Location: Flexible in the UK, remote-working
We’re making zero carbon happen
We’re OVO Group, a big family of companies united by a single vision: to get to zero carbon, fast.
We call this Plan Zero – and it shows how we’ll be fighting the climate crisis and transforming the way people use energy over the next decade. To do this, we need the sharpest minds. Are you up for the challenge?
So much has changed since we launched in 2009. Our goal remains the same though: make energy cheaper, greener, and simpler. Just as it was on day one.
Everyone belongs at OVO
Our aim is to build a diverse and inclusive movement: teams of brilliant people, with unique talents, skills, passions, and experiences.
We encourage everyone to join us, whatever your gender identity, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, life experience, or background. So please come as you are – we can’t wait to meet you.
Where in the world of OVO will I be working?
At OVO Home Services, we bring peace of mind to over 300,000 homeowners, by
protecting them from unexpected repair costs – and helping them to keep their
homes running efficiently. Our fairly-priced insurance plans cover boilers, central
heating, plumbing, drains or electrics. Offering 24/7 emergency support from over
4,000 engineers – famed for their service!
You will be working in a fast paced environment as a Data Warehouse Engineer
within our Data team at OVO Home Services. We have the responsibility for
building, maintaining, and refining our data warehouse which serves all our brands
to create a single source of truth for Home Services.
We are a team who are determined to get the basics right when it comes to data
and plan to make a difference by delivering robust data solutions capable of
providing accurate reporting and insight across our organisation.
What will I be doing?
Data is the foundation of everything we do at OVO, and to deliver our vision we
need curious, tenacious people who can turn this data, and their knowledge, into
strategy and actions.
This year we are working on a key data warehousing and systems project as we
bring together two major business areas within Home Services. We are looking for
a Data Warehouse Engineer with a detailed knowledge of data warehousing and
data management to join us to help deliver this project.
In addition, as a Data Warehouse Engineer within the team, you will actively
contribute to the learning and development of others in the team, collaborating
with your teammates and helping to contribute to each other's success.
You will have good experience with databases, structures, and cloud technologies
as well as specific ETL pipeline and data warehouse development expertise.
You will be joining a team passionate about developing a quality product following
an agile methodology. You will be encouraged to continually improve our products,
tools and processes to produce efficient and robust solutions.
Your main focus will be on the Google Cloud Platform, specifically BigQuery
development within Dataform, but expertise in SQL, ETL, data analysis, cloud-based
data warehousing and cloud-based data platforms will be utilitsed as part of this
Is this the job for me?
Ideally you will have:
● Experience developing complex data architectures, working alongside data
analysts to provide quality data sets
● A track record of developing and maintaining a data warehouse within a
● An excellent working knowledge of cloud based data technologies, with
proven technical skills and an ability to learn quickly on the job
● Genuine excitement about developing products to positively impact both
our customers and internal teams
● The ability to think creatively and thrive off direct responsibility and delivering
● The ability to see the bigger picture and understand how a wide range of
data sources can link together
● An ability to handle change well, with experience working in a fast-paced
● Excellent interpersonal skills, with both outstanding verbal and written
Brilliant benefits for a world-changing team
Our people are at the heart of Plan Zero. That’s why we offer plenty of green benefits and progressive policies to make you feel at home.
For starters, you’ll get 34 days of holiday (including bank holidays).
Then there’s Flex Pay. It’s an extra 9% of your salary on top of your core pay to use as you like. You can take it as cash, add to your pension, or choose to spend it on a huge range of flex benefits.
Here’s a taster of what’s on offer:
For your health
With benefits like a healthcare cash plan or private medical insurance depending on your career level, critical illness cover, life assurance, health assessments, and more
For your wellbeing
With gym membership, gadget, travel and cyber insurance, workplace ISA, will writing services, DNA testing, dental insurance, and more
For your lifestyle
With extra holiday buying, discount dining, culture cards, tech loans, and supporting your favourite charities with give-as-you-earn donations
For your home
Get up to £300 off any OVO Energy plan (when you pay by Direct Debit), plus personal carbon offsetting and great discounts on smart thermostats and EV chargers
For your commute
Nab a great deal on ultra-low emission car leasing, plus our cycle to work scheme and public transport season ticket loans
Want to hear about our full range of flexible benefits and progressive people policies? Our People Team can tell you everything you need to know.
Oh, and one last thing...
We’d be thrilled if you tick off all our boxes yet we also believe it’s just as important we tick off all of yours. And if you think you have most of what we’re looking for but not every single thing, go ahead and hit apply. We’d still love to hear from you!