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Data Analyst

  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia, 30318
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Data Analyst

Location: Atlanta, GA 30318

Term: 8 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Propose and implement analytics solutions to support business needs and data-driven decisions.
  • Support new system implementation projects, including data feeds, data design, and mapping.
  • Work with stakeholders and Business Analysts to understand business processes preferably HR) and detailed requirements for reports and data feeds.
  • Identify and document data sources, criteria, and data mapping.
  • Use SQL to identify, extract, and analyze data.
  • Assess data quality and implement solutions to ensure accurate reporting.
  • Propose solutions to collect new data points to support metrics and identify trends.
  • Design reports/dashboard layouts to present data in a clean, consumable, and insightful format.
  • Write report and data feed specifications for BI, ETL, and Webservices Developers.
  • Receive and prioritize requests for reports.
  • Assist customers with ad-hoc reporting needs.
  • Audit existing reports and propose improvements for findability of data.
  • Serve as a resource to Business Analysts and Developers for data-related needs.
  • Support development of other team members' data analysis skills though knowledge share.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Must have experience with BI, ETL and Webservice.
  • Experience using SQL to identify, extract, and analyze data.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • 3-4 years of experience in performing data analysis.
  • 3-4 years of experience as a business analyst (working with stakeholders on requirements and business process).
  • 2-3 years of experience writing complex SQL queries.
  • Expert level SQL skills; experience writing complex queries with multiple table joins.
  • Strong analytical and conceptual thinking; resourceful problem-solver.
  • Basic knowledge of database design principles, deep understanding of relational databases.
  • Familiarity with data warehouse, data mart, ETL, and webservices concepts.
  • Exposure to reporting tools and some hands-on experience building reports.
  • Advanced Excel skills (formulas, charts, pivot tables).

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!