Data & Analytics Analyst

  • 36982
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • New York, United States
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  • Mar 10, 2020
Consulting
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Design, build, maintain, and optimize data visualizations and other self-service tools to provide actionable insights that enhance business decision making.
  • Shape best practices in visualization to deliver an excellent end user experience.
  • Leverage full range of Tableau platform technologies to design and implement production ready solutions and create advanced BI visualizations.
  • Perform data analysis and identify business trends that can be turned into actionable insights.
  • Partner with business stakeholders to define their reporting and analytics needs and develop solutions for delivering against them.
  • Champion the use of data and analytics technologies to drive efficiencies in the production and consumption of management reporting.
  • Assist in development and delivery of new data sets, metrics and analytics content to support business strategic decisions.
  • Assist with the identification and deployment of efficiencies and enhancements in reporting and analytics.
  • Assist with the development, training and support of the analytics community to ensure awareness and proficiency on tools and available data models.
  • Champion utilization of business intelligence technology across functional roles throughout the organization.
  • Provide support and expertise in data and analytics to the various analytics teams in their efforts to convert their offline reporting models to the technologies available as part of the data and analytics initiative.
  • Set up tools and processes for effective data management.
  • Partner with technology groups to define data requirements for business intelligence visualizations and tools.
  • Partner with technology and the various data owners to ensure timeliness and accuracy of the data sets available in the data store.
  • Partner with the technology groups to ensure timely and accurate delivery of planned enhancements.
  • Participate in the on-going development of the business intelligence and data warehousing functions within the wider organization.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelors / MS in a quantitative discipline e.g., applied mathematics, statistics, computer science, information systems, econometrics, or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in business analytics and business support functions.
  • 3+ years of experience working with Tableau software to design, develop, and deploy business dashboards.
  • Experience in managing/maintaining Tableau sites and projects ensuring a consistent design, deployment, and maintenance process is followed.
  • Experience in Agile delivery methodology in a data and analytics context.
  • Deep understanding of data warehouse processes, dimensional modeling and ETL/Integration.
  • Knowledge of industry standard Business Intelligence tools, such as: Oracle, Business Objects, etc.
  • Experience with statistical programming, a plus.
  • Experience with multiple RMDB’s such as SQL Server, Oracle.
  • Strong Excel, PowerPoint skills.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization for the U.S. without sponsorship.
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills required.
  • Ability to drive exploration and draw conclusions from multiple data sets.
  • Strong spirit of innovation, self-starter, independent, and with ability to come up with solutions to meet business problems.
  • Self-directed who can interpret data to understand trends and derive meaningful business insights for senior executives with little oversight.
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently while also enjoying collaboration with cross-functional teams and other analysts.
  • Strong desire to learn new skills and pass knowledge acquired onto others.
  • Keen attention to detail with deep quantitative and analytical skills and demonstrated capacity to solve problems and enhance reporting.
  • Strong relationship building skills and ability to build alignment among customers and key stakeholders with demonstrated experience influencing without authority.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, deadline driven, highly dynamic atmosphere and react quickly to changes and shifting priorities.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to translate numbers into a story.
  • You need to be curious by nature, understand how data is produced in our various underlying systems and how reporting and analytics content is compiled so that data can be turned into actionable business insights to support the firm’s strategy.