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Date: 14-Jan-2018

Location: Watford, Greater London, GB

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

Variety and Challenge. Growth and Opportunity.

 

In the retail business, we move fast. We’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. And the fast pace brings variety and challenge, along with continued growth and opportunity.

 

Explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the world’s leading off-price retailer of clothing and homeware worldwide. Our retail chains include TK Maxx in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense and tkmaxx.com in the United Kingdom; TK Maxx in Australia; TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the United States; and Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada. In 2016, TJX had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 shops and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Model, design, build, test and maintain applications using Tableau and Alteryx. Working directly with the business consumers, deliver capability iteratively and quickly leveraging the full capabilities of the tool. 
  • Lead the development activity of the Analytics Innovation team - prioritizing development tasks, providing guidance and resolving issues. Lead the technical design of these solutions.
  • Work collaboratively with other IT areas and 3rd parties in local and global locations.
  • Ensure ongoing operational stability of key analytics applications in production by working with support and administration teams.
  • Maintain, improve and enforce best practices for Analytics including; design, build and implementation phases across projects and business as usual processes
  • Collaborate and work with Business users and business analysts, database administrators, and managers, to design and develop analytics solutions. 
  • Train and support power users/data analysts in usage of Analytics solutions as part of project roll-outs.
  • Work with Governance and data quality teams to ensure adherence of data standards within applications. 

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • Extensive hands on development experience with Tableau and Alteryx both integrating data and delivering highly impactful visualizations.
  • Hands on development experience with Cognos (v10.2 or v11), TM1 (v10+) or PowerBI is also desirable.
  • Experience developing within an Agile/DevOps environment.
  • Experience with working with Kimball style data warehouses and Hadoop based data sources (eg MapR) is desirable.
  • Ability to work both independently and within teams as a Developer/Lead
  • Sound understanding of any business domains associated in previous work engagements (previous Retail experience is a bonus)
  • Excellent verbal and written technical communication skills. Ability to discuss technical concepts directly with Business users.

 

 



What's In It For You?

 

As proud as we are of our past success, it’s our future that excites us most. We strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and a competitive salary and benefits package. Share our determination to think bolder and bigger, and be part of our future. Apply now.


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