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Senior Software Engineer, Technical Delivery

National Grid
Waltham, MA
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About us

Every day we deliver safe and secure energy to homes, communities, and businesses. We are there when people need us the most. We connect people to the energy they need for the lives they live. The pace of change in society and our industry is accelerating and our expertise and track record puts us in an unparalleled position to shape the sustainable future of our industry.

To be successful we must anticipate the needs of our customers, reducing the cost of energy delivery today and pioneering the flexible energy systems of tomorrow. This requires us to deliver on our promises and always look for new opportunities to grow, both ourselves and our business.

Job Purpose

As a Data Visualization Engineer, you will be responsible for pulling and aggregating data from multiple disparate systems, building and supporting enterprise level BI and Analytic solutions that will enable business users to make informed business decisions and help foster a data driven culture. The individual will work closely with business stakeholders to gather requirements, consulting as the data subject matter expert, design and develop reports and dashboards, create and execute ad-hoc queries against various data sources including the Enterprise Data Platform. This individual is specifically being brought on to help with enhancements, new reports, and functionalities, as well as issues and requests received in the form of tickets. In this role, you should have a background in data and analytics, be an excellent communicator and be passionate about what you do.

Key Accountabilities
  • Examine, evaluate, and develop reporting requirements for various business units; develop reports and reporting structures as required
  • Design and build dashboards/analytics against various data sources (database, sharepoint, excel)
  • Provide support for existing dashboards; work with the user to identify issues and manage the resolution
  • Design, develop, perform and analyze test cases, including: unit tests, integration tests, and quality assurance plans
  • Mentor junior resources in all aspects of visualization deployment
  • Work within National Grid Solution Delivery Framework guidelines
  • Use a ticketing system and project task list to work through assigned activities
  • Work within assigned timelines, notifying the manager of any anomalies
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, or engineering
  • Minimum 3 years experience designing and developing dashboard solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze data and solve complex problems
  • SQL skills required
  • Knowledge of data structures and data transformations required to support visualizations
  • Ability to translate business requirements into non-technical terms
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, and analyze significant amounts of information with great attention to detail
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills are required
  • BI experience with Tableau and Power BI
  • Experience with DevOps in an agile environment
  • Experience with mentoring fellow team members
  • Experience with ETL tools
  • Experience with Alteryx a plus
More Information

This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.


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Posted: 2020-01-16 Expires: 2020-02-15

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