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Senior Data Analyst

Date: 30-Nov-2022

Location: Oxford/ Hybrid, GB

Company: Nominet

We’re Nominet – a world-leading domain name registry. For over 25 years, we’ve been operating at the heart of internet infrastructure. While we're best known for running .UK domains, we also help protect public services from cyber threat.


Our aim is to create a world which is more connected, inclusive and secure. We know that technology has the power to transform lives by creating opportunities and providing support where it’s needed most.


As a public benefit company, our work funds the ability to make a positive impact on society. We’ve donated millions to projects that use technology to improve peoples’ lives and have committed to delivering £60m worth of support over the next three years.


We understand the impact the Internet has on the environment and are committed to helping the UK reach Net Zero by 2050. We’re already a Carbon Neutral company through offsetting our emissions and will continue to work on reducing our footprint.


About the role

This is a chance to join our Insights Team as a Senior Data Analyst with the opportunity to lead key project deliverables as we undertake an insights transformation programme which will create a step change in Nominet’s ability to gain insights from data.


You will shape out approach to putting data and insights in the hands of the business driving decision making and having a real impact on how things are done. 


The Insights team sits at the heart of the business, meaning you will be working with a real variety of data that could be about registered domains, customers, finance or technical performance to name a few. You will work with data experts across the business to use your analytical skills to deliver insights that have an impact across the business.   
The essential bits 


This is a senior role in the team so you will be a project lead on key data deliveries for the business. You will also be expected to take the lead in key activities for our Insights Transformation project including defining processes and best practice for how we deliver dashboards and analysis. Though you won’t have direct line management experience you will be expected to coach and support more junior team members.


You will have extensive experience delivering BI dashboards in a tool such as PowerBI, Tableau or Qliksense, putting data in the hands of the business. You will have the ability to visualise data in imaginative ways telling a story to drive business insights. You will have considerable experience with tools SQL to query and manipulate data for reports and analysis. As well as using a tool like python, R or SAS to carry out complex data analysis to support business decisions.

About you and your experience 

With considerable data analysis experience you will have a true passion for creating insight and value add analytics. You will be used to working with business stakeholders to understand the outcome they are trying to achieve and then using your technical skills to analyse and visualise data in imaginative ways to deliver great outcomes.


You’ll be able to harness your experience to deliver strategic solutions to problems whether these are complex data deliverables for the business or looking at what tools we use as an organisation and what processes we use as team. You will also be able to use your skills to get business stakeholders and more junior team members thinking about problems from a data perspective.


Data protection

If you choose to explore an opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Nominet, these details will be held by Nominet for 12 months in accordance with our Privacy Policy and used by our recruitment team and hiring managers in the process to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunities at Nominet.  If you would like Nominet to delete or update your details at any time, please follow the steps set out in the Privacy Policy describing your individual rights.  If you have any questions about Nominet’s data protection practices, please email:


Equal opportunities

Cybersecurity is a community effort. That’s why we’re committed to building an inclusive, diverse community that celebrates and welcomes everyone – unless they’re a cybercriminal, of course.


We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and we’d encourage you to join us whatever your background.


We consider everyone equally: your race, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, ability, marital status, nationality, or any other protected characteristic won’t affect your application.


We want to give you every opportunity to show us your best self, so if there are any adjustments we could make to the recruitment and selection process to support you, please let us know.


Security checks


All roles working for Nominet will be subject to a Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) check. Some roles due to the nature of their work, will require additional security clearance.


Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with us.

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