Senior Data Analyst
Opportunity: Senior Data Analyst
Date Posted: October 7, 2015
Duration: 3-6 Months
About the Opportunity
Our client is a publicly traded investment holding company. This position is responsible for analysing current and potential systems for conversion and integration for the client. The Senior Data Analyst manipulates, modifies integrations and maintains data structures and associated components in a team environment and mentors the Data Analyst.
Assimilate, in-depth, knowledge of all company data structures and interfaces
Analyse current and potential systems for conversion and integration scenarios
Participate in requirements gathering, design sessions and technical reviews
Work closely with Business Analysts and users to define system scope and objectives
Assimilate, integrate, and interface technical knowledge with business/system requirements
Produce written deliverables for system specifications and support documentation including formal process mapping, glossaries, data dictionary, requirements, technical design, system testing and implementation activities
Design and implement Business Intelligence delivery approaches using Dashboards, Alerts, Queries, Reports, Stored Procedures etc.
University degree in Computer Science or equivalent education and experience.
Professional certification in database administration or working towards certification
A minimum of three (3) years experience in data analysis and design/architecture.
In-depth Relational database knowledge (SQL Server, Oracle)
Experience with report writing tools (Crystal reports, SSRS, Actuate reports)
Basic programming skills PL/SQL and T-SQL
Experience with data quality best practices and industry tools, particularly with complex inter-relationship data
Broad knowledge of function and characteristics of database architecture, design and associated system development
Ability to analyse and develop solutions to data reporting requirements
Basic ESB skills (Biz Talk preferred) combined with data mining experience
Working knowledge of business/financial concepts
This is a 3 – 6 Months Contract with Fulltime possibility