Data Analyst

Recruiter
MERJE
Location
Wilmslow
Salary
£24,000 to £34,000
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As a Data Analyst, you will be responsible for delivering technical requirements within the team, providing analysis/recommendations, gathering/manipulating relevant data and managing the process through to delivery of insight that can be presented to the business.

The Client: An up and coming, medium sized, award winning challenger bank.

This Client does not provide sponsorship.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manipulating data sets, providing analysis and liaising with key stakeholders
  • Effectively manage the data used within the team for the different business lines ensuring relevant governance and consistency
  • Maximise the timely availability of management information.
  • Advise business users on best methods of accessing resources and assist with the design of efficient reporting solutions.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders to increase awareness of performance and drive its uptake
  • Keep on the forefront of developments in the data space and help grow the teams capabilities
  • Participate in team discussions on a range of areas (quality, design, standards, peer reviews).

Key Requirements:

  • Experience with analytical toolsets such as Python, R or SAS
  • Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL, Hive, Pig
  • Strong visual design skills in bringing insights to life
  • SQL Server 2008/2012/2014.
  • Strong technical experience in full Microsoft SQL Server stacks (SSAS, SSIS, SSRS).
  • Experience with Big Data environments (Hadoop / HBase) advantageous
  • Technical knowledge of Data Warehousing Methodologies
  • Front-end reporting including SSRS, Power BI and SharePoint/PerformancePoint
  • Knowledge and experience of industry best practice in comfortable applying advanced statistical approaches covering statistical modelling, machine learning algorithms, text mining, web analytics etc
  • Analytical mind-set with ability to frame business requirements into analytical solutions and clearly explain technical details to non-technical audience
  • Experience working with stakeholders and end-users to define, test, elicit and deliver technical and functional data and reporting solutions
  • Degree in relevant subject
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office especially Excel (manual VBA development)