Data Visualization Specialist

  • 34621
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • New York, United States
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  • Jan 28, 2019
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop and maintains reports created in data visualization software.
  • Provides recurring and special ad-hoc reports for global audience within requested timeframes.
  • Develops complex and customized reports, both on a proactive basis to address client needs as well as in response to user requests.
  • Works in conjunction with project design team on new and innovative reporting solutions and, as requested, perform business analysis and troubleshooting tasks.
  • Prioritize assigned projects & requests by need, with guidance from managers.
  • Provide creative solutions to new problems as they arise.
  • Troubleshoot and advise support teams on data usage/data issues as needed for proprietary applications.
  • Interest in understanding driving factors behind analysis results and ability internally communicate findings with appropriate business context.
  • Provides training to other employees on advanced and complex reporting concepts, as needed.
  • Prepares documentation for report specifications or Quality Assurance testing.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • 4-year college degree.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in data visualization role or related work preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of available information and structure of all application and reporting databases.
  • Strong computer skills for using a wide range of software, including Cognos ReportStudio, Cognos QueryStudio, Cognos Workspace, Cognos PowerPlay/Transformer, SQL, SQL Developer, Python, Tableau, Power BI and MS Office.
  • Strong ability to be organized and pay strict attention to detail.
  • Strong analytic skills for constant review of complex spreadsheets and reports.
  • Thorough knowledge of insurance/reinsurance concepts preferred.
  • Good ability to prioritize workload according to volume, urgency, etc.
  • Strong verbal and writing skills for internal communications.
  • High degree of initiative to take lead role on assignments and to manage projects to completion.
  • Strong ability to work cooperatively with others.