Data Analyst

Adam Appointments
10 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for a truly unique opportunity with a global leader in the financial services arena, This is an opportunity to join a growing and evolving team in a newly created position where you can shape the role. You will be one of the first members of this team in Edinburgh! This role will give you access to market leading data tools and technology solutions, working alongside the finest in the industry. The role holder will be responsible for the identification, acquisition and analysis of data used by the Financial Intelligence Unit to assess and analyse financial crime and reputational risk for all of the Bank’s clients. This will require working closely with the IT development team and FIU analysts, and dealin with both internal system owners and external data vendors. You will be part of a small team and report up into the Global Head of Technology, FIU, who is responsible for all activity across the multiple workstreams of the FIU Development team. We're looking for (detailed spec available): Sound understanding of data types and be fluent in data query language Experience in areas such as Data Architecture, Data Integration, Data Analytics, Data Governance and Data Quality. Working with a range of data tools for example, SQL, SAS, Datanomic, Teradata, Access/Excel, VBA Understanding of Big Data technologies such as Hadoop and Spark from an analytics point of view Scripting/macro development or similar programming skills Experience with data transformation Good organisational skills with project management experience This is a new role in a recently merged function so you must be able to work comfortably within a fluid and developing environment. You'll need considerable entrepreneurial spirit to identify and realise opportunities and as the data you'll be exposed to is sensitive, and therefore risky, information, you'll need to exercise sound judgement in working with and protecting it. This unique role will provide many exciting and rewarding challenges and will give you the chance to work alongside some of the industry’s finest. Please contact us to discuss this great role in confidence. Adam Appointments is the only Scottish agency specialising exclusively in Corporate Governance recruitment.