The Data Analyst will be proficient in identifying and interpreting trends and patterns in complex and large data sets. The analyst will need to convey these findings to both technical and non-technical stakeholders in written, report, and verbal forms. The capability to apply advanced analysis using statistical techniques, out-of-the-box machine learning procedures, and other domain-specific methodologies is desirable.
Data Analyst Responsibilities
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Develop and execute SQL queries, extract data in support of analyses, and performs reporting tasks from information systems.
Demonstrate skill developing qualitative and quantitative measurement, summarizing results of data file and the follow-up tasks on the data structure to solve related problems and inconsistencies such as missing data or incorrect data values.
Demonstrate positive interpersonal skills by effectively collaborating with other team members to identify and resolve problems.
Develop and maintain dashboards with most up to date data extracts.
Integrate datasets retrieved from multiple data sources and identify opportunities for automation in data extraction.
Assist internal customers with data input, reporting, graphing and analysis.
Support the design, creation, and deployment of data solutions.
Responsible for frequently taking a formal or an informal lead on project tasks and to lead efforts to design and implement data solutions, including data modeling. These tasks will arise from project deliverables as well as report and dashboard requirements covering a wide range of existing data sources.
Support the evaluation and optimization of our products and solutions on an ongoing basis.
Help assure the integrity of the data for current and future use.
Formalize and standardize data collection and analysis processes where appropriate.
Research and incorporate new and improved methods when relevant to ensure data solutions are meeting or exceeding modern standards.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Managing master data, including creation, updates, and deletion.
Managing users and user roles.
Provide quality assurance of imported data, working with quality assurance analyst if necessary.
Commissioning and decommissioning of data sets.
Processing confidential data and information according to guidelines.
Helping develop reports and analysis.
Managing and designing the reporting environment, including data sources, security, and metadata.
Supporting the data warehouse in identifying and revising reporting requirements.
Supporting initiatives for data integrity and normalization.
Generating reports from single or multiple systems.
Troubleshooting the reporting database environment and reports.
Evaluating changes and updates to source production systems.
Providing technical expertise on data storage structures, data mining, and data cleansing.
Data Analyst Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college in computer science or equivalent work experience.
Work experience as a data analyst or in related field.
Ability to work with stakeholders to assess potential risks.
Ability to analyze existing tools and databases and provide software solution recommendations.
Ability to translate business requirements into non-technical, lay terms.
High-level experience in methodologies and processes for managing large scale databases.
Demonstrated experience in handling large data sets and relational databases.
Understanding of addressing and metadata standards.
High-level written and verbal communication skills.
Microsoft Reporting Tools (Power BI),
ERP – Oracle,
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
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