10 days old
2017-11-142017-12-12

Data Analyst

Kansas City, MO 64105
  • Job Code
    586281

TECH DATA ANALYST


The ideal Data Analyst candidate will be a self-directed individual capable of assuming ownership in executing Business requirements, leading team activity, managing customer expectations and focused on delivering the right results at agreed upon timelines. The DA will be responsible for researching, analyzing and translating business requirements into technical data design and data model. Technical aptitude, programming skills, effective oral and written communication skills, and the ability to present insights in a clear concise and effective manner are critical and necessary in this role.


Knowledge & Skills:



  • Ability to be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and an excellent, creative problem-solver, with proven ability to successfully manage multiple disparate streams of work in a challenging, dynamic environment Experience with the Software Development Life Cycle and ETL Processes.
  • Technical expertise regarding data mining, database design development, data modelling, data governance and unit testing.
  • Ability to analyze, identify, extract, translate and transform business requirements into data points. Document data requirements, definitions, data dependencies and relevant business rules through various methods including independent data analysis and group discussions.
  • Strong interpersonal and consultative skills to translate and understand reporting requirements. Ability to work as part of a team, as well as work independently or with minimal direction Collaborate and work closely with Business analyst, System and Cloud data architects, ETL Integration specialists and Power BI dashboard development team to develop source to target technical mapping document. Proficient in data transformation, consolidating data from multiple disparate sources, develop process workflows and wireframe sketches to help business design effective dashboard solutions.
  • Design and develop data models using Erwin Data Modeler and apply best practices for optimum performance of the models.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills and must possess exceptional ability to work well with individuals and teams at all levels, across all division's.
  • Proficiency in developing creative Power point visual presentations to effectively communicate and articulate the value of analytic deliverables.
  • Demonstrate solid organizational and time management skills with ability to perform detailed tasks with high degree of accuracy and work and perform under pressure.
  • Document project specific processes and data flows, data dependencies, data definitions and relevant business rules. Establish data dictionaries to support the buildout of a data governance infrastructure. Leverage industry best practices in establishing repeatable BI practices, principles & processes


Requirements:



  • Master's or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Data Science, MIS, Mathematics or related area and Demonstrated analytical and computer proficiency necessary through a combination of work and class work.
  • 5+ years of experience as a programmer, programmer/analyst, systems analyst, database analyst, database manager, or data warehouse specialist. Advanced relational database proficiency in SQL, with the ability to design and execute advanced database queries.
  • Database experience in DB2, Microsoft SQL Server required. Knowledge of various database platforms and experience with one or more of the following, Power BI, Informatica, Azure Cloud, IoT, MuleSoft, Splunk, AQT, ErWin Data Modeling.
  • Experience with warehouse data extraction/transformation and load tools, as well as metadata repository tools.
  • Proficient with MS Office tools like PowerPoint, MS Project, Visio, Excel and Word. Strong written and oral communication skills.

Categories

  • Information Technology

Randstad utilizes a technology-driven focus with a human touch to provide better staffing and business solutions to organizations around the world. Our team of experts match professionals with available career opportunities in a variety of fields.

Featured Jobs

Career News

Share this job:

Data Analyst

Randstad Technologies
Kansas City, MO 64105

Share this job

Data Analyst

Randstad Technologies
Kansas City, MO
US

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast