Data Collector

Lionbridge Limited
10 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Lionbridge (UK) Ltd have a 6 month role for a Data Collector, based in Stoke on Trent, working 37 hours per week Monday to Friday.

Position summary

  • The Data Collector is responsible for the collection and collation of technical data from a variety of Engineering and Manufacturing departments
  • Data Collectors gather information from a wide variety of sources such as equipment, databases, spreadsheets, corporate intranets, laboratory reports and meeting minutes. Required data is engineering-related and used to identify and improve quality, consistency and time to market for client products.
  • Data Collectors must be able to interpret complex technical data in simple and easy to understand ways.
  • Data Collectors also collate information into a complete package for transfer to a data analysis team for analysis and interpretation.
  • Data Collectors must be motivated and proactive, and be able to positively interact with many different departments and teams within a client organisation.

Job Duties

  • Collection and Collation of technical data from a wide variety of sources
  • Interpretation of complex technical data
  • Preparation of data/information packages for transfer to Data Analysis team

RESPONSIBILITIES (includes but not limited to)

  • Collect appropriate engineering data for usage in databases and conduct related research
  • Interview client stakeholders to identify relevant data resources
  • Work with clients to identify potential data sources required for analysis
  • Research databases, intranets and other data sources for relevant information
  • Collate all found data into single package for further analysis
  • Integrate collected data into statistical programs such as Minitab to perform analysis
  • Run reports and statistical analyses from Minitab, Excel and other software, following standard statistical methods
  • Identify accurate variables from original information or data and complete statistical analysis as required
  • Interpret data analysis results and provide written summary of data analysis
  • Write reports and prepare and deliver presentations of findings

Work relationships

  • Colleagues/Data Collectors
  • Customer Stakeholders
  • Team Leader, Data Collection
  • Project Coordinator (ME & TDS Programs)


  • Educated to GCSE level, (or equivalent), in English & Maths, Grade C or above
  • Experience in a technical environment preferred

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Must be detail oriented with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to understand and analyse various types of engineering data
  • Knowledge and experience of statistical methods and techniques
  • Experience of working with different kinds of data tools such as Excel, Minitab and other statistical programs to run basic data analysis
  • Able to work with different kinds of data, including databases, spreadsheets, etc.
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to adhere to all principles of confidentiality
  • Must value operating in a collaborative and cooperative environment
  • Able to show initiative, good judgement and resourcefulness
  • Ability to work remotely when required

Please Note:

  • All roles require you to obtain a Disclosure Scotland Certificate, before commencing employment with Lionbridge.
  • If you have not heard from us within 14 days, your application has not been successful.

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