Data Lead Job at i6 Group, Ltd. – in Manchester

Business Overview:
i6 Group is a global, fast growing software business developing software and equipment for the aerospace industry. We have developed the broadest, fully functioned cloud-based solutions next-generation management and mobile platform for aviation fuelling and business aviation and are expanding our operations from the UK across Europe, India, Canada, USA and Australia. We work with the world’s largest airlines including British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, JetBlue, Delta, Air Canada and Lufthansa and all the major fuel suppliers at many major airports.

You will be responsible for establishing and leading our Data, Visualisation and Insights product team within our development team. You will have a background in data science and analysis within a software development environment.

Our platform gathers data from multiple airlines, airports, refuelling companies and other service providers including operational information, timing information, status timestamps at over 130 airport locations world-wide and continuing to grow.

Within the bounds of our data sharing agreements with our customers, we want to ensure that we are maximising the use of data, insights and visualisation to drive the most value in terms of efficient, robust operations, improving the value proposition to our customers through using our platform, and improving the working of the markets in which we operate.

Lead and own the data insights & visualisation product team

Manage data governance and drive data quality, consistency and reliability across the business

Establish good data take-on, flow, processing and usage principles within our platform

Evangelise the value of data insight and visualization to differentiate our platform

Protect our data from incorrect usage or delivery to the wrong place

Essential skills & Experience:
Experience with managing large, complex, growing data-sets

Familiarity with tools that deliver automated customer facing data solutions, visualisations and insights

Working with backend-developers and infrastructure teams to build robust data pipelines and solutions

Curious and investigative approach to finding solutions

Ability to extract insights from data

Excellent knowledge of SQL

Desirable skills & experience:
Experience in the aviation, accounting or financial markets

Knowledge of MongoDB would be beneficial

Familiarity with some of the tools in Google Cloud Platform (BigQuery, Google Data Studio, AI Platform etc.) would be a plus

Experience in building robust data pipelines using modern tools such as DBT

Relevant higher education qualification preferred but not imperative

Remuneration: £ Negotiable on experience/skills

Full time position (09:00-17:30, Mon-Fri, flexible hours) – some flexible working possible

25 days holiday

Pension scheme – 5% company contribution

Medical Insurance

On-site parking

Social Activities:
Regular team quiz night and games night


Quarterly social events such as Top Golf, bowling, escape rooms

Team meals

Lunchtime Running Club

Job Location: Manchester, we also offer flexible and remote working options.

Job Type: Full-time


About the Company

Company: i6 Group, Ltd. –

Company Location:  Manchester

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About i6 Group, Ltd. -