Programme Data Analyst

  • Jacobs
  • London, UK
  • 09/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

Jacobs Major Programmes and Projects Group are recruiting for a Programme Data Analyst to join their Project Controls team. There are opportunities on a couple of our major programmes and you will be expected to support the the development and maintenance of the project reporting framework, data structures and data coding in collaboration with the client PMO for reporting and systems requirements.


  • Support the PMO and project controls team in the development and implementation of the reporting and analysis processes, systems, tools and templates.
  • Support the development of innovative analyses techniques and tools to improve predictability of delivery performance.
  • Support the technical production of narrative reports, KPIs, analytic dashboards and visual management tools as required to manage the project and support teams with their analyses.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Experience in developing digital solutions for multiple stakeholders.
  • Proficient in a range of coding languages such as Python, R or alternative statistical programming languages
  • Proficient in SQL and current knowledge of data platforms and analytics software (Azure, Oracle, AWS etc)
  • Have a passion for low-code app development to enable workflow process automation
  • A relevant technical qualification
  • Competent in Microsoft Office skills including Word, PowerPoint and Excel, Power BI.
  • Strong communication, teamwork and collaboration with others
  • A critical thinker and problem solver who focuses on efficient solution development

Why Jacobs?

We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

Our Culture:

We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector