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Technical PM / BA (Data Focused)

  • Location: Irving, Texas, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Our client is seeking a Functional Data Analyst for a contract opportunity located in Irving, TX 


KEY RESPONSIBILITES AND DUTIES:

  • Utilize database knowledge, system capabilities to collect, clean, analyze, and effectively communicate information:
  • Identify and resolve data quality problems
  • Evaluate large data sets for quality and accuracy
  • Work with stakeholders to correct data quality errors
  • Able to examine and interpret relevant data to quickly develop an analysis plan that will answer key business questions and create value for the organization
  • Particularly skilled in quantitative analysis and data management
  • Analyze data, draw insights, and present results in a cohesive, intuitive, and simplistic manner to site and executive management in monthly and quarterly meetings
  • Identifies opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the systems and process being examined (process improvement/reengineering projects).
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities throughout the data life cycle
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert in cross functional team meetings.
  • Proactively contributes to multiple projects to support the solution design process and delivers the analytical models and algorithms to achieve business value
  • Cultivates a wide range of internal networks and begins to develop an external network of resources to facilitate completion of tasks.
  • May demonstrate basic project management skills by acting as a project lead on small, well defined project.
  • Influence exerted at peer level and occasionally at first levels of management
  • Plans, organizes and prioritizes own daily work routine to meet established schedule
  • Exercises authority and judgement within defined limits to determine appropriate action.

 

“MUST HAVE” SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Data Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Statistics.
  • Strong database experience, e.g. SQL or Oracle
  • 2+ years of in-depth technical knowledge/expertise in the following Azure services; Azure Data Lake, Azure SQL Data Warehouse/DB, Azure Data Factory, Blob Storage or complementing technologies.
  • Experience implementing process improvements and efficiencies
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and presentation / facilitation skills (e.g. giving PowerPoint presentations, explaining data analysis findings for Executive Reviews and Product Reviews).
  • Self-starter who can plan their own work to meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, have a strong desire to learn, and be adaptable to a fast paced, ever-changing environment

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • EDUCATION: Bachelors/4 Yr Degree
  • YEARS OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE: 5+ Years