Data Analyst

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
11 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Analyst Edinburgh- Salary Competitive Harvey Nash's client, a forward thinking organisation is undergoing a huge phase of growth in their Scottish offices, are looking to recruit a highly skilled Data Analyst to join their Financial Crime Team. It is a great opportunity for a talented analyst to join a rapidly growing team at the forefront of their technical teams. The Role: You will be joining a successful business and helping them provide high quality data analysis and data modelling used by the wider Financial Crime and Compliance Teams. You will take a lead role in the delivery and automation of business-critical projects and will support the Global Head of Platforms as well as liaising with stakeholders including, Fraud Investigators, Data Vendors and third party consultants. If you are a driven individual, this an opportunity for you to work within a fast-paced development environment and an organisation that values employee development and further progression. You can really make an impact throughout the data analysis, acquisition and prototyping phases in order to enhance their existing data sets and structures. About you: * You will have a strong Data background and will be fluent in SQL , SAS and a thorough knowlege of Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, Spark and Hive. * You will have very strong analytical skills coupled with excellent problem solving abilities, you'll be a highly experienced Analyst. * The ideal candidate will have a sound understanding of Financial Crime Risk Policies as well as Financial Crime Compliance Procedures. * Fluency in data query languages such as SQL , with past experience of working on large scale data mining projects. * Excellent organisational skills and ability to work alongside non technical teams to translate highly complex processes. * Qualified to degree level or equivalent commercial experience e.g Financial Services, Risk, Financial Crime, Data Modelling, Analytics. *The ideal candidate will have past experience in a similar setting, building data models with an ability to design technical solutions and analyse business problems. * You will have the ability to collaborate across the business and work in cross functional teams. * You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present confidently. * Ultimately, you will thrive in a fast paced environment and be capable of producing quality analytical results. In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded in the form of a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. For more information please send your most up to date CV to