Data Technology Solutions – Junior Web developer
Who we are looking for
The use of data is becoming more and more important to our clients. To meet this growing demand, we are significantly investing in our practice to offer a wide range of data-related services, from data governance and data quality, through to strategy development, visualisation and advanced modelling and analytics.
We are currently looking for an experienced data practitioner to join our fast growing Data & Analytics in Assurance (DAA) team. We have ambitious plans and are looking for individuals who can develop and build our go-to-market propositions and excel in client delivery.
About our team
PwC work with some of the largest UK and international organisations. These organisations are collecting and using more data than ever before to drive their business, serve their customers and to meet expected standards and regulatory requirements. As data becomes more integral to the operations and management of businesses, the businesses and environments in which they operate are becoming more complex. This introduces new and ongoing challenges that organisations need to face in order to understand and make effective and efficient use of the data that they hold. It is essential that we are equipped to help our clients face these challenges and take advantage of the opportunities that new techniques and technologies present.
Our DAA team work with clients to deliver crucial insight through data analytics, advanced modelling and data visualisation. We also help our clients to establish the right controls, processes and structures to ensure that decisions are based on accurate information. We often assure that information and data provided to regulators and third parties is accurate, complete and can be trusted.
What makes us different is our ability to combine data analytics and assurance with our other offerings across the firm, enabling us to provide truly innovative services and solutions to our clients.
Our Data Technology Solutions centre of excellence based in Birmingham is a specialist team of 19 full time computer programmers and technology enthusiasts who help solve client’s problems through the delivery of web enabled technologies. The team’s core proposition is to develop innovative subscription based products and services which combine the latest technologies with PwC’s deep subject matter expertise and industry knowledge.
You will gain exposure to working with a broad and high profile client base, including FTSE250, financial services and public sector clients. We have ambitious growth plans and are looking for highly motivated and skilled programmers (web and database) who can develop, support and maintain software solutions
About the role
PwC’s strength is our ability to work with our clients on the key issues that impact their business and utilise industry leading data analysis techniques and approaches as part of excellence in client delivery.
We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join our DAA team. People with the right blend of hands-on data experience, an eye for innovation to help us build client offerings and an understanding of the markets in which we work.
As a member of the DAA team in Data Technology Solutions you will be responsible for:
As Junior Web Programmer, you will be responsible for delivering web and data related projects to support our clients. Your work may cover the following:
Using wireframe tools (e.g. Axure) to design client websites and applications;
Writing design and functional specifications for software;
Developing websites to collect and analyse data, including dynamic dashboards and reports;
Testing applications to ensure they are secure and meet the agreed requirements;
Providing technical support to resolve bugs and issues in existing applications;
Data analysis to help identify business improvement opportunities for our clients;
A passion for solving complex problems, being innovative and a constant desire to keep learning and developing your skill sets.
A solid mathematical and computer programming background is essential, particularly in web and database programming languages. Knowledge and experience of at least two of the following:
Website development using one or more of following:
ASP.NET 4 or above
UI and UX design capabilities.
Relational database design and programming in SQL (preferably SQL Server) and data manipulation
Minimum of a Bachelor degree (2.1) in a related subject (e.g. Computer Science or Mathematics)