ELCB Information Services (Pty) Ltd: Data Analyst

Company ELCB Information Services (Pty) Ltd
Reference # RT0001
Published 29/09/2020
Contract Type Contract
6 Months
Location East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
BI transforms raw data into useful information for business decision making purposes. The position will work closely with our clients to design, collate and deliver the reporting requirements based on the identified metrics.

We are looking for a Data Analyst/Report Writer that has skills in data warehouse design and build as well as reporting skills in Power BI.

Delivering key reports and outputs are key to our client along with meeting of the agreed timelines and deadlines.

Job Functions Analysis,Data Analysis,Data Management,Information Technology
Industries IT – Information Technology,Software Development
Data Analysis & Reporting
•Write technical documentation
•Compliance to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
•Assimilation of various data sources
•Assisting the development team in designing relevant data structure for capture and processing of data
•Design of the data warehouse structure
•Implementation of the data warehouse structures
•Importing and cleansing of the various data sources into the data warehouse
•Designing of the models to support the reporting requirements
•Building of reports in Power BI
•Delivery of insights and recommendations
•Always be Accountable for what you do and work on
•Provide guidance to team on best practice solutions
•Review root cause analysis of issues ensuring implementation of the solution
•Identify areas to improve system performance and availability
•Resolve complex technical design issues
•Possess up-to-date knowledge of technological developments in the industry
•Possess strong problem solving and decision-making skills while using good judgment
•Multi-task and change from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure
Communicate effectively and professionally in all forms of communication with customers
Skills Requirements:
•Degree or Diploma in Computer Science / Information Systems / Statistics / Data Science
•Microsoft Certifications Advantageous
•Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Data Analyst role on the Microsoft stack
•Proven track record of experience
•Strong BI Experience
•Strong SQL Experience (Database Design, Queries, Stored Procs…)
•Strong Reporting experience in visualisation tools – PowerBI (or others)
•Strong knowledge of and a passion for data analytics, data visualization, data interpretation, predictive modelling
•Strong communication skills and the confidence and ability to present effectively across different levels of seniority
•The ability to communicate with people from different technical domains (IT, engineering, finance) as well as marketing specialists and business managers.
•An understanding of software engineering concepts is beneficial
Beneficial Skills:
•Report writing (Crystal, SSRS)
•MCP Exam(s)
•Azure DevOps / Git / Source Control
Required Behavioural Traits:
•Meticulous attention to detail
•Driven to deliver quality work
•Excellent problem-solving skills
•Self-disciplined and self-motivated with good time management
•Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
•Innovative and passionate about data
•Able to run with a given task
•Solutions driven
Job Closing Date 06/10/2020