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Power BI Engineer


Corby, ENG, GB, NN17 9FH

Brand:  RS
Function:  Digital & Technology
Work Location:  Working from home

We have a fantastic opportunity to join the BICC team in Corby and take a step towards building your career in Business Intelligence.


This role will be working from home, with a requirement to attend team activities in the Corby office when required.


About the role
As a Developer you will be responsible for the creation and delivery of reporting and insight solutions and data visualisations for RS Group globally.

The role will build on your existing BI experience and you will play a key role in the implementation of Microsoft Power BI across the organisation, potentially offering the opportunity to specialise in a number of areas in the future.


Key Responsibilities

  • Design and develop reporting and insight solutions and data visualisations based on business requirements
  • Development of reporting solutions using BI tools, in line with the BICC tool strategy.
  • Create and maintain detailed specifications for the design and build of developments, including feasibility and impact assessments.
  • To proactively identify where existing solutions can be enhanced and the reporting environment improved.
  • Identify and develop new reporting capabilities to help drive innovation across the business
  • Participate in testing the robustness and quality of developments in conjunction with our governance framework and Tester
  • Continually look at ways to improve processes/procedures and policies to best serve the BICC and our customers
  • Drive best practice for the use and configuration of the BI Toolset through training and knowledge transfer
  • Resolve issues on incidents and effectively communicate these resolutions to our Customers


What you will bring to the role

  • Highly data literate, with exceptional attention to detail gained from developing, implementing, and operating large and business critical database environments.
  • Very strong analytical skills with a particular emphasis on understanding and transforming large volumes of complex data into valuable business information.
  • Excellent data visualisation skills, with a proven track record in presenting information that is engaging to a wide range of stakeholders
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities with the ability to apply logical thinking to break problems into their component parts.
  • Strong capability in working with end users and translating their business aspirations into very tangible data analysis and reporting solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to actively listen and to be able to communicate technical issues confidently to non-technical individuals. 
  • Excellent record in proactively managing and delivering work to tight timescales
  • A ‘can do’ attitude – willingness to accept challenges and innovative approaches.
  • Quick to grasp new concepts.



We are RS Group

RS Group is a global integrated omni-channel solutions partner for industrial B2B customers who design, build, and maintain industrial equipment and operations.  We are a FTSE 100 company with £2 billion in revenue, operating in 32 countries, shipping 60,000 parcels a day to over 1.2 million customers worldwide.

Our Vision is to be first choice for all our stakeholders, and we know that starts with our people. At RS we want everyone to show up to work as themselves and know that they will be supported and encouraged to develop and grow. We want work to be a place that excites and empowers, a place where you can be passionate and challenge people to think differently. 

We want to hire the best talent, people who share our values and understand that when we act with respect and humility, we can do great things.  That’s why we’ve put our purpose at the heart of our organisation, we want to make amazing happen for a better world. We empower our people to make a difference, innovate to make more possible and deliver to make it happen.


RS Group Brands:  RS, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, IESA, Synovos, Needlers and Liscombe.


What we offer

You can take control of your future here at RS Components. We offer all the good stuff you’d expect like:

  • Competitive salary
  • On top of your holiday allowance, you can buy up to 5 extra days to enjoy how you wish
  • Annual bonus to pay for those extra holidays!
  • Generous, market-leading pension; it’s never too early to start planning for your future
  • Training and development opportunities


Grow in our high-performance culture and be rewarded for your success. Whoever you are, whatever you do and wherever you are; it all starts here.




Are you ready to explore the possibilities?


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