Senior Data Processing Executive - Data Science - SQL Programming

From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client are a Global leader within market intelligence established since the 70’s. Today the business operates in over 80 countries employing over 15,000 employees globally. They are currently looking to recruit a Senior Data Processing Executive to support with technical delivery of research projects using a variety of applications such as UNIX/LINUX, SQL and statistical packages such as Quantum. This role will be based out of West London Head Office.

Reporting to Head of Operations and Data Science, principle duties include;

  • To produce accurate analysis of market research questionnaires
  • To recode and restructure data to formats required by internal and external clients
  • Organisation and delivery of complex projects and resolve problems swiftly
  • To write basic logic routine checks to follow questionnaire routing
  • To participate in job set-up meetings to ensure clear understanding of project requirements
  • To advise researchers on the most efficient way, from a Data Processing perspective to produce data and analysis deliverables
  • Engage and support team work and collaboration
  • To produce accurate data collection scripts of market research questionnaires
  • To set-up and activate CATI and offline CAPI projects including quota set-up and working with sample files
  • To advise researchers on the most efficient way, from a Data Processing perspective to produce data collection scripts
  • Person Specification

  • Significant scripting and data processing experience required in a market research agency or related area is essential
  • Excellent knowledge and proven track record in Quantum
  • SPSS statistics (including syntax)
  • Good Microsoft office skills essential in particular MS Excel 2016
  • UNIX/LINUX skills desirable but not essential
  • SQL experience and other programming (e.g. Python) experience useful but not essential
  • Excellent communication and team work skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Knowledge and proven track record in UNICOM (previously IBM SPSS Data Collection) aka Dimensions IOM including some experience of writing functions and subroutines and working with non-Dimensions objects such as database connections
  • Dimensions IOM for offline CAPI experience desirable but not essential
  • Dimensions IOM for offline CATI experience including Quota set-up and working with sample files desirable but not essential
  • Sample management scripting desirable but not essential
  • Experience of HTML, CSS & JavaScript desirable but not essential
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