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Senior BI Developer

Deadline for applications: N/A

Contract type: Full time - permanent

Job overview

As a highly commercial, rapidly expanding business, Study Group needs to be able to remain agile and flexible. Robust business intelligence is essential, and the job of Senior BI Developer is seen as a very important one.

In this job you’ll be at the forefront of Study Group’s drive for the BI team to partner more closely with other business operations. You’ll work within the marketing team, partnering with your stakeholders to design solutions to data analysis challenges. As well as report development, in this job you’ll be involved in a wide range of other activities like user training, ETL system maintenance and dashboard development.

Key responsibilities

BI Report Development

  • Enhance the quality and processing of current reports
  • Design and develop new BI reports
  • Implement new report delivery methods such as bursting, mobile applications, etc.

User Training

  • Prepare training notes on BI reports
  • Conduct remote and onsite user training

ETL System Maintenance

  • Understanding the current ETL regime
  • Maintain the data quality and governance
  • Troubleshooting ETL issues

Study Info Dashboard Development

  • Analyse the dashboard requirement of various stakeholders
  • Acquire necessary skill set and training on IBM Cognos
  • Development of dashboard solutions

Experience and Qualifications required

You’ll probably have a degree in maths, statistics, science or an IT related discipline, and at least three years BI development experience in a commercial environment. You’ll have experience of Cognos (this is non negotiable), and T-SQL/SQL Server. Qualifications in data analytics, visualisation or big data techniques would be useful.

You’ll have superb data analytical and problem solving skills, but you’ll also be an effective communicator, able to understand the “marketing mindset” and communicate in an effective and engaging manner.

About Study Group

Study Group is a global leader in preparing students for international academic success and rewarding careers through a transformational learning experience. Our global recruitment teams enrolled over 30,000 students from 142 countries in 2018. The universities we work with trust us to increase their international footprint, access student diversity and provide assured progression, so they can continue to focus on academic excellence.

Organisational compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

Study Group processes your information in line with data protection regulations. Please see our Candidate Privacy Policy.

How to apply

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. If you are interested in finding out more then please submit a CV on our jobs board and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

What does a role at Study Group mean?


We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.


We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.


We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.


We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.