Data and Reporting Technical Lead

HOME BASED United Kingdom

  • Hours:
    35 HOURS / WEEK
  • Contract Type:
  • Type Of employment:
    Full time
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Data & Reporting Technical Lead
Are you ready for the next step in your engineering career?
Do you enjoy coaching others to achieve high standards?

About our Team

Our global platform (GBS) delivers on our "one company" vision by standardising business processes across the organisation. Using industry leading technologies and digital tooling, GBS provides a fully integrated toolset and enables the rapid deployment of innovation and standard methodologies across the global business

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced Data & Reporting Technical Lead to join the team working on our Global Business Systems (GBS) platform. You will lead data and reporting architecture and initiatives across the GBS program, including the RX Data Lake. You will manage the engineering team throughout the development life cycle to implement functionality to cost, quality and schedule.


  • Designing and developing RX's data and reporting systems which form part of our Global Business Systems platform
  • Producing artefacts for development teams, including technical designs, and data models, to facilitate the development of solutions to meet requirements
  • Conveying architectural and technical information to a variety of audiences both within the IT department and in the broader business
  • Dealing with solutions at the code level, and spending a portion of your time doing hands on coding
  • Providing knowledge of data and reporting systems and understand the effect of new  business requirements and systems changes on current implementations.
  • Providing guidance to developers and leads to break down problems into smaller services/ parts, which are easier to develop and maintain


  • Have experience either as a Technical Lead or Architect role and significant development experience
  • Have excellent experience of AWS data platforms and attendant technologies and concepts such as Data Lake, Virtualization, ETL, ELT.
  • Have substantial Power BI hands on experience
  • Demonstrate experience with Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE), Oracle Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW)
  • Experience of migrating from a traditional data warehouse to a ‘big data’ platform
  • Experience of conceptual, logical and physical data modelling tools, with proficiency in the use of at least one ERD modelling tool is required
  • Experience in leading teams of 6-10 individuals

Work in a way that works for you

We promote a healthy work/life balance across the organisation. We offer an appealing working prospect for our people. With numerous wellbeing initiatives, shared parental leave, study assistance and sabbaticals, we will help you meet your immediate responsibilities and your long-term goals.

  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive

Working for you

We know that your wellbeing and happiness are key to a long and successful career. These are some of the benefits we are delighted to offer:

  • Generous holiday allowance with the option to buy additional days
  • Health screening, eye care vouchers and private medical benefits
  • Wellbeing programs
  • Life assurance
  • Access to a competitive contributory pension scheme
  • Save As You Earn share option scheme
  • Travel Season ticket loan
  • Electric Vehicle Scheme
  • Optional Dental Insurance
  • Maternity, paternity and shared parental leave
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to emergency care for both the elderly and children
  • RECARES days, giving you time to support the charities and causes that matter to you
  • Access to employee resource groups with dedicated time to volunteer
  • Access to extensive learning and development resources
  • Access to employee discounts scheme via Perks at Work

About the Business

RX is in the business of building businesses for individuals, communities and organisations. We elevate the power of face-to-face events by combining data and digital products to create magical experiences and continual connections at over 400 events in 22 countries across 43 industry sectors. We are passionate about making a positive impact on society and we are fully committed to creating an inclusive work environment, a place where people can grow, thrive and make an impact. We embrace diverse talent and opinions to be the best place for our customers to build their business AND the best place for entrepreneurial people to build their careers. RX is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers.