UM for Network Rail
Making evidence-based decisions matters
If problem solving and collecting data matters to you, you matter to us.
A Data Analyst Apprenticeship with Network Rail provides you with the chance to find out how data can be used in order to answer questions and solve problems. In your role, you will play a crucial part in helping to make decisions more evidence-based and, most importantly, help Network Rail operate more effectively.
Our Data Analyst Apprentices will be joined by experienced colleagues who will help you learn and develop. Once you work independently, you can apply your skills to help with the successful management of some of our biggest projects.
We offer generous study support with our apprenticeships and once you complete your qualification, there are multiple career options for you to further your development within Network Rail.
You will begin with a competitive starting salary, and this will increase throughout the scheme as you develop.
The scheme lasts for two years.
You will be based in York , Doncaster , London
The scheme will be a combination of online and classroom-based study.
Who you are matters
We’re looking for sharp thinkers and those with a curious mind. People who enjoy working in a team but are also confident to work alone with their own judgement to make decisions.
No one day will be the same in this role. You’ll be working in different areas and aspects of Network Rail as you learn about the future of the business and its contribution to the country.
At Network Rail, we invest in your future, exposing you to the different areas and aspects because you will play a key role in future of the organisation and its contribution to the country. In return, we respect individuals who are driven, hardworking and uphold Network Rail’s values and behaviours.
What you’ll be doing
You’ll get hands-on experience working across multiple projects which will help you develop an understanding of how evidence-based analysis plays a vital role in the running of Network Rail. You’ll become a pro in data handling and will be taught a range of analytical techniques to help identify and predict trends and patterns in data. You’ll play a key part in investigating and solving complex problems to prevent their reoccurrence. As data analysis is such a fast-moving environment, it’s imperative that you keep informed of industry trends including data languages, tools, software and lessons learnt elsewhere.
What you’ll get out of it
Once you’ve completed the Level 4 Data Analyst apprentice programme, you will have the opportunity to progress further within Network Rail.
The opportunities it leads to
Many of the apprentices further their career progression within Network Rail, taking on roles such as Planner or Programme Controls Manager.
Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship
Cycle to work scheme
Free or subsidised travel
Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:
Work Location: One location
Expected start date: 01/09/2023