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Data QA Engineer

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Recruiter: Sky
Listed on: 20th December 2021
Location: Isleworth
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.

The Global OTT Data Platforms (GOTTD) department has designed and built a real time data analytics platform using the latest cloud and open-source technologies. We stream billions of events each day to help our partner teams across Sky and Comcast deliver insights and analytics.

What you'll do:

* Collaborate with our various business, tech and project stakeholders to understand the data requirements and architecture to determine the success criteria's and ensuring these are met by the data products * Defining and executing test plans and test scripts to ensure quality of the data products being delivered. * Adherence to testing best practices and automated testing practices. * Working with multi-functional tech and business teams to define and continuously improve the process in delivering better quality data products. * Mentoring and coaching other members of the team, acting as a role model

What you'll bring:

* A passion for data and a data driven culture and experience in working with data systems * Experience in translating business requirements and acceptance criteria's into SQL/Unix based test scripts * Excellent SQL and basic UNIX skills to enable data analysis and perform data validation * Project experience on Google Cloud based stack (BigQuery, GKE) is a major advantage * Strong communication and interpersonal skills and a demonstrable ability to interact with business and Programme partners

Department overview:

We're the Product Hub. We're the team behind your favourite Sky products, and the platforms that power them. We make every moment magical, everywhere. Our team is made up of self-motivated, big thinkers who have a knack for solving problems and find new ways to captivate millions of customers by putting them at the heart of everything we do. From Sky Glass, Sky Q, Peacock and NOW to news and sports apps, we make entertainment even better and we can't wait to get started on what's next.

Global OTT Technology

With around 1,500 colleagues our Global OTT Technology team covers everything from global video engineering and client apps to reliability, security, metadata integration and more. We make our award-winning entertainment easily available for everyone by looking after all of the streaming services including NOW, Peacock and Sky Showtime.

The Rewards:

There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

* Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place * A generous pension package * Private healthcare * Discounted mobile and broadband * Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences

Where you'll work:


Our Osterley Campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Gunnersbury, Ealing Broadway and South Ealing tube stations. There's also plenty of bike shelters and showers.

On campus, you'll find 13 subsidised restaurants, cafes, and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.


We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we've been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we've committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We've also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.

At Sky we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're happy to discuss flexible working.

And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.

Why wait?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.

Just so you know: if your application is successful, we'll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.

Contact Name: Daniel hassall
Reference: TJ/8480/61006_1640012711
Job ID: 3021227

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