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Discovery Analyst - (SQL, Excel, Power BI)


Job Number: 18692

Location: Acton Support Centre (123)

Contract: Full Time / Permanent


Data Discovery Analyst

About Us

Dixons Carphone is Europe’s number one electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, with more than 40,000 colleagues across nine countries, including the UK and Ireland. What’s more - we’re exploring extraordinary new markets, from wellness to security, so that in an ever more connected and constantly changing world, we can offer our customers the most comprehensive service.

The Team

As Reporting Analyst, you will joining our new Data Management function. The DMF is responsible for supporting the management of data assets for UK&I business.

The Position

As Reporting Analyst, you will analyse results from the automated discovery tools to create insights and provide recommendations to further the overall Data Discovery exercise.

You will:

  • Support the Data Discovery Manager in the implementation of the structured and unstructured data discovery and remediation activity
  • Analyse the results from the data discovery exercise and provide insights to the team so further actions can be identified.
  • Build a strong relationship with the process leads to ensure the actions as part of Data Process Inventory are tied to the Data Discovery workstream
  • Proactively identify gaps or broken processes & procedures with recommendations for possible fixes to ensure unstructured data is not regenerated on shared drives
  • Ensure Varonis outputs are in line with the retention rules and manage any potential issues
  • Support the Data Discovery Manager in building a direct line into IT to ensure continued support of Varonis is in place


Your Skills & Experience

  • Demonstrable proficiency in SQL, Excel and Power BI (or similar reporting tools)
  • Strong critical thinking, problem-solving skills, understanding of algorithms and appreciation of working with data
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to communicate report findings to different stakeholders
  • Experience with data classification and document tagging/indexing of unstructured data
  • Experience with data profiling and data mapping for unstructured data
  • Experience with the following tools ILM, Varonis, GroundLabs, SharePoint and Vault.
  • Working knowledge of document metadata and file system attributes


Rewards & Benefits

  • Competitive salary + bonus plan
  • Pension & Sharesave Scheme
  • Free onsite gym & relaxation rooms at North Acton HQ
  • Range of healthcare options
  • Childcare vouchers / Give as You Earn
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Employee discount and exclusive colleague deals  


It’s an exciting time to join us and find yourself a place in our growing success story, apply now.