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Data Analyst

  • Location: City of Mediapolis, 50392
  • Salary: $48.51 - $48.51 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Come work for this award-winning retirement and global asset management leader, helping people and businesses navigate a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement, investment services and insurance.

Position: Data Analyst
Location: Des Moines, IA, 50392
Term: 11 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Provide support and ownership of various report/data generation processes within the business unit.
  • Analyze full end to end process and read SAS code (Proc SQL, SAS Data Steps and SAS macros) to assist in process documentation.
  • Identify and suggest potential process improvements.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • 3-5 years of Data Analyst experience.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including verbal and written communication.
  • Computer skills and knowledge of/aptitude for business unit applications.
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical, math, and statistical skills and demonstrates the ability to identify and resolve complex problems.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Must be accurate and pay strong attention to detail.

Even better if you have:
  • Knowledge of company business unit products, including plan design, stakeholders, financial metrics, and insurance knowledge.
  • Strong SQL, SAS (Proc SQL, SAS Data Steps and SAS macros), and Microsoft Office product (VBA a plus) background.

About our client
Our client is a global financial company with 18,000 employees passionate about improving the wealth and well-being of people and businesses. In business for more than 140 years, it has helped more than 38 million customers plan, insure, invest, and retire, while working to support the communities where it does business, improve our planet, and build a diverse, inclusive workforce. Discover, grow, and thrive as part of a team that supports yo


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.