technical design, development and support Excellent SQL skills Experience of Unix and python scripting Experience in Netezza, Oracle are desirable but not essential. Comfortable with developing testing capability in automation frameworks Technology background that includes as many as possible of – Selenium, Cucumber, LeanFT, Java, Maven, Jenkins, Git Demonstrates exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and has a proven ability to influence technical decisions in a dynamic commercial environment. So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We’re happy to discuss flexible working. It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.
SKY Isleworth, UK
15/04/2019
Full time
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our UK & ROI Security Team. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: Interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques & provide meaningful interpretation, recommendations and reports Develop and implement data collection systems and opportunities, data analytics and other strategies that optimise statistical efficiency & quality Acquire data from primary & secondary data sources & maintain and develop data sets Identify, analyse and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets Be reporting to and advising management on current investigations and actions Keep abreast of current legislation, action and compliance options Keep abreast of intelligence and investigative tools available online and offline Support other areas of Content Protection in securing Sky’s content You’ll have: Demonstrable working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques Adept at queries, report writing & presenting findings with clear recommendations Excellent IT Skills, Databases, Excel, Web Tools Excellent communication, analytical, and organisational skills The ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with colleagues Knowledge of piracy issues Strong knowledge & experience with reporting packages such as Business Objects, database such as SQL, programming such as Java script, python, ETL is a desirable So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, we might withdraw the offer. We’re happy to discuss flexible working. It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.
SKY Isleworth, UK
15/04/2019
Full time
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Multi-functional Data Science Team. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: As a data scientist, you need to be exceptionally creative. You will work with scientists and engineers to create new ideas, formulate mathematics, design new machine learning models and develop prototype solutions to enhance capabilities of our products and satisfaction from our customers. You need to be an exceptional problem solver. Work closely with business shareholders to understand the challenging business needs, make judgement, and create feasible machine learning and analytics solutions. You will work closely with product engineers to translate your research outcomes into scalable and reliable products. Conduct research in machine learning theory and its application to media content discovery, personalisation, advertising and content supply chains. Use machine learning and large-scale data mining techniques to discover and identify hidden patterns in various types of data.   Build and implement machine learning models and prototype solutions for proof-of-concept. Design KPIs, experiments and A/B testing. Work closely with other data scientists and software engineers to translate prototypes into high quality production solutions.-* Take an active role in defining user experience and assisting business stakeholders to work out feasible solutions. Play an active part in the Sky Technology communities. Write technical reports about your research, your findings and their values to millions of users. You’ll have: Strong academic research background with MSc or PhD degree in computer science or related subjects and academic publication records Strong working knowledge of machine learning models, data mining techniques and inference algorithms such as decision trees, association rules, clustering, classification, regression, neural networks, topic models, stochastic sampling, collaborative filtering. Demonstrated ability of applying machine learning models to real-world applications and services. Demonstrated ability of mapping business needs to solid machine learning and analytical solutions and engineering systems. Hand-on experience with machine learning modelling in distributed computing environments. Ability to build model and prototype software using any modern programme language such as Scala, Java, R, Python, etc. Ability to work as part of a team delivering top class results. Creative, innovative thinkers with outstanding problem-solving skills. Outstanding verbal and written communication skills. So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team.   Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, we might withdraw the offer. We’re happy to discuss flexible working.   It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.