Job title: Senior Software Engineer - Self Service & Analytics Platform
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: GBP £91,000.00
Location: London, UK
Job published: 17/06/2024
Job ID: 32598

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer - Tableau

Global Telecommunications Company

£90k basic + 15% bonus 

Hybrid - London once a week


We are working on behalf of a global telecommunications business who are looking for Senior Software Engineer to join their Data Democratisation team. Our client is the UK’s fastest broadband network, the nation’s best-loved mobile brand and, one of the UK's biggest companies too.


Role Purpose

Are you a top-notch Tableau software engineer with a knack for data and innovation? Join our client's Data Democratisation team as a Senior Software Engineer! This role is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining self-service platform and software solutions within the organisation creating user-friendly solutions that empower users to access and analyse data independently.

Key Outcomes

  • Launch and drive adoption of self-service platforms
  • Develop and deploy the Data Democratisation website
  • Streamline secure data access and analysis workflows
  • Continuously improve self-service capabilities
  • Align platforms with organizational goals and data governance standards
  • Achieve high user satisfaction and positive feedback


  • Design, develop, and maintain self-service analytics platforms
  • Create a customer-centric data democratization website
  • Translate business needs into technical solutions
  • Collaborate with teams for platform scalability
  • Innovate and implement platforms across the organization
  • Foster an agile, enjoyable work environment
  • Lead by example in best practices and timely delivery
  • Enhance features based on user feedback and best practices
  • Enforce data governance with C4E and Data Estate
  • Provide technical support on platforms and data governance
  • Stay current with industry trends and technologies

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Proven experience in platform engineering (e.g., Tableau Cloud)
  • Proficiency with self-service analytics tools (e.g., Tableau Desktop)
  • Strong background in software engineering (e.g., JavaScript, Python, Java)
  • Deep understanding of data management principles
  • Knowledge of data security and compliance standards
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills