Data EngineerData and Data Science

Are you a recent graduate in Data or similar that wants to kick start their career? Look no further as have an exciting opportunity to join the Asda Head office Data Team.

Working within the Data and Analytics team, you will produce complex data science models to identify and deliver business value across several key business processes. We support all areas of the business ranging from space optimisation in stores to analysing reasons for poor product availability within our stores.

“That's more like it.”

“Find your role”

You will be part of a team within a diverse data function, as well as supporting activities across the wider organisation, requiring a strong team work ethic and a desire to develop working relationships.

As Asda moves through its digital and data transformation, you’ll be joining Asda at the right time. Leveraging data and analytics is a foundation to Asda’s transformation strategy and you would be at the very heart of this!

“Let's find out about you.”

  • Comfortable with languages such as Python or SQL for data processing and manipulation.
  • Understand how to extract, Transform, and load data from different sources into data lakes.
  • Understanding of data modelling, storing, and managing data.
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms like Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Basic understanding of machine learning concepts and using machine learning models for predictive analytics.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams including data scientists, analysts, and business stakeholders to understand requirements and deliver solutions aligned with business goals.
  • Willingness to stay updated Enthused by with the latest technologies and trends in data engineering and keen to continuously improve skills through self-learning and professional development opportunities.

“Find your everything at Asda” - bringing brighter living within everyone's reach.

We are passionate about creating a diverse and inclusive workforce, representative of the communities we serve, and are creating ways to inspire diverse talent to join Asda.

Take time to complete your online application, it really is the best way to make a good first impression. Once we received your application, we use a range of techniques to narrow down the field and help us find our ideal candidates.

If you are successful at each stage, you will progress to the next. This will include:

  • A technical assessment
  • Three, quick video interview questions
  • A half-day assessment centre at Asda House

All candidates must have the continuous right to work in the UK and any offer of employment is conditional upon this requirement. Asda do not provide sponsorship for our graduate and apprenticeship programmes.

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Rewards and Recognition

Benefits you’ll only find here

10% off Asda pet insurance

10% off selected Asda Pharmacy services

10% off Asda Tyres

20% Asda Travel insurance

30% off Asda Mobile bundles

Free remote GP service

Available to you, your partner and your children, 24/7, year round.

Pension

Save for retirement with up to 7% matched contributions from Asda.

Free physiotherapy consultations

Helping you and your partner take care of yourselves with 8 free sessions per year.

Colleague discounts

10% off at our stores year round – get discounts on groceries and George clothes year round, and even special double discount events.

Company car

Choose a brand new electric company car or a cash allowance within certain roles, the choice is yours.

Confidential support helpline

Find free emotional, practical, and financial support that’s fully confidential, through a helpline that’s available 24/7, year round.

Cycle to work

Buy a bike through this scheme and save on tax and national insurance.

Financial support

Find financial wellbeing tools and support, including the ability to stream your pay.

Free eye tests

Head to our in store opticians for a free checkup and take care of your vision.

Bonus

Sharing our success with a discretionary bonus scheme that really rewards your contributions.

Cancer support

Guidance and support for you and your family, from before diagnosis, to treatment and beyond.

Paid time off

From holiday to sick leave and other types of leave, such as parental leave.

Mental health support

Access free mental health support for you and your family.

Hybrid working

Work where it works if you’re in a role that can be done remotely.

Mortgage advice

Whether you’re a first-time buyer, renewing your mortgage, looking at buy to lets, or simply after some advice in getting a mortgage, get free* unbiased advice through the Mortgage Advice Bureau (MAB), one the UKs largest mortgage brokers.

Support and advice with care

If you’re supporting older family or friends with care and support, find free, confidential information, expert support, and guidance about later life care for your loved ones through the Legal & General Care Concierge service.

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Making huge strides ahead with brand new systems, from AI to cloud computing, our Data & Data Analytics teams are leading us into the next generation of data.

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Work where it works

Here at Asda, we think that the best way to work is to do it where it works best. That’s why all of our teams who are able to work from home, work with each other to figure out a pattern that works for you all, and the business needs. So you can get the most out of work, whether that’s at home, the office, or both.

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Meet The Recruiter

Daniel Wood

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Data

Connect with Daniel Wood

I recruit for… Data,

A bit about me and my role...
I have been with Asda since 2022, looking after Tech and Data recruitment.

A fun fact about me...
I am a keen golfer on the quest to a single figure handicap.

My favourite Asda product is...
Anything from the Asda Sushi counter.

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